General airport info
Airport parking options at SAT
There is one long term parking option at the airport. There are two short term lots available and a cell phone waiting lot.
3rd party lots
There is one privately owned lot available at the San Antonio International Airport.
There are 11 hotel options listed for the San Antonio airport ranging from $4 - $58 / day that can save you money.
Airport owned & operated lots
- To try and simplify their complex pricing, this is a rough summary of San Antonio's short term parking: 15m free, $3 for first hour, then $2 /hour up to max daily. That's at the long-term lot. Confused yet?
- The short term lot is almost the same but instead of $2 every 1 hour it's $2 every 1.5 hours up to max daily. Don't shoot the messenger.
- All lots are free for 15 minutes
- The electric vehicle parking is available at no extra charge. Registration for access is required.
Long term parking
|Economy Lots (green & red)||$7.00 /day|
|Long Term Garage & Lot||$10.00 /day|
|Short Term Garage||$25.00 /day|
Short term parking
|Economy Lots (green & red)||$2.00 /hour|
|Long Term Garage & Lot||$2.00 /hour|
|Short Term Garage||$2.00 /hour|
|Cell Phone Lot||$0.00 /hour|
Privately owned & operated 3rd party lots
There is one privately owned parking option available at the Sacramento Airport.
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 San Antonio airport ranges from $4 to $58.00.
Depending on the lot you choose to park at the airport and the duration and the lot you choose, the rate of the parking lot starts from $3 for the first hour to $8-$27 per 24 hours.
Yes. You can use the cell phone lot at SAT Airport for free. Make sure to not leave the vehicle unattended. You can also use all the parking lots for 15 minutes for free.
Generally, the cheapest parking depends on your needs. However, the most affordable parking option at SAT Airport is the Economy Green & Red Lots, which offers $8 per 24 hours.
There is valet service at San Antonio International Airport, which costs $15 up to 3 hours and $25 per 24 hours. There are also several offsite airport parking lots that offer this service for affordable rates.
Yes. There are a total of 22 electric vehicle charging station ports in our parking facilities. Twenty of those stations are located in our Long Term and Short Term parking garages. There is no additional charge for the use of these stations, however registration for access is required.
Yes. There is the Cell Phone Lot that allows you to park until your passenger arrives and calls to say they are ready for pickup.
Yes. Most of the parking areas at SAT Airport are covered. However, you may also check with many offsite parking lots to see your other options.
You can park your motorcycle at any SAT Airport parking lot, paying regular car rates. On the other hand, drivers operating oversized vehicles or hauling trailers must pay additional parking fees for taking up additional spaces.
Yes. You may visit the airport’s official parking webpage to see the parking availability in-real time.
Making an early parking reservation at San Antonio International Airport is not necessary nor available. However, there are several offsite parking spaces options around the airport that allow early booking. Here are some of your options:
Parking is free for Disabled Veterans and Texas Specialty license plate holders at any parking lots.
Yes. There are marked parking spaces for customers with restricted mobility available in each parking lot near the terminal entrance, subject to availability. Your vehicle must have official disabled license plates or other permits displayed to park in these reserved spaces.