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Cabot Circus,
Glass House,

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By Car

Cabot Circus Car Park has over 2500 spaces and is easily accessible from the end of the M32 off Newfoundland Street.

The postcode - for sat nav users - is BS2 9AB

Cabot Circus car park is open 24/7

Disabled bays are available on the ground floor and third floor. Parent & Toddler bays are available on the ground floor, second floor, third floor and fourth floor.

Electric car bays with chargers are available free of charge on the first and second floor (parking charges still apply).

By Bus

Cabot Circus is well served by local bus services and the national coach network.

Bus stops for the majority of local bus services are located close to Cabot Circus and in The Haymarket a short walk away.

Bristol Bus and Coach Station is nearby providing bus links to South Gloucestershire, North Somerset, Somerset, Bath, Wiltshire and National Express coaches arrive at Bristol bus station just a short walk away.

First West of England operate over 50 routes servicing the city centre, please click here to see all services available and our Bristol network map.

The City Sightseeing bus stops at 20 spots around the city including outside of Harvey Nichols in Cabot Circus. Visit their website for further information and timetables

The postcode - for sat nav users - is BS2 9AB

Directions for the Hospital Mini-bus

There is a FREE Hospital mini-bus that runs from the Cabot Circus car park to the following hospitals, Bristol Eye Hospital, Bristol Dental Hospital, Bristol Royal Infirmary, Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, Bristol Heart Institute and the Bristol Haematology & Oncology Centre.

As you approach Bristol City Centre, Our car park can be found at the end of the M32 when you come into the Bristol City Centre, on the left is a Staples, we are the next building on the left hand side (POST CODE - BS2 9AB).

When you arrive at our car park press the flashing button at the entrance machine to obtain your parking ticket, keep hold of your parking ticket until you return to the car park later on.

Unless you have the use of a blue badge, you will normally find that the ground floor is full each day from around 08:15, once you have parked, take any of the 5 lifts in the centre of the car park to the ground floor, when you leave these lifts, turn right and follow the signs on the floor and the wall along the walkway, when you get to the end of the walkway, press the button on the right of the blue doors to go out.

Follow the walkway around to the left and out of the car park through the glass doors and into the square.  If the hospital mini bus isn’t waiting in the square, please wait under the glass canopy and allowing for traffic the mini bus runs every 20 minutes between the hours of 07:00 - 8:00pm Monday to Friday.

Before you get off the minibus, the driver will explain where to wait for the minibus to return to Cabot Circus at the end of your visit to the hospital.

Once back in our car park, take one of the 5 lifts to level 3 and our car park office is to the right of the lifts.  The car park team will be happy to validate your parking ticket to allow you to park in the Cabot Circus car park for £1 per hour up to 7 hours.

If you need to speak to someone before your travel, then our car park office number is 0117 9529356.

By Train

Cabot Circus is just a short walk, bus ride and ferry journey away from Bristol Temple Meads station.

First Great Western offers direct, half hourly high speed services to Bristol Temple Meads from London Paddington, Reading, Swindon, Chippenham and Bath.

A comprehensive local service also operates around Bristol itself. Direct services from destinations such as Taunton, Westbury, Portsmouth, Exeter, Weston-super-Mare, Salisbury, Gloucester, Yate, Cheltenham, Newport and Cardiff also regularly serve Bristol Temple Meads.

By Bike

Cycle parking stands are provided around Cabot Circus.


Shopmobility is available for anyone with a mobility impairment who would like to hire equipment such as a wheelchair, mobility scooter, or powerchair to enable them to get around the central shopping areas. You can find Shopmobility on the ground floor of the Cabot Circus car park, area C. Staff may be able to meet you by prior arrangement in the shopping area with your chosen equipment.

Shopmobility is a charity, open 7 days a week from 10 am and require all equipment to be returned by 4.30 pm. (Also open most Bank Holidays). Hire charges are £1 per hour or £5 per day.

For more information call 0117 9559 083.  For a full description of accessibility and special facilities at Cabot Circus, please visit the DisabledGo website.

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