Book Bahrain Grand Prix Tickets 2023 | March 3-5

About Bahrain International Circuit

F1 Bahrain GP 2023

Sakhir Circuit

  • No. of Laps: 57
  • No. of Corners: 15
  • Circuit Length: 5.412 km
  • Race Distance: 308.238 km

    The Bahrain International Circuit has hosted the Bahrain Grand Prix since 2004. The race is one of the longest on the Formula 1 calendar and is challenging due to the high temperatures and abrasive track surfaces.

    Known for its long straights, the Sakhir Circuit poses exciting overtaking opportunities with its tight corners. Book your Bahrain GP 2023 tickets now to experience nail-biting, edge-of-the-seat racing.

Bahrain GP 2023 Schedule

All timings mentioned are according to track time.

Day 1 - Friday

3rd March

FP1 & FP2 

Free Practice 1

  • 14:30-15:30

Free Practice 2

  • 18:00-19:00

Concerts: DJ Snake will be performing on Friday night, 3 March.

Day 2 - Saturday

4th March

FP3 & Qualifying

Free Practice 3

  • 14:30-15:30


  • 18:00-19:00

Day 3 - Sunday

5th March

Drivers' Parade

  • 16:00-16:30

Race Day

  • 18:00-20:00

Concerts at Bahrain GP 2023

DJ Snake

Get ready to rock out with DJ Snake on Friday night, 3 March. As a Bahrain GP ticket holder, you can access this electrifying concert as well as other exciting programs during the race weekend for free!

DJ Snake is a multi-platinum-selling DJ and producer from Paris, France. He is best known for hit singles like "Turn Down For What" and "Lean On." The French artist has also collaborated with leading artists like Major Lazer, Skrillex, Diplo, and Selena Gomez.

Your Bahrain GP 2023 Tickets Explained

Bahrain GP 2023 - 3 Day Pass

3-Day Pass

What to Expect:

  • The Entire F1 Grand Prix Weekend, Fri - Sun

Why Buy a 3-Day Bahrain GP Pass?

  • A 3-day pass allows you to experience the full F1 weekend and enjoy all the activities that come with it.
  • From free practice sessions on Friday, to Qualifying and Race Day on Saturday and Sunday, a 3-day pass gives you exclusive access to all the thrilling events of the Bahrain Grand Prix 2023.

Things to do at Bahrain GP 2023

All timings mentioned are according to track time.

Day 1 - Friday
Day 2 - Saturday
Day 3 - Sunday
Bahrain GP 2023 - Free Practice 1 & 2

Free Practice 1 & 2

3rd March



  • Free Practice 1 will be the first time the drivers hit the track in Bahrain. The usual 90-minute session will give the teams and drivers a chance to fine-tune their cars and set up ready for qualifying and the race.



  • Free Practice 2 is also held on Friday with similar conditions to FP1. This gives teams more time to experiment with different combinations of tires, fuel loads, and settings.

Bahrain GP 2023 - FP 3 & Qualifying

FP 3 & Qualifying

4th March



  • Free Practice 3 is the final practice session before the high-octane Qualifiers. The teams refine the car and driver’s setup for the race with last-minute tweaks. 



  • Qualifiers are big! The Saturday qualifying session is split into three separate knockout phases. The positions from the final phase of qualifying determine the starting grid for Sunday's race.
Bahrain GP 2023 - Race Day

Race Day

5th March


  • It all comes down to this – the Bahrain GP 2023 Race Day! After two days of intense practice and qualifying sessions, drivers take to the track for a thrilling 57-lap battle.
  • Infamous for its long straights and abrasive track surface, Sakhir poses a real challenge for drivers, with temperatures often pushing the limits of their cars and tires.
  • Book your tickets now to witness some of the most thrilling battles in F1 history!

