Car Parking in Stafford

Pay on Foot Car Parks

Waterfront Multi-storey car park providing variable stay parking can be found on Waterfront Way Stafford ST16 2HQ adjacent to the A518, A34 and A449 island.

Riverside Undercroft short stay shopper’s car park can be found directly under the new shops at Riverside off South Walls adjacent to the Civic Centre ST16 3AQ

Both car parks are operated by the latest chip coin pay on foot technology it
means you only pay for the time you have been parked.

Charges will apply at all times and to all classes of vehicles including blue
badge holders.

Pay and Display Surface Car Parks

Surface car parks in Stafford are all currently Pay and Display with the option of cashless pay by phone parking. The vast majority are open all hours and charges apply Monday to Saturday 8.00am - 5.30pm including Bank Holidays.

See locations of all car parks by viewing our Map of Stafford Car Parks (pdf 361kb) or the Interactive Map of Stafford Showing Car Parks.

Further details for individual car parks including location, charges, types of payments available can be found in the links below.

Short Stay

Variable Stay

Long Stay


          Currently closed due to ongoing works.

View full car park information on our Car Parks in Stafford and Stone document.

Doxey Road Long Stay - What to do if the car park is closed due to flooding

In the event of Doxey Road Long stay car park being closed due to flooding (No 13A on the map) paying customers can park in the Doxey Road short stay car park (No 11A on the map) as long as you pay £4.20 and purchase a ticket. Season ticket holders can park free of charge.

This is an emergency measure during poor weather conditions and will be reviewed on a daily basis and is subject to change.

Please note: This arrangement does not include the car park directly outside the front of Sainsbury’s (No 11 on the map) which will remain a short stay only car park. You can view the locations of these car parks on our Map of Stafford Car Parks (pdf 361kb)