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Dayton Airport Parking Rates & Information

Are you searching for the perfect parking spot at Dayton International Airport (DAY)? We have your answers!

There are 6 main parking areas at Dayton Airport:

  • DAY Economy Lot Parking
  • DAY Short Term Parking
  • DAY Long Term Parking
  • DAY Garage Parking
  • DAY Valet Parking
  • DAY Overflow Parking

Dayton International Airport (DAY) offers a lot of convenient parking options for travelers visiting the airport. You can choose DAY long-term parking, short-term parking or other options depending on your budget and needs. In this guide, we will take a look at all parking facilities available at the airport along with their parking rates.

Dayton Airport parking rates can vary depending on the lot and duration, so please check for specific rates below.

Short-Term Parking

Location: Right next to the terminal

Type: Lot

To Terminals: Walking distance

Choose Dayton airport short-term parking and park next to the terminal. Swipe your credit card to enter and exit. No ticket, no hassle involved.

Short-Term Parking Rates

Free/0-30 minutes

$3/each additional half hour

$18/daily max

Long-Term Parking

Location: Adjacent to the terminal

Type: Lot

To Terminals: Walking distance

DAY Airport long-term parking makes a perfect affordable option for long term parking. It is located just a short walk, adjacently to the terminal.

Long Term Parking Rates


Economy Lot Parking

Location: On airport

Type: Lot

To Terminals: Shuttle

Economy Lot is accessible via the DAYrider Courtesy Shuttle. You can get the shuttle from the terminal front door.

Economy Parking Rates

$4.95/flat rate

Weekly Rate $34.65

Garage Parking

Location: On airport

Type: Garage

To Terminals: Shuttle

Clearance: 8’-0”

With Dayton Airport Garage Parking, you can enjoy the convenience of parking. The parking facility is located just a few steps away from the Terminal. At this facility, garage levels 2 & 3 are available for ALL parking, and the level 1 is available only for rental cars only.

Garage Parking Rates

$20/daily max

$3/half hour

Valet Parking

Location: Directly in front of the Terminal

Type: Lot

To Terminals: Walking distance

Let the airport staff park your vehicle for you to put you at ease. Drop off and pick up your vehicle at the newly set up Valet Booth that is situated right in front of the Terminal.

Valet Parking Rates

$24/daily max

$10/0-4 hours

$4/each additional hour

Overflow Parking

Location: On airport

Type: Lot

To Terminals: Walking distance

This Overflow Parking lot at Dayton International Airport is only open during peak travel periods.

Overflow Parking Rates

$4.95/flat rate

Weekly Rate $34.65

Cell Phone Waiting Area

You can enjoy free parking and WIFi available in the Cell Phone Lot. This parking is free while you can monitor the Flight Information Screen or wait for a phone call from your arriving passengers. Make sure you do not leave your vehicle unattended in the Cell Phone Lot. You can check real-time Airport Arrivals on your phone while you wait.

Accessible/Handicap Parking

DAY Airport handicap parking spaces are conveniently located close to the elevators in the Garage. You can find these spaces in the first row of the Short Term Lot and near shuttle pick-up areas in the Economy Lot. However, you won’t find any handicap accessible parking spaces in the DAY long-term parking space. Also, note that that airport provides well-equipped DAYrider courtesy shuttles.

Dayton Airport Parking Q&A

Q. Are there cheaper parking options off-airport at DAY?

A: Parking near Dayton Airport is possible via several off-airport parking lots, including some dedicated lots such as parks and hotels, including Park-N-Go Dayton, Airport Inn and Parking, and Thrifty Airport Parking. Most offer very competitive parking rates vs the airport lots. Note that parking near DAY at off-site locations almost always requires advanced reservations.

Q. What are DAY Airport parking rates?

A: Dayton International Airport parking is generally affordable relative to other city-based airports. Please check above for specific prices and details for each parking location.

Q. Can I pre-book parking at DAY Airport?

A: No. Pre-booking for parking is not available. You can pre-book at most off-airport parking lots that are typically less than the DAY parking rates (see above).

Q. What payment methods are accepted at Dayton International Airport DAY?

A: All rates shown above include all taxes and fees. All Dayton Airport parking facilities accept cash and the following credit cards: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express.

Q. What is the emergency assistance number for DAY Parking?

A: Dayton Airport provides assistance with locating your vehicle and other emergency assistant services. Dial (937) 898-1555 to request any additional information or any assistance services.

Q. Can I drop a passenger off at the curb?

A: Yes. But curbside is for active loading and unloading of passengers. You can wait in the Cell Phone Area until your arriving passenger is at the curb, and check arrivals to DAY.

Dayton James Cox Airport Parking Map

Dayton James Cox DAY airport parking map