If you are driving, then parking is easy with over 1,000 parking spaces available in the Central Market U-Park, located directly above the Central Market and accessible from both Gouger and Grote Streets. The Central Market car park is open:

Monday  – Thursday       7.00am – midnight
Friday & Saturday           6.30am – 1.00am
Sunday                             9.00am – midnight

Alternatively, U-Park on Grote is located right across the road from the Central Market on Grote Street, and provides over 550 parking spaces.

Parking is also available in other nearby undercover parks, all just a short stroll from the Central Market. Limited on-street parking is available around the precinct as well.

Parking Fees – Payable by cash, credit card

Tuesday to Saturday Charges

0–1 hour $2.50
1–2 hours $4.00
2–3 hours $9.00
3–4 hours $16.00
4–5 hours $19.00
5–6 hours $22.50
Over 6 hours $29.00

Night Charges

$6.00 flat fee – Night parking applies AFTER the following times: 6.00pm Mon-Thurs, 9.30pm Fri, 5.00pm Sat

Spring Special Sept 1 – Nov 30 2015

From Tuesday 1 September 2015, the Adelaide Central Market will offer FREE parking after 3pm and before 6pm every Tuesday and Thursday during Spring. To take advantage of this special offer to stop and shop at the Market, vehicles must enter the Central Market UPark after 3pm and exit before 6pm.

(Vehicles entering before 3pm and exiting after 6pm will be charged the full tariff at the standard hourly rate for the duration of the stay. This offer is not transferable after 6pm. Entry and exit times are determined by the time the ticket is validated upon entry and payment upon exit.)

Monday Special

$10.00 (7.00am-6.00pm maximum charge)
Standard hourly fees apply


Flat Fee $5.00
All public holidays will be charged at the Sunday Flat Fee unless otherwise advised.

Motorbikes (located on Lvl 1)


Secure Bike Storage

Secure Bike Storage is available in an enclosed cage area for $10 per month and individual lockers for your gear for an extra $5 per month.
The cage is accessible using a swipe card and a locker is allocated for personal gear, which is lockable by any padlock (not provided).  Please note there is a non-refundable setup fee of $30.
Secure Bike Storage is available on the eastern side of the car park above the travelator that enters / exits beside the Hilton Hotel.

Bike Lockers (Blue Lock Up Boxes)

Bike lockers (blue lock-up boxes) are available at Central Market UPark at a cost of $15 per month. Lockers are accessible using a key.

Other Information

Height Clearance: 2.06m