Getting here

Fortitude Valley is in the heart of Brisbane, right next door to the CBD. The Valley is easily accessible for everyone, with plenty of parking and public transport from pretty much anywhere.


To book a cab call Black and White  Cabs ( phone 13 32 22)  or Yellow Cabs (phone 13 19 24).   Searching for a taxi? You’ll find them at the taxi ranks spread throughout the Valley, but there are five secure taxi ranks.

  • Left side of Wickham St approaching Brunswick St from Gipps St (outside Prohibition Nightclub)

  • Right side of Wickham St, just past Brunswick St intersection outside of McWhirters 

  • Right side of Ann St approaching Duncan St opposite Cloudland 

  • Left side of Warner St approaching Wickham St (behind McWhirters)

  • Left side of Brunswick St approaching Ann St outside Empire Hotel 

Public transport

For those of you catching the train in or out, Fortitude Valley Station is in the Valley Metro and there are plenty of bus stops in the Valley. For more information and to plan your trip, have a look at the TransLink Journey Planner or phone 13 12 30

If you’re driving, check out the details below for best parking options.

Like we said – getting here is easy, you might never want to leave!


From metered street parking to parking lots and garages, finding a park is no challenge in the Valley. 

Brisbane City Council provides on-street parking across Brisbane.   You can park for a maximum of two hours on unsigned streets, unless there are parking meters or signs showing otherwise.  If you wish to park in one of these locations you can pay via Council's mobile payment provider CelloPark.  You can also view more information in the  Parking Guide to Brisbane

In the very centre of the Valley is McWhirters Car Park and Cornerstone Parking, great for anyone visiting The Fortitude Music Hall, Valley’s restaurants, pubs and clubs – and of course for those looking to shop at McWhirters. It’s also centrally located for anyone wanting to check out the Valley laneways. Entry is via Warner Street or Ballow Street. 

Seeing a show at the Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts or shopping in Brunswick Street Mall? Head to Secure Parking or Wilsons Parking in Brunswick Street. Secure Parking Brunswick Street

At the other end of the Valley you’ll find the Valley Metro Car Park – the best parking for the Brisbane Showgrounds and easy entry from Alfred and Alden streets. 


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