Parking in John F. Kennedy airport

Parking at JFK airport

Parking areas

There are 4 parking lots: economy, garage, short and long term. In short-term parking lots there are assigned parking spaces for passengers with reduced mobility. In addition, there are free cell phone lots to drop off or pick up a passenger, as well as the Kiss & Fly zone.

Passenger Drop-off and Pick-up

The free Cell Phone Lots are assigned to those drivers who pick up passengers. They are located next to each terminal. Alternatively, the Kiss & Fly zone, located at the JFK Lefferts Boulevard AirTrain station, is also a pick-up area, allowing travelers to use the AirTrain for a fast and free ride to their terminal.

RATES (updated in September 2022 - subject to change at any time)

JFK On-Airport Short-Term/Daily Garages

Federal Circle Station Lot (Prepaid only)

First 24 hours $20
Over 24 hours, each 12 hours or fraction thereof $10
Book your parking
* Reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Orange and Red Parking Garage Located Adjacent To Terminals 1, 2, 7 & 8

1/2 hr $4
Each additional 1/2 hr or part thereof * $4
Each additional 1/2 hr or part thereof (*over 3 hours stay) $8
24-hr maximum Pre-book rate at least 48 hours in advance $36 / Drive-up rate (Orange $65) and (Red $60)
* charges are made every half hour before reaching the daily maximum

Blue Garage, (Located Adjacent To Terminals 4)

1/2 hr $6
Each additional 1/2 hr or part thereof * $6
24-hr maximum Pre-book rate at least 48 hours in advance $42 / Drive-up rate $70
* charges are made every half hour before reaching the daily maximum

(Daily Yellow Garage Located Adjacent To Terminals 5)

1/2 hr $6
Each additional 1/2 hr or part thereof * $6
24-hr maximum Pre-book rate at least 48 hours in advance $42 / Drive-up rate $70
* charges are made every half hour before reaching the daily maximum

JFK On-Airport Long-Term/Economy Lot

(Lot 9 Located At Lefferts Boulevard, Approximately Four Miles From Terminals 1 Through 8)

First 24 hrs $29
Over 24 hrs, each 8-hr period or part thereof $14.50 Drive-up rate / Pre-book rate at least 48 hours in advance $20

JFK On-Airport Lot Rates For Persons With Restricted Mobility**

(Including All Taxes And Fees)

1/2 hr $4
Each additional 1/2 hr or part thereof * $4
24-hr maximum $29

* charges are made every half hour before reaching the daily maximum

** There are designated parking spaces for use by customers with reduced mobility and are located in each short-term parking lot (very close to the terminal entrance) and in the long-term parking lot (near Howard Beach JFK and Lefferts Boulevard stations). AirTrain). To park in these reserved spaces, official disabled license plates or other official permits issued by a municipality or state of residence must be prominently displayed.

Additional Information

  • Ways to Pay for Parking
    Pay for on-airport parking using credit, debit or E-ZPass Plus activated on your E-ZPass tag and pay in the designated lane when exiting a lot
  • Parking with prior reservation. Reserve a parking space when you book your flight. Booking online is always cheaper plus it guarantees your spot even when the parking lot is full. To get the spaces near the terminals, prebook a premium reserved parking space in advance.. The booking must be made online.
  • Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
    In JFK's Yellow lot, there are five electric vehicle charging stations available. They are located on the ground level next to Terminal 5. You can access the station with an RFID-enabled credit card or Chargepoint access card. Electricity is provided free of charge. All parking fees will be collected when you exit the parking lot.

Off Airport Parking

The Following Companies Are Officially Permitted To Offer Airport Customers Off Airport Parking.
I Park JFK 718-298-4469
JFK Discount Parking 844-453-5727
Air Park of JFK 718-843-8400
JFK Longterm Parking 718-843-8400
Towne Park 410-267-6111
Smart Park JFK 718-529-0090
The Parking Spot JFK 973-242-2100