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Bridlington Park & Ride

Bridlington Spa Light ExplorerBridlington park and ride is situated approximately a mile to the south of Bridlington resort at South Cliff car park.
This car park gives direct access to the beach and other facilities and provides a Park and Ride service, operating throughout the summer until November.

Please note: that at certain times, a height barrier of 2.30m will be in operation. If you require access through this, please make arrangements with South Cliff Caravan Park on (01262) 671051 or call into South Cliff Caravan Park reception on your journey up to the Park and Ride entrance so that we can arrange for an attendant to meet you and open the barrier.

Bridlington Land Train
As well as the park and ride service, we also have a land train called the 'Spalight Coastal Explorer' providing a link to the town centre.

Where is the Bridlington park and ride?
Parking is at South Cliff car park overlooking Bridlington bay

Beach Access
Access to the beach in some cases is less than 50 metres from the park and ride. The type of access varies; there are stairs at several locations and some access is via the grass dunes overlooking the bay.There are slipway access ramps within 100 metres to the north and south of the car park.

Directions to the car park
Using a sat nav? The post code for the park and ride is YO15 3QN.
Located on the south side of Bridlington, access is via the A1038 Kingsgate and the roundabout adjacent to the caravan park.
Follow access and directional signs on the north and southern routes into Bridlington. You can view maps and get further information in the documents below:

For further information, please contact South Cliff Caravan Park on:

Telephone: (01262) 671051 or

The cost is £4.50 for all-day parking for all vehicles, including disabled drivers. This cost includes transport into Bridlington and the return trip for up to five persons.

Please note: The council policy is to charge for all parking and off-street locations including disabled drivers for whom dedicated bays are created.

You can now also pay by credit or debit card at the machines.

The site opens on Saturday 24th March 2018 through until the beginning of November (there are electronic signs advising visitors) and the site is open from 7am until 8pm (with the last transport being 6.15pm)

Prices for Park and Ride 2018 :

£4.50 for all day parking and transport for up to five people on either the bus or land train
£1.50 single ticket on the bus (if not parked)
£2.50 return ticket on the bus (if not parked)
£1.00 single ticket for concessionary pass holders (if not parked)
£1.50 return ticket for concessionary pass holders (if not parked).

Charges apply from 7am to 8pm.

Transport links to the town start at 9.30am. Last bus times vary throughout the season. Please check the timetable for variations.

There are over 1000 spaces including over 50 disabled spaces.

Are there any toilets on site
There are toilets, including disabled and special needs. There’s also an information Kiosk. Two cafés operate on a franchise and open according to seasonal demand.

Can we just hop on the bus or land train?
Once you have paid £4.50 to park, up to five persons (including the driver) can travel and return on the transport from town. You can travel at anytime that day, e.g. you can visit the beach first or walk the beach into town and catch the transport back or vice versa.

If you want to split up as a group, some go shopping whist others play on the beach, then get your tickets to ride from the coach first.

Where does the Bus pick up from?
The bus picks up and drops off at the park and ride terminus and again directly opposite the harbour top/in front of South Cliff gardens and also at East Riding Leisure Bridlington during specified weekends, holidays and Bank Holidays. There are no intermediate pick up points.

In addition, during the six- week school summer holidays, the service will be extended until 8pm each evening. Please see the downloadable Timetable below for times

Are there any disabled facilities?
There are disabled facilities at both park and ride stops, and at South Cliff Gardens. The buses have limited accessibility facilities, so please bear this in mind when planning your trip.

2018 Timetable