Malaysian Grand Prix Travel Guide – Explore Sepang!

Sepang started hosting the Formula 1 Grand Prix in 1999 and it quickly became a success due to several factors which boosted its allure. Sepang itself is a city of many attractions and this is the reason why people flock to Sepang even though the Grand Prix is no longer hosted here. Want to find out more about Sepang?

1). Why Sepang?

The Sepang International Circuit offered views unlike no other when it came to vantage points of the race and also, tickets were amongst the cheapest found on the Formula 1 calendar. While you’re ticking off things to do in Sepang if you happen to be looking for accommodation, there are several options, like Avani Sepang Goldcoast Resort for example.

2). Traits of The Track

The Sepang Circuit has offered for some adrenaline-inducing views with its wide, long straights that follow into tight corners which make for dramatic overtakes!

3). Deadly Weather

From 2001 to 2015 the races were consistently slotted in between March and April even though that is when the western monsoon came to town, bringing with it heavy rains which make for terrifying driving! Thankfully, this was later shifted.

4). Activities in Sepang

Take a break from the city, cars and head to GK Organic Farm where you will be taught how to select organic food! Or go to Flight Landing View, pull over and enjoy spectacular views of aircraft landing within close proximity!

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Malaysian F1 Grand Prix – Travel and Transport During the Race Weekend

The Malaysian F1 Grand Prix is one of the most awaited racing events which is set to take place from the 29th of September to 01 of October 2018. Read on to plan out your travels schedule for the race weekend!

Hail a Taxi

Hail yourself a taxi to get to and from, the circuit picks up zone located just outside of the main entrance. Do make sure to look out for official F1 stickers on the taxis as these are the vehicles authorised to make the pickups and drops off by the gate.

Board a Train

If your planning on coming in from KL for the circuit, the fastest way to arrive is to board the KLIA Express to KL International Airport. After which one can possibly get a taxi or the shuttle services to reach the track. A special ticket will be issued just for the race so do make sure to purchase it upon arriving at the train station, which can be easily accessed from hotels such as AVANI Sepang Goldcoast Resort.

Utilise the Coach or Bus Services

A shuttle bus service will be operated from 2 different pick-up points in KL, every 30 minutes starting from 8.00 a.m. As many tourists will be coming in to watch the race as it will be one of the most popular things to do in Sepang during this time.


Planning on driving to the circuit? Then take the North-South highway from KL, however, do make sure to book a parking space in advance to guarantee yourself a spot.

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