DFW Airport Parking

Dallas Fort Worth Airport Parking

Dallas Fort Worth airport is one of the busiest airports in Texas. It offers flights to international destinations across North America and more.


DFW Airport Parking for Dallas Fort Worth

Dallas Fort Worth Airport (DFW) is located between two major cities Dallas and Fort Worth in the Texas region. The airport is the third busiest airport in the world by aircraft movements and the tenth busiest airport in the world in terms of passenger traffic in 2019. DFW airport is mostly known for international flight services, for which it’s the second busiest in the USA.

The airport has five terminals: Terminal A, B, C, D and E. A new Terminal F was planned to be ready in 2025, but the project was put on hold due to the pandemic.

The airport provides official DFW airport parking options with a wide range of rates. There is:

  1. Terminal – right at all terminals A-E
  2. Express – Express North located north of Terminal A+B, Express South is across Terminal E
  3. Remote – only Remote South is open, Remote North is closed temporarily
  4. Valet – available at all terminals with several spots
  5. Parkobility – Off-site parking at different hotels with free shuttle services

DFW Parking Rates

When it comes to DFW airport parking, residents of Dallas and Fort Worth might have the NTTA TollTag. With an TollTag account it is required to have it secured with a credit card in order to use it for DFW parking.

Without a TollTag parking tickets are available at all “Ticket Only” lanes or can be booked via prepaid parking. For short term parking rates at Terminal lots start from $2 per 30 minutes. (Be careful not to park under 8 minutes, it will be $6.)

DFW long term parking daily rates start from $12 at the Remote lot up to 27$ at Terminal lots or $40 with Valet parking.

DFW Long Term Parking

There is huge variety of long term options for Dallas Fort Worth. Most convenient options are DFW Terminal parking lots for $27 per day or Valet Parking for $40 available at all terminals.

More economical DFW long term parking is possible at the Express lot for $15 a day or Remote lot for $12. There is a walking distance which can be covered by the “non-stop” bus service which is for free.

Cheap DFW parking daily rates start from $4.50 with partners of Parkobility. The spots are available at different hotels and have a free shuttle service included.

Parkobility Options
DFW long term parking incl. shuttle
Per day$4.50
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Airport OptionsTimeRate
Terminal Parking (A, B, C, D, E)
Per day$27
Express Parking (North & South)
Per day
Express Parking (North & South)
Per day
Remote Parking (South Lot only, Remote North is closed temporarily)Per day

DFW Short Term Parking

Parking at Terminal lots is expensive, if you only stay for less than 8 minutes with $6. It will be $2 if you stay 8-30 minutes. At the DFW Express parking lots you can park 2 hours for $2, but both lots (North and South) are not directly located at terminals. There is a short walking distance.

For people who are waiting at the airport to pick someone up, there is free parking at the North or South Cell Phone Lot.

Valet parking is the most convenient option, but you have to pay the full daily rate of $40.

Parking OptionsTimeRate
Terminal Parking (A, B, C, D, E)8-30 mins$2
30 mins - 2 hrs $3
4-6 hrs
6-24 hrs
Express Parking (North & South)
Up to 2 hrs
2-4 hrs
4-6 hrs
6-24 hrs
Daily covered (only at North Express)
Per Day$18
Remote Parking (South Lot only, Remote North is closed temporarily)Up to 2 hrs
2-4 hrs
4-6 hrs
6-24 hrs

Frequently asked Questions (FAQ)

What does DFW stand for?

DFW is the airport code for Dallas Fort Worth International Airport, located in Texas/USA.

How much does it cost to park at DFW airport?

DFW airport provides short term parking starting from $6 for 0-8 mins or $2 for 8-30 mins at Terminal lots. DFW long term parking is available from $27 per day at Terminal parking lots. Parkobility off-site options are much more economical starting from $4.50 per day.

What is DFW prepaid parking?

Dallas Fort Worth airport provides an online DFW prepaid parking option for customers to book in advance. When you are looking for a prepaid parking option, you need to put flight information, promo code if available, and payment method of your choice. The system will automatically tell you about available parking options, from where you select and pay before leaving the airport.

What are DFW Short Term parking rates?

Hourly DFW airport parking rates are $2 for the first 30 minutes and $3 for up to 2 hours at Terminal Garages A, B, C, D, and E. Be careful not to park under 8 minutes, because it will be $6.

Can I park my car for a week at the airport?

You can park your car for a week at DFW. Daily rates are between $12 and $40. Parking for a week will cost at least $84 if you use the most economical option at Dallas Fort Worth which is Remote parking. Parkobility partner hotels offer daily rates from $4.50, which is $31.5 per week.

How long can you park at DFW airport?

The maximum parking duration is 90 days, with a 30-day limit for DFW prepaid parking. Any vehicle remaining unclaimed for more than 90 days, without prior arrangements made with DFW Airport, may be removed at the owner’s expense.

How much does it cost to drop someone off at DFW?

There is no cost for dropping someone off at DFW airport. Follow the signs to the correct terminal and drop off at the upper level curbside. Vehicles must be attended at all times. Same rules apply for pick-ups and if you are waiting for arrival of your guests, there are two Cell Phone Lots.

How much is remote south parking at DFW?

Remote South Parking DFW is $12 per day. There is also a north lot for DFW remote parking, which remains closed temporarily. A non-stop bus service connects the remote south lot to each terminal.

How do I valet park at DFW airport?

For valet parking at DFW airport drive up on the arrival level (level 3) of Terminal A, C, D or E. At Terminal D drive the curbside of departure level. Follow signs and find the valet agents for your pick up or drop off. For electric vehicles there is a charging service and other services like car washing are also available.

Where do I park to pick someone up at DFW?

Those who are picking up passengers, such as friends or family, have the option to use the Cell Phone Parking Lot located at the north and south end of the airport. The lot offers free waiting for up to 2 hours, until the passenger contacts you to arrange for curbside pick-up. Please note that the Cell Phone Parking Lot is available 24/7, and vehicles must not be left unattended at any time.