PHL Airport Parking Guide: Find Cheap Airport Parking Near PHL
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Last Updated: July 31, 2018


Philadelphia (PHL) International Airport Parking Guide

The Philadelphia International Airport services the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania region. It is located seven miles southwest of downtown Philadelphia and is the largest airport in both the Delaware Valley region and the state.

There are also a lot of parking options. Drivers can choose from 5 on-airport parking options, and several 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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Philadelphia Airport Online Parking Reservations

Explore parking options near PHL Airport and use SpotHero to make a reservation

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Philadelphia Airport Parking Rates & Options

Parking at the Philadelphia airport costs from $4 for 30 minutes in the parking garages to $11 per day in the Economy Lot. See below for a full set of short and long-term parking prices and options at Philadelphia International Airport.

Long-Term PHL Parking

There are two options for long-term parking at Philadelphia Airport: the terminal parking garages which cost $24 per day, and the Economy Parking Lot that charges $11 per day. There are also private off-site parking facilities that charge only $8 per day and provide shuttle service.

Off-Site Long Term w/ Shuttle Rate
Per Day – Book Now! $8
Economy Lot Parking Rate
Per Day $11
Hourly Parking Rate
 24 Hours  $24


Short-Term PHL Parking

The Philadelphia Airport provides both Hourly and Daily Parking areas near the terminals. The garages are located adjacent to each terminal, with the letter of the garage corresponding to the letter of the terminal. Covered pedestrian bridges provide easy access to the terminals.

If you are simply picking someone up or dropping them off here, the Hourly Parking located on the first floor of each garage is the perfect option. However, if you need overnight parking, you should opt for either the Economy Parking areas. See below for short-term parking rates.

Hourly Parking Rate 
Up to 30 minutes $4
1 hour $6
1.5 hours $8
 2 hours  $10
2.5 hours $12
3 hours $15
3.5 hours $17
 4 hours $20
24 hours $40


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PHL Airport Parking Maps

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

Parking at or near the Philadelphia 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 PHL, often at a discounted rate. In addition to their website, there’s also an app available for Android and iPhone.

Groupon: Some garages near PHL participate in Groupons, this could be useful if you’re looking to save on parking.

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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Philadelphia Airport Parking Companies Near the Airport

Central AirPark: This 24 hour parking facility is secure and well lit.  Situated just 3 miles from the airport, the complimentary shuttle will have you from your car to the terminal in just five minutes.  Courteous attendants also offer complimentary luggage assistance.

Winner Airport Parking: This parking service does things a little differently.  When you arrive, the valet drives you to the airport in your own car.  To save more time upon your arrival, you can opt for the White Glove Service, which brings the car to you at the airport, so you can head straight home, saving 40 minutes or more.

The Parking Spot: This parking service offers both self-park and valet options and is open 24 hours.  Located just over 3 miles from the airport, the complimentary shuttle bus will have you to the terminal in 5-7 minutes.

WallyPark Philadelphia:  This parking service strives to treat its customers like VIPs with their many complimentary amenities that include shuttle, USA Today newspaper, and bottled water.  Open 24 hours, this facility offers both self-park and valet options.

Park & Jet:  This 24 hour lot offers complimentary luggage assistance and car to terminal shuttle.  The lot is secure with 24 hour attendants and stadium lighting throughout.  Their Red Carpet Club provides many perks, including a point system which allows you to earn free parking.

Payless Airport Valet Parking:  This valet parking service provides the VIP treatment with on-demand shuttle that takes you from the lot to the terminal, along with luggage assistance.  You can opt for additional services for that extra pampering, such as a car wash.

Colonial Airport Parking:  This 24 hour parking facility offers both self-park and valet.  No waiting with the complimentary on-demand shuttle that will take you to the terminal and you can enjoy free luggage assistance too.  Holders of the Colonial Advantage Card earn valuable parking rewards.

ExpressPark North Lot: This 24 hour self-parking facility is situated in just under 4 miles from the airport.  The complimentary shuttle promises to have you to the airport in a mere few minutes.  The Frequent Flyer Program offers travelers great ways to save.

Smart Park Airport Parking:  This parking service offers both valet and self-parking and is open 24 hours.  They also offer additional services, such as car wash and care.  The complimentary shuttle will have you from the lot to the airport in less than 10 minutes.

Pacifico Airport Valet:  This 24 hour parking service specializes in valet parking.  The valet will take you right to the airport in your very own car, saving you time.  You can save by printing their special online coupon from their website.  Additional services include car wash and care.

PreFlight Airport Parking: This 24 hour self-park facility offers both indoor and outdoor parking.   Complimentary amenities include USA Today newspaper, shuttle to and from the airport, battery jump service, and tire inflation.  Save more by printing their online coupon from their website.

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Philadelphia Airport Hotel Parking with Shuttle Service

Not only can save yourself from stress, but also keep some of that hard earned money in your wallet, when you take advantage of some of the Park, Stay, and Fly deals offered at many hotels. The idea is you go to the hotel, park your car, stay one night, and then take a courtesy shuttle to the airport, leaving your car parked at the hotel. The cost of parking is included in the rate for the one night stay.  Forget rushing around on the day of your flight, when you can do it the day prior and relax instead.  The following hotels offer Park, Stay, and Fly packages. If you plan to go this route, we suggest you call ahead of time to verify availability.

Philadelphia Airport Courtyard Marriott
Address: 8900 Bartram Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19153
Distance from PHL: 2 miles
Phone: 215.365.2200
Daily Rate: $10.00

DoubleTree PHL Airport
Address: 4509 Island Ave
Distance from PHL: 2.7 miles
Phone: 215.365.4150
Daily Rate: $12.50

Wyndham Garden Hotel Philadelphia Airport
Address: 45 Industrial Highway, Essington, PA 19029
Distance from PHL: 2.3 miles
Phone: 610.521.2400
Daily Rate: $9.25

Microtel Inn & Suites
Address: 8840 Tinicum Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19153
Distance from PHL: 0.5 miles
Phone: 215.492.0700
Daily Rate: $17.00

Days Inn Philadelphia Airport
Address: 1300 Providence Avenue, Chester, PA 19013
Distance from PHL: 6 miles
Phone: 800.682.1082
Daily Rate: $14.00

Renaissance Philadelphia Airport Hotel
Address: 500 Stevens Drive, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19113
Distance from PHL: 2 miles
Phone: 610.521.5900
Daily Rate: Minimum $50 for up to 7 Days ($15 per day after)

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Philadelphia Airport Parking Tips

  • It’s important to note that there’s a height restriction of 6 feet in the terminal garages. Oversized vehicles are welcome to park in the Economy Lot or, if the visit is for less than 24 hours, they can use the Short-Term Parking at Terminals C, D, E, and F.
  • Call the airport parking contact number (215) 683-9842) if you need a jump-start, flat tire repair, lock-out service, or lost vehicle locators, as these services are complimentary.