Tenterden the Jewel of the Weald



Information for Coach Drivers and Coach Companies


Station Road Coach Park

The coach park is located in Station Road, Tenterden, on the east side of the road (on the right as you drive down Station Road - the Vine Pub is on the corner of Station Road/High Street). 

The coach park is reserved exclusively for coaches from 1st April to 31 October each year. From November to March there are two dedicated coach parking bays (cars are allowed to park in the coach park in the winter only). The coach park is open 24 hours a day, is opposite the Tenterden & District Museum, and is moments from the bustling High Street with its independent shops, restaurants and tea rooms and a short walk from the Kent & East Sussex Railway. Toilet facilities are available in the car park.


Station Road Coach Park
Charges for Coaches

From 1 April 2014
Up to 3 hours FREE of charge [you must get a ticket from the ticket machine on arrival]
4 hours £6
Over 4 hours £10


Nearest Cafes/Pubs

Link to Coaches and Groups section: www.tenterdentown.co.uk/locate/dining/Coaches_and_Groups.html

Within 30 seconds walk of the Station Road Coach Park:

Indulgence Cake and Coffee House, Coombe Lane, Tenterden - walk up the steps at the town end of the coach park. Owners Lynn and Barry are very happy to accommodate coach passengers. Lynn's cakes and scones are utterly delicious, always a "Specials" board full of lovely lunches and snacks. There are tables outside the café where you can keep an easy eye on the coach. Lynn looks after her coach drivers; she knows how important they are to her Indulgence 

The Vine Inn, High Street Tenterden - the back of the pub is adjacent to the coach park. Fraser the Manager is very happy to accommodate coach passengers. There is a lovely outside garden at the back of the pub: The Vine.

Also a short walk away on the High Street:

The Lemon Tree offers pre-booked coach groups with a range of menus to suit all budgets for morning coffee, light and full lunches, teas, high teas and dinners.  www.lemontreetenterden.co.uk


Toilets in Tenterden

Toilets are available adjacent to the Station Road Coach Park. Other toilets in Tenterden: Recreation Ground Road, opposite the entrance to Waitrose car park. Disabed toilets are available. There is also an enhanced disabled facility located in the Tenterden Gateway building which houses the Post Office.


Tenterden Leisure Centre Parking

There are also 5 coach parking bays at the rear of the Tenterden Leisure Centre, Recreation Ground Road. Coaches:  Minimum charge 1 hr £1.50 Then a linear charge in 5p increments up to 4 hours.  e.g. 1 hour £1.50 2 hrs £3, 3 hrs £4.50, 4 hrs £6, Over 4 hours £10. Season tickets are available.


Market Day

Market day is Friday in Tenterden



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