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Outer Town car parks


Three Crowns Road

Three Crowns Road car park is a long stay car park with 32 spaces.

See Three Crowns Road on a map

Opening hours

Three Crowns Road car park is open 24 hours, 7 days a week including public holidays.

Disabled parking

There are 2 disabled parking bays.

Blue badge holders have free parking for up to 3 hours in any bay, when displaying a Blue Badge with the clock set to the time of arrival.

Hourly charges

Time Monday to Friday Saturday Sunday
Peak Rate
Purchased between 4.00am and 9.30am - valid to midnight.
£6.00 N/A N/A
Off-Peak Rate
Purchased after 9.30am - valid to midnight.
£4.10 N/A N/A
Day Rate
Midnight to 6.00pm.
N/A £2.00 £1.00
Night Rate
Entry after 6.00pm with exit before 8.00am the next morning (residents only).
£0.50 £0.50 £0.50

Accepted payment methods

Pay with the MiPermit app

You can download the MiPermit app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store

The location number for Three Crowns Road car park is 737846.

Send an SMS (text) message or call to pay

If you are paying through SMS message, text the word 'PARK' followed by your registration number and the duration of your stay to 61600. For example: 'PARK  T123EST 30mins' or 'PARK  T123EST 2hrs'.

Alternatively, call 0345 520 7007 from your mobile. Calls cost the standard rate as set by your mobile provider.

Height restriction

There is no height restriction for this car park.

Page last reviewed: 26 October 2020