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Car Parking

There is a large public car park next to Campus West with 308 spaces. This includes 300 parking bays and 8 advisory disabled bays. The car par has a height restriction of 2.3 metres. It is often very busy please so please arrive in plenty of time so you are not rushing around. 

The car park at Campus West operates a Pay and Display system, so you need to pay for your parking before you leave your car.

How to Pay

You can pay for your stay by one of the following methods:

Payment Machines

Muliple payment machines are located at the Campus West car park with cash, card and contactless payment options available. Please note no change is given when you use cash.


You can also pay online at

Phone App

You can pay via an App called Pay by Phone which also allows you to extend your stay if needed. The app sends you a notification 10 minutes before the parking session is due to expire. To use this method of payment you must first download the app, register your vehicle with a valid debit/credit card, and make sure you activate a session before leaving your car.


You can pay by calling 0800 546 0601

Opening hours

  • 24 hours, Monday to Sunday

Charges applicable

  • Monday to Saturday from 7am – 6pm

  • Sunday from 10am – 5.30pm

  • Parking is free for the first 30 minutes upon arrival and after 6.00pm - Though you still have to display a valid ticket  

  • There is a £1 charge to park all day on Sunday only 
  • Sunday charges apply to all Bank Holidays

  • Charges apply to all vehicles

Blue badge holder

Disabled drivers are required to pay for parking at all times and must display a valid Blue Badge in accordance with the Blue Badge Scheme if parking in a designated Blue Badge bay.