Rate: $5.25/hour or $21/day*

76% FullCurrent status as of June 23, 2024, 11:00 pm

ParkRDU Central offers almost 10,000 spaces with a short walk to both terminals. Conveniently located in the main parking garage between Terminals 1 and 2.

  • Touchless payment options
  • Short walk to terminals
  • Covered & outdoor spaces
  • Centrally located

Cash is no longer accepted as a payment option at RDU’s parking facilities. All major credit cards are accepted at drive-up pay stations and pay-on-foot self-service kiosks. Guests without cards may use one of the ReadySTATION® kiosks available in Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.

By going cashless, your ParkRDU experience fits smoothly into your next travel day:

  • Contactless payment: fewer touchpoints for smart and safe travel
  • Reduced wait times: exiting through the pay stations is a breeze
  • Effortless online booking: save even more time by confirming your parking in advance

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Book online for special offers.  Be sure to book at least 24 hours in advance.

Entrance to Central

ParkRDU Central has two sections. At the entrance gate, Lane 1 and Lane 2 (far left lanes) will take you to Level 1, G1, G2 and overflow surface lot, which are closest to Terminal 2. The remaining middle lanes for ParkRDU Central will take you to Levels 2-7 of the parking deck.

Rate: $5.25 each hour (or part thereof) up to four hours, then $21 daily maximum