LAX Central Terminal Area Parking Structures FAQs
Q: Do I have to pay for the CTA parking?
A: Yes, the parking rate is as follows:
First 15 minutes - free parking; $3 for the first hour and $2 for each 30 minutes thereafter up to the maximum daily rate of $30 per day.
Q: Do motorcycles have to pay for parking?
A: Motorcycles should not take a parking ticket upon entry of parking structure; they should drive around the gate arm to enter parking structure. Motorcycles park for free for up to a maximum of 30 days provided they park in designated motorcycle parking areas, end of rows and aisles. Motorcycles parking in vehicle parking spaces, blocking pedestrian walkways or ADA access will be cited and may be impounded at owner’s expense.
Q: What happens if I lose my parking ticket?
A: If a customer has lost their parking ticket, the minimum amount owed is $30 provided the vehicle has not parked for more than 1 day. Vehicles parked for more than 1 day will be charged for each day of parking plus $30 fee for a lost ticket. Nightly inventory of vehicles parked is performed daily.
Q: Is there monthly parking?
A: No, there is no monthly or reserved parking in any of the CTA Parking Structures. These Parking Structures are first-come, first-serve basis only. There is no valet or meter parking either.
Q: Which CTA Parking Structure is equipped to charge my electric vehicle?
A: Parking Structure 1 has 11 level 2 electric charging stations and 2 fast chargers, level 3 electric charging stations available. Parking Structure 6 has 18 level 2 electric charging stations available. It is first-come, first-serve basis. You may plug in and leave it plugged in until you return from your trip.