Free Parking in Romford

Free Parking in Romford

If you are looking for free parking in Romford, either for when you go to visit family and friends or just to nip to the shops, we will show you where to park without restrictions.

4 places to park for free in Romford (2024)

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

  • Kimberley Avenue
  • Lessington Avenue
  • Crowlands Avenue
  • Hill Grove

What to consider when parking free in Romford

When parking, please take into consideration:

  • Be considerate – most free parking is on residential streets, so do not block driveways or exit routes
  • Ensure there is enough space for larger vehicles to pass, especially if you park in a residential area

Cheapest all-day parking in Romford

We found the cheapest car park in Romford to be Premier Inn 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 £6.50, so it’s a great option for commuters or those visiting Romford for the full day.

Cheapest monthly parking in Romford

We found the cheapest car park for monthly parking in Romford to be B&Q Roneo Corner which costs £62.50 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 car parks in Romford

You can park for free in Romford for up to 3 hours Mon to Fri and up to 5 hours on Saturdays at Cottons Park Car Park and Lodge Farm Park Car Park.

You can park for free in Romford on a Sunday at the council run car parks which include:

Car ParkSpacesFree Parking
Como Street Car Park134Sunday
Cottons Park Car Park30Mon – Fri: 3 Hours
Saturday: 5 hours
Sundays
Market Place Car Park160Sunday
Old Church Rise Car Park82Sunday
Slaney Road Car Park100Sunday
Town Hall (Front & Rear) Car Park60Sunday
Lodge Farm Park (North & South) Car ParkN/AMon – Fri: 3 Hours
Saturday: 5 hours
Sundays

Free on-street parking in Romford

If you would prefer to park in an on-street parking bay close to Romford centre, there are plenty of free on-street parking options close to popular amenities.

All on-street parking bays are free of charge for up to 30 minutes between 8.30am and 6.30pm, overnight between 6.30pm and 8.30am and all day Sunday. These spaces are available on the following areas:

StreetFree Parking
Albert Road30 minutes free, 6.30pm – 8.30am and Sundays
Como Street30 minutes free, 6.30pm – 8.30am and Sundays
Cotleigh Road30 minutes free, 6.30pm – 8.30am and Sundays
Eastern Road30 minutes free, 6.30pm – 8.30am and Sundays
George Street30 minutes free, 6.30pm – 8.30am and Sundays
Gilbert Road30 minutes free, 6.30pm – 8.30am and Sundays
Gloucester Road30 minutes free, 6.30pm – 8.30am and Sundays
Havering Drive30 minutes free, 6.30pm – 8.30am and Sundays
High Street30 minutes free, 6.30pm – 8.30am and Sundays
Olive Street30 minutes free, 6.30pm – 8.30am and Sundays
Park End Road30 minutes free, 6.30pm – 8.30am and Sundays
The Avenue30 minutes free, 6.30pm – 8.30am and Sundays

Free overnight parking in Romford

You can park for free overnight in Romford between the hours of 6.30pm and 8.30am at the following on-street parking locations close to the town centre:

StreetFree Parking
Albert Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Como Street6.30pm – 8.30am
Cotleigh Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Eastern Road6.30pm – 8.30am
George Street6.30pm – 8.30am
Gilbert Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Gloucester Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Havering Drive6.30pm – 8.30am
High Street6.30pm – 8.30am
Ingrave Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Kensington Road6.30pm – 8.30am
King Edward Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Kings Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Kingsmead Avenue6.30pm – 8.30am
Knighton Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Linden Street6.30pm – 8.30am
London Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Marden Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Marks Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Norfolk Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Oaklands Avenue6.30pm – 8.30am
Olive Street6.30pm – 8.30am
Park Drive6.30pm – 8.30am
Park End Road6.30pm – 8.30am
Seymer Road6.30pm – 8.30am
South Street6.30pm – 8.30am
St Andrews Road6.30pm – 8.30am
The Avenue6.30pm – 8.30am

Motorcycle parking in Romford

Motorcycles are permitted to park in pay and display car parks in Romford for a flat fee of £2.10. Car parks include:

  • Market Place Car Park
  • Old Church Rise Car Park
  • Como Street Car Park
  • Slaney Road Car Park
  • Lodge Farm Car Park

Permit parking in Romford

If you are a resident of a restricted parking zone in Romford, you can apply for a residents parking permit, which allows you to park your car on any street in that zone. Permit prices start at £40 for the year.

In order to apply for a permit, you will need proof of residence and proof of vehicle.

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 Romford:

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