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Local Tips August 26, 2020

Where to Park in Halifax

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.

Parking in Downtown Halifax

  • 700+ parking meters in Downtown Halifax
  • 8 Downtown Parkades & Parking Lots
  • 5 Waterfront Parking Lots on Lower Water Street

» Parking on the Halifax Waterfront

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

Halifax Waterfront

Parking in Downtown Dartmouth

  • 1000+ total parking spaces in Downtown Dartmouth
  • 700+ parking spaces in private parking lots (pay & display)
  • 200+ municipal parking spaces
Downtown Dartmouth

Parking on Quinpool Road

Check out the interactive parking & transit map of the Quinpool Road area here.

Quinpool Road

Parking in the Spring Garden Area

  • 5 Parkades
  • 3 Above-Ground Lots
  • 1 Underground Lot

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Spring Garden Road

Learn more: Where to Park in Halifax

Accessible Parking in Halifax

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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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