Oversize vehicles may only be parked on the top levels of the A2 and B2 garages, which have a height clearance of 9' 4". These lots are located across the roadway from the terminal and are accessible from the departure level. Any vehicles taller than 9’ 4” should be parked in Parking Lot C or the Main Street lot.
Park in the Terminal garages at $2 per hour or at dedicated two-hour parking spaces in the A1 and B2 garages. You can then wait for your party either in the ticket counter area on the departure level or in the baggage claim area on the arrival level. Only ticketed passengers are allowed beyond the security checkpoints. Vehicles may briefly stop at the white curb for dropping off and picking up passengers — do not to stop at a red curb or other restricted areas as citations can be issued. During peak hours the arrival level roadway can get very congested. Allowing enough time and parking your car will help you to experience a less stressful experience. Curbside parking is not allowed. Do not leave your vehicle unattended at the curb.
Parking Options & Fees:
1. Valet Parking - Drop off/pick up your car on the Departure Level (Upper Level) of the Thomas F. Riley Terminal. The Valet Parking area is located between Terminals A and B. Upon arrival call (949) 752-5558 or dial 2-4018 from any White Courtesy Phone in the Riley Terminal and advise Valet Parking staff of your arrival for faster service. Fees:
First day flat rate -$30;
each hr thereafter - $10, up to daily max (24 hrs) - $30 max.
2. Terminal Parking - Garages A1 (north) is adjacent to the Terminal; Garages A2 and B2 are located across the Terminal roadway. Terminal Parking is accessible from the Departure (Upper) Level only. Due to high demand, particularly Wednesdays, parking structures often are often filled. Call ahead for a parking status or consider alternative methods of transportation. Note that some dedicated parking spots are limited to two-hour-parking only Fees:
Each hr - $2; up to
Daily max (24 hrs) - $20.
3. Parking Lot C - open for service with FREE shuttle service to Terminal every 15 minutes. Located on Airport Way just south of the Riley Terminal and accessible via Campus Drive to the south or the terminal roadway system to the north. Fees:
Each hour - $2
Daily max - $17 (for each 24-hr period).
4. Main Street Parking - lowest daily parking rate with complimentary shuttle service to the Terminal every 15 minutes. Located at 1512 Main Street in Irvine, it can be entered from Main Street or from the dedicated on-ramp to the 55 North when exiting the Terminal roadway. Fees:
Each hr - $2, up to
Daily max (24 hrs) - $14.
Payment Methods: By cash, Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club and American Express, as well as debit cards with Visa or Master Card logo are accepted in all parking lots.
Disabled Parking Accessible parking is available in all parking lots. Vehicles parking in handicap-accessible spaces must display a valid handicap placard or license plate. A discounted rate of $2 per hour, up to $14 per 24-hour period is offered for handicapped parking in all parking lots, with the exception of Valet Parking.
For more information call (949) 252-5200, dial 0 to bypass recorded message