Opticians & Laser Eye Surgery York

York Parliament Square

16-18 Parliament Street
York YO1 8SG
United Kingdom

Local enquiries

01904 621628

Customer services

0800 023 20 20

Opening Times

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
    09:00 - 19:30
  • Wednesday
    09:00 - 19:30
  • Thursday
    09:00 - 19:30
  • Friday
  • Saturday
    09:00 - 16:30
  • Sunday

Services Available

  • Laser Eye Surgery Consultation
  • Eye Examination - Private
  • Contact Lens Fitting
  • Contact Lens Aftercare
  • Private Cataract Consultation
  • Dry Eye Assessment
  • Glaucoma Assessment

Where to find us

The easiest way to access the centre of York is by using the Park & Ride centres of Askham Bar (from the south), Rawcliffe Bar (from the east), Monks Cross (from the north) or Grimston Bar (from the west). All are clearly signposted from the A64 and A1079 (outer ring road) and have regular bus services. Optical Express is situated between Thorntons and Nationwide and two doors down from the Disney Store. Visit us today and find out more about how laser eye surgery could transform your life. 

Quick Direction

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How to get there


There are many signposted car parks within 10-15 minutes walking distance of Optical Express. The nearest car park is the multistory NCP on Piccadilly.  

By Train

York train station is the nearest station, approximately 15 minutes walk from the store.

By Bus

If travelling by bus from one of the park and ride locations you should alight at the city centre stops on Piccadilly.

Not quite ready?

Download an information pack to read about patients who we have helped to see the world more clearer. Find out about what happens during a consultation and how Optical Express invests in advanced technology.

Read about the wonderful journey of having vision correction.

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Laser Eye Surgery in York Parliament Square

  • Laser Eye Surgeons in York Parliament Square

    Our experienced surgeons at Optical Express in York have completed thousands of surgeries throughout their careers. At Optical Express our surgeons have access to state-of-the-art technology to provide our patients with the best results. Find out more about your local laser eye surgeon in York Parliament Square here.

    Our Surgeons
  • Laser Eye Treatments in York Parliament Square

    Understanding the terminologies of laser eye surgery can put people off, that is why our experienced staff at Optical Express are on hand to explain the difference between LASIK and LASEK which are the two best known laser eye treatments available at Optical Express. Both treatments will let you see the world more clearer. Read more about the different types of laser eye surgery in York Parliament Square here.

    Types of laser eye surgery
  • Cataract Surgery Consultation in York Parliament Square

    Book your cataract surgery consultation at Optical Express and we will take this opportunity to discuss the types of cataract treatments available and the premium lenses we use. As there is no waiting time to have cataract surgery at Optical Express, we will be able to book your surgery for a date which is convenient to you. Find out more about cataract surgery in York Parliament Square here.

    Cataract Surgery

Your Eye Care Provider in York Parliament Square

Contact Lens Fittings

Your eyes are unique and this is why it is important when choosing contact lenses, they are a perfect fit and comfortable. At Optical Express a wide range of high standard contact lenses are available. Find out more about contact lenses in York Parliament Square here.

Contact Lenses

Eye Tests in York Parliament Square

A comprehensive eye test at Optical Express will help your optometrist identify any early signs of eye disease and other general health conditions. Find out more about an eye test in York Parliament Square here.

Eye Tests