Plan your visit
If you're planning a visit to Lee Valley VeloPark the following information will help you, from opening times to how to get here.
For more information on accessibility at this venue visit AccessAble.
Car parking tariffs
Lee Valley VeloPark cycling customers are entitled to up to four hours free car parking upon entering the car park and staying within Lee Valley VeloPark. Terms and conditions apply.
As soon as you have finished cycling and leave the venue, the provided parking permit expires at that point, if you wish to carry on using the car park for up to 2 hours, the below tariffs will apply.
Tariffs for non cycling users and for cycling users past four hours
Up to 1 hour £4
Up to 2 hours £8
Methods of payment
(Site number 59294)
At the payment machine within the car park, to be paid on entry
Call 0330 400 7275 and follow the instructions
Online at paybyphone.co.uk by midnight on the date of your visit
Download the ‘paybyphone’ mobile app, follow instructions and pay by midnight on the date of your visit
Text your vehicle registration to ‘65565’ when ready to leave. Follow the instructions and pay by midnight on the date of your visit
How do I claim my four hours free parking?
It is your responsibility to enter your full vehicle registration details into the terminal correctly and note when your four hours free parking period expires.
You can input your details at any point during your visit (i.e. entering the venue, during a session or when leaving the venue).
Please remember to do this on every visit to avoid receiving a fixed penalty charge notice. Please also ensure you follow the terms and conditions displayed within the car park.
The current locations of these terminals are:
Track centre counter
BMX/mountain bike tunnel area by external lockers
External tunnel exiting onto the road circuit plaza
Inner changing room corridor by the first set of lockers from reception
What if I want to stay longer than four hours?
If you wish to stay past four hours and up to six hours, you will need to pay the car parking tariffs for the additional two hours on expiry of the four hours .
If you have booked and paid for two different sessions in advance on the same day, you will receive four hours free parking for each session, so eight hours for two sessions. For example if you have a session at 10am, and another at 2pm on the same day.
You must inform the Customer Services Assistant of this when registering for your first session and entering your car registration number into the terminal at reception.
The reception terminal is only used for customers that have booked two sessions on the same day.
The second session must have been booked and paid for before extended parking is then provided.
Are parking permits available?
If you're a regular visitor to Lee Valley VeloPark, you could benefit from purchasing one of our six month (£290) or 12 month (£490) parking permits. Permits can be bought from reception at the venue and we require a signed form before payment can be processed. Download an application form here.
How do I appeal if I have received a Penalty Charge Notice?
Please be aware that venue staff are not involved in the issuing of or the appeals process for any Penalty Charge Notice given.
The car park is run by ParkingEye and in the event of a customer appealing their parking charge all appeals are dealt with directly by them. You would need to contact ParkingEye as per the details on their charge letter, which is via one of the following methods: in writing to ParkingEye, PO Box 575, Chorley, PR6 6HT or via the online appeals form at parkingeye.co.uk/Appeal.
Current Opening Times
Wednesday 15:00 - 20:00
Friday 14:00 - 19:00
Saturday 10:00 - 16:00
Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
Please note: Opening and closing times may vary depending on the programme, the car park is locked 15 minutes after the venue closes. Please ask at reception to confirm closing time on the day of your visit.
FREE Wi-Fi available
How to get here
Lee Valley VeloPark is situated at Abercrombie Road, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, E20 3AB.
Please plan your journey ahead of your visit, allowing plenty of time to arrive, checking for any planned closures or engineering works.
Nearest station/tube: Stratford / Stratford International
Lee Valley VeloPark is a 20 minute walk from both stations.
Stratford station is served by:
Underground: Jubilee and Central Lines
Docklands Light Railway (DLR)
National rail: Abellio Greater Anglia for services to Liverpool Street and Essex and East Anglia
London Overground services
Stratford International station is served by:
Docklands Light Railway (DLR)
National Rail: Southeastern High Speed 1 services to St Pancras International
Several bus routes connect to Stratford and Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park with the key routes being: 388, 308, 339, 97 and N205 which all stop near Lee Valley VeloPark.
TfL map of bus routes from Stratford East Village (bus stops W and X closest to Lee Valley VeloPark)
There are cycle routes connecting Lee Valley VeloPark to local residential areas as well as the cycle routes through Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
The venue is close Sustrans National Cycle Network Route 1 and Cycle Superhighway CS2.
Bike racks are available at the venue.
Bike hire / bringing your own bike
You can hire bikes at the venue if they are not included in the cost of your activity. However, if you wish to bring your own bike please bear in mind restrictions on public transport.
For more info check the relevant links below:
There are good pedestrian links to Lee Valley VeloPark from Westfield Stratford City, Hackney and Leyton.
If you wish to depart from Stratford or Stratford International using a taxi then Westfield Stratford City have the Stratford City Cars Taxi Lounge located outside Waitrose on the lower ground Floor (near car park A).
Black taxis are available from outside Stratford stations’ northern ticket hall which is located on the lower ground floor of Westfield Stratford City near Starbucks.
Alternatively, you can call these licensed cab numbers:
Stratford City Cars
020 8555 5555
020 7272 0272
London Black Taxis
07779 336 612
Coaches are drop off only. For schools, clubs and groups coaches should drop off their group using the three allocated coach bays, leave and return at the required pick-up time. There is no coach parking available for coaches to wait.
Car parking at Lee Valley VeloPark is limited and we strongly advise travelling by public transport, however if travelling by car is essential we are situated 5 minutes from the A12 and blue badge holder spaces are available.