There is racing throughout the year on Ascot's two tracks – the Flat and Jumps (for chasing and hurdles). The racecourse accounts for 10% of all UK racegoers, at 500,000 visitors per year. As well as races, Ascot also hosts conferences, banqueting, exhibitions, dinner dances, product launches and weddings.
Playing host to Royal Ascot, the racecourse sees more than 300,000 visitors across five days.
There is a frequent train service from Reading and London Waterloo stations, as well as regular coach services from a number of operators. The car park is open from 9am–9pm.