Parking in Dortmund

Discover cashless, ticketless and hassle-free parking with PARK NOW.

The third largest city in North Rhine-Westphalia offers you a variety of options for an exciting stay. Enjoy an evening at the concert hall in Dortmund’s city center or discover around 1,500 animals of 220 species in the Dortmund Zoo. You’re a football fan? Then you shouldn’t miss the atmosphere at a BVB game at Signal Iduna Park.

Enjoy contactless parking with PARK NOW in the city area of Dortmund – as long as you want. Download the free app now and park right away.



How does it work?

Our app has a simple start & stop functionality on street, so you don’t have to worry about the duration of your pay and display ticket. Thanks to paying by the minute, overpaying the fees to avoid a fine is not necessary anymore. Payment is done conveniently cashless at the end of the month. Thus, spares you the search for the right change.

Note: In Dortmund it is necessary to place a parking sticker clearly visible behind the windshield of the vehicle for parking on-street. Please note that a handwritten note with the inscription “PARK NOW digital parking” is not permitted in Dortmund.

Where can I use PARK NOW?

Our map gives you a precise overview of all options in your city. In the marked zones you can start and end your parking session conveniently with just one click in the app, saving you time, cash and the walk to the meter.


Click on the car park icons or marked areas in the map for more information.

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What does parking cost in Dortmund?

Parking fees in Dortmund vary between the different zones. Price per hour is between € 0.50 and € 1.00 and the minimum fee is € 0.10. Fees can also differ per time of day, day of the week and time period. In our app, you can easily see the fees for the preferred area in advance and find the cheapest options.

Which PARK NOW tariff fits me?

1. Silver package: is ideal for occasional parkers as the service fee is charged individually with each parking process. The service fee is 25 cents per parking session.

2.Gold package: is particularly suitable for multi-parkers, as all service fees are covered by a monthly basic fee of € 2,99. The package includes many extra features such as registering unlimited cars.

A change between the two packages is possible at any time. If you would like to know more about the different rates, please visit our PARK NOW tariffs page here. 

Parking at the central station

Parking near the central station? With PARK NOW you can easily park on-street around the central station or nearby in our partner garage “Dortmunder U”.

Parking at the airport

We are working on offering our services at Dortmund airport. Until then, park and fly hassle free by using the airports own parking facilities. Visit the website of your airport of choice for detailed parking information.


Have fun with PARK NOW in Dortmund!


Any questions? Visit our FAQ’s.

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