Bantham Car Park

Details and Directions

Get here

By Car


Bantham beach is in easy driving distance of Salcombe and Kingsbridge. From the A381 Aveton Gifford to Totnes road, follow the signs to Bantham. From the A379 Churchstow to Aveton Gifford road, take the exit to Bantham at the roundabout.


The car park at Bantham beach has room for over 1,000 cars. The beach is approximately 75m from the car and is an easy walk over the sand dunes.

Car parking charges

The car park fee is a flat rate charge for the day.  From May half term until the end of September there is a reduced parking fee after 3.30pm.

February half term until May half term

all day


May half term until end of September8:00am – 3:30pm£6.50
May half term until end of September3:30pm – Closing£3.50


all day




Weekly Ticket



2 Week Ticket



Annual Pass



Further Information

  • Minibuses are charged £10.00 for all day parking (all year round)
  • Concession tickets can be purchased from the gatekeeper
  • All cars must be removed from the car park at closing time which varies according to daylight hours
  • Note that prices and times may alter without notice
  • There is a charge of £25.00 to release vehicles after the car park gates have closed



There is a seasonal passenger ferry crossing the river Avon from Bantham slipway to Cockleridge Ham (Bigbury-on-Sea).



From May to September

10.00am – 11.00am and 3:00pm – 4:00pm
(except Sundays)

To check the times of crossings telephone the Coronation Boathouse on 01548 561196.