Car Parks in Oxford - Oxford Parkway Park and Ride

Record details

Important information

Free Car Parking in August at Park and Ride Sites 

To support businesses and protect jobs in Oxford, Oxford City Council in partnership with Oxfordshire County Council and Oxford Direct Services are pleased to offer free car parking at all five of Oxford's Park and Rides everyday in August.

Site and location

Oxford Parkway Park and Ride

Location map

Please be aware that there are two seperate car parks operating very close to eachother at Oxford Parkway.

The car park closest to the train station is managed by APCOA Parking on behalf of Chiltern Railways. The car park shown in the map below is for the Park and Ride.

Check signage in the car park you have parked in to confirm who is responsible for the car park and the payment options.

Post code

OX2 8HA

Directions

This site is located at Oxford Parkway Station to the north of the city and can be accessed from the A40 (from Witney and Cheltenham), A4260 (from Kidlington), A34 (from Banbury, Bicester and Northampton) and the M40.

Additional information

All Park and Ride sites are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Vehicles can be left overnight. Maximum stay 72 hours.

Separate charges apply for parking and bus fare.

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.

English national concessionary bus passes for over 60s and disabled people are accepted on Park and Ride buses.

Parking Spaces

Approx 758 spaces

Height Restrictions

2.1 metres (6ft 11 inches)

Parking charges

Payment must be made on arrival. Coins and cards accepted.

Combined Ticket

You can pay for parking and a day return bus ticket into Oxford for two adults and up to three children (under 16) for £6.80.

There are two dedicated machines for these tickets located at each Park and Ride. The combined ticket machines will accept coins and card payments.

You must enter you car registration number when buying a ticket. You do not have to display the ticket in your car, it can be presented to the driver for travel on the bus.

This ticket is not available on services to the hospitals.

Cash and Card

Using the black pay machines on site, for parking only.

  • 0-1 hour free: £0.00
  • 1-11 hours: £2.00
  • 11-24 hours: £4.00
  • 24-48 hours: £8.00
  • 48-72 hours: £12.00

Phone

Using the RingGo service. Telephone: 01865 989000

RingGo location code: 3925

  • 0-1 hour free: £0.00
  • 1-11 hours: £2.00
  • 11-24 hours: £4.00
  • 24-48 hours: £8.00
  • 48-72 hours: £12.00
  • 28 days: £30 includes text reminder 24 hours before expiry 

Permit

Monthly, quarterly and annual permits are available.

  • Annual Permit £300 - potential saving of £8.23 per week
  • Quarterly Permit £85 (valid for 13 weeks) - potential saving of £7.46 per week
  • 28 Day Permit £30 (valid for 4 weeks) - potential saving of £6.50 per week

Buy a Park and Ride parking permit

Renew your Park and Ride parking permit

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: 3925

Bus fares

Please refer to the Tickets page of the Oxford Bus Company website to confirm prices and terms and conditions of travel.

Quick guide

  • Combined/Family Ticket (two adults and up to three children under 16), including parking for up to 11 hours - £6.80
  • Single, parking not included - £1.80
  • Same day return - parking not included - £2.80
  • Period return (return within 72 hours), parking not included - £3
  • 2 To Go (same day return for two adults travelling together), parking not included - £4.80
  • 2 To Go Period return (return within 72 hours), parking not included - £5.50
  • Child single - £0.90
  • Same day child return - £1.40
Bus timetables, route and stops

Visit the Oxford Bus Company website for full details.

Route 500 timetable (PDF)

Getting to hospitals
Facilities

Terminal building available offering:

  • Toilets
  • Waiting room

Opening times:

  • Monday to Saturday - 6.30am to 8pm
  • Sunday - Closed
Disabled parking

Free parking for Blue Badge holders

Motorcycle parking

There is a designated parking area for motorcycles where parking is free.

However, standard charges apply if using a normal car parking bay.

Contact

Bus timetable, route and bus ticket queries 

Contact Oxford Bus Company

Car parking queries

Contact the Car Parks Team: