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What time does the 2021 Turkish Grand Prix start in Australia?


The title fight continues in Turkey.

The Formula 1® season continues with the 2021 Turkish Grand Prix this weekend.

Here is everything you need to know, including the start time and race info.


When is the Turkish Grand Prix?

Round 16 of the 2021 F1® season takes place on Sunday 10th October at the Intercity Istanbul Park.

Practice begins on Friday 8th October with FP1 and FP2, followed by FP3 and Qualifying on Saturday 9th October.

What time does the Turkish Grand Prix start?

The 2021 Turkish GP starts at 3:00 pm local time on Sunday 10th October, which is 11:00 pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEST) on Sunday 10th October.

The AEDT for each session in Turkey is as follows:

  • Practice 1: Friday 7:30pm-8:30pm AEDT
  • Practice 2: Friday 11:00pm-12:00am AEDT

  • Practice 3: Saturday 8:00pm-9:00pm AEDT
  • Qualifying: Saturday 11:00pm-12:00am AEDT
  • Race: Sunday 11:00pm AEDT

Where is the Turkish Grand Prix held and how many laps is it?

The race takes place at Intercity Istanbul Park, located in Turkey.

Drivers will race 58 laps covering a total distance of 309.396 kilometres.

What TV channel is the Turkish Grand Prix on in Australia?

All live F1® television coverage in Australia is on Fox Sports, which is available via Foxtel.

Live HD streaming is also available for compatible devices through Kayo Sports.

For free-to-air viewers, 10 Bold will show highlights of the race at 10:30 pm AEST on Monday 11th October 2021. Check local guides for more details.

Read our complete guide on how to watch Formula 1® in Australia.