General airport info
Airport parking options at IND
There are four options for long term parking at the Indianapolis airport. The lot options are Valet parking, a Terminal garage, the Park & Walk lot and the Economy lot.
3rd party lots
There is one privately owned lot available at the Indianapolis International Airport.
There are 12 hotel options listed for the Indianapolis airport ranging from $3 - $15 / day that can save you money.
Airport owned & operated lots
There are four options for long-term parking at the airport.
- Guests can enjoy complimentary plug-in stations for electric vehicles, a car wash, assistance with luggage and call-ahead vehicle retrieval within the valet parking lot.
- The terminal garage has three floors of covered parking with an open fifth floor.
- The Park & Walk option is a 8-9 minute walk to the terminal.
- The Economy lot offers 24/7 complimentary shuffle service to the Ground Transportation Center.
Privately owned & operated 3rd party lots
There is one privately owned parking option available.
Hotel lots may offer cheaper parking than the airport lots. Before using hotel lots, I’d recommend you read more about how these lots work on my guide to airport parking, particularly the section on hotel lots here.
Parking at hotels near the Indianapolis International airport ranges from $3 to $15.
Depending on the lot you choose to park at the airport and the duration, the rate of the parking lot ranges from $2 per half-hour parking. On the other hand, if you’re looking to park longer, you may have to pay $9 per day at Economy parking, $20 per day at Terminal Garage, and $27 per day at Premium Self Park. There's also the Park & Walk in the Long Term lot at $14 per day. .
If you want to ditch parking fees at Indianapolis Airport, you may use the cell phone lot for free for the first few minutes. You can park in the Terminal Garage and meet passengers inside of the terminal.
Generally, the cheapest parking at IND Airport is the Economy parking. The rate is $9 per day.
Yes. You can enjoy the perks of valet parking at $27 per day with a minimum of $9 per hour. This parking service offers more convenience for your trip. For more information, please call 317-487-7275.
Yes. You can charge your electric vehicle for free on Level 3 of the Terminal Garage. There are at least 14 EV charging spots on the red side of the garage. There are also charging spots dedicated for valet parking. Keep in mind that this complimentary electric vehicle charging is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Yes. You can use either of the two cellphone lots at IND Airport available for free short-term parking. Park in the Terminal Garage and meet passengers within the terminal. This is an ideal option if you don’t want to pay a parking fee.
Yes. IND Airport offers covered parking in some of their lots including The Terminal Garage. This is a great option if you want to protect your vehicle from the elements while it is parked.
There are no dedicated parking spots for motorcycles at Indianapolis Airport. However, you can park at any normal parking spot as you would with your 4-wheel vehicles. The same thing goes for oversized vehicles like RVs, trailers, and large trucks. However, keep in mind that The Terminal Garage has a clearance height of 8 feet 2 inches.
Yes. To check the real-time availability status of parking at IND Airport, you can check this link.
No. Advanced parking booking is currently not available nor necessary when parking at IND Airport. Parking spots are available on a first-come, first-served basis. However, if you’d rather book parking in advance, there are several offsite parking lots you can use and book your space well in advance:
Unfortunately, IND Airport doesn’t offer discounted parking for both veterans and militaries in active duty.
Yes. There are several parking spaces for the physically challenged and disabled drivers in both the Terminal Garage and the Economy Lot.