If you‘re visiting Liverpool City Centre, you’re in for a real treat with stunning buildings and world renowned landmarks, steeped in history. And with investment kick-started by the Capital of Culture in 2008, Liverpool is now a top City Break destination.

What’s more, Liverpool is easily accessible at the western end of the M62 and rammed full of top-class hotels, but whether you’re local or a visitor to our beautiful city, you might need advice on where to park.

From NCPs to metered road spaces and the odd hidden parking gem, there’s plenty of room for everyone. The trouble is, some of it can be expensive. The good news is this: there’s lots and lots of cheap car parking in Liverpool, too!

While you could be looking at spending £18.00 for 6 hours of parking in one of Liverpool’s popular NCP car parks, or £13.50 for 5 hours at the ultra-convenient Q Parks, there are other more economical options. Depending on where you are staying, or which of Liverpool’s attractions you are calling in at, you might even find these cheaper parking choices more convenient for your visit.


Traffic passing Liverpool's Three Graces buildings.


Here’s our guide to cheap car parking in Liverpool, giving you more pennies to spend in the fantastic shops, restaurants, entertainment venues and museums of our great Scouse capital:

On-street Parking

If you’re planning to stay in Liverpool for up to four hours, on-street parking in designated parking bays is always an option. At £1 for the first half hour and £5 for the maximum four hours, you can pay and display at the parking machines or use your phone, SMS text or a handy mobile app

Blue Badge holders can park for free all day in these roadside spaces. Free Blue Badge parking is also available in many of the city’s car parks, just check before you travel.


King Park

Address: Kings Dock Street , L1 8LE
Spaces: 250
Run by: UKPC
Distance from L1: 20 min walk
Open: Mon-Sun all day
Cost: 80p per hour up to £4.00 for 12 hours
Payment method: Pay & Display
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Sign saying: Have You Paid and Displayed?


Mount Pleasant

Address: 38 Mount Pleasant, L3 5TB
Spaces: 1,339 spaces including designated free Blue Badge parking and free motorbike parking
Run by: Liverpool City Council
Distance from L1: 19 min walk
Open: Mon-Sat 7am-8pm; Sun 9am-8pm 
Cost: £1 per hour up to £4 all day
Payment method: Pay & Display or Mobile
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Liverpool Central

Address: 1 Heathfield Street, L1 4AT
Spaces: 450 spaces including designated disabled parking
Run by: Secure Parking UK
Distance from L1: 17  min walk
Open: Mon-Sun all day
Cost: £1 per hour up to 6 hours then £8 for 24 hours
Payment method: Pay on Exit - cash or card
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Beetham Plaza

Address: Brunswick St, L2 0XJ
Spaces: 89 Spaces
Run by: Liverpool City Council
Distance from L1: 11 min walk
Open: Mon-Fri 7.30am-7pm 
Cost: £1.60 per hour up to £10 max
Payment method: Pay & Display or Mobile
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Man paying at a parking machine.


St John’s Shopping Centre

Address: 10 St George's Place, L1 1NQ
Spaces: 610 spaces including designated disabled parking
Run by: St John’s Shopping Centre
Distance from L1: 15 min walk
Open: Mon-Sun all day
Cost: £1.90 per hour up to 12 hours £11; 24 hours £13; 6pm- 9am (overnight) £2.50 for 6 hours or £5.00 max
Payment method: Pay on Foot - cash or card
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Or take the strain out of finding city centre cheap car parking in Liverpool by using Park and Ride schemes at many of Merseyside’s train stations. Park for free while you take advantage of the region’s rail network to arrive safely into the centre of Liverpool

At Green Lane station in Birkenhead, for example, an off-peak adult return ticket to Liverpool Central station costs just £3.10. With the journey taking 15 mins and six services running every hour, it’s certainly got to be a low-cost and easy option.

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So, what are you waiting for? A whole city of adventures awaits. Time to start planning your trip. Whether you’re staying for a few hours or a whole week, we hope we’ve helped you to find cheap car parking in Liverpool. Enjoy!