The map below illustrates anticipated street closures, shuttle routes, and festival areas related to Formula 1, 2013 in Austin Texas. Click on items on the map to get more information, zoom in and out, or pan with your mouse.
For a larger map, with legend, click HERE, or download a PDF HERE.
If you’re flying to Austin, you’ll experience the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. This resource provides tips on customs, security and the airport itself that will make your trip a smooth one.
Whether you’re looking for information about rental cars or public transit, this page will get you to the right destination.
Get to the Race
Circuit of the Americas Address: 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd., Austin, TX 78617
Circuit of the Americas gates open to the public at 7:30 a.m. Sunday’s Grand Prix race begins at 1 p.m.
Downtown Shuttle passes cannot be purchased in advance, they must be purchased onsite of the Downtown Shuttle at the Austin Convention Center. Patrons in the downtown can walk to the Austin Convention Center to ride a round-trip shuttle to the track.
For more detailed parking information and to purchase parking passes visit circuitoftheamericas.com/transportation.
Biking and Walking
- Bicycle Route: Bicycles may park at Richard Moya Park, located at 10001 Burleson Road, Austin, TX 78719. A complimentary shuttle will be provided from there to the track.
- No Walking: Walking to the race facility from outside of the property is not allowed. This is strictly for safety reasons and pedestrians will not be given access to the track.
Check out this resource for information on parking at the Circuit of the Americas™ or in Downtown Austin.
Whether its race day or game day, public transportation service Capital Metro has you covered. For more information, call 512-474-1200 or visit Capital Metro's website.
North Bound/ South Bound
Catch a southbound bus on Congress Avenue to get to Fan Fest or the Circuit of the Americas shuttle stop. Or head north to get to the Texas State Capitol and the University of Texas. Use the 1L/1M, 5, 7, 10 or 20 to get where you want to go. Football fans don’t have to miss out on any of the F1 festivities. Take Capital Metro from Guadalupe/West Mall to get from UT to downtown for Fan Fest (SB, stop ID 497/NB, stop ID 1042)
West Bound/ East Bound
Use the 4, 21 or 22 to go between the Fan Fest at Republic Square Park and the Circuit of the Americas shuttle stop at the Austin Convention Center.
Not ready to call it a night? Then Capital Metro’s Night Owls are at your service. With buses operating between Midnight and 3 A.M., there’s no reason you can’t see the best of what Austin’s nightlife has to offer.
If you’re looking for the fastest and easiest connection between Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and Downtown Austin, hop onto a MetroAirport bus. Just $1 for a hassle-free ride between ABIA and Austin.
Back by popular demand, Capital Metro will offer expanded MetroRail service during the Formula 1 weekend. MetroRail trains will operate:
- Friday, Nov. 15: 6 a.m. – 12:30 a.m. (Saturday morning)
- Saturday, Nov. 16: 8 a.m. – Midnight (service between Lakeline and Downtown only)
- Sunday, Nov. 17: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. (service between Lakeline and Downtown only)