Where to Park in Pula

Where to Park in Pula: A Handy Guide

Parking in a new city can be a daunting task, but Pula makes it convenient with its distinct parking zones and mobile payment methods. If you’re driving around Pula and wondering where to park, this guide has got you covered!

Understanding Pula’s Parking Zones

Pula’s parking system is divided into several zones, each identifiable by a distinct m-parking number. Here’s a breakdown:

  • I. ZONE m-parking number 708521
  • I. ZONE (max 2h): m-parking number 708623
  • II. ZONE: m-parking number 708522
  • III. ZONE: m-parking number 708523
  • IV. ZONE: m-parking number 708624
  • V. ZONE: m-parking number 708625

How to Pay for Parking via Mobile Phone

  1. Compose an SMS: Your message should contain the vehicle’s registration number, sans spaces or special characters. (e.g., PU091DM).
  2. Send the SMS: Direct your message to the m-parking number that corresponds with your parking zone.
  3. Await Confirmation: Upon successful payment, you’ll receive an SMS confirming your parking duration and other details.

Note: Each SMS payment covers one hour of parking. However, you can extend your parking duration, contingent on the time limits set for that particular zone.

Interactive Map for Better Clarity

For a visual guide, the interactive map details each zone’s boundaries and will be a valuable tool during your stay. Visit Pula Parking Interactive Map to familiarize yourself with the zones.

Other options for purchase ticket

With Parking ticket purchase you can buy your parking ticket online on https://portal.pulaparking.hr/en

Finding convenient parking in Pula can truly enhance your travel experience. Here’s a list of recommended parking spots, based on location and proximity to key attractions:

Where to Park in Pula: Our Top Recommendations

Visiting:

Arena Pula
St. Anthony’s Church
Miniature City Model of Pula
Contemporary Art Museum of Istria

We reccomend one of this parking places:

Name: Parking Pula
Type of parking: Paid parking, concrete and guarded.
Address: Kolodvorska ul. 3, 52100, Pula
Highlight: A mere 8-minute walk to Arena Pula (approx. 600m). Ideal for those attending events or exploring the harbor and Arena Pula.
LOCATION:

Name: Parking Mandrač
Type of parking: Paid parking, gravel and guarded.
Address: Ul. Svetog Petra, 52100, Pula
Highlight: A slightly longer, 19-minute walk to Arena Pula (approx. 1.4km), but often less crowded.
LOCATION:

Name: Parking Karolina
Type of parking: Paid parking, concrete and guarded.
Address: Trg Nimfeja bb, 52100, Pula
Highlight: Incredibly close to Arena Pula with just a 1-minute walk.
Important Note: Offer Electric Vehicle Charging Stations and  parking rates are relatively high.
LOCATION:

Visiting:

Zerostrasse
Giardini
Arch of the Sergii
Roman Mausoleum

We reccomend one of this parking places:

Name: Parking lot near centre
Type of parking: Paid parking, concrete and guarded.
Address: Dobricheva ul. 13, 52100, Pula
Highlight: 5-minute walk to famous Giardini and close proximity to Arena Pula and St. Anthony’s Church.
LOCATION:

Name: Parking Garage Centar Pula
Type of parking: Paid parking, underground and guarded.
Address: Dobricheva ul. 3, 52100, Pula
Highlight: 5-minute walk to famous Giardini and close proximity to Giardini and City Farmer’s market.
LOCATION:

Visiting:

City Farmer’s market

We reccomend one of this parking places:

Name: Parking Farmer’s market
Type of parking: Paid parking, concrete and guarded.
Address: Flanatička ul. 18, 52100, Pula
Highlight: Few minutes walk to Farmer’s market and easy walk to Giardini Pula.
LOCATION:

Name: Parking Farmer’s market 2
Type of parking: Paid parking, concrete and guarded.
Address: Flanatička ul. 20, 52100, Pula
Highlight: Another parking place near Farmer’s market.
LOCATION:

Visiting:

Temple of Augustus
Forum Square
Agrippina’s House

We reccomend one of this parking places:

Name: Parkplatz
Type of parking: Paid parking, concrete and guarded.
Address: Flaciusova ul. 8, 52100, Pula
Highlight: Small parking near Temple of Augustus, City Hall Building, and Forum Square. Remember, it gets full fast!
LOCATION:

Visiting:

Pula Citadel and Roman Theater

We reccomend one of this parking places:

Name: Parkplatz
Type of parking: Paid parking, concrete and guarded.
Address: Gradinski uspon 10, 52100, Pula
Highlight: If you want to visit Pula Citadel, also known as Kaštel fortress, you can park on top of the hill where there are several parking places available.
LOCATION:

Visiting:

Aquarium Pula
Beach Histria, Hawaii, Ambrela
Verudela Canyon
Verudela Church
Verudela Artpark

We reccomend one of this parking places:

We reccomend one of this parking places
Name: Parking Verudela
Address: Verudela 22, 52100, Pula
Highlight: From 2 to 10 minutes walk toward any of listed atractions and beaches

LOCATION:

TIP: If Parking Verudela is full you can try to enter camp just ask guard on the ramp to let you in (You can allwais say you are visiting Aquarium)