Free Parking in Bridlington

Free Parking in Bridlington

Bridlington is a popular seaside town off the North Coast of England, so if you’re visiting for the day, or even longer, find the best free parking spots in Bridlington without restrictions for a stress free trip.

6 places to park for free in Bridlington 2024

If you’re heading to Bridlington for a day at the beach, you will be expecting to pay for parking for the full day if you want to park close to the beach or town centre.

As you’re looking for free parking in Bridlington, it might be that you are more concerned about saving money than finding the most convenient parking option.

As long as you are happy with a 5-10 minute walk to the beach, there are plenty of free parking spots in Bridlington.

You can park for free in Bridlington on the following streets near to the town centre:

Fifth Avenue
First Avenue
Sixth Avenue
Eighth Avenue
Hustler Road

You should always check for any newly installed restriction signs before leaving your car.

What to know about parking free in Bridlington

When parking, ensure you park your vehicle considerately:

  • Ensure you don’t block any driveways
  • Park across one bay only
  • Don’t double park
  • Look out for newly installed parking signs

Here are our list of available free parking in Bridlington, whether you need just a couple of hours, or a few days.

Cheapest all-day parking in Bridlington

We found the cheapest car park in Bridlington to be Morrisons, Bessingby Road car park, which can be pre-booked, even if you are not a customer.

You book this car park all day (9am – 5pm) for just £2, so it’s a great option for commuters or those visiting Bridlington for the full day.

Cheapest monthly parking in Bridlington

We found the cheapest car park for monthly parking in Bridlington to be Morrisons, Bessingby Road car park, which costs £40 per month, making it ideal for commuters.

You can use this car park 7 days a week, including overnight, and leave and re-enter the car park as many times as you need to, although you must pre-book.

Free Parking near Bridlington Seafront

There’s plenty of free parking spots available near Bridlington Seafront, including Fifth Avenue, First Avenue, Sixth Avenue, Eighth Avenue and Hustler Road.

All are residential areas so courtesy should be applied when parking:

Bridlington Seafront Parking

Free car parks in Bridlington

You can park for free in Bridlington at any time of the day at Stepney Grove Car Park which is located in the old town area.

Alternatively, you can park for free in Bridlington after 6pm at the following car parks:

  • Albion Terrace Car Park
  • Limekiln Lane Car Park
  • North Street Car Park

Bridlington Park & Ride Sites

There is just one park and ride site in Bridlington but it is easily accessible and near to the South Cliff Holiday park, so if you’re on holiday, why not pop into Bridlington on the bus.

Park and Ride SiteAddressSpacesHeight Restriction
Bridlington South Cliff Park & RideYO15 3QN1,000 (including 50 disabled)2.3m

Bridlington Park & Ride Prices

Parking + bus for up to 5 people£5.50

Overnight parking in Bridlington

Most of Bridlington’s council run car parks offer free parking between 6pm and 8am, including Albion Terrace Car Park, Royal Crescent Car Park, Limekiln Lane Car Park, North Street Car Park and Carlisle Road Car Park.

You’ll be pleased to know there are also dedicated Motorhome or Caravan parking which offer overnight parking in Bridlington. Hilderthorpe Road Coach and Car Park is secure and allows camping, allowing you to enjoy Bridlington from the comfort of your own transport.

Coach parking in Bridlington

Coach parking is available at quite a few of Bridlington’s Council Car Parks (no height restrictions), such as Albion Terrace Car Park, North Street Car Park and Carlisle Road On Street Car Park.

Residential parking permits in Bridlington

If you are a resident living in one of Bridlington’s Controlled Parking Zones, you can apply for a residents parking permit, which costs around £25 for the year.

To apply for a Resident Permit you will need your Council Tax Reference Number; this can be found on your Council Tax bill.

About Bridlington, UK

Bridlington is a relatively small seaside town with plenty going on, much like other seaside towns on the North Yorkshire coast, such as Whitby and Scarborough.

With two beaches to choose from, North Beach and South Beach, both of which have won awards, you’ll find it’s not too busy, even in the Summer months. 

For those who would rather take a scenic walk, South Beach is the ideal option as it offer fantastic views out to sea, perfect for a stroll at any time of the day.

For the film buffs among you, Bridlington Old Town was the filming location for Dad’s Army (2016 version). With plenty of architecture and history, Bridlington Old Town is also home to modern shops and stylish galleries.

Each year, the Dickensian Festival takes place, with a host of craft and food stalls to sample.

Bridlington Spa is one of the towns main attractions which often hosts music concerts, parties and exhibitions. There is a public cafe where you can enjoy refreshments with a fantastic view.

Hotels in Bridlington

If you are looking to book a hotel in or around Bridlington or you are looking to explore more of the Yorkshire coast, we’ve compiled a list of hotels that have on-site parking to take the stress of finding a car park away.

Most of the hotels offer free on-site parking included in the price of the room. 

Other towns and cities nearby

If you’re visiting the area for a short trip or just looking for things to do nearby, you can explore these towns and cities that are near to Bridlington:

About the Author

Hi, my name is Amber and I’m here to help find you suitable free parking in towns and cities across the UK.

When I visit new towns and cities, I always take note of where you can (legally) park for free, whether this be on-street parking bays or council run car parks, which offer free parking during certain hours of the day.

Although I take every effort to ensure this information is up to date and correct, if you notice an issue, please get in touch so I can rectify it for everyone.


Information was last updated on January 8th, 2024