Tampa Airport Parking TPA

Tampa Airport Long & Short Term Parking Rates

Tampa Airport Parking Fees and Options

Looking for the perfect parking spot at Tampa International Airport (TPA)? Look no further; the answers are here!

There are 3 main parking areas at Tampa Airport:

  • TPA Short Term Parking
  • TPA Long Term Parking
  • TPA Economy Parking

There are Tampa International Airport parking options available to suit every need. The short term parking garage is only a short elevator ride to the main terminal, and the long term parking Tampa Airport lot offers easy pedestrian walkway or monorail access. The economy parking TPA lot and garage features a SkyConnect train to and from the terminal. A valet parking option is also available. Electric vehicle charging stations are located in every Tampa Airport parking facility (except for the Tampa Airport economy parking lot).

Luggage cart rentals are available in the short-term Tampa Airport parking garage. Parking reminder cards to help you find your vehicle upon your return are located near the elevator call buttons. Emergency and assistance phones are also located near the elevators. The maximum length of stay is 45 days.

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

Valet Parking

Location: At airport, adjacent to terminals

Type: Garage

To Terminals: Short walk and elevator ride

Clearance: 6'8"

Drop off your vehicle near the Tampa Airport short term parking garage and it'll be delivered back to you when you land. The valet lot is attended 24 hours a day. Additional services include detailing (at an additional cost) and electric vehicle charging.

Valet Parking Fees

$2 for 30 minutes; $5 minimum

$30 per day maximum

Short Term Garage

Location: Levels 4-9 above main terminal

Type: Garage

To Terminals: Elevator ride

Clearance: 6'8"

You'll be right above the main terminal when you choose this option for airport parking Tampa. It's an especially desirable option for people traveling with children because you won't ever have to leave the garage. Self-service luggage cart rentals ($5 cash or credit) are available near the elevators on levels 4, 6, and 7. SunPass is accepted and electric vehicle charging stations are located on level 5.

Short Term Garage Parking Fees

Free for the first 0-60 minutes

$4 for minutes 61-80

$2 for each additional 20 minutes

$22 per day maximum

Long Term Garage

Location: Adjacent to main terminal

Type: Garage

To Terminals: Pedestrian walkway on level 4, monorail on level 7

Clearance: 7'10"

This option for cheap parking Tampa airport is easy and convenient. SunPass is accepted. Electric vehicle charging stations and Alternative Fuel Vehicle Parking is available on level 4. Assistance phones for patrons who need extra help are located in every elevator bank in the long term parking Tampa airport garage.

Long Term Garage Parking Fees

Free for the first 0-60 minutes

$4 for minutes 61-80

$2 for each additional 20 minutes

$18 per day maximum

Economy Parking Garage and Lot

Location: South of main terminal (on airport property)

Type: Lot or garage

To Terminals: SkyConnect train

Clearance: 8'0" garage; 13'0" lot

These Tampa Airport economy parking options can help reduce your Tampa airport parking cost and you can ride the SkyTrain from Level 1 of the garage straight to the terminal. SunPass is accepted. Electric vehicle charging stations are available on level 1 of the North garage. Restrooms are available in the garage lobby. The Economy Parking TPA lot is the only airport parking area that can accommodate tall vehicles.

Economy Parking Fees

$1 per 20 minutes

$10 per day maximum

Cell Phone Waiting Area

This convenient lot is located on airport property south of the main terminal and across from the Tampa Airport economy parking garage. You can wait here for your friends and family to arrive. It's a five-minute drive to the curbside pickup area at the main terminal. Restrooms, vending machines, WiFi, a real-time flight information display, and an electric vehicle charging station are all available. You can check real-time Airport Arrivals on your phone while you wait.

Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations

Electric vehicle charging stations are available at all Tampa Airport parking facilities. There is no cost to charge your vehicle beyond the standard Tampa International Airport parking rates.

  • Valet parking: as needed, operated by valet attendants
  • Short-term parking garage: Level 5
  • Long-term parking garage: Level 4
  • Economy parking: North garage, level 1

Accessible/Handicap Parking

Handicapped parking spaces are available at all Tampa Airport parking facilities. They are generally located close to the elevators for easy access. The monorail from the long term parking Tampa Airport garage is accessible from all levels via the elevator. Push-button emergency and assistance phones for immediate assistance are located in elevator lobbies in most Tampa International Airport facilities. Standard parking rates apply except for vehicles with specialized equipment or a State of Florida toll exemption permit. Free parking is also offered to vehicles with disabled veteran tags.

Tampa Airport Parking Q&A

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

A. Parking near Tampa Airport is possible via several off-airport parking lots, including some dedicated lots such as A-1 Express Airport Parking and hotels with park/sleep/fly packages, such as the Doubletree and Hyatt Place. Most offer very competitive parking rates vs the airport lots. Note that parking near TPA at off-site locations almost always requires advanced reservations.

Q. What are TPA Airport parking rates?

A. Tampa International Airport parking rates vary based on proximity to the main terminal and length of stay. The short term and long term parking garages are free for the first 60 minutes and the maximum charge is $30 per day for valet parking. Please check above for specific prices and details for each parking location.

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

A. No. Pre-booking for parking is not available. You can pre-book at most off-airport parking lots, which are typically less expensive than the TPA parking rates.

Q. What payment methods are accepted at Tampa International Airport TPA?

A. You can pay for Tampa Airport parking with cash, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diner's Club, or personal checks drawn on a Florida bank. You can also pay for parking with your SunPass Plus.

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

A. There are emergency and assistance phones located near the elevators in all Tampa International Airport parking facilities. The Parking Info Line is 813-870-8790 and the parking management representative can be reached at 813-870-8791 or parking@tampaairport.com.

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

A. You can drop off and pick up passengers, but you cannot wait in the dropoff/pickup lanes at the terminal. There is no charge to park in the Cell Phone Waiting Area lot for your passenger to alert you that they are ready. You can also check arrivals to TPA from your phone or the real-time flight information display.

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