Parking at Woodhouse Lane car park in Leeds
If you’re visiting Leeds and looking for a car park that is central to all the amenities and affordable, Woodhouse Lane car park might be the perfect option.
Woodhouse Lane car park address
Address: Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 3AX
2024 Parking Charges
Parking at Woodhouse Lane car park in Leeds is one of the most affordable options, whether you’re visiting the First Direct arena or you’re heading into the city for a spot of retail therapy.
You can also park your car at Woodhouse Lane car park for a 24 hour period, so if you are staying in the city overnight, it is an affordable option and can often be cheaper than on-site hotel car parks.
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|Up to 24 hours
|Up to 7 days
|First Direct Arena (6pm – 12am) – event night only
There’s multiple payment methods when parking at Woodhouse Lane car park, including cash, card and RingGo (24327) or you can pre-book and save money using Your Parking Space.
Woodhouse Lane car park spaces
There are 1,240 spaces in Woodhouse Lane multi storey car park across 7 floors, making it one of the largest car parks in Leeds.
Electric charge points at Woodhouse Lane car park
As of 2024 there are electric vehicle charge points located on the third floor at Woodhouse Lane car park. The charge points have a £1 connection fee but are free to charge thereafter, although this may change, so we recommend checking ZapMap before you arrive if you need to charge your vehicle.
Woodhouse Lane disabled parking
There are 14 dedicated disabled bays at Woodhouse Lane car park – these are located on floors 1 and 7. Unless the signage states otherwise, you will need to pay the appropriate parking charges as free parking for Blue Badge holders is only available at on-street parking bays across Leeds.
Places close to Woodhouse Lane car park
You might have seen Woodhouse Lane car park crop up in various places when searching for parking in Leeds city centre.
If you’re visiting the First Direct Arena for a gig or an event, the venue will often direct visitors to Woodhouse Lane car park as it is the closest and most accessible parking option.
You can walk from Woodhouse Lane car park to First Direct Arena in just 6 minutes, making it easy to get straight back on the road after the event finishes.
During event days, you can park at Woodhouse Lane car park for a set price of just £6.50 (6pm – midnight). There are over 1,200 spaces, making it ideal for those visiting the First Direct Arena.
Alternatively, if you’re visiting Trinity Leeds, you can walk from Woodhouse Lane car park to Trinity Leeds in just 12 minutes and Woodhouse Lane car park is cheaper if you’re looking to save money. The on-site car park at Trinity Leeds costs around £7.50 for 3 hours of parking, whereas Woodhouse Lane car park costs £4.40 for 3 hours.
If you’re parking for longer such as 12 hours, the price difference is even more noticeable, with a charge of £33 at Trinity Leeds and £8 at Woodhouse Lane.
How to get to Woodhouse Lane car park
Woodhouse Lane is easily accessible from the A58 and A64 (inner ring road).
From East (York): Continue down the A64 until you reach a sign for the First Direct Arena, which is just before you enter the tunnel.
As you come off the slip road, you’ll see the car park directly in front – keep left and follow the road onto Queen’s Square Court into the entrance of the car park.
From North (Harrogate, Wetherby): Use the A61 to enter from the North of Leeds. Join Clay Pit Lane and continue past First Direct Arena.
At the next junction, turn right onto Woodhouse Lane and continue past the Leeds University halls of residence (on your left). You’ll see signs for multi-storey car park – follow these onto Blackman Lane. Follow the road round to the right, then keep left.
You’ll see a slip road into the car park on your right (central lane).
From West (Bradford): Use the A647 (Stanningley bypass) and then continue onto the A58. Leave the A58 when you see a brown sign for Headingley Stadium and First Direct Arena.
When you leave the slip road, you’ll see a set of traffic lights – here you’ll need to go back on yourself to enter the car park. Keep left and use the central lane to get into the car park.
From South (Wakefield): Use the M621 and come off when you see the sign for the A643 and Headingley Stadium. Turn right at the roundabout for Elland Road and City Centre. Continue onto the A58 and follow signs for First Direct arena.
Leave the A58 when you see a brown sign for Headingley Stadium and First Direct Arena. When you leave the slip road, you’ll see a set of traffic lights – here you’ll need to go back on yourself to enter the car park. Keep left and use the central lane to get into the car park.