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What time does the 2022 Azerbaijan GP start in Australia?


Will we see a mix of teams on the podium in Baku this year?

The next race of the Formula 1® season is the 2022 Azerbaijan Grand Prix, which is taking place this weekend.

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

When is the Azerbaijan Grand Prix?

Round 8 of the 2022 Formula 1® season takes place on Sunday, 12 June at the Baku City Circuit.

Practice begins locally on Friday, 10 June with Practice 1 and Practice 2, followed by Practice 3 and Qualifying on Saturday, 11 June.

What time does the Azerbaijan Grand Prix start?

The Formula 1® Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2022 starts at 3:00 pm local time on Sunday, 12 June, which is 9:00 pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) on Sunday, 12 June.

The AEST for each session in Azerbaijan is as follows:

Formula 1®
  • Practice 1: Friday 21:00 - 22:00
  • Practice 2: Saturday 00:00 - 01:00

  • Practice 3: Saturday 21:00 - 22:00
  • Qualifying: Sunday 00:00 - 01:00

  • Race: Sunday 21:00 - 23:00

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

The race takes place at the Baku City Circuit, located in Azerbaijan.

Drivers will race 51 laps covering a total distance of 306.049 kilometres.

What TV channel is the Azerbaijan 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 and 10 Play will show highlights of the race at 11:30 pm AEST on Monday, 13 June 2022. Check local guides for more details.

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