It is possible to reach Vernazza by car, even if the roads are narrow and curvy. Arriving by car can be very time consuming, but the views from the roads are stunning.
In Vernazza there are two main parking lots
1. The Vernassoa Car Parking is located on the provincial road number 51, about 1 km before you reach Vernazza. This secure parking lot, with appr. 90 places, is open from 8am to 8pm. Other time on request. Free shuttle service down to Vernazza in 5 minutes. Parking fee: 2 euros/hour, 15 euros per day. It is recommended to reserve in advance. Tel: +39 333 267 7596.
2. You will find the Cooperativa Vernazza Car Parking on your right after the Vernassoa Parking. Opening hours: from 10am to 6pm. After this parking lot, do not try to drive further down the road as you will enter the ZTL area (only for residents) and fines can be rather high.