To/From Airport

Real-Time Parking Availability


Short-Term Garage

1st Level

999 Spots available

Garage Clearance: 7' 7"

Long-Term Garage

2nd & Top Level

999 Spots available

Garage Clearance: 8' 2"

Long-Term Surface

Surface Lot

999 Spots available

No Oversized Vehicles, All Vehicles Must Fit in a Single Space.

Overflow lots are available once airport lots are full. Please look for signage.


Parking may reach capacity during peak times, such as weekend mornings.

We want you to know your options: Get a ride from a friend, take a taxi, limousine or rideshare.

Call (775) 328-6551 for up-to-date parking information.

Public Parking

Reno-Tahoe International Airport offers safe and well-lit parking in the parking structure conveniently located across from the terminal building. The parking facility is open 24 hours a day.

Due to increased parking demand, the Reno-Tahoe International Airport can no longer accommodate Oversized Vehicles (i.e. vehicles that cannot fit in a single space). Vehicles occupying multiple spaces will be towed at the owner's expense. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please contact the Parking Department at (775) 328-6551 if you have any questions.

Short-Term Parking Fees (1st Level)

$1 for the first 30 minutes
$2 for the first hour
Additional dollar per hour up to a maximum of $24 per day.
Daily rate of $24

During peak times, overnight parking in the short term garage may be limited.

Long-Term Garage Parking Fees (2nd and Top Level)

$1 for the first 30 minutes
$2 for the first hour
Additional dollar per hour up to a maximum of $14 per day.
Daily rate of $14

Long-Term Surface Parking Fees (Surface Lot)

$1 for the first 30 minutes
$2 for the first hour
Additional dollar per hour up to a maximum of $10 per day.
Daily rate of $10

Our three-level structure provides space for approximately 1,900 Short-Term and Long-Term vehicles. Nearly 1,100 of those are covered parking spaces. Located just south of the Parking Structure is an additional 1,450 vehicle Long-Term Surface Lot.

Height limitations are as follows:

  • Short-Term (1st Level) - Seven feet, Seven inches
  • Long-Term (2nd Level) - Eight feet, Two inches
  • Surface Lot - No height restrictions

Passenger Drop Off

Passengers may be dropped off at the outer curb, however, vehicles may not park and wait along the curb. This area is for immediate loading or unloading only, and vehicles may not be left unattended.

Drivers who need to wait for their arriving party may park in either Short-Term Parking or wait in the free Cell Phone Waiting Lot.

Parking Payment

Reno-Tahoe International Airport currently has three options available for quick and easy payment: Credit Express/Ticketless payment system, Pay on Foot machines and payment to a Cashier. Cash, American Express, Discover, Master Card, and Visa are accepted for parking payment.

Credit Express/Ticketless 

Credit Express allows you to use your Credit Card as your Ticket.  This requires you to use the same Credit Card when you return to exit the parking lot.

  1. Enter your credit card into the credit card reader facing down chip first.
  2. Remove your credit card (no ticket will be dispensed).
  3. The gate will open, and you can proceed to park in the lot.
  4. On your return to RNO, use the SAME CREDIT CARD you entered the lot with to pay at Express Lanes, or Full-Service Lanes.
Pay on Foot
  1. Press the yellow button for a ticket.
  2. Make sure to keep your ticket with you.
  3. Stop at any of one of the Pay on Foot machines, conveniently located throughout the parking structure, and pay for your parking ticket with a credit or debit card or with cash.
  4. A prepaid ticket receipt will be printed.
  5. Upon exit, insert your prepaid ticket in order to exit.
Pay by Cashier
  1. Press the yellow button for a ticket.
  2. Upon exit, insert your ticket into the machine at any attended cashier booth.
  3. The machine at the booth will calculate the amount owed.
  4. Either pay with your credit or debit card by inserting it into the ticket slot or hand cash to the cashier.

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations are located in the public parking structure.  Visit here for more information.

Motorcycle Parking

Motorcycles may park for free inside the parking garage in the designated motorcycle parking area. Access is through the far right lane of the Parking Structure entrance. Motorcycle parking lanes are designated at the southwest corner of the parking garage, just past the entrance to the first-floor of the parking garage.

Bicycle Parking

Bicycle racks are available in two locations:

  1. On the first floor of the parking garage, in the southwest corner near Motorcycle Parking.
  2. Just outside of Door D at the north end of Baggage Claim.
First Floor - Parking Garage Outside Door D - North End of Baggage Claim


For more parking information please contact (775) 328-6551.


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