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Information about parking in Leicester
Leicester is a fast growing city with visitors streaming in throughout the year for business, education and tourism. For those driving into the city, knowing where to park could get frantic, especially if you are not familiar with the city’s streets. Thanks to the JustPark website and mobile app, you can easily choose a parking spot from the many parking spaces listed online.
Some additional information about parking in leicester, to cater to all your parking needs
On-street parking in Leicester is managed by Leicester City Council, apart from a few private driveways. To know which streets have parking spaces, you can do a quick search on the JustPark app and head straight to a highlighted location near their destination. Though there are some on-street parking spaces where only short time parking is allowed, a few do permit parking in Leicester for longer stays.
There are over 8000 parking spaces in Leicester with about 80 being reservable. Some of the available spots for off-street parking in Leicester include Rutland Centre, Leicester Lee Circle, and Leicester Abbey Street, among others. Private driveways are also available for parking near Leicester. For the reservable spots, one can reserve and book online before their visit and not have to worry about where to park once they get to the city.
Public transport in Leicester is mainly by bus and train. Over ten bus companies operate within the city, and Skylink offers services from the city centre to the East Midlands Airport. There are many parking spaces near the bus stations allowing people to opt for parking near Leicester and taking public transport into the centre or any other destination within the city.
Blue Badge holders can access convenient parking in Leicester at no cost and no time limits. To see parking spaces which are available for Blue Badge holders, one can do a simple search using the JustPark mobile app and website.
Parking restrictions in Leicester apply to several locations. Many visitors might not know where these restrictions apply; hence, it is wise to reserve a space in advance using the JustPark mobile app. All parking spaces on the app are well researched, making sure that they are safe and available to the public.
Bank holiday parking in Leicester is free in some areas, while others offer lower rates as compared to regular days. You can get the best prices for parking in Leicester on bank holidays, and any other special days, through the JustPark mobile app and website.
With over ten bus services operating in Leicester, adequate drop-offs and pick-ups are situated around the city with parking spaces a few metres away. Visitors can find where to park near the drop-off and pick-up points, and then get a bus ride to their next destination.
Visitors come to Leicester for tours, holidays and visits to beautiful sites such as the King Richard III Visitor Centre, the De Montfort University and the Haymarket Shopping Centre. Several spots for parking near Leicester shopping centres and other sites can be found nearby.
With the JustPark mobile app and website, parking near Leicester and in the city centre is secure and hassle-free. Online payment for some parking spaces can be made through the app or website.