Heading to Silverstone for the British Grand Prix MotoGP this weekend? We've got all the info you need to know about travelling there by train, including which station to go to, and upcoming train times.
The nearest train station to Silverstone is Wolverton Rail Station, situated 10.3 miles away from the race track with direct train services from London Euston, Birmingham New Street and Northampton train stations.
Banbury, Milton Keynes Central and Northampton train stations are also less than 13 miles away, and you can hop on a bus from any of these stations to Silverstone.
You can catch a direct Avanti West Coast train from London Euston to Wolverton, Bambury, Milton Keynes or Northampton to make your way to Silverstone.
|Weekdays||06:15 - 11:00|
|Staffing level||Part time|
|Telephone types||Coins and cards|
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|Staff Help notes|
Please note that staff help is only available when the ticket office is open.
To ensure that we provide the best service possible we recommend that customers who require assistance book with us and provide at least 1 working day's notice. We will always aim to assist customers whether they have booked assistance or not. Booking assistance gives you the extra reassurance that your needs will be met.
|Customer Service notes|
We are open from 07:00 to 19:00 Monday to Friday and 08:00 to 16:00 on Saturdays, Sundays and all Bank Holidays except Christmas Day. A recorded message service is available outside of these hours.
**Wolvertonÿÿis accredited by the Secure Station Scheme**
|Customer help points||Unavailable|
|Everyday||Open 24 hours|
|Weekdays||Open 24 hours|
|Saturday||Open 24 hours|
|Sunday||Open 24 hours|
|Car parking spaces||238|
|Cycle storage spaces||40|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Unavailable|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Available|
|Cycle storage notes|
|Step-free access||Part of station|
|Step-free access notes|
Access to Booking Hall and Birmingham platform via ramp or 8 steps. Footbridge with 27 steps up and down to Warwick platform (2). Alternative step-free access from eastern side of station to Warwick platform. Step-free route between platforms is 360m, entrance to Birmingham platform from car park at southern end of platform. Additional entrance to Birmingham platform at northern end of platform.ÿ Please note there is a large gap between the train and the platform which some users may find difficult.
|Ramps for train access||Unavailable|
|Accessible ticket machines||Available|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Unavailable|
|Accessible taxis notes|
Accessible taxis are not available
Silverstone Circuit is home to the British Grand Prix and is built on the site of a World War II Royal Air Force bomber station. The Arena Grand Prix Circuit is 5.9 km and involves 18 turns. Its capacity is 150,000.