Car Parks at Dawlish Warren

1620 parking spaces to choose from at Dawlish Warren!

There are two car parks at Dawlish Warren which are owned and managed by Teignbridge District Council.

Both are FREE from 6pm - 9am.

PAGE UPDATED - 5 April 2021

Parking charges apply to all spaces unless otherwise stated.  Contactless / credit / debit card payments welcome!

Outer Car Park - The entrance is on the roundabout just before the tunnel - look for the flags!

Inner Car Park - This is on the seaward side of the tunnel and the closest to the beach and Nature Reserve.

Maximum length of stay: 48 hours

There are disabled spaces in both car parks. Disabled users must pay to park unless you display a Teignbridge District Council Parking Permit.  Contact:

Here for a week?  Why not buy a Weekly ticket -  this ticket is valid in any of the Teignbridge District Council pay and display car parks, excluding the Strand in Dawlish.  NOTE: It does not cover any street parking bays. Cost: £25.00

Buy it NOW online

Note: There is a height restriction of 2.4 metres at the tunnel to get to the seaward side.


From April 1st until October 31st, 2021  (Summer period)
Up to 1 hour £2.00
1 to 2 hours £3.10
2 to 3 hours £4.10
3 to 4 hours £5.10
All day £5.60
7 days £25.00


November 1st, 2021 - March 31st, 2022  (Winter period)
Up to 1 hour £2.00
1 to 2 hours £3.10
Over 2 hours (all day) £2.30 
SUNDAY 10AM - 4PM £1.00
SUNDAY :: Before 10AM and AFTER 4PM Free
FREE PARKING :: 6PM - 9AM Monday - Saturday


COACHES - All Year Fees (Outer Car Park)
Up to 4 hours £3.00
Over 4 hours £5.00