To locate your car more easily, color-coded zones are on all levels of the parking deck. In the deck, over 5,000 spaces are available for hourly and daily parking. The Airport Remote Lot (surface parking) has over 700 parking spaces. A complimentary shuttle is available from the Remote Lot.

Cell Phone Lot

The Cell Phone Lot is a parking area provided for drivers waiting to pick up arriving passengers. This lot accommodates up to 40 vehicles and is a free service with no time limit. Drivers are required to stay with their vehicles while waiting on their passengers to contact them by phone that they are ready for pickup. The Cell Phone Lot is located on Airline Drive.

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Hourly Parking:

$1.00 per hour or $24 per day

Hourly parking is available for persons parking at the airport for less than 4-hours. Hourly parking is located on level 3 in the parking deck. Use the entrance ramp of the deck to access hourly parking. Crosswalks to Concourses A and B are closest to zone A, B, and C in the parking deck. To access the terminal you may take an elevator to the departure or ground levels.

To access the terminal you may use a crosswalk, including stairs, or take an elevator to the ground level.

Daily Parking:

$1.00 per hour or $12.00 per day

Daily parking is intended for persons parking more than 4 hours at the airport. Daily parking is located on level 2 and 4 through 7. A small number of daily parking spaces are located on level 3. Oversize handicap vehicles may enter the parking deck at the designated entrance located at ground level.

Airport Remote Parking:

$1 per hour or $10.00 per day

The Remote Lot is intended for passenger parking their vehicles for an extended amount of time. The Remote Lot is located on Airline Drive near the terminal area. Turn right off of Messer Airport Highway at University Avenue. Turn left onto Airline Drive.

Should you need assistance or have inquiries concerning parking, contact the Birmingham Airport Authority at (205) 599-0730.

Parking FAQ

  1. How do I get to the terminal from the Remote Lot?
    An Airport shuttle van will transport you and your luggage to/from the terminal building. Shuttle vans operate continuously between the lot and the terminal area.
  2. What if my car won't start?
    Should you find that your car battery has died, the Birmingham Airport Authority will assist by starting your car FREE OF CHARGE. Simply contact the Birmingham Airport Authority at 205-599-0726. In addition, you may inquire at the Airport's Operation Center located on the lower level.
  3. What if I forget where I park?
    That's okay! That's okay! You may contact a member of the Birmingham Airport Authority staff for assistance.