Parking

Tall Ships Sunderland Parking Pass

Coach Parking

Pre-booked Coach Parking tickets cost £40 per day. Please note spaces are 3.5m x 14m.

Coach Parking tickets purchased on the day will be charged at £60 per day (subject to availability)

Coach Parking is within 15 minutes walking distance from Event Zone C (Stadium of Light, Hay Street, SR5 1BG)  Drop off zones will be made available. Coach Parking ticket holders will receive email notification of the drop off zones prior to the event.  

Coach companies are also asked to complete these questions, either before or after their booking.

£40 per day
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Park and Ride

PARK AND RIDE BOOKINGS WILL CLOSE AT NOON THE DAY BEFORE THE DATE OF THE BOOKING

Pre-booked Park and Ride tickets cover the cost of the driver plus four passengers on the park and ride bus to the event zones.

Additional bus tickets will be charged at £4 per person. Children aged 4 and under travel free of charge. 

Tickets bought on the day will be charged at £4 per passenger. 

There are six Park and Ride car parks:

  • Fulwell Quarry  - Post code: SR5 1JT -  Drop off at Event Zone C (St Peter's Riverside) Tuesday - Friday and Event Zone D (Seafront) on Saturday
  • Deptford Terrace - Post code: SR4 6DF - Drop off at Event Zone B (Town Moor) Tuesday - Friday amd Event Zone C (St Peter's Riverside) on Saturday.
  • Downhill - Post code: SR5 4BB - Drop off at Event Zone B (Town Moor ) Wednesday - Friday and Event Zone D (Seafront) on Saturday
  • Herrington Country Park -Post code: : DH4 7EL - Drop off at Event Zone B (Town Moor ) Wednesday - Friday and Event Zone C (St Peter's Way) on Saturday
  • Seaburn Camp - Post code: SR6 8AA - Drop off at Event Zone C ( St Peter's Riverside) Wednesday - Friday and Event Zone D (Seafront) on Saturday
  • Stadium of Light Hay Street - Post code: SR5 1BG - This site is Saturday only. Drop off at Event Zone D (Seafront)

The pre-booked park and ride tickets also include tickets for the event shuttle bus, which operates on a hop-on, hop-off basis, between the North and South sides of the river, throughout the event.

 

 

£10 per day
Tall Ships Sunderland Parking Pass

Blue Badge Parking

ONLINE BOOKINGS MUST BE MADE BY NOON THE DAY BEFORE THEY ARE REQUIRED.

Pre-booked Blue Badge Parking tickets cost £10 per day. These spaces are accessible (equivalent to one and a half standard size spaces)

Blue Badge Parking tickets purchased on the day will cost £20 per day (subject to availability)

Blue Badge Parking is only available in St Peter's Campus - West Car Park (SR6 0AN, Event Zone C, St Peter's Riverside).

Accessible 'Hop-on, hop-off' shuttle bus services will be in operation to transport visitors between Event Zones North and South of the river. The ticket is included in the cost of the pre-booked Blue Badge Parking tickets.  

£10 per day
Tall Ships Sunderland Parking Pass

Park and Walk

ONLINE BOOKINGS MUST BE MADE BY NOON THE DAY BEFORE THEY ARE REQUIRED.

Pre-booked Park and Walk tickets cost £10 in advance or £20 on the day. The Park and Walk sites are:

The Stadium of Light, Wednesday 11 - Friday 13 July, which is a 10 minute walk to Event Zone C, St Peter's Riverside.

Seaburn Camp, Saturday 14 July, which is a 5 minute walk to Event Zone D, Seafront.

Pre-booked park and walk tickets also include tickets for the event shuttle bus, which operates on a hop-on, hop-off basis, between the North and South sides of the river, throughout the event.

 

£10 per day
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Premium Parking

ONLINE BOOKINGS MUST BE MADE BY NOON THE DAY BEFORE THEY ARE REQUIRED.

Pre-booked Premium Parking tickets cost £15 and include parking and shuttle bus ticket for the driver and up to 4 passengers for a full day.

The Premium Parking site is University of Sunderland, St Peter's Campus East, SR6 0DD

Paying on the day for Premium Parking will cost £25, if any spaces are available, and the price does not include Shuttle Bus use.

The event shuttle bus operates on a hop-on, hop-off basis, between the North and South sides of the river, throughout the event.

£15 per day