Park in a parking garage or parking lot

Exterior photo of the Wall Street Garage

Parking Garages

The City of Asheville operates four parking garages (click here for real-time space availability); each is open for public parking 24/7, and offers hourly, daily, and monthly parking.

Hourly Parking

The hourly rates in all garages are:

  • Less than one hour: $0.00 (free)
  • Each additional/partial hour: $2.00
  • Daily Maximum: $20.00
  • Lost Ticket: $25.00

Hourly payment options include:

  • from your vehicle, using VISA or MasterCard credit or debit cards at payment kiosks located at the exit lanes of each of the garages, or;
  • at pedestrian kiosks, available at all garages before returning to a vehicle, using VISA, MasterCard or cash (bills only, no coins will be accepted).

Monthly Parking

The monthly rates in all garages are:

  • Biltmore Avenue Garage:
    • 12-hour permit: $110/month
    • 24-hour permit: $130/month
  • Harrah’s Cherokee Center – Asheville Garage: $100/month (24/7 access)
  • Rankin Avenue Garage: $110/month (24/7 access)
  • Wall Street Garage: $120/month (24/7 access)
Parking Garages

Parking Garages

Parking Garage Name

Location/Street Address

Height Clearance

Parking Options

Biltmore Avenue Garage 61 South Lexington Avenue 7′, 0″ Hourly Parking
Monthly Parking (space is available)
Harrah’s Cherokee Center – Asheville Garage 68 Rankin Avenue 6′, 5″ Hourly Parking
Monthly Parking (space is available)
Rankin Avenue Garage 12 Rankin Avenue 7′, 4″ Hourly Parking
Monthly Parking (waiting list)
Wall Street Garage 45 Wall Street 7′, 4″ Hourly Parking
Monthly Parking (waiting list)

Parking Lots

The City of Asheville operates several parking lots within downtown Asheville that offer a mix of hourly and monthly parking.

Parking Lots

Parking Lots

Parking Lot Name

Location/Street Address

Parking Options

Parking Lot 13 57 Rankin Avenue Monthly Parking (waiting list)
Parking Lot 14 68 1/2 Rankin Avenue Monthly Parking (waiting list)
Parking Lot 15 130 North Lexington Avenue Hourly Metered Parking, $1.50/hour
Parking Lot 17 20 O Henry Avenue Hourly Parking – Passport Parking Only, $1.50/hour
Monthly Parking (waiting list)
Parking Lot 18 76 Haywood Street Temporarily free
Parking Lot 19 37 Page Avenue Monthly Parking (waiting list)
Parking Lot 20 50 Asheland Avenue Monthly Parking (space is available)
Valley Street Parking Lot 55 Valley Street  Temporarily free
Marjorie Street Parking Lot 17 Marjorie Street Free public parking:
Monday – Friday, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m.
Saturday and Sunday, all day

Note: public parking is not available Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; vehicles must be moved out of the lot during these hours.


Special Events

A pay-on-entry fee is charged during special event parking. The fee is $9 for single-day events, or $7 for events that occur over multiple days.

Parking Services designates special event parking when a large number of people are expected to exit a parking garage or lot at the same time. Cash, parking voucher (coupon), Visa or MasterCard are accepted. Our staff will collect payment from each vehicle as it enters the garage, and each vehicle will be issued a special event parking ticket. The ticket will be valid until 6:00 am the following day. If you park beyond the time limit, you will be required to make an additional payment when exiting.

Contact Information
45 Wall Street

Last Updated: November 1, 2021