Halifax Transit: Parking in Halifax is changing in Fall 2020
One question often asked by visitors and Haligonians coming into the city from rural parts of the HRM is, “where can I park in Halifax?”
The good news: there are TONS of free and paid on-street parking spots, outdoor lots, parkades and other places to park here in Halifax – you just need to know where to go! More good news: we are here to help!
Read on to find out where to park, no matter what neighbourhood or region you’re visiting in Halifax.
There are 5 parking lots on the Halifax Waterfront. Look for the blue P signs along Lower Water St to find the lots!
There is NO CHARGE to park in on-street metered spaces between 6pm-8am, or on weekends and holidays.
Parking revenue from the Halifax Waterfront is reinvested to create and maintain high-quality public spaces for people to enjoy and to support family friendly events.
- 700+ parking meters in Downtown Halifax
- 8 Downtown Parkades & Parking Lots
- 5 Waterfront Parking Lots on Lower Water Street
FARMERS’ MARKET TIP: Parking is FREE at the Cunard Lot (1325 Lower Water Street) between the Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market and The Halifax Brewery Farmers’ Market on Saturdays from 6 am to 3 pm. – Park It At The Market
- 1000+ total parking spaces in Downtown Dartmouth
- 700+ parking spaces in private parking lots (pay & display)
- 200+ municipal parking spaces
Check out the interactive parking & transit map of the Quinpool Road area here.
- 5 Parkades
- 3 Above-Ground Lots
- 1 Underground Lot
Learn more: Where to Park in Halifax
Download the HotSpot Parking app
Apple | GooglePlay
Parking mobile payment solution: The Hotspot app provides a modern and convenient method for paying for parking including the ability to manage your parking session remotely and receive refunds for un-used time.
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