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Parking in Cardiff

Here in Cardiff, we're lucky to have access to plenty of public transport - but if you are driving into the city, we've rounded up where all the best car parks are located, how much they cost and their opening times.

Planning a day out shopping or exploring Cardiff's best sights? Finding somewhere to park in the city can sometimes feel like a challenge, but we've rounded up the best places to park right here for you!

Castle Mews Car Park

Car Park Location: City Centre (next to Bute Park) - CF10 3ER

Good for: Visiting Bute Park/Sophia Gardens, Cardiff City Centre, Cardiff Castle

Opening Hours: 24 hours a day, charge Monday – Saturday 8am - 8pm and Sunday 10am - 5pm

Number of spaces available: 48

Prices: 1 hour: £2.10, 2 hours £3.40, 3 hours £4.10, 4 hours £5.10, 5 hours £6.10 Evenings (6pm - 8pm): £2.40

MiPermit Cashless Parking: Yes (ref. 753001)

Blue Badge Parking: Free

North Road Car Park

Car Park Location: CF10 3DU (next to Bute Park Visitor Centre)

Good for: Bute Park, Cardiff City Centre, Cardiff Castle

Opening Hours: 24 hours a day, charge Monday to Sunday – 8am - 6pm

Number of Spaces Available: 189

Prices: Up to 4 hours £5.10, full day (until midnight) £8.80

MiPermit Cashless Parking: Yes (ref. 753002)

Blue Badge Parking: Free

St David's Car Park

Car Park Location: St Davids Centre, Cardiff CF10 2EQ

Good for: St David's Shopping Centre

Opening Hours: 24 hours a day

Number of Spaces Available: 2,000

Prices: 

  • Up to 1 hour       £2
  • Up to 2 hours     £3
  • Up to 3 hours     £4
  • Up to 4 hours     £5
  • Up to 5 hours     £6
  • Up to 6 hours     £7
  • Up to 9 hours     £10
  • Up to 24 hours   £25

Blue Badge Holders: Disabled parking is located on Level P3.

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Havannah Street Car Park

Car Park Location: Havannah Street, Cardiff CF10 5SG

Good for: Cardiff Bay

Opening Hours: 24 hours a day

Number of Spaces Available: 238

Prices: 

  • 1 hour £2.10
  • 2 hours £3.40
  • 3 hours £4.10
  • 4 hours £5.10
  • 5 hours £6.10
  • 6 hours £8.60
  • 7 hours £9.40
  • 8 hours £10
  • 9 hours £10.80
  • 10 hours £11.50
  • 11 hours £14.40
  • 24 hours £24.00

MiPermit Cashless Parking: Yes (ref. 753004)

Blue Badge Parking: Free

Mermaid Quay Car Park

Car Park Location: Mermaid Quay, Cardiff CF10 5BZ

Good for: Cardiff Bay, Mermaid Quay

Opening Hours: 24 hours a day

Number of Spaces Available: 380

Prices: 

  • Up to 1 hour £2.20
  • Up to 2 hours £3.50
  • Up to 3 hours £4.50
  • Up to 4 hours £5.50
  • Up to 5 hours £7.00
  • Up to 6 hours £8.00
  • Up to 7 hours £9.00
  • Up to 8 hours £10.00
  • Up to 9 hours £11.00
  • Up to 12 hours £15.00
  • 12 – 24 hours £20.00

Disabled Parking: Available

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Cardiff Central Station Car Park

Car Park Location: Cardiff Central Station, Cardiff CF10 1EN

Good for: Cardiff Train Station

Opening Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Number of Spaces Available: 400

Prices: 24 hours £12.50, 48 hours £25, 3 days £37.50, 1 week pass £50. Night rate (7pm - 5am) £5

Disabled Parking: 8 spaces available

Cardiff Westgate Street

Car Park Location: Westgate Street, Cardiff, CF10 1DZ

Good for: City Centre, Cardiff Castle, Principality Stadium

Opening Hours: 24 hours a day

Number of spaces available: 300

Prices (on the day prices, you can book online for cheaper parking)

  • 1 hour  £4.50
  • 1 to 2 hours £8.00
  • 2 to 3 hours £12.00
  • 3 to 4 hours £16.00
  • 4 to 5 hours £19.00
  • 5 to 24 hours £26.00
  • Earlybird £8.50
  • Night rate (5pm - 6am)  £5.50

Disabled Parking: 4 spaces available

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