St. Louis Airport Parking

STL Airport Parking

St. Louis Lambert International Airport is the main airport serving St. Louis, Missouri. It is a 13.5 miles drive northwest from downtown St. Louis.


St. Louis Airport Parking

St. Louis Lambert International Airport is the largest and busiest airport of Missouri and has the airport code STL. Almost 16 million travelers every use the airport. It takes about 15 minutes to drive there from downtown St. Louis.

STL airport has two terminals, Terminal 1 and Terminal 2, with St. Louis airport parking options directly in front of each terminal. Additionally there are 5 Lots all over the airport named Lot A, B, C, D and E. These are run by “Super Park”.

With Parkobility there are also convenient parking options, that have low daily rates.

St. Louis Airport Parking Rates

The easiest opportunities for short term parking come with the Terminal 1 or 2 Parking Garage. The rate for the first 2 hours is in any case $5. Short term parking is also possible on the other lots, but with less flexibility in terms of the rate and time increments.

For long term stays rates at those Terminal Parking Garages are $23 and at Lot A $15. Daily rates under $10 are possible, if you choose other Lots, which are listed below.

St. Louis Airport Long Term Parking

As mentioned above the daily rates for the main garages directly at Terminal 1 or 2 are $23. At Lot E it is $20, which can be convenient, because this lot is next to Terminal 2. Other lots, like Lot A or B, are further away, but have cheaper rates under $10-15.

For those lots and especially Lot C and D passengers are advised to use the airports shuttle buses, which run 24/7. Some extra time should be invested to get to the gates in time.

There are also other St. Louis airport long term parking options provided by Parkobility including free shuttle services. Daily rates start from $6.49. It is recommended to book in advance.

Parkobility OptionsTimeRate
St. Louis Airport Long Term Parking incl. suttlePer day$6.49
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Airport OptionsTimeRate
Terminal 1 Per day$23
Terminal 2
Per day$23
Lot APer day$15
Lot BPer day$10
Lot C - Uncovered Per day$9
Lot C - Covered Per day$11
Lot Lot D Per day$7
Lot Lot EPer day$20

St. Louis Airport Short Term Parking

Directly at the terminals there are two garages with a fixed rate of $5 for the first two hours. Terminal 1 and 2 Garage Parking are the most convenient way to access the terminals. 

An alternative can be Lot E, because it is directly located at Terminal 2 and the rate for 0-2 hours is also $5. The other Lots A and B are behind the main garages and the rates start from $9-10. Lot C and D are a bit far for short term parking, but are connected with shuttle buses in case all other lots are filled up.

For a drop off or pick up there are two Cell Phone Waiting Lots on either side of the airport. Parking there is free

T1 Cell Phone Lot: 

10985 Lambert International Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63044 

T2 Cell Phone Lot: 

9837 Air Cargo Road, St. Louis, MO 63134

Parking OptionsTimeRate
Terminal 1 and 2
0 - 2 Hours $5
2 - 4 Hours $10
4 - 6 Hours $15
12 - 24 Hours
0 - 24 Hours
Lot A0 - 6 Hours $9
6 - 12 Hours
12 - 24 Hours
Lot B0 - 24 Hours
Lot C - Uncovered0 - 6 Hours
6 - 12 Hours$8.50
12 - 24 Hours$11
Lot C - Covered
0 - 6 Hours$5.50
6 - 12 Hours$7.50
12 - 24 Hours$9
Lot D0 - 24 Hours $7
Lot E0 - 2 Hours $5
2 - 4 Hours $10
4 - 6 Hours $15
6 - 24 Hours $20

Frequently asked Questions (FAQ)

How many terminals does Lambert Airport have?

St. Louis Lambert International Airport has two terminals, which are simply named Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. They are located directly next to each other.

Can you leave your car at Lambert Airport?

Yes, for short and long term stays. If you want to leave your car just for a short while and want to quickly access the terminals, the main garages at the terminals are recommended. For St. Louis airport long term parking the cheapest daily rates can be found on Lot C or D or with parking partner of Parkobility.

How much is long term parking at St. Louis airport?

Daily rates at Lot C or D are $7-10. Shuttle buses have to be taken. For more convenient options directly at terminals the rates are $23. St. Louis airport long term rates with Parkobility partners start from $6.49.

Does St. Louis airport have free parking?

Yes, there are two Cell Phone Waiting Lots:

Cell Phone Lot (for Terminal 1): 10985 Lambert International Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63044

Cell Phone Lot (for Terminal 2): 9837 Air Cargo Road, St. Louis, MO 63134

How early do I need to be at St. Louis airport?

The airport recommends at least 2 hours, but if you do not park directly at terminals, we recommended arriving even earlier to count in the time to get from your parking to the gates.

Where do I pick up people at Lambert airport?

If you’re looking for a convenient way to pick up a passenger from Lambert airport, consider using the Cell Phone Lots at the airport. It’s important to note that vehicles are not allowed to remain parked in the Arrivals areas and any vehicle not immediately picking up a passenger will be instructed to keep moving by security. These Cell Phone Lots, which are located near each terminal, provide free waiting zones for drivers to wait for their passengers curbside. Once the passenger is ready, the driver can quickly meet them curbside in minutes.

What restaurants are in St. Louis Airport?

Here is a selection of the restaurants travelers can find in different terminals of St. Louis Airport: Starbucks, McDonald’s, Budwieser Brew House, Chili’s, Dunkin’ Donuts, The Pasta House, The Great American Bagel Bakery, Pizza Studio, Mike Shannon’s Grill, Kingside Diner, Great Wraps Grill, Urban Chestnut Brewing Company, Auntie Anne’s Pretzel Perfect, California Pizza Kitchen, Three Kings Public House and others. Make sure to check out the official website of STL airport to see if your preferred dining option is in your terminal.

How much does it cost to leave your car at an STL airport for a week?

This highly depends on the option you choose for St. Louis airport parking. Terminal parking starts from $161 per week. Other cheap STL parking options at different Lots are available for under $100 per week. Parkobility partners such as the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel offer parking for a week from $45 including a shuttle service.

How much is long term parking at Lambert International Airport?

St. Louis airport long term parking is available for $23 per day at Terminal 1 and 2. There are also options at Lot A-E for under $10 daily. These lots are near the airport and a shuttle bus needs to be taken to get to terminals. Other STL parking options via Parkobility start from $6.45 per day and also include free shuttle services.

What terminal does Delta use at STL?

Delta Air Lines uses Terminal 1 at St. Louis Lambert International Airport (STL) with the following gates: A2, A3, A4, A6, A8, A10. In some cases the terminal for departure or arrival gets changed. To make sure you have the correct information and latest update, check out the official STL website.