Metered parking zone

Parking along the street is metered in the centre form 10am till 8pm during weekdays. Parking on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays is free. In the centre there are also a few guarded parking lots and underground car parks.

How to use a parking ticket machine?

Payment for parking is charged by machines that accept coins. Payment may also be made after registration and bank transfer to skycash system, that allows further payments by SMS. The ticket from the machine or skycash system mobiparking badge must be displayed behind the vehicle's windscreen while the vehicle is parked. Parking for motorcycles and light vehicles is free. Parking on places for the disabled is free for holders of the disabled person parking card.

Administrative fee for unpaid parking time or not making the payment is 50 zł.

Single parking ticket prices

  1. parking up to 10 minutes - 0,50 zł
  2. the first hour - 3,00 zł
  3. the second hour - 3,60 zł
  4. the third hour - 4,20 zł
  5. the fourth and next hours - 3,00 zł

In the Roads and Grounds Authority parking cards for longer periods may be purchased. Their prices start form 150zł for 14-day period.

Citizens of Sopot are entitled to a free parking badge for one vehicle in one zone of the metered parking area. A free badge may be obtained in the Municipal Guard Office.

Application for free parking badge.

Underground parking lots

There are 4 underground parking lots in the centre. The current number of free space is displayed on notice boards and on the Tristar site. 3 parking facilities have been located near the pier:

  • Centrum:
  • Apcoa Parking Polska Sp. z o.o. - Bohaterów Monte Cassino 63 (wjazd przy Królowej Jadwigi 2)
  • Sheraton Sopot - Powstańców Warszawy 6
  • NDI Property Sp. z o.o. - Powstańców Warszawy 19, tel. +48 58 771-77-91 (wjazd przy Majkowskiego 10)

Parking fee charged there is around 6zł/h. The fourth parking facility is located under Dworcowa St:

  • Dworzec:
  • BGI sp. z o.o. - Kościuszki 14, tel. +48 500 118 136

Shuttle bus from park and ride lot

In summer months, July and August, an electric convertible shuttle bus operates from the free parking in the outskirts of Sopot, by the Ergo Arena hall. From this incentive car parking visitors may get to the center by an electric convertible bus that runs every 20 minutes. Buses taking up to 14 pax run 7 days a week from 10am till 8pm. They stop along Grunwaldzka Street (along the beach in the centre) and in the centre, a short walk from the train station (at the Konstytucji Sq., in front of the 16 Bohaterów Monte Cassino Street). A single ticket for the entire line costs 3zł and may only be purchased onboard. Children with valid student id card can travel free of charge.