Bath Christmas Market Coach Permits

Dear Customer,

Please read the following before making your booking:

Coach parties will drop off at Royal Avenue in Bath city centre. A total of 30 minutes is provided at the time slot selected when booking

The empty coach is then directed to its all-day parking location.

The coach returns to Royal Avenue, at the time selected, to collect its passengers. A total of 30 minutes is provided.

Please note - coaches will only be granted access to Royal Avenue during their allotted 30-minute time slot. They will not be able to enter or remain at the site outside of this allocated time.

Please also note that a charging clean air zone is now operated within Bath to help improve air quality across the city. Please consider using a compliant coach (Euro 6 diesel or Euro 4,5,6 petrol) for journeys into Bath to help reduce harmful emissions and keep costs low for you and your customers. For full details, please visit the following web page:

https://beta.bathnes.gov.uk/bath-clean-air-zone

Please read the information below carefully before making your booking and choosing your all-day parking location as facilities at each site vary.

Please note:  Bookings are non-refundable and customers may not change dates/times/locations once booked


Drop-off/pick-up locations:

Royal Avenue
Facilities:
  • Café at the Royal Victoria Park Pavilion
  • Please note the Café is not affiliated with the Bath Christmas Market event
  • Toilets at the nearby Charlotte Street Car Park and within the city centre
Earliest Arrival 30 minute time slot:08.00 - 08.30
Latest Departure 30 minute time slot:20.30 - 21.00

All day parking locations:
Lower Bristol Road, Bath, BA2 9ES
Facilities: This is an on street location and there are no facilities available for the driver; however there is an express supermarket and a fast food restaurant nearby. The no. 5 bus can be caught from Twerton High Street to the city centre.
Earliest Arrival Time:08.00
Latest Departure Time:21.00

Wellsway, Bath, BA2 4SE
Facilities: This is an on street location and there are no facilities available for the driver; however there is a public house, The Red Lion, which is open from 9am and also serves food most of the day, plus an express supermarket within ½ mile. All buses on this route stop at the city centre. Various buses can be taken for the return journey including 3 (Foxhill), 172, 173 and 174 (Peasedown).
Earliest Arrival Time:08.00
Latest Departure Time:21.00

Odd Down Coach Park, Bath, BA2 8PA
Facilities:
  • Toilets
This is an off-street location based at Odd Down Park and Ride. There are regular P&R buses from this location to Bath City Centre.
Earliest Arrival Time:08.00
Latest Departure Time:21.00

How to Book:
  • 1. Select the permit type by choosing the total number of seats in the coach
  • 2. Select the date required
  • 3. Select the drop-off/pick-up and all day parking locations
  • 4. Select drop-off time
  • 5. Select pick-up time
  • 6. Add the vehicle registration
  • 7. Complete the permit owner details
  • 8. Read and agree to the Terms and Conditions and click pay now to be directed to the payments page.