Parking in John F. Kennedy airport

Parking JFK airport

Parking areas

There are 4 parking lots, including economy lot, garage, short and long term. In short-term parking lots there are parking spaces assigned for passengers with reduced mobility. Besides there are free Cell Phone Lots for dropping off or picking up a passenger as well as the Kiss & Fly zone located at the AirTrain JFK Lefferts Boulevard Station.

Passenger Drop-off and Pick-up

For those picking up a passenger, there are free Cell Phone Lots located less than five minutes from all terminals and provides a convenient place to wait for arriving flights. As an alternative, the Kiss & Fly free zone located at the AirTrain JFK Lefferts Boulevard Station, is also a pick-up drop-off area. Kiss & Fly enables travelers to simply hop on AirTrain for a fast and free ride to their terminal.

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 $70
* charges are incurred in half-hour increments 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 $75
* charges are incurred in half-hour increments 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 $75
* charges are incurred in half-hour increments 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 incurred in half-hour increments before reaching the daily maximum

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

Additional Information

  • Ways to Pay for Parking
    Pay for on-airport parking using credit, debit or E-ZPass. To save time and exit quickly, use your credit or debit card or have E-ZPass Plus activated on your E-ZPass tag and pay in the designated lane when exiting a lot
  • Prebook Parking. Reserve a parking space when you book your flight. Booking online is always cheaper than drive-up and you are guaranteed access to the lot even when it is full. To get the closes spaces to Terminals prebook a Premium Reserved Parking space. The booking must be made online.
  • Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
    Five EV charging stations are available in JFK's Yellow Lot, Ground Level by Terminal 5. Access the station with an RFID enabled credit card or Chargepoint access card. Electricity is provided free of charge. All parking lot fees will be collected when you exit the 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