Free Parking in Peterborough

Free Parking in Peterborough

Free parking in Peterborough can be difficult, but thanks for Free Parking Spots, we show you exactly where to park without restrictions when visiting Peterborough.

5 places to park for free in Peterborough 2024

The following streets offer un-restricted FREE parking spots in Peterborough:

Wharf Road
St Augustine’s Walk
Earl Spencer Court
Priory Road
Vermont Grove

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

What to know about parking free in Peterborough

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 Peterborough

We found the cheapest car park in Peterborough to be North Street Car Park, which can be pre-booked.

You book this car park all day (9am – 5pm) for just £5.50, so it’s a great option for commuters or those visiting Peterborough for the full day.

Cheapest monthly parking in Peterborough

We found the cheapest car park for monthly parking in Peterborough to be North Street Car Park, which costs £75 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 Peterborough Queensgate

Peterborough Queensgate is the premier shopping area in the city. If you’re spending the day shopping until you drop, you can use the following free parking spots near Peterborough Queensgate:

  • Wharf Road
  • St Augustine’s Walk
  • Priory Road
  • Vermont Grove

Free on-street parking in Peterborough

You can park for free in Peterborough between 6.30pm and 8am Monday to Saturday at the following on-street locations:

  • Broadway 30, 60 and 120
  • Brook Street
  • Cattle Market
  • City 60
  • Church Walk
  • Cowgate
  • Crawthorne Road
  • Fitzwilliam Street
  • Geneva Street
  • Lincoln Road

If you’re visiting Peterborough on a Sunday, you can take advantage of free parking before 12.30pm at the following on-street locations:

  • Fitzwilliam Street
  • Geneva Street

You can park for free in Peterborough before 11am on Sunday at the following on street locations:

  • St Peters Road
  • St Marks Street
  • Stanley Road
  • Priestgate
  • Park 120 and 60
  • Lincoln Road
  • Fitzwilliam Street
  • Crawthorne Road
  • Cowgate
  • Church Walk
  • City 60 and 30
  • Cattle Market
  • Brook Street
  • Broadway 120, 60 and 30

Free overnight parking in Peterborough

For free overnight parking in Peterborough, we recommend using one of our free parking spots or you can use any of these on-street parking locations, providing you can return to your car by 8am:

  • Broadway 30, 60 and 120
  • Brook Street
  • Cattle Market
  • City 60
  • Church Walk
  • Cowgate
  • Crawthorne Road
  • Fitzwilliam Street
  • Geneva Street
  • Lincoln Road

Free motorcycle parking in Peterborough

Those travelling to Peterborough by motorcycle are permitted to park free of charge in designated motorcycle bays across the city.

Motorhome parking in Peterborough

Motorhomes visiting Peterborough may park at the Brook Street Car Park adjacent to the Stanley Recreation Ground near to the Market with the usual car park restrictions.

Residential parking in Peterborough

If you are a resident in Peterborough where permits are required, you can apply for a residents parking permit.

In order to apply, you will need to prove you are a resident, so will be required to provide proof of address and proof of vehicle. Permits start at £44 for the year.

Visitor parking permits can be purchased as either yearly permits or daily visitor passes.

About Peterborough, UK

Peterborough is a city in Cambridgeshire, famed for its Cathedral and archaeological attractions. There’s also a fantastic shopping scene for those who are looking for some retail therapy.

If you’re looking for countryside walks, Peterborough is not short on green space and fresh air.

For those of you travelling to Peterborough as a family, there is a host of attractions to enjoy and explore, including Railworld Wildlife Haven, Sacrewell Farm and of course, Peterborough Cathedral itself.

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 Peterborough:

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.

Amber

Information was last updated on January 10th, 2024