Free Parking in Middlesbrough, UK

If you are visiting Middlesbrough, you can park for free near to the town centre without restrictions. Whether you are visiting with the family or you are heading out for a bite to eat at one of the local restaurants, parking for free is stress free and convenient.

What you can find in this guide

  • What to know about free parking in Middlesbrough
  • Where to park for free in Middlesbrough
  • Cheap parking options in Middlesbrough
  • Free street parking in Middlesbrough
  • Free overnight parking in Middlesbrough
  • Free disabled parking in Middlesbrough
  • Free Motorcycle parking in Middlesbrough
  • Motorhome parking in Middlesbrough
  • Parking permits in Middlesbrough

What to know about parking free in Middlesbrough

When parking, please take into consideration:

  • Be considerate – most free parking is on residential streets, so do not block driveways or exit routes
  • Don’t double park or park near to corners/bends

Where to park for free in Middlesbrough

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

  • Snowdon Road
  • Crescent Road
  • Ayresome Street
  • Longford Street
  • Wicklow Street

Free car parks in Middlesbrough

You can park for free in Middlesbrough all-day Sunday and between 6pm and 8am at council run car parks in the town centre. You can also park for free on Saturdays at France Street Car Park.

These car parks are close to the local restaurants and amenities:

Car ParkFree Parking
France Street Car ParkSaturdays, Sundays and 6pm – 8am
Amber Street Car ParkSundays and 6pm – 8am
Cannon Park Car ParkSundays and 6pm – 8am
Cannon Park Way Car ParkSundays and 6pm – 8am
Jedburgh Street Car ParkSundays and 6pm – 8am
Wood Street Car ParkSundays and 6pm – 8am
Transporter Bridge Car ParkSundays and 6pm – 8am
Civic Centre Car ParkSaturday (1 hour limit), Sundays and 6pm – 8am

Cheap Parking in Middlesbrough

If you don’t want to leave your car at one of our suggested free parking spots, there is cheap parking available in Middlesbrough from just £3 per day and these spaces are available to book in advance.

Free street parking in Middlesbrough

You can park for free in Middlesbrough at on-street parking bays on Sundays, for 2 hours Monday to Friday and between 6pm and 8am daily. These locations are all close to the town centre and include:

On Street Parking AreaFree Parking
Amber Street2 hours daily, all day Sunday and 6pm – 8am
Diamond Road2 hours daily, all day Sunday and 6pm – 8am
Emerald Street2 hours daily, all day Sunday and 6pm – 8am
Garnet Street2 hours daily, all day Sunday and 6pm – 8am
Pearl Street2 hours daily, all day Sunday and 6pm – 8am
Ruby Street2 hours daily, all day Sunday and 6pm – 8am
Albert RoadSundays and 6pm – 8am
Bolckow StreetSundays and 6pm – 8am
Clifton StreetSundays and 6pm – 8am
Grange RoadSundays and 6pm – 8am
King Edward RoadSundays and 6pm – 8am
Melrose StreetSundays and 6pm – 8am
School CroftSundays and 6pm – 8am
Linthorpe RoadSundays and 6pm – 8am
St Aidans StreetSundays and 6pm – 8am
Southfield LaneSundays and 6pm – 8am
Dunning StreetSundays and 6pm – 8am
Park StreetSundays and 6pm – 8am
Zetland RoadSundays and 6pm – 8am

Overnight parking in Middlesbrough

You can park for free in Middlesbrough between 6pm and 8am at on-street parking locations and council car parks near to the town centre.

On-street parking locations:

On Street Parking AreaFree Parking
Amber Street6pm – 8am
Diamond Road6pm – 8am
Emerald Street6pm – 8am
Garnet Street6pm – 8am
Pearl Street6pm – 8am
Ruby Street6pm – 8am
Albert Road6pm – 8am
Bolckow Street6pm – 8am
Clifton Street6pm – 8am
Grange Road6pm – 8am
King Edward Road6pm – 8am
Melrose Street6pm – 8am
School Croft6pm – 8am
Linthorpe Road6pm – 8am
St Aidans Street6pm – 8am
Southfield Lane6pm – 8am
Dunning Street6pm – 8am
Park Street6pm – 8am
Zetland Road6pm – 8am

Car parks include:

Car ParkFree Parking
France Street Car Park6pm – 8am
Amber Street Car Park6pm – 8am
Cannon Park Car Park6pm – 8am
Cannon Park Way Car Park6pm – 8am
Jedburgh Street Car Park6pm – 8am
Wood Street Car Park6pm – 8am
Transporter Bridge Car Park6pm – 8am
Civic Centre Car Park6pm – 8am

Free disabled parking in Middlesbrough

If you are a Blue Badge holder, you can park for free at Fairbridge Street Car Park which is a dedicated Blue Badge car park. Alternatively, council run car parks and on-street parking locations allow free parking for those with a Blue Badge:

Car ParkBlue Badge Spaces
Buxton Street car park3
Captain Cook Square Car Park45
Fairbridge Street Car Park6
Ferry Road Car Park2
France Street Car Park5
Gurney Street Car Park3
Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art car park6
Zetland Multi Storey Car Park15

Permit parking in Middlesbrough

If you are a resident of a parking zone in Middlesbrough you can apply for a residents parking permit quickly and easily. In order to apply for a permit, you will need proof eligibility.

You can also apply for visitor permits for those visiting your home.

Things to do in Middlesbrough, UK

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 Middlesbrough: