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Airport and dates

It takes only a few minutes to grab a guaranteed parking spot near San Francisco International Airport. Select your parking arrival and return dates to begin your search. We'll display a list of SFO parking lots.

Choose parking lot

Choose your parking lot from the list. All lots are close to the airport and include transportation to and from the airport. You choose the parking lot that best meets your travel needs.

Reserve parking lot

Provide contact and payment info and complete airport parking reservation. Print the reservation receipt, present it to the parking lot. The reservation receipt will also be emailed to you.

SFO Airport Parking

As the primary transpacific gateway for United Airlines, San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is the second busiest airport in California and seventh in the nation. SFO is located on U.S. Route 101, 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco, the airport has an international terminal and three domestic terminals housing seven concourses and 115 gates.

The airport parking choices at SFO accommodates short-term parking guests near the central terminal and extended parking stays in the long-term lot on South Airport Blvd.

In addition to parking at the airport, passengers can choose from several off-site airport parking lots near SFO. These services have ample parking with free airport shuttles, self-park and valet options, and other amenities like EV charging.

Whether you choose to park at SFO Airport or offsite parking near SFO, securing a parking space and reserving online will help you save time and money. We will go through the various parking choices you have on and offsite.

Where to Park at SFO

Short-Term Parking

SFO has covered parking adjacent to its domestic and international terminals. If you need quick parking, these areas will be the most convenient for you.

  • Domestic Garage: This garage is in the center of the airport and is best for shorter trips, picking up travelers, and conducting business at the airport.
  • International Garage A: This is the closest parking garage to the A gates in Terminals 1 and 2.
  • International Garage G: This is the closest parking garage to the G gates in Terminals 3 and 2.
  • ParkFAST: In the Domestic Garage, there are 166 spaces where airport visitors and travelers can reserve a parking space online. It is considered SFO's premium parking area.

There is valet and accessible parking available at SFO. The airport does not currently take online reservations for these types of parking spaces.

Long-Term Parking

  • Long-Term Parking: This parking facility is located just north of SFO's terminals on South Airport Blvd. and San Bruno Ave. The parking area has 2 long-term garages that have access to the 24-hour AirTrain service on Level 5.

Parking Near SFO

Off-airport parking is a great way to save money when traveling from SFO. We work with some great off-airport parking lots near San Francisco International Airport. Our partners include SkyPark, Burlingame Airport Parking, Crowne Plaza SFO, Aloft San Francisco, Anza Parking, and more.

They offer valet service, short-term, long-term, indoor, and outdoor airport parking options-all at cheaper rates. Our providers include free shuttle service to and from the terminals. You can also compare lots, read reviews, and find the parking lots on the map before reserving. If your travel plans change, you may cancel for free up to 24 hours before the start of your reservation.

SFO Parking Rates

How Much is Parking at SFO?
SFO uniquely charges parking in 15 minute increments. The Domestic Garage and the two International Garages cost $2 per every 15 minutes and up to a maximum of $36 per 24 hours. Valet service is also available for $45 per day.

How Much is Long-Term Parking at SFO?
The Long-Term Parking Garage and Surface Lot costs $2 per every 15 minutes and $18 per day.

Long-term off-site parking with free shuttle service ranges between $8-$20 per day depending on the type of parking service you choose.

Other Related SFO Parking Questions

Is there electric vehicle charging at SFO?
Yes, spaces with EV charging stations are available at all the parking facilities at SFO Airport. Look for the “Green Vehicle Parking Zones” in the Domestic Garage, International Garages, and the Long-Term parking areas.

Is there free parking at SFO?
There is no free parking at SFO but cars can station themselves for free at the Cell Phone Waiting Lot to safely wait for a passenger to land. Drivers cannot leave their cars unattended.

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