Virginia Beach parking

Are you craving some beach time this summer? One of the most important—and far too often overlooked—parts of your beach trip is knowing where to park. This helps you avoid hauling your whole crew and all your things for miles down to the beach, getting your car towed for parking in the wrong area, or overpaying for parking. Here’s our quick guide to finding Virginia Beach Parking. We also include Google maps to each Virginia Beach parking location to help you find your way!

In this post we will let you know all about parking at Virginia Beach so you can get the most out of your trip. The City of Virginia Beach ensures there is plenty of parking by offering seven paid parking lots and garages in the resort area. In fact, there is a new parking garage now open on 25th Street too! All of the parking lots/garages are oceanfront for easy beach access.

Depending on how long you plan on spending at the beach, you might choose different lots to park in because some are fixed rate and some are variable rate. The fixed rate tends to be $7 MondayThursday and $10 FridaySunday.

Places to Park in Virginia Beach

The fixed rate parking lots are:

19th Street North and South: 534 total spaces

Operating Hours:
8am to 12:30am (midnight)
Towing enforced at 2:30am

Rates:
$7 Monday – Thursday
$10 Friday – Sunday

4th Street Lot: 65 total spaces

Operating Hours:
8am to 12:00am (midnight)
Towing enforced at 12:00am (midnight)

Rates:
$7 Monday – Thursday
$10 Friday – Sunday
Oversized vehicle Rates*:
*May not unhitch trailer from vehicle
$15 for day parking
$25 for overnight parking

Rudee Loop Lot: 152 total spaces

Operating Hours:
8am to 12:00am (midnight) with Attendant
Towing enforced at 12:00am (midnight)

8am to 8:00pm without Attendant (pay meter)
Towing enforced at 8:00pm

Rates​:
$7 Monday – Thursday
$10 Friday – Sunday

2nd Street Lot: 101 total spaces

Operating Hours:
8am to 12:00am (midnight)
Towing enforced at 12:00am (midnight)

Rates*:
$7 Monday – Thursday
$10 Friday – Sunday

*Pay meter when Attendant not On Duty

The variable rate lots

Find rates by visiting the following link and the variable lots are listed below.

31st Street Garage

25th Street Garage

9th Street Garage

You can pay for any of the parking with a credit or debit card so don’t worry about digging for change or making sure you have cash before you head to the beach. You can also pay by phone for on-street metered parking.

We hope this helps you with your next Virginia Beach vacation! Enjoy the sand, sun, and waves!