Portsmouth Park and Ride

Anyone who regularly visits Portsmouth will understand the difficulties of finding cheap parking close to the city centre, which is why we’re a real advocate for park and ride. This allows you to park outside of the city centre free of charge and hop on the local bus service into the city.

How many park and ride sites are there in Portsmouth

There is just the one park and ride site in Portsmouth with direct routes into the city and is accessible only via the M275 and the service is run by First bus.

Portsmouth Park and Ride

Address: Park & Ride Portsmouth, Tipner Interchange, M275 Junction 1, Portsmouth, PO2 8AN

Opening Times: Monday to Friday: 06.30am – 07.45pm, Saturday: 07.30am – 07.45pm, Sunday: 08.30am – 6.30pm

Serves: Portsmouth International Port, Trafalgar Gate, City Centre, The Hard Interchange.

Spaces: 665

Cost to park at park and ride sites in Portsmouth

Parking at Portsmouth park and ride sites is just £4 per car which also includes bus travel into the city centre for up to 5 people.

Park and Ride SiteParking Charge
Portsmouth Park and Ride£4 (includes bus travel into Portsmouth for 5 people)
Portsmouth park and ride charges

You can pay using one of the pay and display machines around the car park, which take both cash and card.

Portsmouth park and ride ticket prices 2024

The cost to get from Portsmouth park and ride sites into the city centre costs just £4 per car (including parking) for up to 5 people.

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

Park and Ride SiteBus Ticket Charge
Portsmouth Park and RidePer Car: £4
Flexipass (10 journeys) – £30
Flexipass (20 journeys) – £50
Flexipass (50 journeys) – £100
Flexipass (1 week) – £14
Flexipass (4 week) – £55
Flexipass (1 year) – £600
Portsmouth park and ride ticket

Overnight parking at Portsmouth park and ride sites

Overnight parking is not currently permitted at Portsmouth park and ride site.

Portsmouth park and ride disabled spaces

There are 3 disabled parking bays at Portsmouth park and ride site and 8 bays that are shared parent/disabled bays.

Motorhome parking at Portsmouth park and ride sites

Portsmouth park and ride site has a height barrier with a restriction of 2.1m. If you are travelling to Portsmouth and looking for motorhome parking, there are spaces with no height restrictions on The Hard, St Georges Square and Museum Road. If you’d rather park close to the seafront, motorhomes can park all along the seafront and in D-Day car park, but charges may occur.