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Getting here

Less than a 10 minute walk from the city, Roma Street Parkland is conveniently located beside Roma Street train and bus station and Brisbane Coach Terminal. There are also a range of car parks nearby. Read on to determine the best way to get to the Parkland.

Car parking

Parking is available at a number of locations throughout and adjacent to the Parkland. This includes:

On-street metered parking

There are nearly 200 on-street car parking spaces (including 8 disabled car parking bays) within Roma Street Parkland – these spaces are located at College Close Car Park and along Parkland Boulevard. All on-street parking is managed by Brisbane City Council and is classified within Zone 1. For a list of prices and more information, head to their website.

Undercover parking

The closest undercover parking to Roma Street Parkland is accessed via Parkland Crescent, under the Parkland Apartments residential building. Limited parking is available and fees vary during the week and weekend, details can be found here. 

Outside of the Parkland, the nearest public undercover car park is the Brisbane Transit Centre, located at 151 Roma Street. Please note the Brisbane Transit Centre car park will be closing in January 2020 as part of the Cross River Rail project, please check the Secure Parking website prior to travel.

The King George Square public car park, managed by Brisbane City Council, is a 15 minute walk from the Parkland. For a list of prices and more information, head to their website.

Public transport

Roma Street Parkland is accessible by both train and bus. Roma Street train and bus station and Brisbane Coach Terminal are located directly beside the Parkland (access is via lower ground level). For further information about bus or train timetables, please phone TransLink on 13 12 30 or visit their official website.

Taxis and ride sharing

The closest taxi rank to the Parkland is located at the Brisbane Coach Terminal. Simply advise your driver to drop you off or collect you on Parkland Boulevard. They can gain entry via Wickham Terrace or Roma Street.

Coach drop-off and parking

Celebration Vista located on Parkland Boulevard, provides a set down location for coaches. Unfortunately, there is no coach parking at Roma Street Parkland, unless pre-booked for groups visiting the Parkland. Coach parking is available on Albert Street. For full details of coach parking locations, please visit Brisbane City Council’s website.


Cycling and bicycle racks

The main bikeway that can be used to access the Parkland is the Normanby Cycleway Link and ride all the way along Parkland Boulevard and then out onto Roma Street. Please note that once you’re in the Parkland, all pathways and roads are shared with pedestrians, so use caution when cycling. The only space that bicycles are not permitted is in the Spectacle Garden in Colin Campbell Place. If you’re looking to park your bike while you enjoy a stroll, an event or a picnic, bike racks can be found in The Hub. Check out the Brisbane City Council bike path map to help plan your journey. There is also a cycle maintenance station on the Normanby bikeway at the intersection with Parkland Boulevard and Parkland Crescent.