• 13638 Red Bud Trl North Buchanan, MI 49107
  • 269-695-6405


Welcome Center

The Welcome Center is on River Street in Buchanan, about 3 miles south of the track.  THIS IS YOUR FIRST STOP IF YOU PURCHASED A VIP OR HOLESHOT CLUB TICKET!  Also, if your handicap tag is on the rear license plate (and not easily visible from the front), stop here if possible for a windshield sticker.  It’ll be easier for police and parking staff to direct you to the best parking.

Welcome Center Location


Track Entrances

Gate C on Red Bud Trail (East Entrance)

Gate D on Main Street (West Entrance)


Driving Direction Links

From South Bend SBN Airport to RedBud

From Detroit (DTW) Airport

From Chicago O’Hare (ORD) Airport *This route requires $6 total tolls: 4 toll booths at $1.50 each.

From Chicago Midway (MDW) Airport *This route requires $10 total tolls: 2 toll booths at $5.00 each.


Several hotels have rooms held at a contracted rate for race fans. Use the red SEARCH buttons below to find these rooms. Check back as more hotels may be added to the list.

SEARCH SOUTH BEND and MISHAWAKA, INDIANA area (16-25 miles southwest of the track)

STEVENSVILLE, ST. JOSEPH and BENTON HARBOR, MICHIGAN area (16-22 miles north of the track)
SEARCH Hilton Garden Inn, Benton Harbor, MI

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South of the track, many hotels have easy access from the 80/90 toll road.
Exit 77 is the Notre Dame University area (Roseland or South Bend, Indiana), 16-20 miles from the track.
Exit 83 is the Mishawaka, Indiana area near University Park Mall, 18-23 miles from the track.

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North of the track, many hotels have easy access from I-94.
Exit 23 is the Stevensville, Michigan area. Exit 29 is the Benton Harbor, Michigan area (16-20 miles from the track).


Name: SBN | South Bend International Airport | South Bend, Indiana
Distance: 34 km/21 miles

Name: ORD | O’Hare International Airport | Chicago, Illinois
Distance: 188 km/117 miles

Name: MDW | Midway International Airport | Chicago, Illinois
Distance: 154 km/96 miles

Name: DTW | Detroit Metropolitan Airport | Detroit, Michigan
Distance: 296 km/184 miles