There are two coach parks within the Borough of Bournemouth and various conveniently located drop-off points.
Kings Park Car / Coach Park (BH7 7AF): Adjacent to Bournemouth Football Ground, Dean Park, Boscombe. Approximately 2 miles from the town centre. Please refer to the tariff boards for current charges.
Queens Road Car / Coach Park (BH2 6BE): This is a small car/coach park situated just off the A338 Wessex Way, approximately 3/4 of a mile from the town centre. Nearest toilet 10 minutes walk away. Close to bus routes to Bournemouth Town Centre.
Bournemouth Rail and Coach Station:
Situated just off the A338 Wessex Way. Off-street loading and unloading bays for visiting coaches. Staffed daily, including weekends & public holidays, 8am – 5pm. Accommodates upto three visiting coaches at any one time. Prior notice is always welcome, especially if bringing more than one coach. The maximum stop is 45 minutes for which the fee is £3, paid in cash by casual users. Account facilities are available for frequent users. Long stay coach parking is available at Kings Park or Queens Road, as above.
Facilities include on-site café, toilets during usual working hours, taxi rank, train station, buses to town centre, ASDA superstore (includes a McDonald’s restaurant). The nearby petrol station is open 24 hours and has a mini market. For more information, please telephone Steve or Moses the resident managers on 01202 317581.
Coach Drop-Off Points (Maximum stay 15 minutes):
Westover Road: Outside the Pavilion Theatre on Westover Road. Less than five minutes walk to shops, seafront and Pier. Nearest toilet facilities in Bournemouth Lower Gardens or Bournemouth Pier.
Bournemouth International Centre (BIC): There is a coach drop-off point in the lay-by opposite the BIC, Exeter Road. Less than five minutes walk to shops, seafront and Pier. Toilet facilities next to the Pier.
Exeter Road Extension: There is a bus lay-by and taxi rank near the BIC. Less than five minutes walk to shops, seafront and Pier. Toilet facilities next to the Pier.
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