Want free parking & travel to Bristol City Centre? Travel for free on the m2 metrobus service from Long Ashton Park & Ride on Thursday 4th, Friday 5th and Saturday 6th April.

No tickets or voucher codes required – simply hop on and off the m2 metrobus as much as you like on these dates!

The m2 runs up to every 15 minutes from Long Ashton Park & Ride to the City Centre via Ashton Vale, Ashton Gate, Cumberland Basin, Spike Island, Redcliff Hill, Temple Meads, Cabot Circus and Broadmead.

So, whether you’re visiting Brunel’s SS Great Britain, grabbing lunch at Wapping Wharf, or having a drink at the harbourside, get there for free with m2 metrobus.

Special Offers & Attractions

Not sure how to make the most of you free travel? Don't worry, we've got you covered with all the best places to visit & some special offers during the free travel days:

Brunel's SS Great Britain

  • Address: Great Western Dockyard, Gas Ferry Rd, Bristol BS1 6TY
  • Closest m2 bus stop: SS Great Britain
  • Special Offer: SS Great Britain Shop - 15% discount on in-store purchases over £30. The shop is open to everyone and has a selection of unique and artisan gifts, crafts and local products including a specialist bookstore.
  • Special Offer 2: Half-price lunch for children during the Easter holidays at Harbour Kitchen. Purchase the popular ‘Docker’s Lunch’ for just £3 between 29th March and 14th April (usually £6). Choose from a range of lunch items including children’s sandwiches. Harbourside Kitchen is open to everyone, located beside the SS Great Britain and with great harbour views.

Coffee Club

  • Address: Hanover Pl, Bristol BS1 6UH
  • Closest m2 bus stop: SS Great Britain
  • Offer: Get FREE babyccino or kids hot chocolate with any coffee purchase when you travel on our metrobus m2 service during our m2 free travel days (Thu 4th - Sat 6th April). Make sure to quote 'the wheels on the bus go round and round’ to claim!

Wapping Wharf

  • Closest m2 bus stop: Wapping Wharf


  • Closest m2 bus stop: Wapping Wharf

Temple Meads Station

  • Closest m2 bus stop: Temple Meads Station (T3)

Cabot Circus

  • Closest m2 bus stop: Cabot Circus

Ahh Toots Bakery

Closest m2 bus stop: The Centre

Route Map & Timetable

Click on the route map below to for a full resolution map and timetable.

About Long Ashton Park & Ride

  Long Ashton
Side of Bristol South West
Height Restriction 2.1m
Opens • 05:00 Monday to Saturday
• Closed Sunday and Public Holidays
Closes • 22:30 Monday to Saturday (an hour after the last bus arrives)
• Closed Sunday and Public Holidays
Parking cost Free*
Parking Spaces 1,500
Electric Vehicle Charging Points 4 Electric Vehicle charging bays
Postcode BS3 2HB
Overnight parking No
Toilets Yes
Cycle parking Yes, but please be aware that cycle parking is limited.
Park & Cycle Not allowed
Car parking queries 0117 922 2910 or email parking.businessteam@bristol.gov.uk.

For more information about the m2 metrobus and other metrobus services, click here.