coach parking in Kent

Ashford

Tel: 01233 331111 Web:  www.ashford.gov.uk
Coach parking at Civic Centre/Stour Centre Car Park (2 spaces plus free 15-minute drop off and pick up bays). 
Rates: £1.50 per hr. £10.00 for over 4 hrs (charges only apply 7am-6pm). Open: See tariff boards.

Broadstairs

Tel: 01843 577470   Web: www.thanet.gov.uk/your-services/parking/parking-charges/coach-and-hgv-parking/
Coach parking in Vere Road (11 bays) and Joss Bay.
Rates: Vere Road: 30 minutes drop off £1, £8 for up to 4 hrs and £15 for up to 24 hrs (Apr-Oct), £7 for up to 24hrs (Nov-Mar).  Joss Bay: £8 For up to 4 hrs (April-Oct) £15 for up to 24 hrs.
Open: 24 hrs. Please note there is no coach parking or drop off at Botany Bay, Broadstairs. 

Canterbury

Tel: 01227 378100 Web: www.canterburygroups.co.uk
Coach parking at Canterbury Coach Park, St John’s Coach Park, Kingsmead Road (40 spaces). Welcome Centre with information, refreshments, toilets and water point. Two bay drop-off/pick-uppoint also available in St George’s Lane.
Rates: £10.00 per coach per 12 hrs  Open: 7am-7pm.

Dover

Tel: 01304 872459 Web: www.dover.gov.uk/parking
Coach parking at Castle Hill Coach Park (7 spaces), Maison Dieu (3 spaces), Seafront (2-3 spaces).
Rates: £1.70 per hr (9am-6pm) Open: 24 hrs

Dymchurch

Tel: 01303 258594 Web: www.discoverfolkestone.co.uk
Coach parking in Orgrswick Avenue (6 spaces).
Rates: Free. Open: 24 hrs.

Faversham

Tel: 01795 534542 Web: www.faversham.org
Drop off/pick up point is in Leslie Smith Drive limited to 15 minute waiting. Coach parking in Front Brents Car Park (2 spaces) and Macknade Fine Foods, Central Car Park (2 spaces).
Rates: Free. Open: 24 hrs.

Folkestone

Tel: 01303 258594 Web: www.discoverfolkestone.co.uk
Free coach parking in Sandgate Road (3 spaces) and The Leas 4 spaces). Folkestone Port (100 spaces).
Rates: Sandgate Road and The Leas free; Folkestone Port £11.00 for up to 24 hrs (call 01303 254957 to book).  Open: 24 hrs.

Hythe

Tel: 01303 258594 Web: www.discoverfolkestone.co.uk
Coach parking in Military Road (4 spaces). Please note these are not guaranteed to be available.
Rates: Free Open: 24 hrs.

Maidstone

Tel: 01622 764410 Web: www.visitmaidstone.com
Coach parking in Sittingbourne Road Car Park (4 spaces). Also drop-off points outside Archbishops’ Palace and in St Faith’s Street just outside Maidstone Museum. The Bus Station at The Mall, Chequers shopping centre (by prior arrangement on 01622 691130) can take coaches.
Rates: From 90p-£4.50 per day (evenings £1.50). Open: 24 hrs.

Margate

Tel: 01843 577470 Web: www.thanet.gov.uk/your-services/parking/parking-charges/coach-and-hgv-parking/
Coach parking at Dreamland (22 spaces).
Rates: Up to 4 hours £8, Up to 24 hours £15 (all year).
Open: 24hrs

New Romney

Tel: 01303 258594 Web: www.discoverfolkestone.co.uk
Coach parking in High Street (2 spaces). Please note these are not guaranteed to be available. 
Rates: Free Open: 24 hrs.

Rochester

Tel: 01634 338118 Web: www.vistmedway.org
Coach parking at Acorn Wharf (32 spaces). CCTV, toilet disposal point, coach washing facility and refuse point. Onsite drivers’ rest room* with TV, microwave, free refreshments, toilets and free internet.
Rates: Free. Open: 24 hr access (*open when attendant is on duty)

Royal Tunbridge Wells

Tel: 01892 515675 Web: www.visittunbridgewells.com
Coach parking in Linden Road Coach Park (8 spaces). Coach drop-off point in Linden Park Road adjacent to Pantiles, a few hundred yards from the coach park. Coach standing also available in London Road. (not suitable to drop off, main A26 without pavement, 3 spaces).
Rates: Free. Open: 9am-6pm (coach park), 24 hrs (coach standing).

Sevenoaks 

Tel: 01732  227000 Web: www.sevenoaks.gov.uk/services/transport-and-streets/parking/car-parks-council
2 designated parking spaces for coaches at our Darent car park at Westerham (located just off the A25 to the east of Quebec Square - nearest postcode TN16 1TD).  The car park is pay and display but coaches can park free-of-charge.
Rates: Free.  Open: 24 hrs.

Sittingbourne

Tel: 01795 417399 Web: www.visit-swale.gov.uk
Coach parking in St Michaels Road (2 spaces)
Rates: Free. Open: 24 hrs.

Tenterden

Tel: 01233 330345 Web:www.visitashfordandtenterden.co.uk
From April 1, 2014 there will be free parking for tourist coaches in the Station Road (East ) car park in Tenterden for up to three hours and coach companies should call the number above for more details.
Rates: Free for up to 3 hours, then charges apply. 
Open: 24 hrs.
Also Toilet facilities in the car park which is opposite the Tenterden & District Museum, moments from the bustling High Street with its independent shops, restaurants and tea rooms and a short walk from the Kent & East Sussex Railway.