Drive & Ride

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Parking information

Get information on parking permits, Penalty Charge Notices, Pay & Display, Car parks, disabled parking and moreView the car park map

Park & Ride

If you're driving from further afield and want to enjoy your trip into Brighton & Hove without joining a queue of traffic or struggling to park, use our park and ride site at the Withdean Sports Complex.

Driving & Riding

Bus lanes

Information on bus lanes, including a map of the bus lane restrictions in the city centre and how to avoid them.

Car clubs 

Car clubs are a form of car share scheme and offer another alternative to owning a car in the city. They are perfect for those who have occasional need for a car or van. There is one car club in Brighton & Hove called City Car Club. The City Car Club website provides more information on where car club vehicles are and how much the scheme costs.

Car sharing / Lift sharing

Have you thought about renting a car from a local resident or renting your car to other local residents when you're not using it? EasyCar Club is a national peer-to-peer car rental company now available to car owners and renters in Brighton & Hove. Similarly, lift sharing is a great way to reduce travelling costs and reduce your carbon footprint. To find out more go to

Low Emission & Electric Vehicles

Low emission vehicles

You can get a 50% discount on a resident parking permit if you have a low emissions vehicle. Vehicles that qualify include certain models of Fiat 500, VW Polo, Vauxhall Corsa, Audi A1, Ford Fiesta and many more including most hybrid or electric vehicles. For more information go to the parking permit discount page.

Electric vehicle charging points

There are currently 10 electric vehicle charging points at 6 locations across the city – Withdean, The Level, Bartholomew Square, Madeira Drive, Trafalgar Street and Regency Square Car Park The electric vehicle charging points map shows where you can charge your electric vehicle in the city.​

Road Safety

Driving safely

Get road safety information on driving speed, drink, drugs & driving, mobile phones & driving, road safety advice for older drivers; and road safety advice for businesses.

Riding safely

Get road safety information on protective clothing, the enhanced riders scheme, the CRASH card and more.

Travelling around the city

Plan a journey

Use our journey planner, get real time bus & rail informationJourneyOn is a portal for transport information in the city and provides information on all modes of transport, including cycling, walking, public transport and driving.

Roadworks map

View the roadworks map for Brighton & Hove and a map showing existing and planned roadworks in Brighton & Hove.