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A long shot of Parliament Hill track with the city as a backdrop.

In line with current advice from the government on Coronavirus (COVID-19) social distancing, coaching at the track will be suspended until further notice; however, the track will remain open for casual use. We apologise for any inconvenience.

The Parliament Hill Athletics Track is a Class A site and includes an eight-lane, all-weather running track.

Parliament Hill Track is located at Parliament Hill, Highgate Road, London, NW5 1QR.


Parliament Hill Track offers a number of facilities for athletics events, practices and meetings, including:

  • Synthetic-surfaced 400m athletics track
  • Synthetic-surfaced run-up and take-off areas for field events
  • Commentator's box with amplified sound, also suitable for recording
  • Changing accommodation for men and women
  • Floodlit evening use available on Tuesdays and Thursdays

Unfortunately, the track has no special facilities for spectators.

Opening hours for Parliament Hill Track

Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday: 7.45am until 30 minutes before dusk

Tuesday and Thursday: 7.45am until 8.40pm (late night opening with floodlights)

Sunday and bank holidays:7.45am until 4pm.

The times above are subject to closures of the track for exclusive use bookings. Exclusive use bookings generally occur between 9am - 5pm and will be notified in signage on site.

How to book

To book the track for events, meetings or school sessions, please contact us on 020 7332 3773.

For full terms and conditions, please see our Parliament Hill Athletics Regulations (102KB).


​Charge ​Fee
​Weekday meetings, full day charge* £257
​Weekday meetings, AM or PM* £160
Weekend and bank holiday meetings, full day charge​ ​£320
​School use, meeting, full day charge ​£154
​School use, session up to 2 hours ​£77
School use, meeting, AM or PM £129
​Individual ticket (Adult) £4.50
Individual ticket (Concession)​ £3
Monthly season ticket (Adult) £22
Monthly season ticket (Concession) £13
12 month season ticket (Adult) £77
​12 month season ticket (Concession)​ £46
Season ticket replacement cost £10

* except Bank Holidays

Hampstead Heath Extension track

A 90 metre, eight-lane grass track is also available at Hampstead Heath Extension for sports days and practice sessions from late May to late September each year.


£50 for up to 2 hours use 

05 October 2015
Last Modified:
20 March 2020