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Charlottesville Parking Center, Inc. offers three facilities conveniently located in Downtown Charlottesville:

  • MARKET STREET PARKING GARAGE

    504 E Market St., Charlottesville VA

    Monday - Wednesday      6 am - Midnight
    Thursday - Saturday        6 am - 1 am
    Sunday                          Noon - 10 pm

    $1.25 for first 1/2 hour

    $2.50 per Hour  (monthly options)

    Daily Max  =  $20.00

  • WATER STREET PARKING GARAGE

    200 E Water St., Charlottesville, VA

    Monday - Wednesday       6 am - Midnight
    Thursday - Saturday         6 am - 1 am
    Sunday - Noon - 10 pm

    $2.00 per Hour  (monthly options)

    Daily Max  =  $16.00

  • WATER STREET LOT

    100 E Water St., Charlottesville, VA

    24 Hours a day, 7 days a week*

    $2.00 per Hour Monday-Friday 6 am - 6 pm

    $2.50 per Hour all other times (monthly options)

    Daily Max = $20.00


*Please note the following: Effective September 1, 2014, the Water Street Lot will be credit card only, and fully automated, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  The daytime hourly rate (6am-6pm Monday-Friday) will decrease to $2.00 an hour, and will remain $2.50 an hour at all other times.  If you need assistance at the Water Street Lot please push the button on the payment kiosk to be transferred directly to an attendant.  If you need assistance after the hours of operation of the garages, please call 434.295.4131.*

*Please note that parking validation is accepted at the Market Street Garage and Water Street Garage, but not at the Water Street Lot.*

Office Hours: 9 am - 5 pm  Monday - Friday

Office Phone: 434.977.1812

If your car is locked in either the Market Street Garage or Water Street Garage after hours, please proceed to the parking attendant booth near the front of the garage to find the appropriate number to call to retrieve your car. There will be a $100 charge if you request to have someone unlock the garage after hours. If you need to retrieve your car after hours, please call 434.295.4131.