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Getting around York can be easy with excellent walking and cycling routes and fast Park & Ride services into the city centre.

However, in some circumstances travelling by car is the best option, for example if you are transporting heavy loads, taking a number of people with you or you have mobility problems.

Car parking

Parking is available in 15 public car parks operated by City of York Council. More

Electric vehicles

Are you switched on to the benefits of electric cars? More

About driving in York

Car Sharing

Because of its historic layout, York is very susceptible to traffic congestion, especially during morning and evening peak times. More

Why drive?

Car Free Day Commuters

Sitting in a queue of traffic whilst driving in a congested city is not a pleasant experience for anyone. More

Park & Ride

Logo - Park and Ride

Drive to any of our six Park & Ride sites, park for free and complete your journey into the city by bus. More

Saving on driving costs

Owning or running a car makes a huge dent in your budget, but there are lots of ways to make savings on your driving costs. More

Cutting your car use

You can save money by simply using your car less often. More

Road safety (Driving)

Find out about our current road safety campaigns and initiatives. More