Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2021
INFO & SCHEDULE

2021 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Dates & Schedule


2021 Race Status: ON SCHEDULE
Practice 1: December 10, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Practice 2: December 10, 2021, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Practice 3: December 11, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Qualifying: December 11, 2021, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Race: December 12, 2021, 5:10 PM - 7:10 PM

Track Location & Address

Yas Marina Circuit
Yas Island
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


Race Information

Single Lap Length: 5.55 km (3.45 mi)
Total Race Distance: 305.35 km (189.74 mi)
Number of Laps: 55

Frequently Asked Questions for the 2021 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Can I Park at the Track?

Parking is available for spectators, but parking should be pre-booked.

Is There Reserved Seating?

All grandstand seating comes with a reserved seat. Spectators will have an unobstructed view of the circuit.

Does the Circuit Have Disabled / Reduced-Mobility Access?

Yas Marina Circuit features specific seating for spectators with limited mobility. Special seating should be booked at time of ticket purchased.

Is There Food at the Track?

North Oasis, West Oasis, South Oasis, and the F1 Village all offer fast-food and beverage stands for spectators. The shopping center next to Ferrari World offers additional affordable options. Eateries within the nearby Marina are high-end and costlier.

What Should I Bring with Me?

  • Sunscreen
  • Bottled water (0.5 litre maximum)
  • Ear plugs
  • Portable radio and headphones
  • Cameras or camcorders


  • What’s Prohibited at the Race?

  • Outside food or beverage
  • Smoking
  • Drugs/Alcohol
  • Weapons/Firearms
  • Fireworks


  • How Should I Dress on Race Day?

    Spectators should dress comfortably. Polos, trousers, skirts, dresses, and collared shirts are recommended.

    What Activities Are Available at the Track?

    Yas Marina Circuit is near three theme parks. Among them is Ferrari World. Spectators also have access to the F1 Village, which features:
    • Merchandise
    • Food and drinks
    • Photo opportunities
    All Abu Dhabi Grand Prix tickets grant entry into the Tasalam Post-Race Concerts at Du Arena, behind the North grandstand.

    What’s the Best Transportation to Get to the Track?

    Spectators have several transportation options during race weekend, including:
    • Taxis
    • Park and Ride Shuttle
    • Buses: Bus No. 195, 200, 201, 203, 300, 302, and 304 run from the suburbs to the circuit. Bus No. 170, 180, 185, and 190 run from the city center to the circuit


    What are some dining suggestions for after the Race?

    Spectators will be able to find dining at the following venues after the race:
  • Yotto
  • Club Rotana
  • Itran Restaurant
  • Ristorante Cavallino
  • Belgian Beer Cafe
  • Rangoli at Yas Island Rotana


  • When Should I Arrive at the Track?

    General Admission spectators are advised to arrive as early as possible. The circuit is open at 9:00 AM.

    Are There Any Pre-Race Events?

    The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will have big-name concerts running all weekend.