Track Length: 1932-1937 - Grand Prix Circuit - 7.485 mile / 12.045 km 1938-1964 - Grand Prix Circuit - 4.780 miles / 7.692 km 1966-1969 - Grand Prix Circuit - 4.206 miles / 6.769 km 1970-1981 - Grand Prix Circuit - 4.219 miles / 6.790 km 1982-1991 - Grand Prix Circuit - 4.224 miles / 6.798 km 1992-1993 - Grand Prix Circuit - 4.235 miles / 6.815 km 1994-2001 - Grand Prix Circuit - 4.241 miles / 6.825 km 2001- - Grand Prix Circuit - 2.842 miles / 4.574 km
The track is around 12 miles south west of Heidelberg in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Frankfurt (50 miles to the north) and Stuttgart, around 75 miles to the south are the two nearest airports.
The circuit is on the A5 Heidelberg/Frankfurt motorway, aclose to the junctions with A6 Mannheim/Frankfurt and A61 Koblenz/Cologne autobahns, so driving to the track is straightforward. From all of the relevent exits follow the signs for "Hockenheim" or "Hockenheimring" or the picture of the racecar and the motorbike
Coach services run from Frankfurt and Stuttgart to the towns surrounding Hockenheim, such as Heidelberg and Mannheim, while the nearest train stations are Schwetzingen and Heidelberg.