2017 Le Mans Dates and B&B Accommodation    

2017 Le Mans Moto GP, 2017 Le Mans 24 Hours, 2018 Le Mans Classic

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Le Mans 2017 Dates and Accommodation

We are now accepting 2017 Le Mans B&B bookings : click to book directly, cut out middlemen and save money!

Le Mans MotoGP 2017 :
2017 MotoGP weekend dates to be confirmed but are provisionally 19-21 May 2017 (Fri-Sun).
2017 Moto GP accommodation is for minimum 3 nights on a bed & breakfast basis.
B&B accommodation prices 300€ for 3 nights, 385€ for 4 nights, further nights 70€.

Le Mans 24 Hours 2017 :
Le Mans 24 Hours race weekend is 17-18 June 2017.
2017 Le Mans 24 Hours accommodation is minimum 3 nights on a bed & breakfast basis.
B&B accommodation prices 300€ for 3 nights, 385€ for 4 nights, further nights 70€.

Le Mans Classic 2018 :
The Le Mans Classic dates should normally be second weekend of July 2018.
We are not accepting enquiries yet.

Le Mans payments: 150€ deposit on booking, second instalment 150€ 2 months before arrival, balance on arrival. We have had problems in the past with people booking up to 12 months ahead then cancelling as the date approaches; to discourage this there are no automatic refunds.

Directions to Le Mans Race Circuit

GPS SatNav coordinates for Le Mans circuit entrance/Museum of the Le Mans 24 Hours:    47.956, 0.208
Le Mans Directions

We are 30 minutes from Le Mans town and 45 minutes from the Le Mans Race Circuit. NB Queues for parking at the circuit may delay your entry - allow plenty of time!

All Le Mans race events take place at the Le Mans 24 Hours Circuit (aka Circuit Bugatti du Mans). For a great scenic drive cut across country from our B&B via Ballon, or join the D338 at Fyé and follow that road to the circuit. The D338 is the main road between Le Mans and Alençon. Alternatively take the autoroute A28 (tolls apply) and follow the signs for the "Circuit 24 Heures", "Aeroport" or the "MMArena" football ground, both of which are next to the track.

Le Mans Circuit Access Plan

GPS SatNav coordinates for Le Mans circuit entrance/Museum of the Le Mans 24 Hours:    47.956, 0.208

le mans circuit access plan


Buy Le Mans race tickets directly from the ACO organisers and book accommodation directly with us to get the best deal.

The ACO has a club called "Passion 24 VIP" that costs only 109€ and gives many member privileges, including special rates on car, bike and truck races, priority booking of 24 Hours race tickets, etc.

  • Special rates on tickets for all car, bike and truck races
  • Priority booking of Le Mans 24 Hours tickets
  • Reserved access to the ACO Club Enclosure
  • Free kart session during the Le Mans 24 Hours race
  • 24 Hours Official Souvenir pack after the 24 Hours race
  • Discounts on Le Mans circuit shop merchandise

Click image for ticket details and Passion 24 VIP membership

Tickets for le mans


Grandstand seats are NOT included in the general entry price and vice versa. If you are spending a long time at the track YOU SHOULD AT LEAST CONSIDER a grandstand ticket, particularly for the Le Mans 24 Hours. If in a group you could share a smaller number of grandstand seats.

All grandstands are covered except Wollek - see the plan below. Grandstands 17 and 18 are reserved for ACO Members. Prices are from 55€ to 100€ (2016).

  • TRIBUNE 16 SOMMER 100€
  • TRIBUNE 05 DUNLOP 100€

Click image for Le Mans Grandstand ticket details

Grandstand tickets for le mans


When you buy your entry ticket, also book your parking space. Parking at the Le Mans circuit costs between 15 and 30 euro for the duration of the race. The zones around the course are colour coded Red, Green, Blue and Yellow.

Be prepared for queues at the beginning and end of each day. For more information on specific access conditions, please refer to the description of each area.

Click image for Le Mans Parking details

parking le mans

Le Mans Race Dates 2017 - 2018

France Superbikes March 2017
24 Heures Moto April 2017
Series V de V FFSA Classic Endurance April 2017
Le Mans Moto GP (Grand Prix de France Moto) May 2017
Le Mans 24 Hours June 2017
Le Mans Classic July 2016
Fete De L'ACO July 2016
24 Heures Karting July 2016
Championnat du Monde Karting KZSeptember 2016
24 Hours Camions (Lorries)October 2016

Le Mans Race Details

French MotoGP (Le Mans MotoGP)

The French MotoGP is run on Le Mans Circuit Bugatti: part of the MotoGP World Championship.

Test Day Le Mans 24 Hours

24 Hours Test Weekend - the test weekend is every bit as exciting as the race weekend and you get a better view without paying a fortune for a grandstand seat!

24 Hours Le Mans

THE motorsport event of the year, renowned the world over and the biggest event of the World Le Mans Series. 24 hours of non-stop action attended by massive, enthusiastic crowds - the biggest motorsports party in the world.

The Le Mans 24 Hours is usually the second weekend in June but it can vary by a week or so either way. The cheapest way to book tickets is directly with the ACO www.24h-lemans.com and book your accommodation separately (e.g. our B& B!).

Le Mans Classic

Le Mans Classic takes place in even numbered years, alternating with Le Mans Story.

The Le Mans Classic is a fantastic chance to see legendary cars of years past in racing action. For three days, stunning cars of Le Mans past relive the glory days of the 24 Hours Le Mans with non-stop racing by day and night. A very different atmosphere to the 24 Hours, bringing together drivers, enthusiasts, clubs and exhibitors in a more genteel atmosphere than the regular 24 Hours.

In odd numbered years it is the turn of Le Mans Story, which normally takes place over the first weekend of July. Le Mans Story is run over the Bugatti Circuit and 2015 was the 6th running of the event. Some 300 historic race cars take part in different race classes, from 50's micro racers to saloon cars that ran the Mille Miglia to single seaters from F1, F2 etc.


Promosport Motorbike racing is close and competitive, a showcase for the biking superstars of the future.

24 Hours Karting

24 Hours Karting - organised by A.S.K.-A.C.O. on the Circuit Alain Prost.

Le Mans 24 Hours Moto (Bikes)

The extraordinary sound fest that is Le Mans 24 Hours Moto (Bikes), with a free rock concert on the Saturday night from 21h00.

With over 800 laps of the circuit to be completed, the 24 Heures Moto is an immensely tough challenge for the machines, riders and support teams.

For 2015 the race reverted to April, following a number of years when it was held in September.

24 Hours Trucks

24 Hours Trucks - has to be seen to be believed! A popular event with 45,000 plus spectators attending.

Bed & Breakfast Le Mans