One hour free parking coming in Tullamore for Christmas

The period will be extended from the usual 15 minutes

Damian Moran


Damian Moran


The time allowed for free parking in Tullamore will be extended to an for the Christmas period from next Monday.

Tullamore town centre Street Parking and Council car parks currently allow for 15 minutes free parking, in a legal parking space, without displaying a valid parking ticket.

This free period will be extended to one hour from Monday, December 18 to Saturday, December 23.

You can park for up to one hour without purchasing a parking ticket. The one hour free parking, in a legal parking space, will apply to all parking zones below. A parking ticket must be purchased and displayed after the hour free parking period has expired, if continuing to park, as per the zoned rates below.

Also there will be free parking all day on Christmas Eve, Sunday December 24th, as is every Sunday.

Changes to the free parking system had previously been announced for Edenderry. Click here for more details

Free parking all day every day at Daingean Road Carpark (5 mins walk from town centre).

Parking Zones
Yellow - 2 hr max €1/hr with second hour free (0.50c/30mins)
Streets - Bridge Lane, Columcille Street, Harbour Street, High Street (North), Patrick Street.
Green - 2 hr max €1/hr (0.50c/30mins)
Carparks - Kilbride Park, Lloyd Town Park, Market Square West, Tara Street.
Streets - Benburb Street, Chapel Street, Church Street, Cormac Street, Deane Place, High St (South West), Kilbride Park, Kilbride Street, Market Place, O’Carroll Street, O’Moore Street, Offally Street, St. Brigid’s Place (North & South), St. Kyran’s Street, Tanyard, Waterlane.

White - 1 hr max €1/hr (0.50c/30mins)
Carparks - Kilbride Street South, O’Connor Square
Blue - All day or part of €2.50/day
Carparks - Kilbride Street North, Market Square East, O’Neill’s Place, Tanyard

Streets - Convent Road, Store Street, St. Brigid’s Place East and West.