Car Parks in Oxford - Water Eaton Park and Ride (Oxford Parkway) - managed by Oxfordshire County Council

Record details

Site and location

Water Eaton Park and Ride - managed by Oxfordshire County Council

Location map

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 (unless purchasing a 'Combined Ticket' - see below).

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

Visit the Oxfordshire County Council website for full parking charge information.

  • 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

Season tickets are avilable from the Oxfordshire County Council website

Combined Ticket

You can pay for parking and a day return bus ticket 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 & 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.

Bus fares

See information about the 'Combined Ticket' above for visit the Oxford Bus Company website for specific bus fare information.

Quick Guide

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

  • Combined Ticket (two adults and up to three children under 16), including parking for up to 11 hours - £6.80
  • Single (after 9am, Monday to Friday and anytime weekends and Public Holidays), parking not included - £1.80
  • Same day return (off-peak - after 9am, Monday to Friday and anytime weekends and Public Holidays), parking not included - £2.60
  • Same day return (peak - before 9am, Monday to Friday), 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 (same day return for two adults travelling together - return within 72 hours), parking not included - £5.50
  • Child single - £0.90
  • Child return - £1.30
  • Child Peak Return (before 9am, Monday to Friday) - £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:

  • Waiting Room

No toilets available.

Opening times available on Oxfordshire County Council website

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 Oxfordshire County Council