Push the flashing button on the machine on your way in to take a ticket. Alternatively, if you would like to pay by contactless card, you can 'Tap & Go' by tapping your bank card on the contactless pad.
No. You can turn up at a car park on the day too, but pre-booking ensures that you do not have to worry about finding a place to park.
When pre-booking, you pay online at the time of booking. If not pre-booking, you can pay at the pay machine using the methods available - this is shown on the tariff board and pay machines at the car park and on each car park page on the website.
You can also use our contactless option, Tap & Go, when available.
Payment methods vary per car park. You can check your chosen car park on this website or on the tariff boards on site.
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Pre-booking means you can prepay for your parking and have less to worry about on the day of your trip. It saves time and starts your day with ease.
As most of our bookings do not specify an arrival time it is not always possible for you to enter immediately if the site is busy. We cannot guarantee that a space will be available at all times of the day of booking but in the unlikely event that the car park is full, the next free space after your arrival would be yours. The team on site will work hard to get you in as soon as possible. In the extremely unlikely event that the car park remains full we would offer you an alternative.
All bookings are done online by going to the car park page you would like to book. Click on the green button and follow the instructions.
We are unable to take your booking over the phone.
You will be sent an email confirmation and a receipt.
It will also appear in your My Q-Park account
We have some generic timed bookings that might suit you. We have 5 hours, 9 hours and 24 hours that start from the time of arrival.
If we don’t have anything suitable you are always welcome to park and pay on site if you wish.
You need to book before midnight on the day before arrival.If you have missed this, please don’t worry as you will be welcome to park and pay on site on the day.
Please check your spam/trash folder for your email confirmation and your My Q-Park account to see if your booking is active.
If you cannot find confirmation, your booking has not been successful and you will need to begin the process again.
Of course, you are welcome to stay as long as you like. All you need to do is visit the pay station before you leave and settle any extra parking fees.
If your fee is calculated incorrectly please press the help button as it may be that your booking fee has not been taken into consideration.
Multi entry and exit bookings are currently only available at York Shambles and Manchester Piccadilly Place.
With your multi entry and exit bookings, follow the instructions on your confirmation email and don't forget to validate your ticket on your final exit to complete your visit.
All booking cancellations received a minimum of 24 hours before the date of arrival, will be processed and a refund issued minus 25% of the parking fee paid.
We are not able to cancel a booking with less than 24 hours notice unless a cancellation waiver was purchased.
If the cancellation waiver was purchased we will refund the booking in full minus the cost of the waiver.
The cancellation waiver allows you to cancel your booking any time before the arrival date.
If you cancel your booking, a full refund will be give, minus the cost of the cancellation waiver.
Please check your booking carefully as we will not be able to amend it once it has been confirmed. In this case your booking would be subject to the usual cancellation terms.
Please email our 24/7 customer service team at firstname.lastname@example.org who will be happy to help.
Please note we are not able to take your booking over the phone.
You will receive an instructional flyer on how to use your Season ticket when your card arrives.
This card should not be used on the contactless payment reader as it will not work.
You will need to contact the Finance department on 0113 2384 200. Lost card fees may apply.
Unfortunately, sometimes cashback does go missing. We try our best to get it back, but we need as much info as possible. To claim for any missing transactions please tap on the 'Profile' button on the app (bottom right - looks like a person), then tap on the 'Missing a Transaction?' button. Fill out the required fields and we will respond to you as soon as possible.
If you'd like to close your account, please email email@example.com and we'll be able to do that for you.
We need your card details so we’re able to track and reward the purchases you make.
Visit the My Cards section within the app and simply add the long card number and the expiry date into the data entry field. You can also scan the card using your device’s camera to automatically enter these details.
All your card details are stored securely and encrypted with your card provider Visa & MasterCard. We're PCI-DSS compliant and we take the security of our members’ card data very seriously.
Yes, just slide right to left on the cards you’d like to delete. All your data will be removed entirely. You can add your cards again once whenever you'd like.
When your card expires you’ll need to add a new one. If we know the expiry date we'll try to notify you near the time. You will need to add your new card to the app to keep receiving rewards.
Pending transactions can take up to 35 days to clear. This is a restriction set on us by our retail partners to conform with their returns policy. You should see an estimated date when your pending transaction is ready to be released when you click on the transaction in the app.
Earning is easy, just spend using a registered card in one of our car parks or retail partners and we’ll track and reward your transactions.
You’ll get notified by the app and via SMS or push notification when we have recognised your transaction. You’ll be able to visit the transaction section within the app to see how much you have earned. We recommend enabling push notifications so we can keep you up to date with transactions.
Transactions usually take around 5 days to show on our system, however, this can sometimes take up to two weeks. If you have a missing transaction which still does not show after 2 weeks please go onto the Profile section of the app and tap the 'Missing a Transaction?' button. Fill out the form and we can then investigate.
You will generally be able to earn rewards in any of the retailer's stores. However, please check the store list within the retailer screen. All locations on the map are stores that you can earn rewards in.
The Q-Park Rewards app is only available in the UK and Ireland. Any excluded car parks are listed on our website.
The reward percentages change regularly, keep an eye out for the current reward percentage within the retailer screen.
For most vouchers, you’ll need to earn £5 before you can cash out. You can see the voucher limits with the rewards section.
You redeem your balance directly from the app. Check the rewards section to see the value you have earned and the threshold you can redeem at. Voucher providers have varying reward amounts available.
You will not be able to pre-book and use a voucher.
The hotel can advise on how to use your parking discount, as it varies from place to place.
Please take a ticket as normal on entry. The hotel or other establishment can assist in giving you the discount.
Please press the help button at one of our pay machines or at the exit barrier and one of our 24/7 customer service operators will assist you.
We have disabled parking spaces at most of our car parks. Look out for the icon and number of spaces available on the car park pages on this website. If you require further assistance, please get in touch via our Contact Us page.
Disabled parking is charged at the usual rate of the car park. However, our disabled parking bays are wider than our standard bays, and in more convenient locations near to exits and lifts.
We offer free motorcycle parking at our Westminster sites. You can see which Westminster Q-Park car parks have motorcycle spaces by checking the car park page or using our search feature.
Outside of Westminster, where it is free, you will be charged at the same price as for cars.