DFW Airport Parking: Dallas (DFW) Parking Guide
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Last Updated: November 28, 2016

The Grand Hyatt at DFW Terminal D

Dallas/Forth Worth (DFW) International Airport Parking Guide

The Dallas/Fort Worth Airport services the Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas region. It is located northwest of Dallas and northeast of Fort Worth and is the busiest airport in Texas.

There may only be a few parking options, but there’s a wide range of prices and amenities. Drivers can choose from four on-airport parking options, and a few off-site lots and garages near the airport.

This guide is designed to help you find the best parking option depending on what matters most to you. Read on for parking rates, details on short and long term options, maps, tips, and links to other resources.

DFW Quick Facts:

Address: International Pkwy, DFW Airport, TX 75261
Airport Parking Contact Number: (972) 973-4840
Number of Airport Parking Options: 7 (4 on-airport, 3 off-site airport)


Dallas/Fort Worth Airport Parking Rates & Options

Parking at the Dallas/Fort Worth airport costs from $2 for an hour in Terminal Parking to $9 per day for Remote Parking. See below for a full set of short and long-term parking prices and options at Dallas/Fort Worth Airport.

  • Short-Term DFW Parking

    The Dallas/Fort Worth Airport provides a variety of parking options near the terminals. There are garages located in accordance with each terminal for short-term parking, as well as valet service at each terminal. Cars parking valet will be taken to the one-hour parking area in Terminal Parking when passengers return. Click here to see a menu of service options, like car washes and detail services.

    If you are simply picking someone up or dropping them off here, Terminal Parking is the perfect option, however if you need overnight parking, you should opt for either the Express Parking or Remote Parking areas. See below for short-term parking rates.

    Terminal Garages Rate 
    Up to 30 minutes $2
    30 minutes – 2 hours $3
    2-4 hours $7
    4-6 hours $9
    6-24 hours $22
    Valet Parking Rate
    Per day $29 plus tax


  • Long-Term DFW Parking

    There are two options for long-term parking at Dallas/Fort Worth Airport: the Express Parking (Express North and Express South) and Remote Parking (North and South). The Express Parking is located on the north and south end of the airport, offering both covered and uncovered parking. Remote Parking (Remote North and Remote South) is located north and south of the airport, just a little further that the Express Parking.

    Free shuttle service is available for both Express and Remote parking. If you park from 11 a.m.-4 a.m. in the Express Parking area, call (972) 574-7500 for shuttle service. Those who park from 12:30 a.m.-5 a.m. need to call (972) 574-6004 for pick-up.

    Express Parking Rate
    Up to 2 hours $2
    2-4 hours $3
    4-6 hours $4
    6-24 hours $11 for uncovered, $13 for covered
    Remote Parking Rate
    Up to 2 hours $1
    2-4 hours $2
    4-6 hours $3
    6-24 hours $9

DFW Parking Maps

Official Parking Map for DFW
DFW Airport

All Parking Near DFW Map: click on the icons to show the parking garage name and website links

SpotHero DFW Parking Map: book parking from the SpotHero inventory

DFW Parking Resources, Discounts and Coupons

Parking at or near Hartsfield-Jackson Airport can be expensive, especially if you’re parking for several days. Here are some ideas to find the best rates, discounts, and coupons to make it more affordable.

Official Airport Parking Page: Find official airport information like rates, live availability and news. The airport site links to information on the airport, flights, and passengers.

SpotHero: SpotHero sells extra inventory from parking operators near DFW, often at a discounted rate. In addition to their website, there’s also an app available for Android and iPhone.

DFW Official App: The DFW airport app provides information on parking options and availability at the airport. Get details on locations and rates so your trip to the airport is seamless and stress-free. The app is available on both iPhone and Android platforms.

DFW Valet App: If DFW airport valet parking is in your future, this app can help facilitate your parking experience. The app allows you to make valet reservations on the go, and saves you time by remembering your profile and vehicle information for future trips. The scannable bar codes make dropping off and picking up your vehicle a breeze.

Global Airport Parking: This airport parking search engine allows you to search for available parking and compare rates. Simply enter the time frame in which you will need to park and you will receive a list of available parking options and their rates, along with an interactive map.

About Airport Parking: An easy to use airport parking search engine and app, About Airport Parking lets you compare rates on available airport parking. Choose your airport, enter the time during which you will need to park, and you will receive a list of results, sorted by price. You can choose other options such as valet or self park and also opt for additional services, such as car wash and mechanical services.

Airport Parking Reservations: Another simple airport parking search engine and app (iPhone only), which allows you to compare rates on parking by the airport and time frame in which you will need to park. After entering your criteria, search results are returned with several options, including hotel parking.

Airport Parking Connection: Much like the other sites, this airport parking search engine allows you to shop for parking by airport and when you will need to park.  This site also allows you to search with other criteria, such as valet or self-park.  The results will include several available options, which are you can sort by price, rate, and distance, and also includes an interactive map.

FlySmart: FlySmart is like having your own personal airport concierge. You have access to real-time flight information and parking lot availability. The app also includes other functionalities, such as itinerary management. This app is available for iPhone, Android, and Blackberry.

Dallas/Fort Worth Airport Parking Companies

FreedomPark – FreedomPark eliminates the need for shuttles altogether by offering a valet service curbside at your departure and arrival terminal. They offer services 24/7, and your car will be parked just a short distance from the airport.

The Parking Spot – This parking facility offers complimentary luggage assistance, free newspaper, and bottled water. Travelers can even join the Spot Club to earn more rewards and discounts.

Park N’ Fly – This off-site parking options offers competitive rates, covered parking, and car charging stations. A free shuttle service is constantly running to and from DFW 24/7.

Dallas/Fort Worth Airport Hotel Parking with Shuttle Service

Another option is to park at hotels nearby to save on parking. Be sure to verify the timing and rates with the hotel ahead of time, especially if you plan to leave your car long term. Staying at a hotel near the airport one night before your flight can reduce stress on your travel day, and it’s worth checking out the Park & Fly or Park, Sleep, & Fly deals that each of the following DFW airport hotels offer. Each hotel below also provides complimentary Dallas-Fort Worth airport shuttle service.

Days Inn Irving Grapevine DFW Airport North
Address: 4325 W. John Carpenter Freeway
Irving, TX 75063
Phone: 972-621-8277
Rate: $5.00/day

Embassy Suites Outdoor World Hotel
Address: 2401 Bass Pro Drive
Grapevine, TX 76051
Phone: 972-724-2600
Rate: $7.00/day

The Westin DFW
Address: 4545 West John Carpenter Freeway
Irving, TX 75063
Phone: 972-929-4500
Rate: $8.00/day

Comfort Inn & Suites DFW Airport South
Address: 4940 West Airport Freeway
Irving, TX 75062
Phone: 972-790-7979
Rate: $4.99/day

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Irving Convention Center
Address: 333 West John Carpenter Freeway
Irving, TX 75039
Phone: 972-910-0302
Rate: $5.75/day

Dallas/Fort Worth Airport Parking Tips

  • DFW Toll Tags: Signing up for a DFW toll tag is an easy and quick way to pay for Terminal, Express, and Remote Parking. Once you’ve create an account, you can order a tag for your car.
  • DFW Digital Parking Guidance System: Look out for DFW’s digital parking guidance system, which lets you know how many spots are available on each row in the parking garage.