Car parking at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
There are 295 car parking spaces at the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard Car Park, which is situated approximately 400 yards from the main entrance at Victory Gate. 17 of these are disabled parking spaces. This undercover car park has toilets and a baby care suite for visitors. This car park has a height restriction of 2.1 metres (6' 10"). Open 7 Days a week 7 am - 7 pm.
Charges for the car park are as follows...
Up to 2 hours - £2.00
Up to 4 hour - £4.00
Up to 6 hours - £6.00
Up to 8 hours - £8.00
Up to 24 hours - £10.00
Our car park accepts cash and card payment. To use your card, go to the car park manager's office which is located opposite the public toilets. Unfortunately, we do not accept AMEX, and the charge is a minimum of £2.00.
Park and Ride
The brand new Park and Ride is conveniently located on the M275 offering a fast and reliable service into the city. At peak times, the service runs every 12 minutes. It is open seven days a week and stops at The Hard which is a 5 minute walk from the Historic Dockyard.
For more information on Portsmouth Park and Ride, please visit the Park and Ride website.
If on arrival you find that this car park is full, please follow the signs to the alternative car parks locally which are signposted from Queen's Street or at Gunwharf Quays, which is within five minutes walk of the Dockyard.
There is a designated area within the car park for 20 motorcycles. If you park within these designated areas, you will be eligible for 1/2 price parking (if you park in a standard car parking space this offer does not apply) and this must be claimed from the car park office during normal opening times.
There is a Pay & Display car park situated on Havant Street which is suitable for camper vans. This is around a 5-minute walk from our main entrance.
For those using satellite navigation devices, the postcode of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is PO1 3LJ, which will get you to the vicinity, then please follow brown tourism signs for the car park. The Portsmouth Historic Dockyard car park in Admiralty Road and that at Gunwharf Quays meet the most up to date standards and are manned and covered by extensive CCTV surveillance. However, as with all car parks, visitors are strongly advised not to leave any valuables in their vehicles during their visit to the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.