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Paid Parking Rates

Current Parking Rates and Hours of Operations

Paid parking is in effect Monday through Saturday and is generally limited to 2 hours, 4 hours, or 10 hours (all-day). Parking is free on Sundays, when time limits generally do not apply.

Neighborhood

Sub-Area

Hourly Rate

Hourly Time-Limit

Hours of Payment

2015
Change

12th Avenue

n/a

$1.50

2

8-8 M-Sa

November
$2.00/hour

Ballard

Core

$2.00

2

8-8 M-Sa

Expanded paid area spring

Ballard

Edge

$1.00

4

8-6 M-Sa

Expanded paid area spring

Ballard Locks

n/a

$2.00 
May – Sept. 
$1.00 
Oct. – April

4

8-6 M-Sa

April/
October

Belltown

South

$2.50

2

8-8 M-Sa

None

Belltown

North

$1.50

4

8-8 M-Sa

None

Capitol Hill

North

$3.50

2

8-8 M-Sa

November
Time of day rates

Capitol Hill

South

$2.50

2 /a few 4

8-8 M-Sa

November
Time of day rates

Cherry Hill

n/a

$1.50

2

8-8 M-Sa

November
$2.00/hour

Chinatown/ID

Core

$3.00 (8am-5pm) 
$1.50 (5pm-8pm)

2

8-8 M-Sa

November
Time of day rates

Chinatown/ID

Edge

$1.50

2

8-6 M-Sa

November
Time of day rates

Commercial Core

Retail

$4.00

2

8-8 M-Sa

October
Time of day rates

Commercial Core

Financial

$4.00

2

8-8 M-Sa

None  

Commercial Core

Waterfront

$4.00

2 and 4

8-8 M-Sa

None

Denny Triangle

South

$3.00

2

8-8 M-Sa

None

Denny Triangle

North

$1.50

4

8-6 M-Sa

None

First Hill

n/a

$4.00

2

8-8 M-Sa

New! August/ September

Fremont

n/a

$1.50

2

8-8 M-Sa

None

Green Lake

n/a

$1.00

2

8-8 M-Sa

Under
dev-
elopment

Pike-Pine

n/a

$2.50

2 / a few 4

8-8 M-Sa

October
$3.00/hour

Pioneer Square

Core

$3.00 (8am-11am) 
$4.00 (11am-6pm)

2

8-6 M-Sa

April-May

Pioneer Square

Edge

$2.50 (8am-11am) 
$3.50 (11am-6pm

2

8-6 M-Sa

April-May

Roosevelt

n/a

$1.00

4

8-6 M-Sa

September
Extended 8 PM

South Lake Union 

Area NW of Broad

$1.00

10

8-6 M-Sa

November
Time of day rates

South Lake Union 

10-hour spaces

$2.00

10

8-6 M-Sa

November
Time of day rates

South Lake Union 

2-hour spaces

$2.00

2

8-6 M-Sa

November
Time of day rates

U-District

Core

$2.50

2

8-8 M-Sa

None

U-District

Edge

$1.00

4

8-8 M-Sa

September
Back to 6 PM

Uptown

Core

$1.50

2

8-8 M-Sa

None

Uptown

Edge

$1.50

4

8-8 M-Sa

None

Uptown Triangle

n/a

$1.50

10/ a few 4

8-6 M-Sa

None

Westlake Ave North

n/a

$1.00

2-, 4-, and "all day" available varies in corridor

9-4 M-Fr

Effective March 30

Notes:

  • Proposed month of change is approximate.
  • Click here to see the details of the 2015 changes, which are based on the results of the 2015 Annual Paid Parking Study data collection effort.
  • Most blockfaces with 2 hour time-limits and where payment extends to 8pm allow purchase of 3 hours after 5 pm.
  • Many streets have morning, afternoon or other restrictions when parking is not allowed. Always check specific pay station and street parking signs.

 

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