Parking & Transport
Parking has gotten a lot easier in Hamilton Central
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On-street parking in the CBD is available for up to 2 hours!
- On-street PARKING METERS in Hamilton's CBD will give you up to 2 hours parking
- On-street PAY-AND-DISPLAY in Hamilton's CBD will give you up to 2 hours parking
- On-street parking in Hamilton's CBD is $2 per hour
- On-street parking in Hamilton's CBD is FREE on Sundays and public holidays - time limits apply
- Knox Street
- Victoria Street on the River
- Waikato Museum
- The Meteor
- Founders Theatre
See below for information on all off-street carparks.
Entrances on both Knox and Hood Streets
Centre Place Bryce Street & Garden Place Car Parks
Alexandra Street Carpark
Entrance on Alexandra Street
Pay and Display
Entrance from Alma Street behind Novotel
PARKING AVAILABLE 24 HOURS
Entrance on Barton Street
Entrance southbound Victoria Street
Entrance on Victoria Street
Bus-it to Hamilton Central
View the routes, timetables and fares for buses into the city centre
Tired of spending money on taxis each weekend? Hop on board the Night Rider!
The Night Rider services a number of Hamilton's suburbs from midnight on Friday nights and from 7 pm on Saturday nights until 3.30 am on Sunday mornings.
Take advantage of the Night Rider service after dinner, a movie or a big night in the city. All buses depart outside Momento Cafe at 109 Victoria Street and you can catch the bus at any normal bus stop on route.
There is security on the bus making the Night Rider a safe transport option.
Late night urban services from the Transport Centre operate as normal on Fridays.
Full fares apply in each direction. For current fares check out the fares page.
Take the Onboard shuttle around the city centre while you're here
The most convenient way to get around...and it's free!