europe Bern is the federal city of Switzerland, situated on the Swiss plateau in the Canton of Bern. The city centre is is on the UNESCO list of Cultural World Heritages. Famous are the elaborate medieval clock tower Zytglogge, the Gothic cathedral and the town hall.

Parking in City Centre Bern

parking europe​ Parking options on street in Bern are very limited and very expensive.

Blue zones in Bern

In the blue zones you may park for free for 1 hour with your european blue disc from Monday-Saturday between 08.00-19.00 hours. Blue discs can be purchased at fuel stations, restaurants, kiosks, police stations, and garages.

White zones in Bern

Unlimited parking is permitted in the white marked parking bays unless other information on the parking shields forbid this.

Car parks in Bern

Unlimited parking is set to the car parks in the city centre.
Parking rates in the city centre are 3.20-4.40 CHF, pending on location. Lower rates apply for evening and overnight parking. Read more

P+R Bern

Since parking in the city is very expensive, you’d do well to better park at the free “park-and-ride” facilities on the fringes of the city. P+R parkings can be found at Ausserholligen, Neufeld and Wankdorf.

More cities in Switzerland

If you would like to read more about the parking facilities and parking rates in more Swiss cities, please click on the picture of the city below.