Short or Long Term Parking at BWI Airport: Top 3 Spots

by Paul Joseph  |  Updated January 17, 2023

If you’re travelling out of BWI Airport and need somewhere to park your car while you’re away, there are numerous affordable parking lots located close by.

A Southwest Airlines flight on the tarmac at at BWI Airport (Photo: Andrew Nash via Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Located 9 miles south of downtown Baltimore, Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport is the busiest airport in the region, serving over 25 million passengers a year. The daily rates for parking at BWI are $22 per day, and long term parking starts at $56 per week. However, by booking away from the airport, you can find some great economy parking deals that save you up to 60%. We’ve picked out 3 of the best off-airport options for short or long term parking near BWI Airport. We recommend booking these lots via Spothero, where you’ll always find the cheapest available parking rates.

BWI Airport Marriott 

Situated 1.4 miles from BWI Airport on the site of a Marriott hotel, this parking lot offers uncovered self parking for rates starting at just over $9 per day. The facility is open 24/7 and there’s a free shuttle service to the airport that runs every 20 minutes from 4am through to 2am daily. On-site staff are available at all times to help customers and provide maximum security for your vehicle. Also included in their policy is free cancellation right up until the point that your booking begins.

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Aloft BWI

The closest car park to the airport on our list at just 1.3 miles away, drivers can leave their vehicle at Aloft – also on the grounds of a hotel – for rates of $8.25 per day and upwards. The parking lot is open all day, every day and there’s a complimentary shuttle service that will get you to the airport in around 10 minutes. The shuttle departs on the hour and half-hour from the on-site hotel lobby between the hours of 4.30am and 12.30am Monday to Sunday. There’s on-site staff and free cancellation is possible until the start of your booking.

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The Parking Spot West

Positioned 1.9 miles from the airport, The Parking Spot West provided uncovered self parking for rates starting at $13.34 per day. Open 24/7, there’s on-site staff and customers can make use of a free shuttle service to the airport that runs all day every day. Reservations here are non-refundable but can be changed up to 1 hour prior to your scheduled arrival time. If you park outside your reservation times, you’ll be charged for each additional day upon exit.

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