Free Parking in Huddersfield

If you are visiting Huddersfield, either commuting for work or spending the day shopping, you can find a free parking spot in Huddersfield without restrictions before you set off for a stress free trip.

What you can find in this guide

  • What to know about free parking in Huddersfield
  • Where to park for free in Huddersfield
  • Free parking near Huddersfield train station
  • Free council car parks
  • Free on-street parking in Huddersfield
  • Cheap parking options in Huddersfield
  • Overnight parking in Huddersfield
  • Motorcycle parking in Huddersfield
  • Motorhome parking in Huddersfield
  • Residents parking in Huddersfield
  • About Huddersfield

What to know about parking free in Huddersfield

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 Huddersfield, whether you need just a couple of hours, or a few days.

Where to Park for Free in Huddersfield

You can park for free in Huddersfield on the following streets near to the city centre:

North of Huddersfield:

  • Miln Road
  • St John’s Road
  • Cedar Avenue
  • Clare Hill

East of Huddersfield:

  • Colne Street
  • Stile Common Road
  • Malvern Rise

West of Huddersfield

  • Grasmere Road
  • Lawrence Road
  • Quarry Road

Free Parking near Huddersfield train station

Huddersfield train station is quite central, so if you are leaving the city for the day, or even longer, you can drive to a nearby free parking spot and take the short walk to the train station. All of the recommended free parking spots are within a 15 minute walk of the train station:

  • St John’s Road (closest)
  • Clare Hill (closest)
  • Miln Road
  • Cedar Avenue

Free car parks in Huddersfield

You can park for free in Huddersfield between 6pm and on Sunday’s before 12pm at the following car parks:

Car ParkAddressFree Parking
Albion Street Car ParkHD1 2NW6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Bath Street Car ParkHD1 5BQ6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Brook Street Car ParkHD1 1RY6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Brunswick Street Car ParkHD1 5JP6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Byram Street, HD1 1BXHD1 5BX6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Civic Centre 1 Car ParkHD1 2NW6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Civic Centre 3 Car ParkHD1 2YZ6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Huddersfield Bus Station Car ParkHD1 2JN6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Huddersfield Leisure Centre Car ParkHD1 4BP6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Huddersfield Railway Station Forecourt Car ParkHD1 1JF6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Kingsbridge Car ParkHD1 3AX6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Milford Street Car ParkHD1 3DY6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm

Free street parking in Huddersfield

On-street parking bays in Huddersfield have the same restrictions as pay-and-display car parks, so if you would prefer to park at an on-street parking location, you can park for free in and around Huddersfield at the following locations and specified times:

On-street LocationAddressFree Parking
Albion StreetAlbion Street, HD1 2PJ6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Beaumont StreetBeaumont Street, HD1 6BL6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
BroadwayBroadway, HD1 6AE6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Brook StreetBrook Street, HD1 1EB6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Byram StreetByram Street, HD1 1BX6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Carr Pit RoadCarr Pit Road, HD5 9AD6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Chapel StreetChapel Street, HD1 2RR6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Church StreetChurch Street, HD1 1DD6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Cloth Hall StreetCloth Hall Street, HD1 2EG6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Corporation StreetCorporation Street, HD1 2TA6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Cross Church StreetCross Church Street HD1 2PY6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Dundas StreetDundas Street HD1 2HE6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm

Cheap Parking in Huddersfield

Whilst there are plenty of free parking options, you may feel more comfortable parking somewhere with added security, especially if you are leaving your car for a longer period of time. Luckily, there are other options, such as booking private car parking spaces in and around Huddersfield from as little as just £2 per day, which can reduce the cost drastically, particularly if you are looking for monthly parking.

Overnight parking in Huddersfield

Overnight parking is available between 6pm and 8am at both council run car parks and on-street parking locations in and around Huddersfield. These spaces are close to the city centre so are ideal if you are visiting friends or heading off to a show:

Car ParkAddressFree Parking
Albion Street Car ParkHD1 2NW6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Bath Street Car ParkHD1 5BQ6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Brook Street Car ParkHD1 1RY6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Brunswick Street Car ParkHD1 5JP6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Byram Street, HD1 1BXHD1 5BX6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Civic Centre 1 Car ParkHD1 2NW6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Civic Centre 3 Car ParkHD1 2YZ6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Huddersfield Bus Station Car ParkHD1 2JN6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Huddersfield Leisure Centre Car ParkHD1 4BP6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Huddersfield Railway Station Forecourt Car ParkHD1 1JF6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Kingsbridge Car ParkHD1 3AX6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Milford Street Car ParkHD1 3DY6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
On-street LocationAddressFree Parking
Albion StreetAlbion Street, HD1 2PJ6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Beaumont StreetBeaumont Street, HD1 6BL6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
BroadwayBroadway, HD1 6AE6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Brook StreetBrook Street, HD1 1EB6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Byram StreetByram Street, HD1 1BX6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Carr Pit RoadCarr Pit Road, HD5 9AD6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Chapel StreetChapel Street, HD1 2RR6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Church StreetChurch Street, HD1 1DD6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Cloth Hall StreetCloth Hall Street, HD1 2EG6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Corporation StreetCorporation Street, HD1 2TA6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Cross Church StreetCross Church Street HD1 2PY6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm
Dundas StreetDundas Street HD1 2HE6pm – 8am and Sundays before 12pm

If you won’t be able to return to your vehicle by 8am, we recommend using one of the free parking spots around Huddersfield.

Motorcycle parking in Huddersfield

Motor cycles can park in on-street pay and display parking places free of charge and without time limit. Alternatively, the following car parks have dedicated motorcycle parking bays:

Car ParkAddress
Civic Centre Car ParkHD1 2NW
Huddersfield Bus Station Car ParkHD1 2JN

Motorhome parking in Huddersfield

If you travel to Huddersfield by Motorhome, you can park at the following locations, which have no height restrictions, although camping is not allowed. Motorhomes must also be parked clearly in the marked bays.

Car ParkAddress
Albion Street Car ParkHD1 2NW
Brook Street Car ParkHD1 1RY
Civic Centre Car ParkHD1 2NW
Oldgate Car ParkHD1 6HQ
Railway Station Car ParkHD1 1JF

Residential parking permits in Huddersfield

If you are a resident living in one of Huddersfield’s permit parking areas, you can apply for a residents parking permit which costs around £15. To apply for a Resident Permit you will need proof of address and proof of vehicle ownership.

You can also apply for a visitor permit free of charge and if you need to purchase a second, this costs £15.

About Huddersfield, UK

There’s so much to see and do in Huddersfield, whether you are looking to immerse yourself in the culture or simply shop until you drop.

Greenhead Park is just a short walk from Huddersfield city centre and offers a solace away from the every day hustle and bustle. Ideal for families, there’s a miniature railway which operated between March and October, children’s play areas as well as picnic benches so you can enjoy the good weather outside.

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 Huddersfield: