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

$12 maximum rate when parking on Monday between 7.00am-6.00pm excludes any Market trading day.

Please note stays after 6 pm will incur the night fees as well.

Tuesday to Saturday Charges

0–1 hour FREE
1–2 hours $5.00
2–3 hours $10.00
3–4 hours $15.00
4–5 hours $20.00
5–6 hours $25.00
Over 6 hours $30.00

Lost Ticket       $30.00

1) Ticketless payment by credit card.Three fast and easy payment options will be available.

2) Ticketed payment with credit card on exit.

3) Ticketed payment at one of the nine automated pay stations with cash or credit card.


Flat Fee $6.00
All public holidays will be charged at the Sunday Flat Fee unless otherwise advised.

Extended Trading

Please note on extended Market trading days the standard hourly rate will apply.

Night Charges

$8.00 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 with cash or credit prior to exit

For more details click here.

Motorbikes (located on Level 1)


Secure Bike Storage

Secure Bike Storage is available in an enclosed cage area for $10 monthly with individual lockers for an additional $5 per month.

Located on the eastern side of the car park above the travelator that enters / exits beside the Hilton Hotel, the cage is accessible using a swipe card. UPark at Central Market does not provide keys for lockers.

Bike Lockers (Yellow Lock Up Boxes)

Bike Lockers (yellow lock-up boxes) are also available at Central Market UPark at a cost of$20 per month.

Set up fees apply.

Other Information

Height Clearance: 2.06m

For all frequently asked questions please click here.