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Enjoy cheaper parking at Dulles Airport

We've got over 36 years' experience in airport parking and we know there can be a lot to consider when you're choosing your Dulles International airport parking. Should you park your own car or enjoy the convenience of valet parking? Would you prefer on-airport or off-airport parking? These are important questions and we'll do our best to help you find the answers.

If you're flying from Washington Dulles International Airport, then there is no need for your parking to cause you stress. Check out all the parking options below.

IAD Airport Parking Lots
Parking Lot Location Transfer times*
Terminal Parking On-airport 2-3 minute walk
Parking Garages 1 & 2 On-airport 5-8 minute walk/ 2-3 minute shuttle
Economy Parking On-airport 3-8 minute shuttle
Curbside Valet Parking On-airport No transfer required
Crowne Plaza Hotel Dulles Airport Parking Off-airport 10-15 minute shuttle
Washington Dulles Marriott Suites Airport Parking Off-airport 10-15 minute shuttle
Aloft North IAD Airport Parking Off-airport 15-20 minute shuttle

*Transfer times are approximate.

There are a variety of reliable parking options to choose from at Dulles Airport. Check out our live pricing and availability below by clicking the 'Search' button. Simply select 'Washington Dulles' Airport and enter your travel dates.


On-airport Parking at Dulles Airport

On-airport parking is a great way of parking as close to the airport terminal as possible. Enjoy the enhanced convenience of dropping your car off just steps from the front doors. The Terminal Parking Lot is located directly across from the Terminal and is the closest self-parking option at Dulles. If you're looking for a more budget-friendly option, there's economy parking available on the airport. The Economy Parking Lot is just a short shuttle ride from departures.

  • Terminal Parking
  • Parking Garages 1 & 2
  • Economy Parking

Off-Airport Parking at Dulles Airport

Parking off-airport can often be a cheaper alternative to on-airport parking. With a shuttle service to the IAD Terminal, the following off-airport lots provide a low-cost alternative that's within a 3.5 mile radius of the airport.

  • Crowne Plaza Hotel Dulles Airport Parking
  • Washington Dulles Marriott Suites Airport Parking
  • Aloft North IAD Airport Parking

Meet and Greet Parking at Dulles Airport

Book meet and greet, or curbside valet parking at Dulles Airport and enjoy exceptional hassle-free parking. On your arrival, you don't need to worry about searching for a parking space because you will be greeted by a professional driver who will park your car for you. Booking Curbside Valet Parking at the terminal is the ultimate in convenience.

Electric cars ⚡

Charging your electric vehicle at Dulles International Airport is easy. Electric vehicle charging stations are available on-airport and off-airport. Please check the car lot's electric vehicle charging facilities before your trip.

At IAD spaces are reserved for 'electric vehicle charging only' with special signage within the following lots:

  • Garage 1 - Two units on Level 1, Ten units on Level 3 (all 120V).
  • Garage 2 - Ten units on Level 1 (120V), 6 units on Level 3 serving eight spaces (four 120V and two 240V).
Dulles Electric Car Charging
Holiday Extras recommended Dulles Airport Parking

With a variety of reliable Dulles airport parking options to choose from, both on and off-airport, we wanted to make finding the right parking option a little easier for you! Below we've highlighted one of the most budget-friendly and convenient parking options available.

Economy Parking Lot - On-airport


A great parking option for either long-term or short-term parking, booking parking within the Economy Lot can save you hassle as well as money. A cheaper alternative to terminal parking, you'll catch the free ECONOMY shuttle bus to and from the Terminal, which is available 24/7 from Curb 2F.

Dulles Airport Parking - Frequently Asked Questions


How many terminals are there at Dulles Airport?

There is one terminal at IAD.

How much does it cost to park at Dulles Airport?

This depends! The price of your airport parking will depend upon the type of parking you need. If you're after the convenience of parking just a quick stroll from the airport terminal, then your parking will likely be more expensive then off-airport parking. Click to check out our live pricing and availability. Simply select 'Washington Dulles' Airport and enter your travel dates.

Is there free parking for picking up passengers at Dulles Airport?

Yes, there is free parking available for picking up arriving passengers. The airport's free Cell Phone Lot is located on Autopilot Drive and is an ideal place to wait for arriving passengers. The maximum waiting time is one hour and vehicles must not be left unattended within this lot.