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ALERT American Airlines now located at Terminal A - US Airways & American Airlines co-located for customer convenience


Explore your parking options.

Terminal B Hourly Parking

  • This lot is closest to Terminal B
  • $2 per 1/2 hour for each half-hour or part thereof
  • Maximum = $29/day

Convenient, hourly parking is available close to the terminals and is the best place to park when picking up passengers. Shuttle service is not provided from the Hourly B lot.

Parking Garage - Terminals A & B

  • Covered parking for Terminals A & B is available in the garage
  • $2 per 1/2 hour for each half hour or part thereof
  • $17/day maximum
  • The pedestrian bridge from the garage to Terminal A is on the 3rd floor of the garage
  • The pedestrian bridge from the garage to Terminal B is on the 5th floor of the garage

DAILY Lot- Terminals A & B

The Daily Lot is located prior to the entrance to the garage on Airport Boulevard.

  • $2 per 1/2 hour for each half hour or part thereof
  • $12/day maximum
  • Shuttle service provided at 8-10 minute intervals
  • All parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

All parking at Sacramento International Airport is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The airport advises you to arrive early to allow time to park in an alternate lot if necessary.

Economy Parking Lot

  • $2 per 1/2 hour for each half hour or part thereof
  • $10/day maximum
  • Shuttle service provided at 15-20 minute intervals.
  • May fill to capacity during peak times including holidays and busy weekends

The Economy Lot at Sacramento International Airport is the least-expensive daily parking option at the airport. It differs from the other daily parking lots in several ways.

  • It is the farthest parking lot from the terminals and there is no walking path
  • Shuttle service is less frequent than at other lots. It can take 45 minutes from the time you park to the time you arrive at the terminals.

TIP: The next least-expensive parking option is the Daily Lot. It is closer to the terminals, requires a shorter shuttle ride, and costs just $2 a day more than the Economy Lot.

Tips for Parking

Airport Shuttles

The airport provides free shuttle service at both terminals 24 hours day to and from the rental car terminal, the Daily Lot, and the Economy Lot. To get between terminals, take the Daily Lot shuttle.

Travelers at Terminal A have the option of boarding any shuttle to get to Terminal B, as it is the next stop on all routes.

At Terminal B, airport shuttles drop off and pick up passengers at the east entrance of the first level (baggage claim) outside doors 3 & 4. See the Ground Transportation map for the specific location. To check in, passengers should take an elevator or escalator to the second level ticket counters.

Dead Batteries/Lost Cars

For assistance with dead batteries or locating your vehicle, call personnel at (916) 874.0825.

Disabled Services

Persons with disabilities with a valid disabled license plate or placard may park in designated spaces in any lot at the posted rate. Shuttle buses are lift-equipped. However,shuttle bus service is not provided in the hourly parking areas and parking garage.

Electric Vehicle Charging

Where are electric vehicle chargers located?

Electrical vehicle (EV) charging stations are available in the daily parking garage serving terminals A and B and in the Daily Lot immediately south of the garage.

Two electrical vehicle charging stations are available on each floor of the garage.  Another four chargers are available in the daily parking lot. Look for signage directing you to the charging stations.

Electric vehicle charging stations are equipped with J1772 units that work on the current breed of electric vehicles including the Chevy Volt and Nissan Leaf. These units can fully charge an electric vehicle battery in 3-5 hours.

One charging unit for older model Toyota RAV4 electrical vehicles are also available at each location, adjacent to the newer chargers.

EV chargers and the designated spots at each, are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Use of charging stations is free. Standard parking fees apply.

Full Lots

Parking lot open/close status is broadcast on 530 AM for a three-mile radius around the airport and on overhead roadway signs that are automatically updated. Because parking changes occur quickly, lot availability is not posted online. Please note that regular parking rates will apply for the alternate lot you choose if your preferred lot is closed.

Long Term Parking

Need to park more than a day or two? All of the paid parking lots at Sacramento International Airport are available for extended trips. The Daily Lot is $12 per day and the Economy Lot is $10 per day. If you plan to be away for more than three weeks, please call 916.874.0825.

Oversized Vehicles

Vehicles more than 21 feet long are charged double the posted rates. Vertical clearance in the parking garage is 8 feet 2 inches.


Airport lots accept cash, credit and debit cards, traveler's checks, and personal checks if pre-printed and drawn on a local bank (ID required). Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express are accepted credit cards. Unattended payment lanes only accept credit and debit cards. There is at least one parking lot attendant on duty at all lots on a 24-hour basis.


Remove all valuable items from your vehicle and secure your vehicle before heading to the terminal.