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Peterborough City Hospital is situated off Junction 16 of the A47 on Bretton Gate. It is easily accessed from routes in the city and is just two miles from the city centre.

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All our car parks are 'pay on leaving'. Please take a ticket when entering the car park and pay at the pay machines in either the main atrium, the Emergency Department foyer or outside the Women's and Children's Unit entrance.        

Car parking charges

  • 0 - 0.5 hour = no charge

  • 0.5 - 3.5 hours = £2.60

  • 3.5 - 4.5 hours = £4.20

  • 4.5 - 5.5 hours = £5.20

  • 5.5 - 6.5 hours = £6.30

  • Over 6.5 hours = £10.40

Best Places to park

Concessionary Parking

Buses run from the Queensgate Bus Station (city centre) to Peterborough City Hospital approximately every 10 minutes. The journey takes 15 – 25 minutes depending on traffic.

The following buses operate a service to Peterborough City Hospital:

  • Citi 2    
  • Citi 3
  • Citi 4
  • Local link 401/404
  • Local link 406
  • Local link 413

Visit the Travel Choice website for bus timetables.

There is a bus stop located at the front of the Edith Cavell Campus and a guided footpath will take you to the main entrance.

From 4 May 2015, there will be changes to the bus services to Peterborough City Hospital. During the peak times of 7.30am -9am and 4.30pm-6pm, Citi 2,3 and 4 buses will no longer stop at the bus stop located at the main entrance to the hospital. Instead the bus will stop at the bus stop located by the Alfred Caleb Taylor accommodation block. Outside of these hours the bus will stop at the front entrance as normal. 

The railway station is a three minute walk from Queensgate bus station (city centre). Buses run from the Queensgate Bus Station (City centre) to Peterborough City Hospital approximately every 10 minutes. Full information on bus timetables and fares can also be found on the Travelchoice website.

The hospital is accessible on foot from various locations, with good pedestrian links to Bretton, Westwood and Longthorpe. Use the map below to have a look at how long it might take you to walk from where you live.

Peterborough City Hospital is accessible by bicycle from many parts of the city. Bretton is linked to the city centre and other parts of the city by a growing number of cyclepaths.

A map of cycle routes is obtainable from the Tourist Information Centre on Bridge Street in the city centre.

There are secure cycle sheds available within the grounds of Peterborough City Hospital.