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Houston Hobby (HOU) Airport Parking Guide

The Houston Hobby Airport services the Houston, Texas region. It is located seven miles south of downtown Houston and is the smaller of the two Houston Airports (Houston International Airport being the largest).

There is also affordable parking. Drivers can choose from three on-airport parking options, and a couple 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.

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HOU Airport Parking Maps

Explore parking options near Hobby Airport and use SpotHero to book a reservation in advance!

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Hobby Airport Parking Rates & Options

Parking at the Hobby Airport costs from $3 for the Terminal Parking Garage to $26 per day for Valet Parking. See below for a full set of short and long-term parking prices and options at Houston Hobby Airport.

Long-Term HOU Parking

There are two options for long-term parking at Hobby Airport: the Ecopark Lots, and the pricier valet parking. Ecopark is located east of the Terminal Parking Garage. Though they are walking distance to the airport, they do offer free shuttle service. There are also long-term, off-site parking facilities that charge as low as $4 per day, offer advanced reservation online, and provide shuttle service to the terminals.

Long-Term Off-Site W/ Shuttle Rate
Per Day – Book Now! $4
Ecopark Lots  Rate
Per Day $9.42 plus tax
Valet Parking Rate
Per Day $26

Short-Term HOU Parking

The Hobby Airport provides both Hourly and Daily Parking areas near the terminals. The Terminal Garage is a four-level structure located on the north side of the airport. If you are simply picking someone up or dropping them off here, the Hourly Parking is the perfect option, however if you need overnight parking, you should opt for the Ecopark lot. See below for short-term parking rates.

Hourly Parking (Blue & Red Garages) Rate 
Hour 0-1 $5
Hours 1-2 $6
Hours 2-3 $8
Hours 3-5 $10
Hours 5-24 $22
Valet Parking Rate
Hours 0-2 $13
Hours 2-24 $26

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Official Parking Map for HOU
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HOU Parking Resources, Discounts and Coupons

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 HOU, often at a discounted rate. In addition to their website, there’s also an app available for Android and iPhone.

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.


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Hobby Airport Parking Companies Near the Airport

The Parking Spot – This national airport parking operator has 3 locations near HOU, including The Parking Spot Monroe, The Parking Spot 1 and The Parking Spot 2. All locations offer free shuttle service from your car to the airport. You can chose from both indoor and outdoor parking in secured parking lots that are open 24/7.  Amenities include hand car wash service, bottled water, and a shuttle tracker.

Park-Hobby 4 Less – This low cost parking option offers a secure lot and complimentary shuttle 24 hours a day, along with cold bottled water upon exit. The complimentary luggage assistance is also a nice touch.

Secure Parking Hobby – Also known as the Super Park Garage, Secure Parking Hobby is a well lit, covered parking facility that is a short distance to Houston Hobby Airport. This location recently added a valet parking option for customers who want the ultimate convenience. Complimentary shuttle service runs every 2-4 minutes, 24 hours a day.

Key Airport Parking – Located east of the airport. Offers both long and short-term indoor self-parking. Lots are secured and well lit. Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. 24 hour complimentary shuttle gives you curb-to-curb service and even handles your luggage for you.

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Hobby Airport Hotel Parking with Shuttle Service

Many people are discovering the wondrous luxury that is Park, Stay, and Fly packages offered by many hotels. These deals allow you to stay at the hotel the night before your flight and take the complimentary shuttle to the airport, while leaving your car parked at the hotel. The following hotels offer Park, Stay, and Fly packages, along with complimentary shuttle to the airport. Call the hotel ahead of time to ensure availability and rates, as they can change at any time.

Houston Marriott South at Hobby Airport
Address: 9100 Gulf Freeway
Distance from Hobby: 1 mile
Phone Number: 713.943.7979

SpringHill Suites Houston Hobby Airport
Address: 7922 Mosley Road
Distance from Hobby: 1.5 miles
Phone Number: 713.943.1713

Days Inn & Suites Houston Hobby Airport
Address: 9114 Airport Boulevard
Distance from Hobby: 1 mile
Phone Number: 713.944.3004

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Hobby Airport Parking Tips

  • If you’re picking someone up from Hobby, opt for the free Cell Phone lot rather than paying for parking in the terminal garage. The lot is located west of the airport on Airport Blvd.
  • Hobby features ticketless parking, allowing travelers to insert their credit cards upon arrival and then again when leaving. Make sure to have your credit card handy.
  • When on your way to the airport, turn your radio to 1610 AM for the latest parking and travelers information.
  • Corporate Parking – Businesses that utilize the corporate parking program at Hobby benefit from discounted terminal, valet, and Ecopark parking for employees. Click here to apply for the corporate parking program.