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Port Parking Cruise Dover

The friendly staff will soon put your mind at ease when you get to Dover Port Parking. It is the ideal place to keep your car while you're enjoying your cruise. Drive up to the barrier where a member of staff will let you in, park your car in a space outside reception, give your keys to the receptionist and catch the bus to the port. It's that easy! The bus takes around 6 minutes to the port and is included in the price. While you're away, your car will be taken to the main car park where there is a heavy-duty security gate and CCTV in operation for your peace of mind. When you get back, just give the car park a call and they'll send a bus to come and pick you up and take you back to the car park. All that's left is to pick up your keys from reception, hop in your car and head home.

If you want a friendly car park with swift transport, then this is the perfect Dover port parking for you.

Reasons to book Cruise Port Parking

  • There car park has 24-hour CCTV, security lights and electric gates as well as a 15ft wall on one side and cliff at the back, so you can be sure your car is in good hands!
  • Speedy transfers will have you at the terminal in no time.

Arrival at Cruise Port Parking

When you arrive at the car park drive up to the sliding gate which will open to let you in. Find a space and park your car, then head over to reception to confirm your details and hand over your car keys. Once you've done that, the car park's friendly staff will help load your bags onto the bus. The bus takes 6 minutes and it's included in the price.

Getting to and from Dover airport

Arriving at the car park

Drive to Port Parking and drop your car outside reception. Head inside and hand over your keys.

Take the included shuttle to your terminal – it takes around 6 minutes. Meanwhile an expert driver will move your car to the main car park.

Returning to the car park

When you get back give Port Parking a call 5 minutes before you return to port and they'll be waiting for you when you disembark.

Take the bus back to the car park, collect your keys and drive home.

On your return to Cruise Port Parking

About 5 minutes before you get in at Dover port, call Port Parking on 01304 211 718 and they'll arrange a bus to pick you up and take you back to the car park. Once you're back at the car park, head to reception, pick up your keys and drive home.

More information

Buses run between 7am and 6pm - there are no transfers outside of these times. If you return outside of these times you'll need to make your own way to and from the port and car park. The car park has a gate code outside of the opening times, which you can get by calling the the 24-hour number: 01304 211 718.

Please note transfers will not run on the following days: Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

If you only park for one day, you'll need to pay £5 for your shuttle bus.

As the postcode for the car park is new it will not be picked up correctly by satnav. Use the full address and the directions provided.

Early or late? The car park offers a grace period up until the day after you're due to return, at their discretion. Any longer than this and you'll be charged the car park's standard rate of £5 per day. This is subject to change.

Most standard cars (without trailers/not commercial vehicles) will be accepted at the car park as long as they fit in a standard-size parking bay (2.4m x 4.8m).

Help us go green! There's no need to print out your booking confirmation, just show it on your mobile device.

The car park has 4 electric charging points. You can pay when you arrive and you'll need to bring your own charging leads.

Cruise Port Parking Address

Port House,
Port Shipping Ltd,
South Military Road,
Western Heights,
CT17 9UE

Longitude - 1.299568
Latitude - 51.11952

Customer reviews

  • 96% of customers who left a review would book again
  • 415 customers have given an average rating of 5 out of 5

"Effortless parking at Dover for our cruise, insurance taken out was very competitive and included COVID-19 cover"
- Mr Daly

"Port parking at Dover, brilliant. Well organised, no hanging around. Picked us up on time. Polite helpful staff"
- Mrs Kent

"I found the location easy to find.The staff were very helpful making the whole experience easy.Pick up from terminal and easy pick up of car made the whole experience comfortable and worry free"
- Mr Banyard

"We found your parking site easily. Staff very helpful, getting the suitcases out of the car boot for us , and putting them back in the car at the end of our holiday. Bussing us down to the ship was no problem"
- Mrs Dore