City of York Council

Monk Bar car park


Charges 8am to midnight including weekends and bank holidays

length of stay non-resident Minster Badge Holder
1 hour £2.10 £1.50
2 hours £4.20 £3.00
3 hours £6.30 £4.50
4 hours £8.40 £6.00
5 hours £10.50 £7.50
all day* £12.00 £12.00
evening parking** £2.00 FREE

*the all day parking charge covers from the start of the chargeable period until midnight. After midnight parking is free until the next chargeable period the following day.

**Flat rate for evening parking (6.00pm until next chargeable period). FREE if you have a Minster badge (£2.00 for others)

Location map

Location of Monk Bar car park

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Monk Bar car park, St John's Street, York, YO31 7QR

Park and pay by phone

You can park and pay by phone in this car park by calling (01904) 279279 from your mobile phone. Also, if you wish to pay by text message, you can text 'info' to 65565 for instructions on how to pay by text.  Please note that the text service is not available to Minster badge holders.

The location number for this car park is 7708.

Evening parking for Non Residents

The flat rate evening charge of £2 is only applicable after 6pm. If you arrive before 6pm and want to stay into the evening you will need to buy a ticket which covers both the daytime charge until 6pm and the evening charge. This should be purchased as a single ticket. This does not apply to the 'All Day' fee which does include the evening charge. 

Always check the expiry time on the screen before pressing the green button for your ticket. Tickets which include the evening charge are valid until the next chargeable period the following day.

If you have a frequent user pass you can park until 8.30am the next morning.

Disabled parking

Blue Badge holders can park in this car park for free for as long as they want. There are seven dedicated disabled bays which are available for disabled badge holders only.


  • Number of spaces: 243
  • No maximum stay
  • Opening hours: 24 hours
  • Type of Parking System: Pay and Display
  • Height restrictions: 6' 9"
  • Motorcycle bays: Yes
  • Season tickets available: Yes
  • Resident contract permit: Yes
  • Evening frequent user pass: Yes
  • CCTV: Yes
  • Toilets: No
  • Disabled Bays: 7
  • Park Mark Award: Yes
  • Credit/Debit card facility - No

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Parking Services


Telephone: 01904 551309

Fax: 01904 551190

West Offices, Station Rise, York, YO1 6GA

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