Seasonal Beach Parking Morfa Bychan (Black Rock Sands) and Machroes

Morfa Bychan

Vehicles can access the beach foreshore at Morfa Bychan. A fee is payable between 1 April and 30 September. There is an option to buy a daily ticket or a season permit.

  • Day ticket - Morfa Bychan 
    (Please pay at beach entrance. Card payment only.)
    • Car: £8 
    • Large Vehicle / caravan: £16
  • Season permit – Morfa Bychan
    Seasonal permits can only be purchased online:  
    • Permanent Porthmadog ward residents- Car: £25 / Large vehicle: £50
    • Permanent Gwynedd residents- Car: £60 / Large vehicle: £120
    • Non-Gwynedd residents- Car: £80 / Large vehicle: £160

Buy Seasonal Parking Permit: Morfa Bychan

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Proof of address MUST be shown when collecting the seasonal permit. 


Machroes Beach

There is a ‘pay and display’ car park at Machroes beach.  

  • Day ticket - Machroes 
    (Cash only)
    • £6 per day 
  • Season permit  – Machroes
    Seasonal permits can only be purchased online. 
    • Car: £80
    • Large Vehicle / caravan: £160

Buy Seasonal Parking Permit: Machroes

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