National Park Authority Car Parks

The National Park Authority manages around 40 car parks and parking areas; we charge on 14 of these and use the income to help us maintain the car parks and paths in the Park. The charging period runs from 15 March to 7 November (inclusive). During this period all vehicles must display either a valid Pay and Display ticket, a pre-purchased Season Ticket or purchase a digital ticket via PayByPhone. Charging hours run from 9am to 7pm at each site.

Pay and Display Charges on Site (cash only)

  • Up to 30 minutes: £0 (no return within 4 hours)
  • Up to one hour: £1
  • Up to two hours: £2
  • Up to three hours: £3
  • Over three hours: £5
  • Seven days: £30

(Blue Badge holders must pay but will receive an additional hour of parking)

Cashless payments

People who don’t wish to use the existing on-site coin machines will be able to use PayByPhone via an app, text, a phone call or online.

Motorists will need to be aware that use of PayByPhone from the car parks will depend on network coverage, which will vary depending on the location and your provider. While you may wish to pay before travelling to the car park, this does not guarantee a space will be available. For additional support please visit the PayByPhone website.


Order Season tickets online

Season tickets are available to order via our online shop or via the links below.

Please plan ahead. Your season ticket will be posted to you. Please allow 14 days for delivery.



Charging Car Parks map

Click on the P icons to see more information about each location.

Please Note

Any vehicles that are not displaying a valid Pay and Display ticket, pre-purchased ticket or have not purchased a digital ticket via PayByPhone are liable to receive a fixed penalty notice as our charging car parks are regularly patrolled by Parking Enforcement Officers. Please see on-site signs for full terms and conditions.

Sleeping overnight in a vehicle is not permitted in the Authority’s car parks. This can be enforced with a fixed penalty notice. If you have need of overnight accommodation, please use local accommodation facilities and consider the impact on the environment and the local community.​

National Park Authority charging car parks are located at:

  • Amroth
  • Saundersfoot Regency
  • Penally
  • Manorbier
  • Freshwater East
  • West Angle Bay
  • Little Haven
  • Broad Haven (North)
  • Nolton Haven
  • Newgale (Pebbles)
  • Solva
  • Oriel y Parc, St Davids
  • Newport Sands
  • Poppit Sands

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