Low Fold car park

Last Updated: 18 April 2023

Multi-tariff car park situated in Ambleside, LA22 ODN.

Map showing the location of Low Fold car park

Chargeable times

Open every day including bank holidays from 8am to 8pm.

Parking spaces

General: 41
Disabled spaces: 3
Electric charging point: 1
Motorcycle parking: Can use any spaces, with consideration to other vehicles.
No height restrictions
Free parking for coaches in designated area


Up to 1 hour: £2.00
1 to 2 hours: £3.60
2 to 3 hours: £4.70
3 to 4 hours: £6.00
4 to 6 hours: £7.30
6 to 12 hours: £8.80
Up to 3 days: £19.80
Up to 7 days: £38.50

Park & Explore ticket: £19.80 combined bus & parking for up to 5 people valid on day of purchase.

Motorcycles: Free parking.

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.
  • pay by phone: Low Fold location number: 9912
  • Three and seven day passes. These cannot be used in the electric charging point spaces
  • SLDC parking permit. This cannot be used in the electric charging point spaces

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.