Parking at Scheveningen beach

Are you driving to Scheveningen? Expect the roads to be busy and prepare in advance. From the motorway follow the signs to Scheveningen. Begin your visit to the beach in a relaxed way.

Route to Scheveningen

Traffic heading to Scheveningen can be very heavy on summer days. The best way to get to the beach is to take public transport or Park+Beach or to go by bicycle. Are you nevertheless planning to drive there by car? Plan your route towards Scheveningen harbour or to the beach resort. The municipality gives the following advice for these destinations:

  1. Scheveningen beach resort (Scheveningen-Bad) via the Prins Clausplein, the A4, N14 (Sijtwendetunnel), S200, Van Alkemadelaan and the Zwolsestraat.
  2. Scheveningen harbour (Scheveningen-Haven) via the Koningskade, Prof. B.M. Teldersweg, President Kennedylaan, Houtrustweg and Westduinweg.

Turn your GPS off

In order to guide traffic to Scheveningen on busy summer days, the municipality will deploy extra traffic wardens. In that case, motorists are advised to switch off their automotive navigation system (GPS) and to follow the instructions of the traffic wardens.

Visitors enjoying Scheveningen beach
Visitors enjoying Scheveningen beach

    Parking at the beach

    Would you nevertheless like to park close to the beach? Park your car in a car park in the neighbourhood. Park along the Strandweg in 1 of the 256 parking spots or in 1 of the 300 parking spots at the Noordelijk Havenhoofd car park. This parking area is located on the Strandweg and can be reached via the Vissershavenweg. The car park is open 24 hours a day.

    What does it cost?

    • From 1 March until 31 October: € 3.50 per hour; from 1 November until 1 March: free.
    • A day ticket for the car park costs € 21.70.

      Overview of parking garages and car parks

      You can also park in 1 of the parking garages in the area. An overview of the parking options in Scheveningen can be found on the website of BKS Parking (in Dutch). Or look at the map with parking spots and disabled parking spots.

      Paid parking is in effect in the residential areas. You can park there a maximum of 60 to 120 minutes.

      Motorcycle parking in Scheveningen

      Are you coming by motorcycle? There are 2 special parking areas for motorcycles (no charge for parking). 

      • on the Strandweg coming from the Scheveningseslag
      • between the Adriaan Maasplein and Strandweg

      In addition you can park your motorcycle for a small fee in a guarded Biesieklette lock-up facility. Look for the locations at www.biesieklette.nl.

      Taking public transport to Scheveningen

      You can also get to Scheveningen easily by public transportation. It is a 15-minute tram or bus ride from The Hague's Central Station and Hollands Spoor train station.

      Plan your route using 9292.nl or HTM.nl.

        The beach can easily be reached by public transportation
        The beach can easily be reached by public transportation

        Published: 1 January 2017Modified: 16 October 2018