Real-Time Parking Availability
An online application is now available that provides real-time parking availability and rates for the city of Austin. Two options are available:
- ParkMe’s web app for Austin, TX lets you view currently available parking locations and rates online from any web browser.
- ParkMe for iPhone recommends the most convenient parking options available based on your current location (click here to download the app on your iPhone.)
Metered parking costs $1 per hour and is limited to 3 hours.
Accepted payment options:
- Debit Cards
- Monday - Wednesday: 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
- Thursday and Friday: 8 a.m. - Midnight
- Saturdays: 11 a.m. until Midnight
(The hours listed above apply to all meters between Cesar Chavez and 10th Street, and between IH-35 and Lamar Blvd.)
Rates and hours are subject to change. For the most current information, please see the following link:
For a detailed listing of surface lots and parking garages, visit www.downtownaustin.com/transportation/parking/lots/.
PDF map of off-street parking (surface lots and parking garages) in the downtown area.