Car Park - Peak District National Park

Car parks and charges

The National Park Authority owns 45 car parks and parking areas, 18 of which are pay-and-display car parks.

Your car park fee is used to:

  • maintain the car parks
  • pay for litter removal
  • improve toilet facilities
  • provide visitor information
  • help conserve the special qualities of the national park
  • install CCTV cameras in collaboration with Derbyshire Police to reduce crime

Charges

Charges apply between 10am and 6pm

Cars and minibuses       up to 1 hour £1.50
  up to 4 hours     £3.50
  all day £4.50
Coaches (where permitted) 2 hour period   £4.00
Horse boxes/lorries  up to 2 hours £3.50
  all day  £7.00
Blue badge holders (display badge)   free
Cycles    free
Motorcycles all day £1.50

Annual parking permits

You can apply for an annual permit that entitles you to park at all the chargeable car parks owned and managed by the National Park Authority.

If you wish to apply for a residents' permit, your address must be within the boundary of the national park. If you are not sure, please contact our customer service team on 01629 816 200 or email customer.service@peakdistrict.gov.uk
withyour full address and postcode.

Residents (people living within the national park boundary)   £25
Visitors (people living outside the national park boundary)   £40
Senior citizen visitors (people aged 60 years and above) £30
Single horsebox/trailer £40
Large horsebox/trailer (phone 01629816345 for a price) POA
Coach £60


How to apply for an annual permit

  • Download and print the application form for annual parking permit(60KB)
  • Or ask for the form to be sent to you: email parking.permits@peakdistrict.gov.uk or call 01629 816 200

Send your completed application form and the appropriate fee to:
Customer Service Team
Peak District National Park Authority
Aldern House
Baslow Road
Bakewell DE45 1AE
Telephone: 01629 816200
Minicom: 01629 816319
E-mail: parking.permits@peakdistrict.gov.uk


Car park locations

The National Park Authority own the below car parks. If you are a resident of the Peak District National Park, you can apply for a permit which allows you to park for free. See more details on our main car parking and parking charges page.

Location Grid ref Spaces (disabled)  Charge   Toilets
Alsop, near Ashbourne   SK 1550 5497 50 (0) Pay and display  
Near Ashbourne SK 1305 5564 25 (1)   WC
Bakewell SK 2224 6898 25 (2) Pay and display  
Edale   SK 1075 8471 20 (0)         
Blore, near Ashbourne SK 1353 4990 55 (0)    
Hayfield  SK 0487 8692 27 (0) Pay and display WC
Wildboarclough SJ 9805 6807 14 (0)     
Hathersage SK 2595 8290 40 (2)          
Wildboarclough SJ 9875 6989 25 (2)     
Longdendale   SK 0730 9930 25 (1)   WC
Hathersage  SK 2281 8438 10 (0)      
Goyt Valley SK 0185 7155 115 (2)   WC
Ladybower   SK 1735 8900 60 (0)     

*National Park permit not valid (owned by Severn Trent)

Near Hartington  SK 1725 6070 45 (0)     
Near Flash SJ 9992 6621 27 (0)    
Hartington   SK 1496 6108 70 (5) Pay and display WC
Stanage  SK 2373 8375 75 (1)  Pay and display WC
Hathersage SK 2469 8299 50 (0)     
Near Warslow SK 1029 5930 60 (4) Pay and display  
Near Buxton SK 1281 6594 55 (0) Pay and display  
Ladybower   SK 1878 8762 15 (0)     
Coaches only SK 1444 5056      
Goyt Valley SJ 9750 7528 30 (3)     
Longnor SK 0886 6492      
Near Ashbourne   SK 1751 4734 25 (3) Pay and display WC
Dovedale  SK 1360 5480 40 (0)            
Near Tideswell     SK 1385 7328 80 (3) Pay and display WC
Pikehall, Matlock SK 1943 5814 25 (0)     
Youlgreave SK 1947 6442 30 (0)     
Wildboarclough SJ 9730 6795 10 (0)    
Thorpe, near Ashbourne SK 1635 5048 45 (0)    
Near Hartington     SK 1468 6371 90 (5)  Pay and display WC
Cressbrook SK 1720 7363 11 (0)    
Hathersage SK 2518 8007 80 (2) Pay and display  
Goyt Valley     SK 0135 7561 80 (6)     
Near Ashbourne SK 1657 5033 45 (0)    
Near Tideswell     SK 1540 7422 60 (3) Pay and display   WC
Near Ashbourne     SK 1776 5205 70 (3) Pay and display WC
Longdendale SK 0680 9831 100 (7) Pay and display WC
Macclesfield Forest     SJ 9617 7115 35 (3) Pay and display WC
Monsal Dale     SK 1767 7217 12 (3)     
Wildboarclough SJ 9840 7057 10 (0)      
Near Leek     SK 0857 5015 90 (0)  Pay and display WC
Taddington SK 1702 7060 45 (0)  Pay and display WC
Topley Pike     SK 1032 7249 28 (0) Pay and display