Free Parking in Maidenhead

Free Parking in Maidenhead

Maidenhead is located in the Royal Borough of Windsor, making it a popular place for tourists to visit. If you are looking for free parking in Maidenhead without restrictions, you’ve come to the right place.

4 places to park for free in Maidenhead 2024

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

North of Maidenhead

St Luke’s Road (low numbers)
Ray Mill Road West

West of Maidenhead

Lower Boyndon Road

South of Maidenhead

Larchfield Road

All of these free parking spots are within walking distance of Maidenhead, but you could also use the local bus service if you find walking difficult.

What to consider when parking free in Maidenhead

When parking, please be considerate of others:

  • Ensure you don’t block any driveways
  • Tuck your car as close to the kerb as possible.
  • Don’t double park as you may be parked on a bus route

Cheapest all-day parking in Maidenhead

We found the cheapest car park in Maidenhead to be ICON Gym 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 £7.50, so it’s a great option for commuters or those visiting Maidenhead for the full day.

Cheapest monthly parking in Maidenhead

We found the cheapest car park for monthly parking in Maidenhead to be ICON Gym Car Park, which costs £125 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 this must be pre-booked.

Free parking near Maidenhead station

If you are heading out of Maidenhead for the day, you can expect to pay hefty parking charges to use the on-site car park, so we recommend using one of the following free parking spots near to Maidenhead Station:

  • Lower Boyndon Road
  • Larchfield Road

You can expect a 10-15 minute walk from your free parking spot to the Maidenhead station, but you will be on main path and road routes.

Maidenhead station has great links to Reading and London Paddington. There’s plenty of facilities at the station such as toilets, public WiFi and a convenience shop.

Free car parks in Maidenhead

You can park for free in Maidenhead on Sunday’s and Bank Holidays at the following car parks:

  • Grove Road Car Park
  • Hines Meadow Car Park
  • Nicholsons Car Park
  • Stafferton Way Car Park
  • West Street Car Park

You can park for free in Maidenhead between 9pm – 9am daily at the following car parks:

  • Grove Road Car Park
  • Hines Meadow Car Park
  • Nicholsons Car Park
  • Stafferton Way Car Park
  • West Street Car Park
  • Braywick Park Car Park
  • Braywick Park Car Park
  • Boulters Lock Car Park
Car ParkAddressSpacesFree Parking Times
Grove Road Car ParkGrove Road Maidenhead SL6 1SQ829pm – 9am, Sundays, Bank Holidays
Hines Meadow Car ParkCrown Lane Maidenhead SL6 8QZ1,2809pm – 9am, Sundays, Bank Holidays
Nicholsons Car ParkThe Broadway Maidenhead SL6 1NT7349pm – 9am, Sundays, Bank Holidays
Stafferton Way Car ParkStafferton Way Maidenhead SL6 1AY5769pm – 9am, Sundays, Bank Holidays
The Landing Car ParkQueens Road Maidenhead SL6 1HY409pm – 9am, Sundays, Bank Holidays
West Street Car ParkWest Street Maidenhead SL6 1RL599pm – 9am, Sundays, Bank Holidays
Braywick Park Car ParkBraywick Road Maidenhead SL6 1BN489pm – 9am
Boulters Lock Car ParkLower Cookham Road Maidenhead Berks SL6 8JN879pm – 9am

Free overnight parking in Maidenhead

You can use the following car parks to park for free overnight in Maidenhead (between 9pm and 9am):

  • Grove Road Car Park
  • Hines Meadow Car Park
  • Nicholsons Car Park
  • Stafferton Way Car Park
  • West Street Car Park
  • Braywick Park Car Park
  • Boulters Lock Car Park

These car parks are all central to Maidenhead so you won’t have a long walk to your free parking spot, especially at night or early morning.

Alternatively, you can also use one of our recommended free parking spots in and around Maidenhead.

Motorhome parking in Maidenhead

If you are visiting Maidenhead by motorhome, you should use the dedicated coach park (overflow car park) which is suitable for both motorhomes and campervans. You can locate the coach park at Alma Road, Windsor, SL4 3HY.

There are no facilities at this car park so bear this in mind if you are visiting by motorhome.

You will need to purchase a ticket to park in this car park. Costs are as follows:

  • Up to 1 hour – £14.00
  • Up to 1 hour (pre paid) – £13.00
  • Up to 4 hours – £29.00
  • Up to 4 hours (pre paid) – £25.00
  • 4 hours to 10 hours – £39.00
  • 4 hours to 10 hours (pre paid) – £34.00

There are some free parking spots that can accommodate a motorhome. These are:

  • Lower Boyndon Road
  • Boyn Hill Avenue (excluding 2pm-3pm)

Coach parking in Maidenhead

Coaches visiting Maidenhead should use the dedicated coach park which can be found at Alma Road, Windsor, SL4 3HY, which is located in Windsor, just a 6 mile drive outside of Maidenhead.

You will need to purchase a ticket to park in this car park. Costs are as follows:

  • Up to 1 hour – £14.00
  • Up to 1 hour (pre paid) – £13.00
  • Up to 4 hours – £29.00
  • Up to 4 hours (pre paid) – £25.00
  • 4 hours to 10 hours – £39.00
  • 4 hours to 10 hours (pre paid) – £34.00

Free motorcycle parking in Maidenhead

Motorcycles can use the following council run car parks in and around Maidenhead free of charge:

  • River Street Car Park, River Street Windsor SL4 1QT

You should park in a dedicated motorcycle parking spot when using these car parks.

Disabled parking in Maidenhead

Blue Badge holders have a few options when it comes to parking in Maidenhead. All council run car parks offer free parking to Blue Badge holders, including the following car parks:

  • Grove Road Car Park
  • Hines Meadow Car Park
  • Nicholsons Car Park
  • Stafferton Way Car Park
  • West Street Car Park
  • Braywick Park Car Park
  • Braywick Park Car Park
  • Boulters Lock Car Park

Blue Badge holders can park in shared use bays (resident and pay and display), on-street pay and display areas and limited waiting areas for the maximum time as displayed on the signage present. There is a maximum stay of three hours in any on-street disabled parking bay.

Residents permit parking in Maidenhead

If you live in Maidenhead where permit parking is enforced, you can purchase an annual permit for a cost of £50. You will be required to show proof of residence and ownership of vehicle when you apply.

You also have the option to purchase a visitor parking permit or additional permits for your household.

You can check whether your area has permit parking enforced by browsing the current resident parking locations.

Things To Do in Maidenhead, UK

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About Maidenhead, UK

Maidenhead is located in the Royal Borough of Windsor, just 6 miles from Windsor itself, meaning you can visit the castle, racecourse and Mile Walk easily, either by jumping on the bus or train for a short journey.

One of the most popular visitor attractions near to Maidenhead is LEGOLand, one of the UK’s most visited family attractions, with something for all the family to enjoy.

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 Maidenhead:

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.

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Information was last updated on January 10th, 2024