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Details of free Christmas parking

posted 5 Nov 2008, 04:45 by myEdinburgh Admin   [ updated 5 Nov 2008, 04:46 ]

Enjoy some free parking with your Christmas shopping this November and December on selected streets in Edinburgh’s city centre, Old Town, New Town, West End and Grassmarket.

From 1 November to 10 January, there will be free parking on selected streets in pay and display bays, weekdays from 5.30pm and on Saturday afternoons from 1pm.

Paid parking usually applies in these areas of Edinburgh from 8.30am to 6.30pm, Monday to Saturday. Parking in pay and display bays throughout central Edinburgh will remain free on Sundays as usual.

Streets with free parking (from 5.30pm weekdays and 1pm Saturdays)
Alva Street
Atholl Crescent
Charlotte Square
Coates Crescent
Cockburn Street
Drumdryan Street
Frederick Street
George Street
Glen Street
Glenfinlas Street
Glengyle Terrace.
Heriot Bridge
High Street
Hill Street
Jeffrey Street
King’s Stables Road
Lauriston Gardens
Lauriston Park
Little King Street
Lonsdale Terrace
Market Street
Melville Crescent
Melville Street
North Castle Street
North St Andrew Street
North St David Street
Queen Street
Panmure Place
Register Place
St Andrew Square
St Colme Street
St Giles Street
St James’ Place
St Johns Street
St Mary’s Street
South St David Street
Stafford Street
Tarvit Street
Thistle Street
Young Street
Victoria Street
Walker Street
William Street

*Individual pay and display machines with also show hours of operation.