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Your guide to Ashford and Tenterden car parks

Published : 09/01/2020

Planning on visiting Ashford or Tenterden Town Centre? Here’s our helpful guide on where you can park, ways you can pay, our free parking offer and other useful information.

Ashford town centre car parks

Parking map of Ashford town centre

Ashford town centre car parks key

Tenterden town centre car parks

Parking map of Tenterden town centre

Tenterden town centre car parks key

Free parking

Fancy some free parking?

You can park for free at the following times and places:

  • Edinburgh Road multi-storey car park – free after 3pm every day, free all day on Sundays and bank holidays
  • Elwick Place – free after 3pm every day
  • Flour Mills – free on Sundays and bank holidays
  • Station Road, Ashford – free after 3pm on Sundays and bank holidays
  • Bridewell Lane, Tenterden – free on Sundays and bank holidays

All our car parks have free parking after 6pm (however Edinburgh Road car park closes at 7pm).

You can also park for free in the High Street, North Street and Bank Street after 6pm from Monday to Saturday and all day on Sundays.

 

Mobile payment

Easiest ways to pay 

No cash? No problem. Most of our car parks and all of our on-street machines take card payments or you can pay with your mobile phone via Parkmobile.

Phone: 020 3003 2523
www.parkmobile.co.uk
Parkmobile App (free to download)

 

Season ticket

Save via a season ticket 

If you regularly use our car parks why not take advantage of discounted parking fees by purchasing a season ticket? Chose from Station Road, Edinburgh Road, Dover Place, Flour Mills or Henwood car parks in Ashford and Bridewell Lane in Tenterden.

 

Electric car charging

Electric Avenue 

Electric charging points can be found in the following locations:

In Ashford

  • Civic Centre and Stour Centre car park
  • Vicarage Lane car park
  • Julie Rose Stadium
  • Elwick Place car Park

In Tenterden

  • Tenterden Leisure Centre
  • Station Road car park

 

Footprints

Closer than you think 

Did you realise the following journeys are only a few steps away? (approximately!)

Ashford:

  • Vicarage Lane car park to St Marys Church - 257 steps
  • Edinburgh Road car park to the Band Stand - 170 steps
  • Elwick Road car park to Ashford Gateway Plus - 117 steps
  • Edinburgh Road car park to Boots/top of Lower High Street - 220 steps
  • Dover Place car park to Ashford Gateway Plus - 310 steps

Tenterden:

  • Bridewell Lane car park to the Tenterden Gateway - 140 steps
  • Station Road car park to St Mildred’s Church - 270 steps
  • Recreation Ground Road car park to the Town Hall - 279 steps
  • Tenterden Leisure Centre to Boots - 406 steps

 

Find out more

For more information on each individual car park visit our Parking page.