Group of people watching racing from balcony.
Group of people watching racing from balcony.
Off To The Races

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Tickets & Admission

Information On Tickets And Admission At Hereford Races

A day at the races can offer many things, whether an admission ticket for one or raceday packages for many there are a variety of tickets and offers regularly available.  For information and special offers we recommend registering to receive our newsletter.  Advance tickets start from just £10 and our value raceday packages from £22 generally include admission ticket, racecard, food and drink voucher.  There is also a popular group ticket to buy 10 and get the 11th ticket free.  A number of concessions are also offered, see below, and if you would like to know more please call one of the team on 01432 273 560.  Please note there is a £2 fulfilment fee on all advance ticket bookings.  Gates typically open two hours before the first race, allowing plenty of time for visitors to arrive early, soak up the atmosphere and enjoy the pre racing entertainment that takes place on bigger racedays. If you want to buy tickets for an upcoming event, please visit our event calendar below.

Crowds standing in the grandstand at Hereford Racecourse.


We offer a number of concessions that are available on the gate only: 

  • £2 off general admission for Senior Citizens
  • £3 off general admission for Racegoers Club members
  • £3 off general admission for Elite Racing Club members
  • FREE admission for carers of disabled customers

There are also advance discounts which can offer more value than the above concessions, so be sure to check the raceday pricing first!

Valid ID/membership cards must be shown to qualify for the above concessions.

Children Go Free

Where else can you enjoy such a value family day out at the races, where U18s accompanied by an adult are admitted free of charge to ALL fixtures.  

Children do not need a ticket, but proof of age may be required so please don't be offended if asked. In the case where proof of age is requested, but cannot be provided, full admission may be charged. 

There are baby-changing facilities in the main toilets, Hummingbird Bar toilets and Rusty Bridge toilets.  

Two elderly racegoers watching the race through binoculars.

Abandonment & Refunds

Refunds are only available in the event of racing being abandoned, whereby the following applies: 

  • Abandoned before 1st race is completed - full refund or ticket valid for the next meeting
  • Abandoned before 3rd race is completed - 50% refund
  • Abandoned thereafter - no refund

No refunds are to be made on the day of racing. All refunds should be claimed in writing within 14 days of the meeting. Please enclose your ticket/s as proof of admission.

Official Race Day Photography

Paul Carter is our official race day photographer and we're sure you'll agree that his images are fantastic.  He captures the sporting excellence and daily atmosphere brilliantly!   

Whether you are after a specific racing shot, one of your favourite horse or if you would like to arrange in advance of a raceday for Paul to take photographs of you and your friends or colleagues please contact Paul direct on or call him on 01547 540 862. 

We publish a selection of images after each raceday on our Facebook page, and Paul also posts the full collection on his website Let Paul know the name of horse and name of race and he will do the rest!

Want to Buy Tickets?

If you wish to buy tickets for Hereford Races, takea look at our event calendar.

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Photography Policy

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