Rydal Road car park

Multi-tariff car park situated in Ambleside, LA22 9AY.

Map showing the location of Rydal Road car park

Parking spaces

General: 171
Disabled spaces: 10
Electric charging point: 0
Motorcycle spaces: Can use any of the spaces with consideration
No height restrictions

Opening times

Open 7 days a week including bank holidays from 8am to 8pm.


Up to 1 hour: £1.50
1 to 2 hours: £3.00
2 to 3 hours: £4.00
3 to 4 hours: £5.00
4 to 6 hours: £6.00
6 to 12 hours: £7.00

Blue Badge: one hour free on top of time purchased when displaying a valid blue badge and clock disc.

Payment options

You can pay by:

  • cash: with the following coins: 5 pence, 10 pence, 20 pence, 50 pence, £1 and £2. The old £1 coin will not be accepted. Please note that the ticket machine does not give change
  • card: pay with Visa and MasterCard debit and credit cards, as well as contactless card payments. Apple pay cannot be used at the machines
  • pay by phone: Rydal Road location number: 9917
  • Three and seven day passes
  • SLDC parking permit

If you have problems paying due to an issue with the ticket machine you can let us know by reporting a problem with this car park.