Kempton Park

Staines Road East, Sunbury-on-Thames, TW16 5AQ
10-40 (Adult) | Evening races 15


  • Visitor Information

Kempton ParkThe closest racecourse to London (just 40 minutes from Waterloo by train), Kempton Park has a very different atmosphere to the more rural courses with DJs and discos to keep the crowds entertained, cheap floodlit evening races to attract working punters on weekdays and no dress code beyond a vague adherence to respectability. The most famous races are held during the Christmas Festival on 26th and 27th December, including the King George VI Chase, which was won four times by Desert Orchid. There are around fifty race-days a year, many of them clustered in April and September. Kempton Park is now floodlit so you can enjoy a race as the sun goes down. Grab a pint, place a bet and cheer on your horse from the sidelines, gripping that lucky ticket tight, in case she comes home! A day at the races is a brilliant release from the usual humdrum activities. Between March and April the fixture list is chock-a-block with over 50 races. If you've got kids, you should try one of the family days with a creche and free activities for the little ones.

Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Sunbury Railway Station
9 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

The Avenue
26 minutes walk
Tangley Park Road
26 minutes walk

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Shopping near Kempton Park

The best shops and markets near Kempton Park
Sunbury Antiques Market/Kempton Park Racecouse Market
London > Shopping > Antiques
Kempton Park Racecourse, exit junction 1, M3 Staines Road East, TW16 | Same location as Kempton Park
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Leisure near Kempton Park

Kempton Park gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Kempton Park
London > Leisure >
Staines Road East, Sunbury-on-Thames, TW16 | Same location as Kempton Park
The closest racecourse to London (just 40 minutes from Waterloo by train), Kempton Park has a very different atmosphere to the more rural courses with DJs ... More

Pubs near Kempton Park

The best pubs near London Kempton Park.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marney's Village Inn
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Alma Road, Esher, KT10 | 3.5 miles from Kempton Park
This picturesque pub is an out-of-town hidden gem, perfect for a Sunday jaunt or if you're visiting nearby Hampton Court. Marney's Village Inn is the kind ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
White Swan
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 | 4.2 miles from Kempton Park
With probably one of the most idyllic settings of any of London's pubs, the White Swan is well worth a visit if you're in this neck ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Greyhound
London > Nightlife > Pubs
82 Kew Green, Richmond, TW9 | 7 miles from Kempton Park
The smallest of four pubs on Kew Green, The Greyhound closed down in 2009 amid fears for its future. Now back open and with its former ... More
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