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Richmond International Airport  (RIC) Parking Guide

The Richmond International Airport services the Richmond, VA area. It is located ten miles to the east of downtown Richmond.

There is also abundant parking. Drivers can choose from 4 on-airport parking options, and several off-site Richmond airport parking 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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Richmond International Airport Parking Reservations

Explore parking options on the map below and use SpotHero to reserve a guaranteed parking space ahead of time!

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Richmond Airport On-Site Parking Rates & Options

There are over 7,000 surface and garage parking spaces for daily parking at RIC, as well as affordable long-term options. Daily parking costs range from $7 in the economy lots $20 per day if you choose to valet your vehicle directly at the airport terminal. See below for a full set of short and long-term parking prices and options at Richmond International Airport. Please note that these parking rates are subject to change by the airport at any time.

Long Term Richmond International Airport Parking

There are three options for long-term parking at the Richmond Airport: the Daily Lot, the Economy Parking Lots and valet parking. There are also long-term off-site parking facilities that charge as low as $6, offer advanced reservations online, and provide shuttle service to the terminals.

Long-Term Off-Site Parking W/ Shuttle Rate
Per Day – Book Now! $6
Daily Parking Rate
Per Day $12
Economy Parking Rate
Per Day $7
Valet Parking Rate
Per Day $20

Short-Term Richmond Airport Parking

The Richmond Airport provides both Hourly and Daily Parking areas near the terminals. The hourly parking lots are located right in front of each domestic terminal entrance. 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 either the Daily Parking or Economy Parking areas. See below for short-term parking rates.

Domestic Terminal Parking

Hourly Parking Rate 
Per Hour $2
Daily Parking Rate
Per Hour $3

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Richmond Airport Parking Maps

Official Domestic Parking Map for Richmond International Airport courtesy of

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Richmond Airport Parking Companies Near the Airport

Park ‘N Go – This parking company is located conveniently right near the airport. Take advantage of  the free bottled water and newspaper, and be shuttled to the airport quickly. You can book your space in advance to ensure that your travel day is worry-free. Shuttles run on-demand to RIC.

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Richmond 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.

Econo Lodge Richmond Airport Address: 5203 Williamsburg Rd, Sandston, VA 23150 Distance from RIC: 2.1 miles

Best Western Plus Richmond Airport Address: 5300 Airport Square Ln, Sandston, VA 23150 Distance from RIC: 1.1 miles

Richmond Airport Hotel Address: 5501 Eubank Rd Distance from RIC: 1.3 miles

Quality Inn Richmond Airport Address: 5240 Airport Square Ln, Sandston, VA 23150 Distance from RIC: 1.9 miles