Hill Street car park
Important COVID-19 notice: for general guidelines on the use of our city centre car parks during COVID-19 see city centre car parks and COVID-19.
- opening times - 24 hours (Monday to Sunday, plus bank holidays)
- spaces - 70 (plus a designated area for motor cycles)
- electric points - no
- motorcycle parking - yes
- motorhome parking - yes
- disabled parking - yes
- address - Hill Street car park, Hill Street, Preston, PR1 2BB
Virtual pay and display
Virtual pay and display means that you no longer need to find change for pay and display machines or display a physical ticket in your car when parking.
Please note: you can still pay using our pay and display machines and displaying a ticket.
- Simple - cashless payment and ticketless parking
- Hassle free - extend your stay without having to return to your car to put cash in the machine
- Advanced booking - book up to seven days in advance
- Fast, flexible, easy to manage
Pay and display prices
Our car parking pay and display prices are based on duration of stay. All charges apply each day and the car park operates a 24 hour tariff.
|Time / duration|
|up to 1 hour||£1.50|
|up to 2 hours||£2.70|
|up to 3 hours||£3.50|
|up to 4 hours||£4.70|
|over 4 hours up to 24 hours||£10.00|
|overnight 6.30pm to 6.00am||£3.00|
Please note: all vehicles parked are required to display a valid paper or virtual pay and display ticket or disabled badge.
How to pay
To pay for virtual pay and display parking visit:
Please note: for additional features and faster payments visit MiPermit - register for an account.
What happens next?
Once you have paid for virtual pay and display, your vehicle details will be added to our officers hand-held computers in real time to let them know that you have paid.
Disabled parking - conditions of use
The car park offers two designated disabled parking spaces for blue badge holders.
Blue badge holders can park up to three hours free of charge in a designated disabled parking bay with no return within eight hours.
A valid blue badge and clock set to the correct time of arrival must be displayed in the windscreen of your vehicle before leaving the car park.
Please note: all other car park spaces require the display of a valid virtual or paper pay and display ticket at the prices shown.
Motorcycle parking is free in the designated and signed area only.
Please note: Motorcycles should not park in any other area of the car park.
Whilst there is no height restriction in place at this car park, motorhome customers must purchase and display multiple tickets to cover the number of spaces that the vehicle uses.
Parking fines (Penalty Charge Notices)
To pay or challenge a parking fine (Penalty Charge Notice) see parking fines (Penalty Charge Notices).
Map address for Hill Street surface car park
Hill Street car park, Hill Street, Preston, PR1 2BB.
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