Travel to Goodwood festival of speed


Travel to the Goodwood festival of speed in style. The celebration of motorsport and car culture is set to be a fantastic event this year on Thursday 13th July to Sunday 16th July 2023. This three day event offers up close and personal views of the most luxury cars as they tackle the famous Hillclimb track.

Founded in 1993 by Lord March, the Goodwood festival of speed was organised to bring back motor racing to the Goodwood circuit. A small number of historic vehicles lined up to take place at the first ever event on June 20th. The day had been a huge success, bringing in crowds of 25k despite the 24 hours of le mans that year. 

A year later and Goodwood turned into a two day event, by 1996 it had evolved into the three day event it is today. The moving motor show was added many years later.

The Hillclimb is by far one of the most famous events at the show. Visitors gain close access to a track which climbs 92.7m metres high with an average gradient of 4.9%. A record time was set by Romain Dumas in an electric VW I.D r at 39.9 seconds. 

So what can you do at the Goodwood Festival of speed and how do you get there? Here at Atlas we have all the information you need about the Goodwood Festival of Speed and how you can travel in style and comfort. 


Where is Goodwood Festival of Speed?

Goodwood festival of speed is held over three days in the breathtaking parkland surrounding Goodwood house. This is the ultimate summer garden party. Why spend the time waiting in traffic when you can take to the skies in a chartered helicopter flight? 


What can I do at Goodwood Festival?

Immerse yourself in all things motorsport as you spend your days viewing super cars, road bikes and more. With fantastic air shows, practice races and more happening on day one! Enjoy a wide range of food and drinks as you peruse the finest motor vehicles.

Make sure you make time to watch the iconic hill climb. In 2022 it was McMurtry Speirling who set an amazing record pace on Shootout Sunday. 

Hospitality at Goodwood

Goodwood festival of speed offers amazing hospitality options for all. From specialty foods, fantastic drinks, and the classic afternoon teas. There is something for everyone. If you are planning  a special occasion at Goodwood festival of speed make sure you mention it when booking!

Clark pavilion 

Cark pavilion is a contemporary setting located near the track which has the best views of the hillclimb. 

Putting Green

Putting green is only minutes from the action and perfect to add a little bit of elegance to your time at Goodwood.

Library Lawn Garden Party

True to British style the Library Lawn Garden Party is perfect for the informal gathering right at the centre of all the action. 


How do I travel to the Goodwood Festival?

The Goodwood festival of speed is located at Goodwood House in Chichester. Travel to the festival couldn’t be easier. Skip the traffic and take a chartered helicopter flight so you can spend every minute of the event enjoying all it has to offer.    

Organising travel with Atlas couldn’t be easier. With access to our online quote generator you are able to receive a quote for your travel quickly. If you need any assistance our team is here to answer your questions by phone or message. Ensuring you have the perfect travel solution is the most important aspect of our service. Our dedicated pilots are ready to take you where you need to be, simply call or message us.

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