Getting here

The Senedd estate is easy to find. You can get here by car, bus, train, or bike.


Welsh Parliament, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, CF99 1SN

+44 (0)300 200 6565


Active Travel

There are two locations on the estate for cycle parking, near the Pierhead and Tŷ Hywel entrances.

An OVO bike station is not far away, it is next to the Millennium Centre.

There are cycle trails in each direction. The Cardiff Council website has resources to help plan your journey.



The No. 6 Baycar leaves from Cardiff Queen Street Station, Dumfries Place, Greyfriars Road, St. Mary Street or Cardiff Central Railway Station and stops at both Pierhead Street and outside the Wales Millennium Centre adjacent to the Senedd.

Routes 7 and 8 depart from Canal Street and Westgate Street respectively and stop on Pierhead Street, a short walk (approximately 200 metres) from the Senedd, Tŷ Hywel and the Pierhead building.

For more information go to the Baycar website [opens in a new window]



Services run from Cardiff Queen Street Station to Cardiff Bay Station. The station is a few minutes walk from the Senedd, Tŷ Hywel and the Pierhead building.

For more information head to the Traveline website. [Opens page in new window]



From the West, leave the M4 at junction 33, follow the A4232 to Cardiff Bay and follow signposts to Welsh Parliament, CF99 1SN.

From the East, leave the M4 at Junction 29, follow the A48 and then A4232 to Cardiff Bay and follow sign posts to Welsh Parliament, CF99 1SN.

Disabled Car Parking

Parking is available by prior arrangement for visitors to the Senedd who are disabled.

In the case of visitors who are attending meetings with Members of the Senedd, Welsh Ministers or officials, arrangements should be made with their offices.

In the case of visitors attending Plenary meetings, committee meetings or pre-arranged visits to the Senedd, parking can be arranged by contacting us

There is an external lift available for visitors who are disabled at our accessible parking area outside the Senedd.

A minimum of 24 hours’ notice is usually required together with information about the vehicle and driver. Visitors must display their disabled parking badge on arrival.


Coach Parking

Please contact us for a map showing coach drop-off points.



A number of companies provide taxi services from Cardiff city centre to Cardiff Bay. Taxi ranks are situated across the city, including outside Cardiff Central railway station. The nearest location to the Senedd estate is on Bute Street near Mermaid Quay.


Car Parking

The nearest car park is the Q-Park multi-storey on Pierhead Street, a short walk from the Senedd. A discount can be applied to pre-bookings using the code ‘SEN’.
On-street, pay and display parking may be available on Harbour Drive or there is a pay and display car park off Stuart Street.

Considerations before visiting

  • please do not attend if experiencing any symptoms of Covid-19, or if told to isolate, or if anyone in the household is experiencing Covid-19 symptoms; 
  • please allow approximately 15 minutes to go through security;   
  • there may be a short queue outside the building prior to entering;   
  • please minimise any belongings you bring with you into the building. Takeaway food and drink is not permitted;   
  • our café, shop, toilets and Changing Places facility, will be open. Our cloakroom will be closed.

On arrival you will be welcomed by a member of our team who will provide a brief overview of what to expect in the building.