Greater Portland Parking Guide

Greater Portland Parking Guide

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PARKING IN GREATER PORTLAND, MAINE

Street parking, Pay Stations, and Garages galore

Don’t Stress! On-street parking, surface lots, and garages across Greater-Portland, Maine have you covered.


PARKING ACROSS GREATER PORTLAND 

Westbrook Riverfront, Photo Credit: CFW Photography
Westbrook Riverfront, Photo Credit: CFW Photography
CAPE ELIZABETH/ FORT WILLIAMS PARK
Free parking areas remain available in the rear areas of Fort  Williams Park. May 1 – November 1 $2/hour with 2-hour  minimum ($4 minimum per visit) for premium parking, $10  for full day, and $15 for season pass at Fort Williams Park. 
FREEPORT
Free 1- or 2-hour street parking in most areas. Free unlimited parking at Freeport Village Station and L.L. Bean. 
SOUTH PORTLAND
Free unlimited, except permit areas, and no on-street  parking midnight to 6am from Dec 1-April 1.
WESTBROOK
Free 1- or 2-hour street parking in most areas. Downtown lot signs designate free 6-hour / all-day public (shared with  city employee) parking. 
OTHER TOWNS
Please check with towns for local ordinances. Free unlimited street parking unless otherwise designated.

PARKING IN PORTLAND

Fort Sumner Park, Photo Credits: Serena Folding
Fort Sumner Park, Photo Credits: Serena Folding
PAY STATION
Pay station dashboard receipts can be used at any metered  space throughout Portland, and are valid even if the car is  moved to other spots within the city. However, posted time limits for spaces apply regardless of receipt’s expiration time.
METERS
After posted time limits, the vehicle must be moved to a new spot. $2.50 per hour, with most allowing a two hour maximum. 
MOBILE PAY
Keep your eyes peeled for Passport Parking signs posted in  designated parking zones, including meters. All you’ll need is  a smartphone and the PassportParking app. Notifications are  sent when time is running out, so you can extend your time  remotely! Posted time limits are expected to still apply. 
FREE ON-STREET
All on-street parking in Portland is free 6pm until 9am Monday-Saturday, all day Sunday, and on major holidays.
ACCESIBLE PARKING
If you need accessible parking, those with limited mobility are exempt from meter fees on-street parking in Portland, and can park twice the posted time limit at the metered or zoned  spot. 

