Donington Park

Donington Park motor racing circuit was the first permanent park circuit in England. Today, the twists and turns of the circuit really put riders’ skills to the test.

Track Length

1.957 miles

Fastest Lap

Donington Park circuit plan

Location and Directions

Donington Park is situated right at the heart of England, just minutes from M1 junction 23A and Moto Donington Park motorway services and Travelodge, or junction 24 southbound. Sat nav address - Donington Park, Castle Donington, Derby, DE74 2RP

FROM NORTH (M1/A50)
Leave the M1 at junction 24, then at the roundabout take the 4th exit onto the A453 (signposted Tamworth, Birmingham). At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A453 (signposted East Midlands Airport, Diseworth, Donington Park).

Go past the Donington Park Service Area (MOTO). At roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A453. At the next roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A453, go past the Airport, then straight on at the traffic lights (signposted for Donington Park Paddock Entrance), take the first right onto Melbourne Lane and then the Donington Park entrance is half a mile on your right.

Sat Nav's will take you to this entrance using the postcode DE74 2RP.

FROM SOUTH (M1/M42/A42)
Leave the M1 at junction 23a, then merge onto the A42 (signposted Stoke A50). At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A453 (signposted East Midlands Airport, Diseworth, Donington Park). Go past Donington Park Service Area (MOTO). At roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A453.

At next roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A453. At next roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A453, go past the Airport, then straight on at the traffic lights (signposted for Donington Park Paddock Entrance), take the first right onto Melbourne Lane and then the Donington Park entrance is half a mile on your right.

For those arriving via the A42, follow signs onto the A453 at Tongue.

Sat Nav's will take you to this entrance using the postcode DE74 2RP.

BY TRAIN
The nearest train station to Donington Park is East Midlands Parkway, through which East Midlands Trains operate regular trains.

BY COACH
National Express Coaches offer coaches to East Midlands Airport. Coaches frequently go from Derby, Loughborough, London Victoria coach station and other national destinations.

Donington Park
Castle Donington,
Derby
DE74 2RP


01332 810048

Location and direction info on the Donington Park website

Video lap of the Donington Park circuit

The circuit video will be coming soon

Lap Records

Class Name Machine Date Time Speed
250GP Ant Hodson Yamaha TZ 250 27-Jul-14 01:12.553 97.10
250NGC Paul Metcalfe Aprilia / Honda 250 27-Jul-14 01:16.718 91.83
250 Pre 92 Rich Grinling Yamaha TZ A 26-Jul-14 01:17.692 90.68
GP 125cc Arnie Shelton Honda 125GP 08-May-16 01:18.240 90.04
600cc Bradley Hughes Yamaha R6 27-Jun-14 01:11.050 99.15
Open Ben Godfrey BMW S1000 R 08-May-16 01:09.380 101.54
Sound of Thunder Jonathan Railton Ducati 899 Panigale 08-May-16 01:11.700 98.25
Super Twin Daniel Harrison Suzuki SV 650 08-May-16 01:17.010 91.48
Super Mono Dave Hampton Tigcraft Minimoto 45 14-May-17 01:17.272 89.13
Powerbikes Max Alexander BMW S1000 RR 14-May-17 1:09-421 101.48
1300 S’stocks Jim Walker Kawasaki ZX10R 07-May-16 01:14.870 94.09
700 S’Stocks Tom Williams Triumph 683 08-May-16 01:15.030 93.89
PI Stocks 1300 Thomas Payne Yamaha R! 1998 14-May-17 01:14.861 94.11
PI Stocks 700 Jon Wright Honda CBR 600 SF 08-May-16 01:16.650 91.91
Open 500 Chris Martin Yamaha TZ 250 08-May-16 01:14.360 94.74
Mini Twins Dale Thomas Suzuki SV650 02-Jun-12 01:17.650 90.73
F400 Simon Gates Kawasaki ZXR 400 27-Jul-14 01:17.850 90.49
400 S’stocks Daniel Tilley Kawasaki ZXR 400 26-Jul-14 01:20.620 87.38
Formula 125cc Liam Delves Aprilia 125 27-Jul-14 01:26.690 81.26
GP45 Sam Edwards Aprilia RRV 450 27-Jul-14 01:17.700 90.67
FPS – Ban Glynn Nicholls Bandit 600 13-May-17 01:21.499 86.44
FPS – Pre 87 Phil Webber Suzuki GSX 750 13-May-17 01:19.718 88.37
Desmo ‘A’ Andy Blomfield Ducati 620 SS 13-May-17 01:22.871 85.01
Desmo ‘B’ Jack Younge Ducati Desmo 600 13-May-17 01:25.572 82.33
Open Newcomers Stuart Hallam Yamaha R6 26-Jul-14 01:15.430 93.40
Mini Twin Newcomers Neil Reading Suzuki SV 650 26-Jul-14 01:22.780 85.10
500 Newcomers Tom Harrison Kawasaki ZXR 400 13-May-17 01:21.002 86.97
Sidcars Open Stevens/Charlwood LCR Kawasaki 1000 13-May-17 01:12.183 97.60
Sidecars F2 Cookson/Thomas Ireson Honda 27-Jul-14 01:16.420 92.19
FSRA F2 Sidecars Founds/Walmsley LCR Motrac Suzuki 07-May-16 01:14.790 94.19
OVERALL
Solo Ben Godfrey BMW S1000 R 08-May-16 01:09.380 101.54
Sidecars Stevens/Charlwood LCR Kawasaki 1000 13-May-17 01:12.183 97.60