Parking in Essen city centre

Parking in Essen city centre is divided into 3 zones

  • Parking zone 1: City core area
  • Parking zone 2: Expanded city area, and core areas of the larger district centres
  • Parking zone 3: City edge zones, boundary areas around larger district centres, and smaller district centres

Parking zone 1: City core area

Maximum parking time:
90 minutes
Fees:
01 - 15 minutes:
0,40 Euro
16 - 30 minutes:
0,50 Euro
31 - 90 minutes:
0,70 Euro for each started 15 minutes

With a few exceptions, fees are due from Monday to Saturday between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Parking zone 2: Expanded city area, and core areas of the larger district centres

Maximum parking time:
120 minutes
Fees:
01 - 15 minutes:
0,10 Euro
16 - 30 minutes:
0,30 Euro
31 - 120 minutes:
0,30 Euro for each started 15 minutes

With a few exceptions, parking fees are due from Monday to Friday between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Parking zone 3: City edge zones, boundary areas around larger district centres, and smaller district centres

Maximum parking time:
between 30 minutes and 120 minutes as stated on location
Fees:
No fees, but the use of parking discs is compulsory

With a few exceptions, parking discs are compulsory from Monday to Friday between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

In addition, there are parking garages, car parks, underground parking garages and motorcycle parking available in the city centre. These can be called up using the geographical information system.

The information provided here is not guaranteed.

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