Parking advice please :-)

(5 Posts)
MusketeerMum Wed 19-Apr-17 14:49:33

Hello, after having a fit of the vapours at current train prices to London from oop north, I'm looking at finding a tube/overground to drive to not far from the M1, to park and go into central London by train. Stanmore looks like a good bet but it's hard to see how likely I'd be to find either unrestricted street parking or a zone that would let us park from before noon til (probably) after 7pm.

Any intel (or alternative suggestions) would be much appreciated!


mrsglowglow Fri 21-Apr-17 06:48:28

Is it just for a one off day trip or regular parking? All street parking close to underground stations is mainly zoned permit parking. If you are prepared for a 15 minute walk then you would find street parking in Queensbury. Also stanmore and canons park but you will have a walk.

MrsMoffet Fri 21-Apr-17 17:21:01

If you're looking at Stanmore then I believe that there is unrestricted parking at the end of Pangbourne drive (see map below):*@51*.6185058,-0.2960743,17z

MargheritaPizza Fri 21-Apr-17 18:42:27

Is it a weekday or weekend? A lot of parking restrictions here (Pinner) are weekday only. May be similar in Stanmore.

Or Stanmore tube station has a car park:

MusketeerMum Mon 24-Apr-17 14:09:04

Thanks everyone, I was actually travelling last Friday (probably should have said, sorry) but due to firstborn's accidentally mistyping in Google maps we ended up at Colindale. That had a car park with spaces that was only a fiver for the day. Couldn't quite believe my luck. Bet it'll never happen again!

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