There is limited parking in, and around the Northgate Arena so we would advise you to use an alternative.

Park & Ride

There are four Park & Ride locations available to ease congestion in the city and are situated close to the major routes into the city centre. Buses will drop you in the centre of Chester with only a short walk to both the Northgate Arena and Chester Cathedral.

Pay & Display

There are a number of Long and Short Stay Pay & Display car parks throughout the City Centre which are operated by the local council.

Blue Badge Holders

Cheshire West & Chester Council does have two parking areas dedicated to Blue Badge holders in Frodsham Street and Hamilton Place (four hour maximum stay).  There is limited parking for Blue Badge holders in the streets surrounding the Cathedral but they do get extremely busy.

Blue Badge holders may park, free of charge for up to four hours in any Council Pay & Display car park, with the exception of Trinity Street. If you wish to stay longer than four hours, please purchase a pay and display ticket for the additional time and display it clearly.

Northgate Arena

There is very limited car parking available at the Northgate Arena but please note, it is a pay a display car park and the costs are:

Up to 3 hours - £6.00

3 hours and over - £15.00

Chester Cathedral

There are no car parking facilities at Chester Cathedral.