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Taking on a plethora of sharp bends and breathtaking straights, your driving skills will be put to the test when you visit Karting Nation's circuit in Durham. As you race around our 200m indoor track, you can expect a truly authentic racing experience - encountering smoke machines, strobes, and UV lighting along the way! If you put the pedal to the metal, then you might just earn yourself a podium spot! Even complete beginners are more than welcome to join in, with expert instruction and all equipment provided to racers. However, please note you'll need to purchase a balaclava / head cover. Otherwise, you are welcome to bring your own.

We are thrilled to offer our karters an unforgettable experience both on and off the track courtesy of our fantastic facilities and rip-roaring race events. Facilities on offer include parking, reception, toilets, spectator area, catering, refreshments, top of the range karts and race marshals. A brilliant day of karting awaits.

The Track

Karting Nation's Durham venue features an exhilarating 200m indoor track which is guaranteed to provide you with adrenaline-fueled excitement. That's not all though, our state of the art circuit even has strobes, UV lighting, and smoke machines - making your racing experience all the more awesome! Don't worry if you lack racing experience, drivers of all abilities are welcome to join us, meaning it's perfect for an action-packed stag/hen do, birthday party, or corporate event! Full equipment is provided upon arrival, all you need is to purchase a head cover/balaclava on the day, or you can bring your own if you'd prefer. If you think that you're worthy of a podium finish, then come on down and show us what you're made of!

  • Karting Durham, County Durham
  • Karting Durham, County Durham
  • Karting Durham, County Durham
  • Karting Durham, County Durham
  • Karting Durham, County Durham
  • Karting Durham, County Durham

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Put those self-proclaimed driving talents to the ultimate test as you take control of our speedy karts and blast them around one of our indoor or outdoor circuits situated across both the UK and Ireland. With those as young as 6 being able to take part in the competitive fun, this activity is the perfect for the Lewis Hamilton wannabe wanting to replicate their Formula One stars but also for that adult that wants to show off their self-proclaimed driving skills. All safety equipment and a full safety briefing are provided at each one of our venues.

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  • Facilities

      • Indoor Circuit
      • Pit Area
      • Computer Lap Timer
      • Parking
      • Printed Lap Times
      • Spectator Areas
      • Conference Facilities
      • Vending Machines
      • Full Training
      • All Equipment
      • Catering



    • Unit 13 Rennys Lane Industrial Estate
    • Gilesgate Moor
    • Durham
    • County Durham
    • DH1 2RS

    Racers across the North East needn't look any further than Karting Nation's Durham circuit to obtain their need for speed. We're just a short distance from the A1(M) at Junction 62, with alternative access provided via the A690 road network. Full travel information will be printed on your booking confirmation receipt.

    Maps and directions used on our website are for guide purposes only. Please use the directions supplied with your booking confirmation when making travel arrangements.

    Latest Reviews

      • "Great visit...excellent staff... my two sons aged 14 and 10.... thoroughly enjoyed it"

        Eddie kennedy, RATED 3 out of 5

      • "Great fun."

        CRAIG ENGLEBY, RATED 3.6 out of 5

      • "Great event, enjoyed it a lot!"

        Josh Smith, RATED 3.9 out of 5

      • "Great setup with very good karts. Good, clear instruction and friendly staff. We will definitely be back!"

        Peter McKendrick, RATED 4.4 out of 5

      • "a great experience"

        David, RATED 3.9 out of 5

      • "We had the best day ever so much fun. The staff in and off the track were amazing very friendly took so many photos and videos for us all amazing experience defanitly go again x "

        Jade Morris, RATED 5 out of 5

      • "Had a good experience good fun day and will be going back"

        Neil, RATED 5 out of 5

      • "Fantastic experience "

        Michael maughan, RATED 4.5 out of 5

      • "These three kids loved it,me 46,Ashton 10 and Khole 9 years old"

        Paul Horniman, RATED 3.3 out of 5

      • "Great day out brings out the big kid in you."

        Antony fisher, RATED 3.8 out of 5

      • " Excellent , easy to book and easy to understand."

        Kevin, RATED 5 out of 5

      • "The people that work at the track was amazing dice this was me 9 year old first time on the track . They was very understanding and he was son buzzing around the track with me and his brother. "

        Andrew , RATED 5 out of 5

      • "Throughly enjoyed the sessions.
        Great team building event
        Highly recommend"

        Sam Smith-Browne, RATED 4.6 out of 5

      • "Really enjoyed our session. I would use again. "

        John tully, RATED 4.6 out of 5

      • "Grandson had a good time, and we will be back. Thank you"

        Steve Roy , RATED 4 out of 5

      • "This was booked for my sons 11 th birthday we took him and a friend , the had a brilliant time staff are fantastic and assured us our sons were safe as they where a little nervous. The staff are very vigalent on the track give direction and instruction as the kids went round , immediatly attend if the crash or get stick. Will be going back through the holidays for sure totally recommend. "

        Danielle potts, RATED 4 out of 5

      • "Organised this for a hen do of 17 people from start to finish was brilliant and fully enjoyable. Alex was brilliant when making the booking. The staff at the venue were very friendly. Would definitely go back very happy with how the event ran, thank you for a great start to our hen do. X "

        Deborah Oconnell, RATED 4.6 out of 5

      • "Excellent customer service! "

        Mrs Regan Bowen, RATED 5 out of 5

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    "Great setup with very good karts. Good, clear instruction and friendly staff. We will definitely be back!"

    Peter McKendrick, Durham, County Durham Karting

    RATED 4.4 out of 5

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