Car parks

Car parks in Grays

There are a number of places to park in Grays. The town centre is a controlled parking zone that has on-street pay-and-display parking and off-street car parks.

Our car parks in Grays town centre are all pay-and-display. You must buy a ticket for the required amount of time you need.

Pay-and-display parking machines cannot accept 5p, 2p or 1p coins.

On-street car parking

All on-street pay-and-display parking in Grays town centre is short stay with the exception of Thames Road and the access road to the yacht club near Grays Beach.

Charges for quick stop, maximum 1 hour, are:

  • for up to 30 mins = 60p
  • for up to 45 mins = 80p
  • for up to 1 hour = £1.20

Charges for short stay, maximum 4 hours, are:

  • for up to 1 hour = 60p
  • for up to 2 hours = £1.20
  • for up to 4 hours = £2.00

Charges for long stay at Thames Road and the access road to the yacht club near Grays Beach:

  • for up to 1 hour = 60p
  • for up to 2 hours = £1.00
  • for over 2 hours = £3.00

It is the driver's responsibility to make sure they have the right amount of money as the machines give no change and no time is allowed to find change. Charges and instructions are displayed with all machines, along with a phone number to use if there's a problem with a pay-and-display machines.

Off-street short stay

Car parks are in the following locations are open 24 hours a day.

Car park Spaces Charges
Darnley Road,
Google Map – Darnley Road
30 up to 1 hour = 70p,
up to 2 hours = £1.30,
up to 4 hours = £2.10

Off-street long stay

Car parks are in the following locations are open 24 hours a day.

Car park Spaces Charges
Argent Street,
Google Map – Argent Street
42 up to 1 hour = 70p,
up to 2 hours = £1.30,
up to 4 hours = £2.10,
up to 6 hours = £3.70,
over 6 hours = £5.80
Cromwell Road,
Google Map – Cromwell Road
60
Crown Road,
Google Map – Crown Road
96
Station House, opposite rail station main entrance
Google Map – Station House
10
Grays Beach, Thames Road
Google Map – Thames Road
48 up to 2 hours = 70p,
over 2 hours = £3.20

Other car parks in Grays town centre

There are 2 privately owned car parks within Grays town centre – check websites for opening times as well as charges.

Car park Spaces Charges
Multi storey car park,
Google Map – Multi storey car park
700 go to car park website: Grays Shopping Centre
Morrisons supermarket,
Google Map – Morrisons supermarket
540 up to 3 hours = £1 – refunded depending on the amount spent in store
Grays rail station,
Google Map – Grays rail station
168 go to car park website: NCP Grays station