Discover cashless, ticketless and hassle-free parking with PARK NOW.
The city of Bochum offers you countless opportunities for a visit full of culture and history in the Ruhr area. Whether you want to visit one of the many museums, explore the city’s flea markets or be enchanted by the musical Starlight Express – there is something for every taste.
Enjoy contactless parking with PARK NOW in the city area of Bochum – as long as you want. Download the free app now and park right away.
How does it work?
Our app has a simple start & stop functionality on street, so you don’t have to worry about the duration of your pay and display ticket. Payment is done conveniently cashless at the end of the month. Thus, spares you the search for the right change.
Where can I use PARK NOW in Bochum?
Our map gives you a precise overview of all options in your city. In the marked zones you can start and end your parking session conveniently with just one click in the app, saving you time, cash and the walk to the meter.
Find & Park
Find a parking space easily in Bochum. You can now use Find & Park in Bochum for free and drive directly to empty parking spots. Thus, saving you time and unnecessary trips around the block. The feature shows you in which streets you are likely to find a parking space. Find & Park works in Bochum not only in the paid parking zones, but in the entire inner city area. You can find more information about Find & Park here.
What does it cost?
The parking fees in Bochum vary between the different parking zones. There are two pricing levels in the city center, in the core area the fee is € 1.05 per hour and in the fringe area € 1.40 per hour. The minimum fee is always € 0.35 (central city area: 15 min., fringe area: 20 min.). In our app you can easily see the fees for the preferred area in advance and find the cheapest options.
Parking at the central station
Parking near the central station? With PARK NOW you can easily park on-street around the central station.
Which PARK NOW tariff fits me?
1. Silver package: offers occasional parkers the possibility to calculate each parking operation as a single transaction. There is a service fee of 29 cents per parking process.
2. Gold package: is particularly suitable for multi-parkers, as all transactions are covered by a monthly basic fee of € 2,99. In addition, many extra features such as registering unlimited cars are included in the gold package.
A change between the two packages is possible at any time. If you would like to know more about the different rates, please visit our PARK NOW tariffs page.
How does the cooperation with the local authorities work?
After starting your session in the app, local authorities can verify your vehicle in their system through the license plate number.
Have fun with PARK NOW in Bochum!
Any questions? Visit our FAQ’s.