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

Monday Special

$7.00 (7.00am-6.00pm maximum charge)


Flat Fee $6.50
All public holidays will be charged at the Sunday Flat Fee unless otherwise advised.

Motorbikes (located on Lvl 1)


Secure Bike Storage

New to UParks is Secure Bike Storage available in an enclosed cage area with individual lockers for your gear for $30.00 per month.

This is available 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 and a locker is allocated for personal gear, which is lockable by any padlock (not provided) cost $30 per month payable in advance in 6 monthly blocks.

Bike Lockers (Yellow Lock Up Boxes)

Bike lockers (yellow 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


UPark Offer

Spend $10 or more in one transaction on a Wednesday and you get 2 Hours FREE PARKING !

The Market is open every Wednesday*, so you can get the freshest produce from Tuesday right through to Saturday, every week.

Buy fresh on a Wednesday and get up to 2 hours FREE parking at the Central Market UPark.

2 Hour FREE Parking Terms & Conditions

  • Customers must spend $10 or more in one transaction at any Adelaide Central Market Stall on a Wednesday.
  • Parking coupons are available only from Central Market Traders on purchases of $10 or more.
  • Limited availability each Wednesday, offer subject to availability
  • Coupons are valid only on the Wednesday of issue only.
  • Coupons entitle the holder to redeem the value of up to 2 hours FREE parking ($4.00) at the Central Market UPark only, the balance is the responsibility of the parker.
  • Only one coupon can be used per visit to the Central Market UPark.
  • Coupons must be redeemed to the UPark Parking Attendant, along with the UPark parking ticket when exiting the car-park.
  • UPark reserves all rights.

* Limited stalls open. Optional opening only on Wednesdays.