Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2020
Experience F1™ in Abu Dhabi
Starting in sunshine and ending at night with fireworks filling the sky, the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is perhaps the most exciting race on the F1™ calendar.
Challenging driving conditions and the longest straight on any F1™ track adds to the drama at the glamorous, cutting-edge Yas Marina Circuit. It’s where dreams are made or shattered, as the final race of the season.
In 2020, the season finale will be taking place behind closed doors – keeping the drivers, teams and spectators safe. Practice and qualifying will take place on Friday 11 and Saturday 12 December and race day is Sunday 13 December.
Keep checking back for the full weekend schedule and information for how and where you can watch the race in Abu Dhabi from afar.
From the warm-up to race day – the F1™ takes over Yas Marina Circuit from 11-13 December 2020.
Race timings are subject to change and will be confirmed a few weeks before the race.
Where to watch – the top spots
Wherever you decide to watch the big race, your ticket includes access to the F1™ Fan Zone – where you’ll find pop-up bars and restaurants – and entertainment at the After-Race Concerts. Three-day tickets include access to the Thursday pit lane walk, where you may even see your favourite drivers, teams and all-important cars up close.
Yasalam After-Race Concert tickets
The excitement doesn’t end when the racing stops. At the close of each day, some of the world’s biggest acts take to the stage at the Yasalam After-Race Concerts. Each event is open exclusively to Abu Dhabi F1™ ticket holders, with entry included in your ticket price.
Over the years, stand-out performances have come from international superstars including Beyoncé, The Killers, and Kylie Minogue.
The After-Race Concerts will be back in 2021 for those with race tickets, and bigger and bolder than ever.
Abu Dhabi F1™ Yas Marina – FAQs
In Abu Dhabi’s winter, the temperature reaches highs of 26°C and the sun is shining. On the day at Yas Marina, wear light clothing and a hat – with a cover up for the cooler evening and the concerts. Attitude towards dress is fairly liberal in the UAE, but modesty is appreciated. A lot of guests choose to dress up for the occasion, but you’ll spend lots of time on your feet, so dress for comfort too.
Yas Marina Circuit is 5.55km long (just over 3.4 miles). There are 21 turns on the circuit – nine to the left, 12 to the right. The record Formula 1™ lap time for the circuit is one minute and 39 seconds – held by Lewis Hamilton.
The F1 Paddock Club™ at Yas Marina offers the ultimate F1™ experience. Enjoy an unparalleled view from above the pits, with suite access and luxury hospitality. Your ticket includes all-day refreshments, with live cooking stations, a champagne bar, exclusive access to the F1™ pit lane and a 360-degree roof top terrace.
At Yas Marina Circuit, you choose your ultimate driving experience. Take to the wheel of the world’s most beautiful and powerful cars, like the Mercedes-AMG GTS Drive or the Ferrari 458 GT Drive. You can also opt for a passenger experience for a different taste of the track. Book your experience with Etihad Airways. The track is closed before and after the race so it’s best to check in advance..