Horse Racing

A day at the races is a popular activity for many groups. We at Hastings minibus hire can provide a variety of minibuses and coaches to suit any group outing to the races. Whether travelling to one of the nearby courses, or for a trip further afield, we have a vehicle to suit. Small groups can take advantage of our 8-to 14-seater minibuses, mid-sized groups can travel comfortably in our 16 to 24-seater minibuses, our 33 to 72-seater coaches are recommended for large groups.

Hastings is well situated with three nearby courses, offering racing throughout the year.

Plumpton, renowned as a nursery ground for young horses, is a gem in the UK racing world. Offering hunt jump racing over a 1-mile circuit. They offer 16 racing events between September and May. Key events are the Sussex National race day on 7th January, and Ladies Day on 13th May, another key race is the Moorcroft Racehorse Welfare Centre race day on 22nd October.

Brighton offers flat racing between late April and mid-October. The Festival of Racing between the 8th to 10th August, with Ladies day on the 9th August, is the main racing event at this regional course. The course has a grandstand, for a champagne day out.

Lingfield Park offers All-weather, Flat, turf and jumps racing, throughout the year, with racing events every month. The Winter Derby and the Derby Trial are key events in February, and the All-weather Championship Finals Day is the highlight of the year.

Hiring a Hastings Minibus Hire luxury executive 16-seater minibus, with a group of friends, can give you an amazing day at the races. We can provide vehicles for longer trips to Royal Ascot, Aintree or Ayr. We can supply a professional driver, to get you to any course in Britain, or even to continental tracks. Give our helpful team a call, to discuss your needs. We will do our best to exceed your expectations.