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Visitor Parking

Find out everything you need to know about visitor parking at Lancaster University. 

All pay-and-display parking on campus is cashless. The parking machines accept card payments only (contactless and chip & pin). 

Parking Zones

Visitors can park in any of the Visitor Car Parks A to M or in any space on South West Campus. You can use the Parking Zones Map to identify the most convenient visitor car park for your destination.

Parking Zones Map

Cashless Parking Tariffs

If you're visiting campus on a weekday then pay & display charges apply. A ticket can be purchased from any of the pay & display parking meters located across campus. Charges are:

  • £2 for 2 hours, or
  • £5 for a full day (£3 on South West Campus and Car Park K Sports Field).

Parking is free after 6pm and at weekends. Blue Badge holders are welcome to park without charge.

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