Why Book Dover Cruise Parking, Dover Port

If you’re after quick and easy-to-use parking at Dover Port, this drop-and-go service is perfect for all passengers. Simply drive to the car park, drop your keys at reception then hop onto the transfer bus – your car will be parked for you. The transfers operate on demand and it is just a short transfer to the terminal - making this the ideal service for anyone looking for a quick getaway.

Car Park Features

  • Uniformed staff
  • Off-port
  • On-demand transfers
  • Transfer time 6 minutes
  • Operates between 07:00 - 18:00
  • Leave keys
  • Nearby fuel sales
  • Assisted loading if requested
  • Valet parking
  • Bus transfer


  • Barrier-controlled
  • Security fencing
  • CCTV
  • Park Mark Award (Police Approved)

Dover Cruise Parking has been accredited with the Park Mark Safer Parking Award. The car park also has CCTV, security lights and electric gates.

Transfers to and from Dover Port

Transfers operate on demand between 07:00-18:00. Outside of these hours customers will need to take a taxi costing around £5 each way.

Disabled Facilities

Disabled bays are available.

Opening Times

The car park operates 24 hours a day, with transfers running between 07:00-18:00. Outside of these times, entry is by gate code.

If you are arriving and/or returning outside of the 07:00-18:00 timeframe, you will be required to call the car park prior to arrival to receive the gate code needed to enter and exit the car park.

Additional Information

Transfers run on demand between 07:00-18:00.

Outside these hours customers will need a taxi costing around £5 each way.

This service is availble for cruise passengers only.

Arrival Procedure

On your arrival

  1. Drive up to the sliding gate, which will open to let you in.
  2. Find a space and park your car,
  3. Report to reception. You will be required to leave your keys.

Return Procedure

On you return

  1. Approximately five minutes before your arrival back to Dover, please call the provided number and Dover Cruise Parking will arrange a vehicle to collect you.