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Type of car park: short stay pay and display with no height restrictions and 24 hour access.

Maximum stay:  3 hours no return within 1 hour.

Charging hours: 8am to 6pm Monday to Saturday, including public and bank holidays.

Payment method: contactless, chip and pin and coins at the pay and display machines. Or, you can pay for parking using PayByPhone with location code 801855.

Please check the signs in the car park on arrival for up-to-date information and procedures.

Parking bays

Standard bays: 28

Disabled bays: 2

EV bays: 2

Motorcycle bays: 0

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Contact details

Telephone General enquiries: 0300 123 2224
Pay and display machine issues: 01823 219035

Car park information


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No height restrictions iconNo height restrictions
24 hour access icon24 hour access
Disabled parking iconDisabled parking

Ways to pay

Coins iconCoins
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App iconApp


Monday to Saturday 8am to 6pm

  • 1 hour: £1.40
  • 2 hours: £2.90
  • 3 hours: £4.40


Address Coal Orchard Car Park, Coal Orchard, Taunton TA1 1JJ, UK