Columbus Airport Parking
We have been helping passengers flying out of Columbus Airport (FlyColumbus) since 2004. We have 18+ years of experience finding safe and discounted parking options that meet any requirements—long-term, free shuttle, 24 hours per day, at a CMH garage or Lot. Make a reservation now, get your parking ticket online, and save time and money!
John Glenn Columbus International Airport served more than 8 million passengers in 2018. There are many cars to park, and this Columbus Airport guide will help you find the cheapest parking offer. Keep reading to get CMH parking rates for short and long-term parking, view maps, and discover links to other useful sites.
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Top 4 Things You Need to Know before you Drive and Park at Columbus International Airport
Rates & Availability
Whether you’re looking for a convenient or discounted parking space, covered or uncovered lot, short term parking or overnight parking, Columbus Airport offers various options to all airport passengers. Daily parking rates vary based on the parking option - from $5 for Green Long Term Shuttle Lot to $30 for Short Term Garage Parking. Hourly parking is also available.
See below for a complete list of CMH long term-parking rates as well as short-term prices.
- Short-Term Garage is situated only steps away from the main airport terminal, on level 4 of the parking garage. The address is 4600 International Gateway, Columbus, OH 43219. The first hour is $5, and then each additional hour is $3 until you reach the maximum daily rate of $30.
- Columbus Airport Valet Parking is an excellent option if you’re in a hurry or want curbside service, and it is available on the ticketing level of the main terminal. The address is 4600 International Gateway, Columbus, OH 43219. The first hour is $10, and then each additional hour is $2 until you reach the maximum daily rate of $24. Electric vehicle charging stations are available.
- Long-Term Garage offers convenient parking located very close to the main terminal, on levels 3 through 6 of the Columbus Airport parking garage. There are almost 3000 parking spaces, and the address is 4600 International Gateway, Columbus, OH 43219. . The first hour is $5 and then each additional hour is $3 until you reach the maximum daily rate of $20.
- Walking Lot is the newest self parking option between the airport parking garages and the Fairfield Inn and Suites, on 4370 International Gateway, Columbus, OH 43219. The first hour is $5 and then each additional hour is $3 until you reach the daily maximum rate of $13.
- Blue Long-Term Shuttle Lot is the closest Lot with free shuttle service to and from the terminal. Both uncovered and covered parking spots are available. For uncovered: the first hour is $2, and then each additional hour is $1 until you reach the daily maximum rate of $9. For covered: the first hour is $3, and then each extra hour is $1 until you get the total daily rate of $10. The parking location is at 3939 International Gateway, Columbus, OH 43219.
- Red Long-Term Shuttle Lot is located at 3795 International Gateway, Columbus, OH 43219. It is another affordable parking option with frequent complimentary shuttle service to the main terminal building. The first hour is $2, and then each additional hour is $1 until you reach the maximum daily rate of $8.
- Green Long-Term Shuttle Lot is located at 3256 E. 17th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43219. This is the farthest but cheapest parking option at CMH. Use their free shuttle buses to and from the terminal and save a lot of money. The first hour is $2, and then each additional hour is $1 until you reach the daily rate, which is only $5.
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Accessible Parking / Handicapped Parking
Each Columbus Airport parking garage includes handicap-accessible parking spots and elevators. Also, all shuttle lots offer many parking spaces for disabled people, and buses can accommodate passengers in wheelchairs or electric scooters. So, if you have an ADA placard, use any airport parking lot or garage except the Columbus Airport parking Walking Lot.
Veterans Parking Discount is not available at John Glenn Columbus Airport.
Motorcycle Parking areas are currently not available at the airport.
To quickly find all CMH parking lots and your parking spot, check out the Columbus Airport parking map at the bottom of this page. You can see the John Glenn Columbus Airport map.
Important Columbus International Airport Facts
Address: 4600 International Gateway, Columbus, OH 43219, USA
Phone Number: 614-239-4000
The Cell Phone Waiting Lot is the best parking choice for those waiting for an arriving friend or family. It is located very close, and you are able to reach the terminal within a minute. The waiting area is on 4229 International Gateway, Columbus, OH 43219. It is free of charge and there is no time limit.
The cheapest month to fly to Columbus Airport is February.
To get lower CMH Airport rates, make a reservation at least 2 weeks before departure.
25% of our users found round-trip tickets to Columbus Int’l for the following prices or even less: from Denver Intl $131, from Los Angeles $198, from New York $206.
The cheapest airline ticket to Columbus Airport currently is $84 round-trip from Orlando.
Find out more information about cheap flights to and from CMH here.
Columbus Airport Transportation Shuttle Services
Many ground transportation options are available to CMH Airport passengers. Airport shuttles are one of the best choices, and you can use one of them to reach any Columbus hotel for $25. Shuttle service is provided in upcoming content. Check out Columbus Airport shuttle options here.
App-based transportation companies - Uber and Lyft - are also allowed to drop off and pick up at CMH Airport, and they can take you to the downtown area for as low as $23. Public buses are the most affordable airport transfers, and the COTA bus can take you to downtown Columbus for only $2.75. The buses run every 30 minutes.
Columbus City Guide
As the capital city of Ohio, Columbus has a lot to offer to its visitors. The downtown area is filled with cool restaurants and shops, as well as the Columbus Museum of Art and Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. with many interesting exhibits. The COSI is another place that provides awesome exhibits - it is a science center, museum, and planetarium.
Scioto Mile consists of several parks located on both sides of the Scioto River, and its promenade is a great place for a walk, shopping, or to grab a drink. Nature lovers will enjoy the area outside the city center where you can see Sharon Woods Metro Park, Alum Creek State Park, or Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park. These places are great for hiking, swimming, picnics, and camping.
Columbus Airport Parking FAQs
- How much does it cost to park in Columbus Airport long term parking?
Columbus Airport Parking Green Lot is the cheapest parking option - it is $5/day. There are several other options, and you can see all of them listed above.
- Does the airport offer free parking?
Free parking spots are available in the Cell Phone Waiting Lot for those who are waiting for an arriving passenger.
- If I’m picking up/dropping off someone, is there any cost?
You can use the Cell Phone Lot on 4229 International Gateway, Columbus, OH 43219 if picking up passengers. It is free of charge, close to the airport terminal, and there is no time limit.
- Is there disabled parking at the airport, and is it free?
The designated parking area for disabled people with ADA placard is available in each parking facility, except Walking Lot. Simply look for the airport signs to find them. It is not free of charge, and you can see all the rates above.
- How much is Short Term parking at CMH Airport going to cost?
You can use the Short Term or Long Term Garage - the first hour is $5 and then each additional hour is $3. If you go farther away and use any of the shuttle lots, the first hour will be $2 and each additional hour $1, including all parking fees.
- Is there a phone number available for Columbus Airport parking information?
Yes! For further information about CMH Airport parking, please call 614-239-4000.
- Are shuttles offered for Columbus Airport parking Red Lot?
Yes! Complimentary shuttle service is also available for Green and Blue Long Term Parking Columbus Airport.
- Is there a parking discount at Columbus Int’l Airport for disabled veterans?
No. Various parking spaces for disabled persons are available, but they are not free of charge.
- Does Columbus Airport offer EV charging stations?
Yes! There are many charging stations in CMH parking facilities.