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Park and Ride


The Park & Ride and Parkway Rail Station car parks will now operate as one, with the car park being converted to a Pay and Display car park. All users will be required to purchase a car park Pay & Display ticket or have a valid season ticket displayed on their dashboard, with the exception of valid Blue Badge holders.

The Stratford Parkway/Park & Ride Pay & Display Car Park now operates 24 hours a day – 7 days a week. The Car Park is only closed on Christmas Day.

Please note: P&R users must also purchase a relevant bus ticket. Concessionary pass holders continue to be able to travel on the bus for free, but a valid parking ticket will also be required.


Season Tickets offer great value as you can park and take the bus from as little as £1.50 a day. (Annual Season Ticket)

Parking charges

  • Daily, £3.00 before 08:59 (Valid from 00:00 – 23:59)
  • Daily, £1.00 after 09:00 (Valid from 09:00 – 23:59)

Overnight parking (no motor-homes, caravans or camper vans)

  • After, 09:00 – £4.00 (Valid from 09:00 until 23:59 the following day)
  • Before, 08:59 – £6.00 (Valid from 00:00 until 23:59 the following day)

Season Tickets (For Bus and Rail Users)

(Includes Parking and one daily return Bus ticket for use of the Park & Ride Bus for the duration of the season ticket) The Quarterly and Annual tickets must be purchased in advance as they are posted to the address specified.

  • Weekly, £11.50 (To be purchased from Parking Machines Only)
  • Monthly, £39.50 (To be purchased from Parking Machines Only)
  • Quarterly, £99.00
  • Annual, £349.00

To be purchased from
For additional season ticket information please call 0333 0030033

There is no parking charge for drivers displaying a valid disabled badge and for electric vehicles plugged into the charging point, but the bus fares still apply.

Bus Fares

Park & Ride Passengers using the Bus (Please note that the relevant parking charge must be paid in addition to the Bus Fare)

Adult Single/Return – £2.00 (up to 2 children travel free with every full adult ticket purchased)
Child Single/Return – £1.00
Group Return (up to 5 persons) – £3.00


Journey takes approx 10-12 minutes from the car park to the town centre.

DaysFrequencyFirst bus leavesLast return from
Mondays to Saturdays Every 15 mins between 07:30 – 18:45 07:30 Wood Street – 19:00
Bank Holidays Every 15 mins between 10:15 – 18:45 10:00 Wood Street – 19:00

Evening & Sundays

Whilst the bus service does not operate on an evening after 1900 or on a Sunday, please take advantage of convenient and cheap parking by using the train to travel to Stratford town centre. An evening and Sunday train service is available from Stratford Parkway (adjacent to the Park & Ride car park) to Stratford town station, with a journey time of less than 5 minutes and competitive fares. This will especially suit people going to the theatre and using the towns restaurants in the evening. The last train form Stratford town station is 2330 Monday to Saturday and 1929 on Sundays. Please see for details.

Please contact the team if you require a copy of the full timetable.


Stratford Park and Ride is located off Bishopton Lane near to the roundabout with the A46 (T) and the A3400 Birmingham Road. Signs have been provided on the approach roads from the north and west to direct drivers to the site.

Drop off and boarding points

Stratford P&R map

D – Park & Ride ‘ Drop off ‘ point

B – Park & Ride ‘ Boarding ‘ point


For Further Information call (01564) 797070

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