Parking at Florence Nightingale Community Hospital

Patient and visitor car parking at the Florence Nightingale Community Hospital is available at both Yellow and Purple car parks.

If you require further information regarding patient and visitor car parking at Florence Nightingale Community Hospital, please contact our Cashier and Car Parking Office at main entrance reception.

We also provide electric charging points which are located at the main entrance.

Parking charges

Car parks: Purple & Yellow



Up to 1 hour £2.40
Up to 2 hours £3.20
Up to 3 hours £4.10
Up to 4 hours £4.70
Up to 5 hours £5.20
Up to 6 hours £6.20
Daily rate over 6 hours £9.00
Lost ticket charged at daily rate £9.00
Long term stay concession (7 day pass) £10.00
Long term stay concession (monthly pass) £25.00

Evening Parking

Between 5pm and 9pm

(Vehicles must enter the car park after 5pm and exit before 9pm)


Over Night Parking

Between 5pm and 8am

(Vehicles must enter the car park after 5pm and exit before 8am the following morning) 


Electric Charging Point (per hour) 

This cost is your standard rate for parking, there are no additional costs.


Payment Methods

You can pay in cash or by card at the pay stations or the car park office.


Parking discounts:

Regular visitors

For further information, please call 01332 347 141 Ext. 58056

Patients who are in receipt of certain benefits (i.e. income support, income based jobseekers allowance, tax, child and pension credits).

Drop-off bays

Free 30 minute drop off/pick up spaces are available at the main entrance.

Both car parks are also free for the first 30 minutes. Simply insert your ticket into the exit barrier.

Disabled parking

Permit holders

Persons using disabled parking spaces will be required to display their pass as issued by the Local Authority, which needs to be valid and up-to-date.

There are clearly marked disabled spaces in all car parks and drop off/pick up bays near some entrances.

There are also some free disabled car parking spaces available close to the main entrance which are time limited to a maximum stay of three hours. Disabled persons choosing to park in the patient and visitors car parks will be subject to the same charges as other users of our car parks.

Trouble using car park barriers?

If you have a problem using the ticket machines at the entrances to our car parks please call our car parking office before your arrival so that an attendant can provide alternative arrangements.

You will need to provide your name and car registration number. 

Parking is free of charge for all Blue Badge holders.

Blue Badge holders must take a ticket to enter the car park and display the Blue Badge in clear view for staff to see.

When leaving the car park Blue Badge holders will need to drive up to the exit barrier and press the help button explaining that they are a Blue Badgeholder.

Staff will ask the driver to hold the Blue Badge up to the screen, upon viewing the barrier will be raised for the visitor to leave free of charge.

Car parking office opening hours

  • 7am to 9pm Monday to Friday
  • 1pm to 9pm weekends and Bank Holidays.

For all enquiries please ring the Car Parking Office on:  01332 786 776