The Aqua Park is situated 200m from Cardiff Bay Sailing Centre. The site is not accessible via Cargo Rd and THERE IS NO PARKING ON THE BARRAGE. Please use the postcodes of your chosen car park for your GPS, sat navs, and taxis, so you can park and walk to the Aqua Park. You need to arrive at the Aqua Park at least 30 minutes before your session start time, so please plan your journey and allow for the walk times to get to us. It is accessible on foot or by bike from the Penarth side of the Barrage, or along the Barrage walkway past Porth Teigr on the Cardiff Bay side.


THERE IS NO PARKING ON THE BARRAGE, we recommend using these car parks please allow for the walk times to get to us:

Penarth side of Cardiff Bay Barrage (CF64 1TQ)

Limited parking: 10-15 minute walk to the Aqua Park

Harbour Drive (CF10 4WZ) near the Norwegian Church

Limited parking: 15-20 minute walk to the Aqua Park

Havannah Street (CF10 5SG) near Techniquest and St David’s Hotel

30 minute walk to the Aqua Park

Stuart Street (CF10 5BS) in Mermaid Quay

25-30 minute walk to the Aqua Park

Pierhead Street (CF10 4PH) near Wales Millennium Centre and The Red Dragon Centre.

25-30 minute walk to the Aqua Park

Transport For Wales run a regular service from Cardiff Queen Street station in the city centre to Cardiff Bay station. It’s a 25 minute walk from the station to the Aqua Park.

The BayCar operates from Cardiff city centre to the Barrage Walkway bus stop. Just hop on board the number 6. It’s a 15 minute walk from the bus stop to the Aqua Park.

For public transport information, visit 

You can also travel by Water Taxi from the city centre with Cardiff Boat

In addition, these boat operators offer services in Cardiff Bay to and from the Barrage:

Cardiff Cruises

The Open Boat

Cardiff Baytrippers

Rent a Nextbike at any time! 

Sign up by downloading the Nextbike app, calling 020 8166 9851 or filling in the online form by clicking here.


Aqua Park Rutland

Bull Brig Lane, Whitwell, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 8BL

Aqua Park Cardiff

Cardiff Bay Barrage CF10 4LY

Aqua Park Lakeside

Alexandra Lake, Lakeside Shopping Centre, West Thurrock, Grays, RM20 2AB

Aqua Park Grafham

Aqua Park Grafham, Marlow Car Park, Grafham, Nr. Huntingdon PE28 0BH