Parking Rates

Convenient, ample and affordable parking is located in a number of garages, surface parking lots and parking meters throughout downtown East Lansing.

Daily Rate

Location Rate Per Half Hour Daily Maximum
Gated Garages

75 cents per half hour

$15 / day
Gated Surface Lots $1 per half hour $20 / day
Pay-by-Space Stations 75 cents per half hour vary (90 minutes to 24 hours)
Parking Meters 75 cents per half hour (unless posted otherwise) vary (1-2 hours)

Special Event Rates

Location Rate Rate After 2 Hours Daily Maximum
Gated Garages $1 per half hour for first 2 hours
$4 / hour $25 / day
Gated Surface Lots $1 per half hour for first 2 hours
$4 / hour $25 / day
*Rates in effect Monday-Saturday from 8 a.m.-3 a.m. Rates in effect Sunday for some special events. Customers will be charged from 8 a.m. if parking entrance ticket is lost.