Plan Your Visit to Bahrain GP 2023

Getting There
Visitor Tips
Rules & Regulations
Bahrain Essentials
Bahrain GP 2023 - Timings
Bahrain GP 2023 - Getting there
Bahrain GP 2023 - Facilities

Facilities at Bahrain International Circuit

  • Wheelchair Accessibility: The Bahrain International Circuit has accessible seating for people with disabilities. 
  • Food and Beverages: The hospitality tent and other vendors provide plenty of food options for you to browse through. 
  • Merchandise: Official Formula 1 merchandise is available within the venue itself.
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  • Animals are Prohibited: Animals of any sort will not be admitted into the Circuit or the car park area.
  • Other Prohibited Items: Fireworks, flares, drones, knives, air horns, smoke canisters, weapons or any hazardous articles, network jammers or scanners, laser items, glass objects, bottles, walkie-talkies, or any article of dubious nature that may hinder public safety or elicit a provocative response and hurt sentiments of communities is strictly prohibited at the Bahrain International Circuit.
  • Photography and Filming: Photography and filming are strictly permitted only for personal use and private enjoyment and through means of personal electronic devices only.
  • Public Alcohol Consumption: It is prohibited to drink alcoholic beverages of any sort in general areas of the circuit. You can consume alcohol only in certain sections, post-purchase from only licensed sellers. 
Bahrain GP 2023 - Bahrain Essentials
  • Visa: A special F1 Visa on arrival is granted to travelers with a valid ticket. However, please ensure to check your eligibility as individuals from certain countries may have to apply for a visa in advance. 
  • Time Zone: UTC/GMT +3
  • Currency: Bahraini dinar (BHD)
  • Socket: Plug type G
  • Language: Arabic, English.
  • Weather: In March, the temperature is moderate, ranging from the mid-20s to 30°C while nighttime temperatures average at 17°C . Days are relatively humid but cool so it’s important to dress as comfortably as possible. 

Bahrain GP 2023 Results






Max Verstappen

Red Bull



Sergio Perez

Red Bull



Fernando Alonso

Aston Martin



Carlos Sainz Jr.




Lewis Hamilton




Lance Stroll

Aston Martin



George Russell




Valterri Bottas

Alfa Romeo



Pierre Gasly

Alpine Renault



Alexander Albon



Frequently Asked Questions About Bahrain GP 2023

How much do Bahrain GP tickets cost?

Bahrain GP tickets range between $172.07 and $328.58. The ticket prices vary depending on which grandstand you choose.

Which are the best seats to watch the Bahrain GP?

The Batelco Grandstand is the best place to watch the Bahrain GP as it provides an excellent view of turns 7 through 10. If you're interested in pre-race activities, the Main Grandstand is also a great option with its unparalleled view of the start/finish line.

Which is the cheapest ticket to watch the Bahrain GP?

Starting at €170, the Victory Grandstand tickets are the cheapest way to watch the Bahrain GP 2023.

When is the Bahrain GP?

The Bahrain GP 2023 will take place between 3–5 March. Practice and qualifying sessions are held on the 3rd & 4th of March, with the main race taking place on Sunday, the 5th of March.

Where is the Bahrain GP being held?

The Bahrain GP 2023 is being held at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain.

What time does the Bahrain GP start?

The Bahrain GP is set to start at 18:00 on Sunday, 5th March.

What are my food & drink options at Bahrain GP?

The Bahrain International Circuit offers a range of food and drink options, including hot and cold snacks, light meals, desserts, and refreshments. Alcohol, however, is only served in the Hospitality Tents for an additional cost.

Which is the next F1 race after the Bahrain GP?

The next F1 race after the Bahrain GP is the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix on 19-Mar-2023.

Who was the winner of the Bahrain GP last year?

The winner of the Bahrain GP last year was Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) who finished ahead of Carlos Sainz (Ferrari) and Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes).

What are the best things to do in Bahrain?

There are plenty of great things to do in Bahrain, from exploring the vibrant souks and markets of Manama to experiencing the ancient culture and heritage at UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as the Bahrain Fort. Other popular attractions include shopping malls, water parks, beaches and nature reserves.

How's the weather in Bahrain during the Formula 1 GP?

The weather in Bahrain in March is generally quite pleasant, with temperatures ranging between 18°C and 25°C during the day. The evenings can be cooler, with temperatures dropping to around 15°C in some areas. Rainfall is also rare at this time of year, making it ideal to watch the Bahrain GP.

Who won the 2023 Bahrain Grand Prix?

Max Verstappen went ahead with a thumping victory over the grid, with his teammate Sergio Perez rounding off a perfect weekend for Red Bull with 2nd place. The podium was completed by Aston Martin's new recruit, veteran driver Fernando Alonso.