F1 track action starts on Friday in Monaco with two, 1-hour free practice sessions (FP1 & FP2) for teams to find the perfect setup.
Free practice 3 (FP3) takes place on Saturday afternoon, building up to qualifying; a 3-part session where lap times decide starting positions for the Grand Prix on Sunday.
|Friday||First Practice||13:30 - 14:30|
|Second Practice||17:00 - 18:00|
|Saturday||Third Practice||12:30 - 13:30|
|Qualifying||16:00 - 17:00|
|Sunday||Grand Prix (78 laps or 120 minutes)*||15:00 - 17:00|
*An F1 race has a maximum time of 2 hours, but can run for up to 3 hours if there are red flags. Jump to full timetable.
Try not to blink if you have a view of the pits. This is where pit crews hone their skills for the 2-second tyre change.
Pit Stop Practice at the Monaco GP is from 09:40 – 10:10 on Saturday morning.
This is when the grandstands really start to fill up. 2 hours before lights out, drivers warm-up for the race by waving at fans and answering questions. Last chance photo op before the helmets go on.
The driver’s parade at the Monaco GP is from 13:00 – 13:30 on Sunday afternoon.
A good chance to see the star drivers of the future. F2, the feeder series to F1 has seen many well-known names pass through its ranks. The single-seater cars have an identical chassis, engine and tyres which means it’s all about driver skill and the racing is close.
F2 action at Monaco starts with a 45-minute practice session on Thursday afternoon. Qualifying is held on Friday afternoon, while the Sprint race gets underway on Saturday. Finally, the Feature Race in on Sunday morning.
Formula 3 is an important step on the road to success in single-seater motor racing. Drivers who do well here usually go on to compete in F2 and sometimes even make the leap to F1.
The F3 action kick things off each day, starting with a 45-minute practice session practice session on Thursday morning. Qualifying is held on Friday morning, while the Sprint race gets is on Saturday. The Feature Race wraps up the F3 competition on Sunday morning.
The long term support act for F1, Porche Supercup is a one make racing series that accompanies most of the European F1 races and some of the long hauls too.
The schedule sees a 45 minutes practice session on Thursday and a 30 minute qualifying session on Friday. After a day off on Saturday the Porsche Supercup action concludes with a and a 30 minute race on Sunday.
|THURSDAY 25th MAY||Local time
|FIA Formula 3||Practice Session||12:30 - 13:15|
|FIA Formula 2||Practice Session||14:00 - 14:45|
|Formula 1||F1 Driver & Media Activity||14:30 - 15:35|
|Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup||Practice Session||15:30 - 16:15|
|FRIDAY 26th MAY|
|FIA Formula 3||Qualifying Session (Group A)||11:10 - 11:26|
|FIA Formula 3||Qualifying Session (Group B)||11:34 - 11:50|
|Paddock Club||Paddock Club Track Tour||12:00 - 12:30|
|Paddock Club||Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk||12:00 - 13:00|
|FIA||F1 Car Presentation||12:00 - 13:00|
|FORMULA 1||FIRST PRACTICE SESSION||13:30 - 14:30|
|Formula 1||Teams' Press Conference||15:00 - 16:00|
|FIA Formula 2||Qualifying Session (Group A)||15:10 - 15:26|
|FIA Formula 2||Qualifying Session (Group B)||15:34 - 15:50|
|Paddock Club||Paddock Club Track Tour||16:05 - 16:35|
|Paddock Club||Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk||16:05 - 16:45|
|FORMULA 1||SECOND PRACTICE SESSION||17:00 - 18:00|
|FIA Formula 3||Press Conference||18:00 - 18:30|
|FIA Formula 2||Press Conference||18:30 - 19:00|
|Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup||Qualifying Session||18:45 - 19:15|
|SATURDAY 27th MAY|
|Formula 1||Team Pit Stop Practice||09:40 - 10:10|
|FIA Formula 3||Sprint Race (23 Laps or 40 Mins +1 Lap)||11:00 - 11:45|
|FIA Formula 3||Press Conference||12:05 - 12:35|
|FORMULA 1||THIRD PRACTICE SESSION||12:30 - 13:30|
|Paddock Club||Paddock Club Track Tour||13:40 - 14:10|
|Paddock Club||Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk||13:40 - 14:10|
|FIA Formula 2||Sprint Race (30 Laps or 45 Mins +1 Lap)||14:35 - 15:25|
|FORMULA 1||QUALIFYING SESSION||16:00 - 17:00|
|Formula 1||Press Conference||17:00 - 18:00|
|Paddock Club||Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk||17:15 - 18:00|
|Paddock Club||Paddock Club Track Tour||17:50 - 18:20|
|FIA Formula 2||Press Conference||18:00 - 18:30|
|SUNDAY 28th MAY|
|FIA Formula 3||Feature Race (27 Laps or 45 Mins +1 Lap)||08:20 - 09:10|
|FIA Formula 2||Feature Race (42 Laps or 60 Mins +1 Lap)||09:50 - 10:55|
|FIA Formula 2||Press Conference||11:25 - 11:55|
|Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup||Race (17 Laps or 30 Mins)||12:05 - 12:40|
|Paddock Club||Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk||12:50 - 13:20|
|Paddock Club||Paddock Club Track Tour||12:55 - 13:25|
|Formula 1||Drivers' Parade||13:00 - 13:30|
|Promoter Activity||Honour Lap - HSH The Prince and The Princess of Monaco||14:00 - 14:10|
|Formula 1||National Anthem||14:44 - 14:46|
|FORMULA 1||GRAND PRIX (78 LAPS OR 120 MINS)||15:00 - 17:00|
All start times in this timetable and other schedules on this page are in the local timezone at the track. Times are subject to change.
I’m Danny, an incurable Formula 1 fan for over 30 years and founder of The F1 Spectator. My aim is to inform and inspire, arming you with helpful tips and advice for your next F1 trip.