$8 / Day Parking on Airport Property - Economy Park & Ride Lot


Parking Options and Rates
  • Valet Parking: $30 / day max.
    (North Dolphin and South Flamingo garages, level 2)
  • Garage Parking: $17 / day max.
    (North Dolphin and South Flamingo garages)
  • Economy Park & Ride Lot: $8 / day max.
    (Free shuttle 24 hrs. a day. First come - first served - limited parking spaces) 

MIA's Parking Plaza

Valet Parking(map) Central Terminal 

Valet offers closest parking at MIA, starting at $18 with no hidden charges or fees.
It makes sense to park at MIA!

Parking attendants park your cars leaving you free to depart. Just drop off your vehicle, leave your keys, get your valet parking ticket, and walk directly to the north terminal, or take the moving sidewalk to the concourses at the central and south terminals. Be ready to tell the parking attendant when you plan to return.

Valet parking is located at departure level at:

Returning passengers will be provided with a telephone number that alerts valet parking attendants that your flight has arrived so that your vehicle will be ready as soon as you get there.

Valet Parking Rates:
0 - 3 hours (first day only) 
3 - 24 hours
Each 24 hour period or fraction thereafter
Vehicles parked in valet are limited to a maximum length of stay of twenty (20) days.

Parking Rates: Central Terminal Central Terminal Central Terminal

The Dolphin (North) Garage serves the North Terminal D and E
and the Flamingo (South) Garage serves the Central Terminal F and G, and South Terminal H and J. It can be accessed on the arrivals or departure levels of the airport. The main entrance to both garages is off Central Boulevard - keep left as you approach the terminal (map)


Parking Rates:
Each 20 minute increment or portion thereof
Maximum Rate Applies after 2 hours 40 minutes
Maximum Daily Rate
All vehicles parked in the garages are limited to a maximum stay of 60 days, except where posted "no overnight parking."

Economy Park and Ride(lot location map) - pick up / drop-off    

MIA's Economy Park and Ride lot's entrance

Economy Park and Ride is located at 1350 NW 45th Ave. - Miami, FL 33126
View Mapquest location

Economy Park & Ride Rates:
First come - first served (limited parking spaces) 
0 to 1 hour 
1 to 2 hours
Maximum per 24 hour period
All vehicles parked in the garages are limited to a maximum stay of 60 days.

Pick-up and drop off serviceis located at designated (covered) stops throughout the parking lot and on the curb of the departure level (level 2) at the center median of Concourses (view pick up / drop-off stops map).

Shuttle Schedule:
6 a.m.- 11 p.m.
every 10 -15 minutes
11 p.m. - 6 a.m.
every 20 - 25 minutes

Driving Directions:

From MIA Terminal: When entering from Central Boulevard, drive all the way through the departure level as if you were going to exit the airport. Then take Exit 5 and follow the signs that say: Economy Park and Ride. When entering from Perimeter Road take Perimeter Road to Northwest 14th Street.

From Le Jeune Rd.: from North or South Le Jeune Rd, take Westbound NW 14th. St and take a right on NW 45th. Ave. (view lot map or view  Mapquest's interactive map location and driving directions).

Mapquest Directions to Economy Park & Ride Lot:
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Disabled Parking(map) Central Terminal Central Terminal Central Terminal

Designated disabled permit parking and stroller permit parking is conveniently located by the moving sidewalks on the 3rd level of the North (Dolphin) and South (Flamingo) garages. Additional disabled permit parking is available for wheelchair accessible vehicles on the ground level, at the easternmost section of the North (Dolphin) garage. View the Accessible Parking Areasor MIA's Travelers with Disabilities section.

Notice to Disabled Parking Patrons
Effective November 16, 2013 at 1201 A.M.:

Based on Ordinance 13-104 That Amends Section 30-338.2 of the Miami–Dade County Code;

Public parking charges WILL APPLY  to vehicles  parking at MIA public parking facilities that display  a disabled parking permit or license tag, except as provided by Florida state law*.  However, a vehicle displaying a disabled parking permit or license tag will be allowed up to two (2) hours of free parking.  Any vehicle exceeding the two-hour free parking period will be charged for the entire time the vehicle uses the facility.

*In accordance with Florida state law, no parking charges will be imposed on any vehicle with specialized equipment, such as ramps, lifts, foot or hand controls, for use  by a person with a disability, or any vehicle displaying the Florida Toll Exemption permit.

Over-height Vehicles(map) Central Terminal
Over-height vehicles may use the "High-Vehicle" surface lot parking area located adjacent to the East side of the North Dolphin Garage.

Forms of payment:

Cash, checks (drawn on US banks), American Express Travelers Checks and credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners).

Forms of payment: Cash, checks (drawn on US banks), American Express Travelers Cheques and credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners).

SunPass Plus

In addition, MIA offers SunPass Plus as payment option. 

Not a SunPass Plus member? You can sign up for Easy Pay automatic replenishment using your credit card or check card. Please call 1-888-865-5352 or visit www.sunpass.com online. Select the Easy Pay replenishment option. SunPass Plus users who do not want to pay for parking at MIA with their SunPass Plus account must do the following:

  • Log on to your account at SunPass.com and under Transponder Modifications, click on airport parking and select Opt Out.
  • Vehicles with a transponder affixed to the windshield should Opt Out and avoid SunPass Plus entry and exit lanes.
  • Vehicles with a removable transponder may use the Sunpass lane if prior to entry or exit, the transponder is removed and placed in the RF Shield Bag (provided by SunPass) so that the reader is unable to detect the transponder.

Please review MIA's SunPass Plus brochure for more information.


For inquiries, contact Parking Facility Manager by email or call 305-876-7598 (Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM) / 305-876-7536 (24 hour).