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Oxford Park and Ride

Parking in our beautiful historic city centres is frustrating enough at the best of times, so why not take the stress out of parking by using one of Oxford's 5 park and ride sites?

On this page you will find parking costs, bus information and a location map for all five park and ride sites including:

pear tree
to city centre 300
redbridge to city centre 300
seacourt to city centre 400
thornhill to city centre 400
water eaton to city centre 500

what does it cost?

Redbridge, Seacourt, Pear tree:

parking costs (by cash onsite):

you can pay with cash using the machines onsite*

1 day: £2*
7 days: £10*

*please note no change is given, so you'll need the exact change

Pay online using RingGo with a credit/debit card:

parking costs (paying online)

1 day: £2.20
7 days: £10.20
28 days £30.20 includes text reminder 24 hours before expiry

the RingGo location codes are:

Pear Tree 3919
Seacourt 3918
Redbridge 3920

or to pay by phone call 01865 989000 from your mobile and register with RingGo

Please note:
There is a text message reminder option
if you pay by phone, but there is a charge for this
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bus costs:

Single: 1.70
Return: 2.70 (peak*) 2.40 (off peak**)

* peak (before 0900 Mon-Fri)
**off-peak (all other times and bank holidays)

maximum stay: 24 hours

oxford city council parking control 01865 252489
more information on prices for all Oxford Park and Ride sites

Thornhill, Water Eaton:

parking costs breakdown:
Up to 1 hour – Free

· Up to 11 hours (including the first hour) - £2
· More than 11 hours, but less than 24 - £4
· More than 24 hours, but less than 48 hours - £8
· More than 48 hours but less than 72 hours - £12
· More than 72 hours - £100 excess charge

for more information

bus costs:

Park and Ride Sites to the city centre:

Single: 1.70
Return: 2.70 (peak*) 2.40 (off peak**)

* peak (before 0900 Mon-Fri)
**off-peak (all other times and bank holidays)

maximum stay: 72 hours charges may apply

contact: oxfordshire county council

parking control 01865 815649

out of hours - 01865 793147

bus numbers:

pear tree:to city centre 300

redbridge: to city centre 300

seacourt:to city centre 400

thornhill:to city centre 400

watereaton:to city centre 500

parking capacities:

pear tree: approx 850 cars

redbridge: approx 1250 cars

seacourt: approx 800 cars

thornhill: approx 850 cars

watereaton: approx 850 cars

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security: 24/7 CCTV plus patrol team

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