The BIC (644 spaces) is attached to a cashless, multi-storey public car park, open 24 hours a day. It has step-free access to the foyer from all levels and wider accessible spaces on levels 1, 2 and 3.
The height restriction for the car park is 6’ 6” or 2 metres. This is indicated by a fixed yellow barrier at the entrance.
There is a fixed rate of £10 for show parking from 5pm until the end of the show. If booked in advance, there is a show rate of £9.00 (available for select BIC shows). The hourly rate is not available during these times.
Customers who are road tax exempt and registered on our Access Scheme can park for free when they are attending a show, provided they book their parking in advance, however, this subject to availability.
Alternative parking can be found in the area, including the Bournemouth Pavilion (165 spaces) located on Westover Road, which is a short walk from the BIC, further information can be found here.
To ensure swift exit of the car park after an event, please ensure you pay for your parking before the show.