Note: Parking is free after 12 midday in Council run car parks during the week and free at weekends. Please note that the Waitrose car park is privately owned and managed.

Parking in Salisbury, Wiltshire is easy with a variety of car parks in the city centre as well as a park and ride scheme and even free parking for visitors to the Cathedral City. The car parks listed here include: Brown Street, College Street, Culver Street, Elizabeth Gardens, The Maltings, The Old George Mall and Salt Lane.

The largest City centre car park is the long stay central at Mill Stream Approach with over 700 parking spaces and can be used for 24 Hr parking. The post code is SP1 3SL. The Maltings car park is adjacent and covers 2 storeys (details below).

Parking at The Old George Mall in Salisbury

The Old George Mall is one of the shopping centres in Salisbury and has a multi-story car park with 548 spaces. Pick up a ticket as you enter and pay at the parking machine machine when you leave the Old George Mall.

The car park is accessed from New Street and the post code is SP1 2PH. Opening times are Mon-Sat 7am – 8pm, Sunday 10am – 5pm and 7am – 6pm Bank Holidays. All day parking is available and more information can be found on their website which is

There are also car parks available at following locations in Salisbury.

  • Brown Street (East) Short Stay 29 Spaces - SP1 1HE
  • Brown Street (West) Short Stay 135 (4 blue badge) Spaces and motorbikes - SP1 1HE
  • Churchill Gardens (Southampton Road) - Height restrictions in place
  • College Street Long Stay 71 (6 blue badge) Spaces - SP1 3YG
  • Culver Street Multi-Storey Long Stay 528 (4 blue badge) Spaces - SP1 2BQ
  • Lush House (Elizabeth Gardens) Short Stay 80 (5 blue badge) Spaces - SP2 7TD
  • The Maltings Multi-Storey Short Stay 600 (25 blue badge) Spaces and motorbikes - SP1 1BD
  • Salt Lane Short Stay 157 Spaces and motorbikes - SP1 1ED

The short stay car parks in Salisbury are limited to 3 hours with no return within 4 hours. We have plenty of traffic wardens in Salisbury!.

Typical charges are:
Up to 1 hour: £1.40
Up to 2 hours: £2.50
Up to 3 hours: £4.20
Sunday: £1.70 for the day
Blue badge parking: Free

On street parking places are also dotted around Salisbury City centre but are only for short stay and tend to cost more than parking in one of the main car parks.

Free parking

You can find free parking at the Waitrose car park which is located at Churchill Way West. The post code is SP2 7TS. Be aware that this free parking is limited to three hours but that should give you time to do a little sightseeing or shopping in Salisbury.

Important - ANPR parking cameras have been installed at the Waitrose car park in Salisbury. Parking in restricted to a three hour stay.

Salisbury City centre is just a short walk away, along by the river Avon, under the dual carriageway, and past the Boathouse restaurant.

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