Car Parks in Oxford - Oxpens car park

Record details

Important information

Oxpens parking permit scheme closed

Oxpens parking permits are no longer available. The last permits available were for parking on 23 October 2017.

Normal weekday charges now apply.

Payment for parking can be made at the pay machines located in the car park or via RingGo by calling 01865 989000 or using the RingGo App. 


Site and location

Oxpens car park

Post code



Site located on Oxpens Road next to Oxford Ice Rink. Accessed from the south via Abingdon Road, Thames Street and Oxpens Road. From the north via Hythe Bridge Street and Oxpens Road. From the west via Botley Road and Oxpens Road.

Additional information

Open 24 hours a day.

Extended car park now open to car parking customers. All long term coach and lorry parking moved to Redbridge Park & Ride.

No coaches, lorries or minibuses are able to park at Oxpens. Please use the Redbridge Coach and Lorry Park.

Our parking ticket machines do not dispense change. A ticket can be purchased for a higher value but no refunds can be given.

Alternatively you can use our telephone payment system if you have a valid debit or credit card.

Parking Spaces

420 spaces (including 8 disabled / parent and children bays)

Height Restrictions

6ft 10 inches (2.1 metres)

Parking charges

Payment must be made on arrival.

Monday to Sunday, 6am to 5pm

  • 0 to 1 hour: £3.00
  • 1 to 2 hours: £4.00
  • 2 to 3 hours: £5.00
  • 3 to 4 hours: £7.00
  • 4 to 5 hours: £9.00
  • 5 to 6 hours: £11.00
  • 6 to 12 hours: £18.00
  • 12 to 24 hours: £25.00

Monday to Sunday, 5pm to 6am (evening tariff)

  • £3.50

Overnight charges

The overnight charge starts at 5pm, however if a customer arrives at 4pm we would only require payment up until 5pm, the ticket machine will then transfer automatically into the evening tariff.

The customer does not need to pay the evening fee in addition to the daytime tariff.

The overnight charge ends at 6am.

Pay by phone

This car park accepts payment by RingGo, our chosen pay by phone parking provider. Just call 01865 989000 or download the RingGo App. More information on RingGo.

Location code for this car park: 3903

Disabled parking

The blue badge scheme is currently not in operation in any of our city centre car parks.