University of Huddersfield Parking

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University of Huddersfield Parking

Car parking

The University of Huddersfield has a limited number of car parking spaces being located in the town centre, however there are a number of alternative car parks located close to the University and the town centre.

If you are coming to Huddersfield and need somewhere to park, there are a number of options available, both long and short stay.

Nearby parking

Below you will find details of the car parks located close to the University:

Market Hall

Alfred Street, HD1 2UJ

Number of spaces: 588

Cost of parking: 90p per hour

Time limit: long stay


Venn Street, HD1 6HQ

Number of spaces: 618

Cost of parking: 90p per hour

Time limit: long stay


Spring Wood Street, HD1 4BE

Number of spaces: 377

Cost of parking: £2.50 for five hours, £4.00 all day

Time limit: up to 10 hours

These prices are correct as of June 2016. For up to date information, car park status and further details, please visit the Kirklees Council website.

Parking Permits for staff

There are currently two types of paid parking permit available to University of Huddersfield staff via a monthly payroll deduction. The two locations we have for parking are St Andrews Road and Queensgate Campus

St. Andrews Road

  • 110 bays which are allocated on a first come, first service basis and cost £30 per month or pro rata for part time staff.

Queensgate Campus

  • A number of fixed parking bays on the University of Huddersfield campus cost £60 per month or pro rota for part time staff.
  • These parking bays can be found in the following areas
    • Queensgate Campus
    • Firth Street car park
    • Printworks car park on St. Andrews Road
    • Queen Street car park on Queens Street South

Since the initial lottery in 2011 permits are allocated from waitlists for both types of parking permit. To apply to join either waitlist please fill in the web form below.