Bid Operations; Car Parking and Transportation

Since introducing £3 for 3 hours and FREE parking days, usage on average has increased by 30%.

While lowering prices, the average transaction value has risen by 4%, so more people parking and staying longer.

Bus offers into the City Centre are used by 1000’s of shoppers & visitors.

BID Saver Cards for City Centre workers are saving over £1,000 per day, helping recruit and retain staff by cutting parking costs.

Secured a Boxing Day Park & Ride Service in partnership with First Cymru bus operator and The Local Authority.

All INCREASING the visitor and shopper numbers through our car parking and transportation schemes helping to drive foot-flow and spending.

To access the Park Saver offer please look at our BID Benefits page.


contact us about this initiative
  • Andrew Downie

    Working Group Chair

  • Russell Gleenslade


  • Leigh Vaughan

    Swansea Market Traders

  • Carly Edwards


  • Richard Mears

    City & County of Swansea - Car Parks Manager

  • Stuart Davies

    City & County of Swansea - Head of Service

  • Simon Cursio

    First Cymru - Managing Director

  • Richard Jones