Frequently asked questions and answers about the USA Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas.
Where is the USA Grand Prix located?
The USA is located on the southern-eastern outskirt of the diverse city of Austin, Texas. The purpose built circuit provides great viewing from every grandstand, whilst the convenient location of the track so close to the amazing city of Austin allows for entertainment both on and off the circuit for every visitor.
What is the address?
9201 Circuit of the Americas Boulevard
Austin, Texas 78617
United States of America
How long is the Circuit of the Americas?
The Austin circuit is 5.15km.
Which grandstand is best to sit in?
For detailed information on the seating options, check out our where to sit guide here. We provide in-depth information on best views and action you can see from each of the grandstand seating options available for the event.
What is the nearest airport to the Circuit of the Americas?
The Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is the closest airport to both the circuit and to the city of Austin, with taxis provided to transport you to your accommodation so you can start you race weekend in no time.
Where should I stay near Circuit of the Americas?
Austin’s diverse culture means there are a host of accommodation options to suit all budgets and styles from cosy guesthouses to luxurious hotels in the centre of downtown Austin. What’s more, anywhere you choose in Austin will guarantee you’ll be conveniently close to the diverse entertainment culture of the city, offering live music, fine dining, and many bars to enjoy your evenings in after an eventful day at the circuit. For more information on the hot places to stay, check out our accommodation advice.
What is the climate like?
In 2015, the Austin Grand Prix was postponed due to heavy rain conditions, so visitors should prepare for every eventuality when travelling to the circuit. That means packing a raincoat, umbrella, sun cream, sunglasses and a hat – being prepared for both extremes will ensure you enjoy your time at the circuit.
Are refreshments provided on the Circuit of the Americas?
Unfortunately, the Austin track forbids spectators from bringing your own food or drinks into the circuit. However there are a wide range of food and beverage options throughout the circuit to keep you watered and fed whilst watching the race.
What is the local currency?
The USA’s local currency is the US Dollar.