Market Street Parking Garage


550 E Market Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902

  • Monday through Wednesday, 6 am to Midnight
  • Thursday through Saturday, 6 am to 1 am
  • Sunday, Noon to 10 pm

  • First hour is free
  • $1 per half hour or portion there of
  • $12 daily maximum per ticket issued
  • Lost or missing ticket $20
Outside the hours of fee collection, parking is free. The garage is open to the public to park or retrieve your vehicle 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The garage is never closed without special notice.

There is no charge to park in the garages on the following days: 
  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Fourth of July
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day
  • Day Limit
Although both garages are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, long term storage of vehicles in either garage is prohibited. Vehicles parked more than 72 hours may be ticketed or towed.