If you are driving to the Adelaide Central Market, then parking is easy with over 1,000 parking spaces available in the Central Market UPark, located directly above the Adelaide Central Market The Central Market UPark is easily accessible from both Gouger and Grote Street and is open:

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

Alternatively, UPark on Grote is located right across the road from the Adelaide Central Market on Grote Street, where you can enjoy convenient and affordable parking both day and night.

For full details including location, opening hours and rates please visit UPark on Grote.

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 or credit card

Monday Special

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

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


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

Night Charges

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

We’re going automated from November 2015

In order to bring our customers a speedier and more flexible parking experience, cashier assisted payment will no longer be available at the Central Market car park from the 2nd of November.

Three fast and easy payment options will be available:
1) Ticketless payment by credit card
2) Ticketed payment with credit card upon exit
3) Ticketed payment at one of the nine automated pay station locations withcash or credit prior to exit

For more details click here.

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.)

Motorbikes (located on Level 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

For all frequently asked questions please click here.