Nottingham Park and Ride

Finding cheap parking in Nottingham can often be fraught with stress which is why we’re a real advocate for park and ride, meaning you can park outside of the city centre free of charge and hop on the local bus service into the city centre.

Park and ride sites in Nottingham

There are nine park and ride sites in Nottingham with direct routes into the city; The Forest, Hucknall, Moor Bridge, Racecourse, Phoenix Park, Queens Drive, Wilkinson Street, Toton Lane and Clifton.

The Forest Park and Ride

Address: NG7 6AQ

Opening Times: 24 hours

Spaces: 972

Hucknall Park and Ride

Address: NG15 7TD

Opening Times: 24 hours

Spaces: 439

Moor Bridge Park and Ride

Address: NG6 8AE

Opening Times: 24 hours

Spaces: 119

Racecourse Park and Ride

Address: NG2 4BE

Opening Times: 06.00am – 08.30pm

Spaces: Unknown

Phoenix Park Park and Ride

Address: NG8 6AS

Opening Times: 24 hours

Spaces: 657

Queens Drive Park and Ride

Address: NG2 1AP

Opening Times: 6.00am – 8.30pm

Spaces: Unknown

Wilkinson Street Park and Ride

Address: NG7 7NW

Opening Times: 24 hours

Spaces: 600

Toton Lane Park and Ride

Address: NG9 7JA

Opening Times: 24 hours

Spaces: 1,400

Clifton South Park and Ride

Address: NG11 8BF

Opening Times: 24 hours

Spaces: 1,000

Cost to park at park and ride sites in Nottingham

Parking at Nottingham park and ride sites is free providing you are using the car park to access the city centre using the local bus or tram service, with the exception of Racecourse park and ride and Queens Drive park and ride which both cost £6.00 per car.

Park and Ride SiteParking Charge
The Forest Park and RideFree
Hucknall Park and RideFree
Moor Bridge Park and RideFree
Racecourse Park and Ride£6 per car
Phoenix Park Park and RideFree
Queens Drive Park and Ride£6 per car
Wilkinson Street Park and RideFree
Toton Lane Park and RideFree
Clifton South Park and RideFree

Nottingham park and ride ticket prices 2024

Both buses and trams run from park and ride sites across Nottingham and there’s different ticket types available depending on your circumstance.

2024 ticket prices for the park and ride service in Nottingham is as follows:

Park and Ride SiteTicket TypeTicket Price
The Forest Park and RideAdult Single
Child Single
Adult Day
Child Day
£3.00
£1.80
£6.00
£3.80
Hucknall Park and RideAdult Single
Child Single
Adult Day
Child Day
£3.00
£1.80
£6.00
£3.80
Moor Bridge Park and RideAdult Single
Child Single
Adult Day
Child Day
£3.00
£1.80
£6.00
£3.80
Racecourse Park and RideDay Ticket (up to 5 people)£5 (includes parking)
Phoenix Park Park and RideAdult Single
Child Single
Adult Day
Child Day
£3.00
£1.80
£6.00
£3.80
Queens Drive Park and RideDay Ticket (up to 5 people)£5 (includes parking)
Wilkinson Street Park and RideAdult Single
Child Single
Adult Day
Child Day
£3.00
£1.80
£6.00
£3.80
Toton Lane Park and RideAdult Single
Child Single
Adult Day
Child Day
£3.00
£1.80
£6.00
£3.80
Clifton South Park and RideAdult Single
Child Single
Adult Day
Child Day
£3.00
£1.80
£6.00
£3.80
Nottingham park and ride prices

Overnight parking at Nottingham park and ride sites

Most of Nottingham’s park and ride sites are open 24 hours a day, but overnight parking is not encouraged. If you do choose to park overnight, it will be at your own risk. Both Queens Drive and Racecourse park and ride sites close at 08.30pm.

Motorhome parking at Nottingham park and ride sites

All park and ride sites in Nottingham have a height restriction of 2.2m, but if your vehicle fits under the barrier, you can use the park and ride site.