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Canterbury, Herne Bay, Whitstable

Park and ride

Park And Ride Logo

Park and Ride bus


  • New Dover Road - CT1 3EJ
  • Sturry Road - CT1 1AD
  • Wincheap, Ten Perch Road - CT1 3TY

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Park and Ride routes

To plan your journey please see our route plan.


Monday to Saturday

The buses run approximately every eight minutes, from 7am. 

The Wincheap route runs until 7.30pm.

The Sturry Road route runs until 6pm, after this time customers can catch Stagecoach Triangle service buses 6 and 6a which will stop at the Park and Ride site, or the 8 and 8A which will stop opposite the site - please note this only applies until 11.15pm.

The New Dover Road route runs until 7.30pm, after this time customers can catch Stagecoach buses 15, 16 and 17 until 11.30pm.

Entry barriers to the car park are locked at 8.30pm. You can exit with a valid ticket at any time.


Buses run every 15 minutes, from 10am until 6pm, from New Dover Road and Sturry Road sites.

Please note that this service will not be available from Wincheap on Sundays.

Bank Holidays

The service will run to a full timetable on Bank Holidays over Easter.


Park and Ride costs £3 per day for a car and up to six people. This allows you to travel across the city on all three Park and Ride routes. 

We also have a hospital shuttle service.

The Park and Ride season card entitles you to 20% off each trip.

Other vehicles

We welcome motorcycles at all three Park and Ride sites.

Motorhomes can also park for up to 48 hours at our New Dover Road site.

Complaints and comments

If you wish to raise a complaint or have a comment about the Park and Ride service, please contact Louise Sills.

Tell us what you think

If you use Park and Ride and have a few minutes to spare, please give us feedback.

See also

Find out how to advertise on the Park and Ride buses.

Park and Ride commitment to passengers.


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