Are you planning to visit Rotterdam? Free or cheap street parking in the city center of Rotterdam is not easy these days.
Indeed, parking in Rotterdam can quickly become expensive if you do not pay attention to where you park or if you are not aware of the parking regulations.
Hereunder, we give you the best parking tips to park for free or cheaper in Rotterdam. Jump to the section you are interested in to save time!
- Parking rules in Rotterdam - Cheaper parking
- Free or cheaper parking near the Central Station of Rotterdam
- Free or cheaper parking - Kubuswoningen
- Free or cheaper parking- Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
Parking rules in Rotterdam - Park for cheaper
Parking in the center of Rotterdam can be very expensive, even if it is only for a few hours.
The red, orange and yellow streets on the parking map above are paid parking zones. Hours and rates depend on the parking zone you are in. Click on the link above for more information about parking in Rotterdam.
To park cheaper, favor the yellow parking zones (cheapest paid parking street) or the orange parking zones (normal parking fares) which are cheaper than the red parking zones (most expensive paid parking street).
To park for free in Rotterdam, look for a green parking zones, where parking is free and unlimited in time.
Free or cheaper parking zones for Rotterdam can be easily found on Seety's interactive parking map, simply by opening the app. The app is 100% free. Click here to download the app.
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Click here for detailed information about the parking rules and fares in Rotterdam.
Free or cheaper parking when you shop in Rotterdam
In Rotterdam you can shop in several neighborhoods. Hereunder we give you free or cheap parking alternatives.
Free parking - Shopping in the Coolsingel
If you are going shopping in Rotterdam, you should go to the Coolsingel, the most famous street of Rotterdam for shopping.
Unfortunately, the Coolsingel is located in the most expensive parking zone in Rotterdam.
Free parking zones exist but are far in the:
Would you like to park closer? There are cheaper parking zones (orange zones) closer around Schiekade.
You can also use these parking tips if you go to the Beurstraverse or Rotterdam City Hall!
Free parking - Shopping in the Shopping Center Zuidplein
Do you want to go shopping in a mall in Rotterdam? Go to the Zuidplein Mall.
You can park for free near the mall around thee Zeisstraat in the Vreewijk.
Free or cheaper parking near the Central Station of Rotterdam
Do you want to park close to the Rotterdam's railway station?
To park for free, you need to walk 30 min. There is a green parking zone in the Ceintuurbaan.
Would you like to park closer ? You can park cheaper in the vicinity of Rotterdam Station in the :
Free or cheaper parking - Kubuswoningen
Next to the Old Port of Rotterdam, you'll find the Cube Houses by architect Piet Blom.
To park close to them for free, go to Oude Plantage (30 minutes by foot).
Cheaper parking can be found closer by in theOostmaaslaan (15 minutes by foot).
You can also use these parking tips if you're going to the MarkHal or White House (Witte Huis).
Free or cheaper parking- Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
The Boijmans Van Beuningen Museum, museum of visual arts is located on the Museumpark.
Free parking unfortunately does not exist in the area.
Cheaper parking can be found in the Nieuwe Binnenweg (10 minutes by foot).
You can also use these parking tips if you are going to the Kunsthal, Erasmus Bridge or Euromast.
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