Last updated: 3/18/2020
Denver Airport Parking
Denver International Airport (DEN), locally known as DIA, serves the Denver area and the Front Range Urban Corridor. There are abundant parking options nearby when looking for Denver Airport parking. With multiple locations and options to park at, choosing a spot can be overwhelming. SpotHero will help you narrow down your search by finding the best spot for your parking needs.
Cheap Denver Airport Parking with SpotHero
No matter the duration of your trip, finding the best DIA parking rate is important. On-airport rates can cost up to $144 per day, compared to off-airport parking where rates are between $6-$17 per day. You can save over 90% on parking when you reserve through SpotHero. Avoid the airport traffic, high rates, and full lots by booking your parking spot in advance with SpotHero. Reserve now through the SpotHero app or website.
Denver Airport Parking Rates
SpotHero DIA Parking
|Park & Rideshare/Taxi (No Shuttle)
||$6 Per Day
|Self Park Covered
||$6 - $15 Per Day
|Self Park Uncovered
||$6 - $10 Per Day
||$19 Per Day
||$16 Per Day
||$6 Per Day
*Estimates based on the cheapest rideshare option offered and does not include surge pricing.
Other DIA Parking
|East & West Garage
||$28 Per Day
|East & West Economy
||$17 Per Day
|East & West Valet
||$35 Per Day
|East & West Short-Term
||$144 Per Day
|Pikes Peak & Mt. Elbert Shuttle Lots
||$8 Per Day
|61st and Pena*
||$6 Per Day*
*61st and Pena: Pre-Pay only. Lots fill up quickly.
Denver Airport Map
The Denver Airport map will show where the parking facilities are located at DIA Airport.
Denver Airport Long-Term Parking
Parking long-term can add up when parking at Denver Airport. Save money on parking when traveling through DIA by using SpotHero. Booking nearby airport parking is the most cost efficient when parking long-term. SpotHero will provide you with the best discounts, rates, and coupons. With multiple locations and spots to choose from, you're guaranteed to find the perfect spot. At various locations you’ll find amenities such as valet, covered and uncovered parking, a free shuttle bus, etc. Avoid full lots and high rates by reserving your spot in advance through the SpotHero app or website.
Denver Airport Parking Lots & Garages
East and West Garage
The East Garage is located near the Jeppesen Terminal. There are 5 levels that include covered and uncovered parking and atrium parking. All levels accommodate accessible parking except for level 3. Five Electric Vehicle Charging Stations are available on level one, in rows E and F. No shuttle service is available at the East Garage.
The West Garage is located near the Jeppesen Terminal. There are 5 levels that include covered and uncovered parking and atrium parking. All levels accommodate accessible parking except for level 3. Fifteen Electric Vehicle Charging Stations are available on level 1, in rows E and F. Five EVC stations are level 1 and 10 are level 2. Level 1-4 are covered parking and level 5 is uncovered parking. No shuttle service is available at the West Garage. Parking rates at the East and West Garage are $5 per hour and $28 per day.
East and West Economy
The Economy East and West lot are located a short distance from the East Garage and the Jeppesen Terminal. These lots are priced at a more affordable rate and are within walking distance to the terminal. A free shuttle service is available in both lots and picks up every 10 minutes. The shuttle runs 24 hrs and drops and picks up passengers from the DEN Transit Center. The DEN Transit Center is located on the ground level of Westin Denver International Airport. The south end of the Jeppesen Terminal is where the entrance is located. Parking rates at the East and West Economy lot are $5 per hour and $17 per day.
Pikes Peak Lot & Mt. Elbert Lot Shuttle
The Pikes Peak Lot is designated as a shuttle lot and is the primary shuttle lot. There are a total of 17,500 spots located in the shuttle lots. Free vehicle assistance if offered at this lot where you can jump start your car battery, get assistance in locating your vehicle, and receive help in getting keys out of your locked vehicle. Call (303)342-4645 for further assistance. A shuttle service picks up and drops off every 7 to 10 minutes. The shuttle drops off at the terminal, level 5, Island 3, and Terminals East and West. Parking rates at Pike Peak & Mt. Elbert Shuttle Lots are $2 per hour and $8 per day.
The Mt. Elbert lot is designated as the overflow parking lot. To get from the lot to your terminal, allow 30 minutes in between. A shuttle service picks up and drops off every 7 to 10 minutes. The shuttle drops off at the terminal, level 5, Island 3, and Terminals East and West.
East and West Valet
You can find East Valet on level 4 in the East Garage. The parking is covered here. There is an option to call or text to let valet service know you are arriving soon. It is suggested you contact valet service 15 minutes before arrival.
You can find West Valet on level 4 in the West Garage. Parking is covered here. There is an option to call or text to let valet service know you are arriving soon. It is suggested you contact valet service 15 minutes before arrival. Parking rates at East and West Valet are $14 per hour and $35 per day.
East and West Short-Term
Short-term East and West are located near Jeppesen Terminal. Short-term parking is available on level 4 in the East and West Garages. The parking is covered and is recommended for meeting or dropping off passengers. Overnight parking is prohibited in these spots. Parking rates at East and West short-term are $6 per hour and $144 per day.
61st and Pena
This lot is located at University of Colorado A line (RTD). Parking at 61st and Pena is a first-come, first-serve basis. This lot fills up fast and does not offer refunds. Pre-Pay parking is the only form of payment accepted. Download the app Passport Parking to pay for your spot (transaction fees apply). No shuttle or bus is available at this lot. The A Line commuter rail services this lot and is $10.50. There are 800 spots and has 11 level 1 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations. The parking rate is $6 per day. There are no hourly rates for this lot.
Denver Airport Hotel Parking
Nearby hotels like the Marriott, Renaissance, Crowne Plaza, and Embassy Suites offer SpotHero DIA parking. Typically this parking is self park and a free shuttle service to Denver Airport is offered. To confirm details and amenities, contact the hotel ahead of time.
DIA Parking VS. Rideshare Comparison Chart
Determine the most cost effective way to travel to DEN Airport. Our parking vs. rideshare comparison chart will help you decide which option will save you money. Compare the length of your trip and the driving distance from DEN Airport.
Denver Airport FAQs
What is the cheapest parking at DIA?
The cheapest parking at DIA is located at the 61st and Pena Lot. The rate is $6 per day. However, this lot fills up quickly and no refunds are given. Also, pre-pay only is accepted at this lot by using the Passport Parking app. You can find affordable parking for DIA by using SpotHero via app, computer, or mobile device.
What is the cost of parking at DIA?
On-airport parking rates vary from lot to lot. The rates range from $6-$144 per day. However, the 61st and Pena Lot is pre-pay only and fills up fast. There are multiple parking options off-airport that are convenient and affordable. You can find these spots by using SpotHero.
Where is Economy parking at DIA?
The Economy East and West lot are located a short distance from the East Garage and the Jeppesen Terminal.
What is considered long-term parking at DIA?
Long-term parking at DIA is for anyone parking longer than 24 hrs.
Should I park in short-term or long-term parking?
If you plan to park for less than 24 hours or to meet and/or drop-off passengers then short-term parking is ideal. If you plan to park for longer than 24 hours then long-term parking is ideal.