Sporting activities

Vincennes Hippodrome de Paris Member

2 route de la Ferme - 75012 Paris

Bois de Vincennes - 12e Arrondissement


The Paris-Vincennes racecourse, situated in the heart of the Bois de Vincennes in the east of Paris, has the reputation of being a mecca for trot. Inaugurated in 1863, it today extends over 42 hectares. It has an exterior 2,000 m track, can accommodate 40,000 people and has 150 boxes for trotters. It plays host to the majority of big French races and international horse events, like the Grand Prix d’Amérique. The Vincennes racecourse has modern facilities for the comfort of visitors, fans and betting fans: 3 catering points and a bar, a 3,000 m² lobby and a giant 160 m² screen.


The racecourse is situated in the Bois de Vincennes.

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Gift shop
  • Car park/Parking
  • Coach park
  • Restaurant

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Documentation in a foreign language

  • English
  • Chinese

Educational activities

A free games library is open from 1.30pm to 6pm for children aged 5 to 12.


The Paris-Vincennes racecourse has 3 catering points: the Panoramique, the Café Casaques and the Heat Bar.

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

€3; reduced rate: €1.50. Prices are modified according to the Grand Prix d'Amérique event.

Free for young people and children

Under 18s.

Methods of payment

  • CB/Visa
  • Eurocard/Mastercard
  • Amex

Opening times

According to the races.

Exceptional opening

  • 1 January
  • Easter
  • Easter Monday
  • 25 December

Voir la carte

Vincennes Hippodrome de Paris

2 route de la Ferme
75012 Paris
Tel.. +33 (0) 1 49 77 17 17

  • Subway - Château de Vincennes
  • RER - Joinville-le-Pont
  • Bus - 112, arrêt Carrefour de la Beauté. Navette depuis le RER A les jours de course.

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

  • Physical Physical

Sporting activities in the same district: Bois de Vincennes

Sporting activities in the same arrondissement: 12th arrondissement

Sporting activities in Paris and in the Paris Region: Sporting activities

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