PARKING LOTS + GARAGES IN PORTLAND, MAINE

ANGELO’S ACRE LOT
(65 spots) 441 Commercial St 
207-874-8444 
$5/day, 15-day max
FORE STREET GARAGE  
(423 spots) 427 Fore St 
207-871-1290 
$6/hr | Max $45 | $195 
Open: Daily 6am – 9pm
PORTLAND SQUARE  
(237 spots) 46 Cross St 
207-747-4230 
$5/hr | Month $140 
Open: Sun-Sat 24 hrs/day
CASCO BAY GARAGE 
(419 spots) 54 Commercial St 
207-774-8653 
$5/hr | Max $40 | Month $170 
Open: Fri-Sat 5am – 1:15am  
Mon-Thu, Sun 5am-12:45am 
HOLIDAY INN BY THE BAY 
(285 spots) 60 Spring St Downtown 207-775-2311 
1 hr $2 | Max $17 | Month $120 
Open: Mon-Sun 24 hrs/day
THE PRESS HOTEL  (VALET ONLY)  
119 Exchange St 
207-808-8800 
24 hrs $36 
$10 parking for catering events 
Open: Sun-Sat 24 hrs/day
CUMBERLAND COUNTY COURTHOUSE GARAGE 
(328 spots) 188 Newbury St 
207-871-5890 
1 Hour $3.50 | 2 hours $7 | Max $25 Month $155
HUB FURNITURE PARKING LOT
(32 spots) 291 Fore St  
207-773-1789 
Flat Rate $10.00 | Month $110.00 Open: Mon, Thu 9am-7pm | Tue-Wed  Fri 9am-6pm | Sat 9am-5pm  
Sun 12pm-5pm
PUBLIC MARKET GARAGE 
(595 spots) 315 Cumberland Ave  
207-774-0027 
$5/hr | 24 Hours $35 | Month $165  
Open: Mon-Fri 7am – 5:30pm
CUSTOM HOUSE SQUARE GARAGE 
(761 spots) 25 Pearl St  
207-774-2203 
$5/hr | Max $40 | Month $170 
Open: Mon-Thu 7am – 11pm 
Fri-Sat 7am – 12am | Sun 9am – 6pm
MIDTOWN PARKING LOT
(175 spots) 44 Free St Downtown Portland, ME 04101  
207-772-7716 
$2/hr | Early Bird $12 day | (Mon-Fri in by  12pm) Max $14 |Month $120
SIMBA PARKING 
(115 spots) 216 Fore St  
207-772-5354 
Flat Rate $15 or $30 overnight Open: Fri 10:30am – 6pm  
Sat 8am – 6pm | Sun 9am – 4pm
DIMILLO’S ON THE WATER LOT 
(317 spots) 25 Long Wharf 
207-747-4230 
1 hr $6 | Max $40 | Month $150 
Early Bird $10 (In by 10am, out by 6pm)
MONUMENT SQUARE GARAGE 
(340 spots) 346 Cumberland Ave 207-773-2761 
$3/hr | Max $35 | Month $145 
Open: Mon-Fri 7am – 6pm
SPRING STREET GARAGE 
(565 spots) 45 Spring St 
207-874-2842  
$28/day | $3/hr | Month $130 
Open: Mon-Sat 6am-1am. Sun 8am-1am
ELM STREET GARAGE  
(398 spots) 21 Elm St 
207-871-1106 
1 hr $3 | Max $28 | Month $130 
Open: Mon-Fri 6am – 10pm  
Sat 8am – 10pm
OCEAN GATEWAY GARAGE 
(720 spots) 167 Fore St  
207-772-6327 
$5/hr | 24 hrs $50 | Month $180  
Open: Sun-Sat 24 hrs/day
TEMPLE STREET GARAGE 
(620 spots) 11 Temple St 
207-772-5762 
$5/hr | Max $40 | Month $170  
Open: Mon-Sat 7am – 12am 
Sun 12pm – 12am
FISHERMAN’S WHARF 
(250 spots) 202 Commercial St  
207-747-4230 
$7/hr | 24 Hours $30 (ends at 7am) Evening $5/hr (In after 5pm, out by 7am) Month $150
ONE CITY CENTER GARAGE 
(600 spots) 23 Free St  
207-871-1080 
$5/hr | 24 hrs $50 | Month $150  
Open: Sun-Sat 24 hrs/day
THAMES STREET PARKING LOT
(30 spots) 70 Thames St 
207-874-8444 
$10/24 hrs, 15-day max
FISH PIER 
(165 spots) 320 Commercial St  
207-874-2842 
Flat Rate $10/day | Month $110  
Open: Mon-Sun 24 hrs/day
PORTLAND HARBOR HOTEL
(195 spots, Valet only) 468 Fore St 207-775-9090 
24 hrs $38 | Open: Sun-Sat 24 hrs/day
TOP OF THE OLD PORT  
(540 spots) 119 Pearl St 
207-828-1212 
$3/hr | Until Closing $16 | Month $115  Open: Mon-Fri 7am – 6pm

OTHER PARKING INFORMATION

SNOW BANS

Please check towns for local times, snow ban procedures, and free or discounted lots. Town ticketing, towing, and storage fees may be assessed.  

BOAT TRAILER

Portland’s East End Beach and South Portland’s Bug Light.

BOAT

Harbor marinas in Portland, South Portland,  Falmouth, Freeport, and area yacht clubs.


All parking fees are subject to change. Please call businesses ahead of time to ensure pricing and account for any updates or schedule changes. If you want to report a change so we can keep our list as up-to-date as possible, email changes to news@visitportland.com.