Coach parking

There is coach parking available at various sites around St Albans city centre. Further details are available on this page.

City centre drop off point

Coaches can drop off passengers in the city centre, just in front of St Albans Museum + Gallery on St Peter’s Street, postcode: AL1 3LF

Sun – Tues and Thurs –Fri: space for two coaches

Wednesday and Saturday (on Charter Market days): space for one coach as half the coach bay is reserved for Market Traders.
If the St Peter's Street coach bay is unavailable, an alternative is 33-35 Chequer Street, postcode: AL1 3YE, however please note that this is a frequently used loading bay and not a dedicated coach bay.  

There are public toilets at St Albans Museum + Gallery, adjacent to the drop-off point. These can be accessed down the stairs just inside the leftmost entrance door. There is also a disabled toilet on the ground floor, or at Drover's Way car park 5 minutes from the drop-off point. We also have a Changing Places toilet at Bricket Road car park, 5 minutes' from the drop-off point. 

Westminster Lodge Leisure Centre

Passenger drop-off point, short or long stay parking. Café and toilets at the leisure centre plus additional public toilets next to the athletics track.

Number of coach parking spaces: 4

Up to 2 Hours free - Free 2 hour Pay and Display ticket must be obtained
Up to 24 hours £25.60

Location: Verulamium Park, off Holywell Hill, St Albans AL1 2DJ


Verulamium car park

Passenger drop-off point, short or long stay parking. Public toilets outside Verulamium Museum, Innon the Park café a short walk away in Verulamium Park.

Number of coach parking spaces: 2

Hours of operation: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Up to 24 hours £25.60

Location: St Michael's Street, off Bluehouse Hill, St Albans AL3 4SW

Further information:

Free unreserved spaces

There are several locations where free parking is available for coaches. However, these bays are within on-street parking and space cannot be guaranteed.

Griffiths Way
2 spaces on Griffiths Way between Sainsbury's and Bunnings 
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Upper Lattimore Road- limited availability during school term time
3 spaces outside Loreto College
Term time: weekdays 10:30am-2:30pm only and all day at weekends
School holidays: available all day 7 days a week

King Harry Lane
Limited waiting - max 4 hours
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Information for groups

If you would like any more information on facilities available for groups, see our groups section or contact Jenny Swatton on 01727 819492 or