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Parking & Valet

Navy Pier is pleased to offer convenient, on-site parking to all of our visiting guests. 

Parking options at Navy Pier are easy and convenient with two on-site parking garages, West Garage and East Garage, connected to the Pier. Combined, these garages accommodate 1,500 vehicles. Oversized trucks and vans are recommended to park in the East Garage with a maximum height clearance of 7’9”. The West Garage clearance is 6’3”. All vehicles are subject to search. Cars parked illegally on Navy Pier will be issued citations.

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Navy Pier Parking Options

Standard Parking Rate: $30

Valid at Navy Pier Garages only, 600 E. Grand Avenue. Published garage rates are valid for a 24-hour period starting from the time stamped on the ticket when the car entered the garage. Cars parked beyond the 24 hours will be subject to additional rates.

Motorcycle & Trailer Parking Options

Motorcycle Parking Options – a flat rate of $15.00 per day. Do not enter the parking garages, proceed to our dedicated motorcycle parking area by the Riva Valet in Entrance 1.

Trailer Parking Options – price varies on size of trailer. Proceed to the East garage and press the “assistance” button prior to entering.

*Rates subject to change.

Valet Parking

Harry Caray’s Tavern, Riva Crab House and DMK Burger Bar and Fish Bar

Available at Entrance 1, located just past the entrance and exit to West Parking. Please see valet attendant for ticket. Valet parking rates do not apply to vehicles self-parked in the Navy Pier East or West Garage. $25 minimum purchase for validation at Harry Caray’s Tavern, Riva Crab House and DMK Burger Bar and Fish Bar. All taxes included. With validation, valet rates are as follows:

0 – 6 hours: $15
6 hours – close: $33
Lost ticket and no validation pays maximum rate: $33

All prices subject to change.

Automated Parking Pay Stations

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For your convenience, Navy Pier has installed parking pay stations at various locations throughout the Pier. Pay for parking in advance anytime during your visit.

On-site Navy Pier parking garages afford convenience to all our attractions and venues.

Discounted Remote Alternate Parking Garages


Grand Plaza Park (540 N. State)
Ogden Plaza Self Park (300 E. North Water)
Millennium Park Garage (5 S. Columbus Dr.)

Navy Pier has partnered with three off-site parking garages that will offer discounted parking for $15 when validated at Navy Pier.* Grand Plaza Park (540 N. State), Ogden Plaza Self Park (300 E. North Water Street) and Millennium Park Garage (5 S. Columbus Dr.) are within walking distance to Navy Pier and are serviced by the Navy Pier Trolley seasonally.

  • Grand Plaza Park (540 N. State) – enter from Grand or Ohio Streets
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    Getting to Navy Pier from Grand Plaza Park: Board the Navy Pier Trolley (seasonally) from the west side of State Street between Grand and Illinois or on Illinois just east of State.

    Validating your Parking at Grand Plaza Park:
    Do not pay in advance for parking. Present your parking ticket at the Navy Pier Guest Services desk for validation to receive the $15 discounted parking rate.*

  • Ogden Plaza Self Park (300 E. North Water Street) – from Illinois Street turn right on New Street or McClurg and turn right on E. North Water
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    Getting to Navy Pier from Ogden Plaza Self Park:
    Board the Navy Pier Trolley (seasonally) on Illinois Street at McClurg or walk four blocks east on Illinois to Navy Pier.

    Validating your Parking at Ogden Plaza Self Park:
    Do not pay in advance for parking. Present your parking ticket at the Navy Pier Guest Services desk for validation to receive the $15 discounted parking rate.*

  • Millennium Park Garage (5 S. Columbus Dr.) – enter from Columbus Drive, north of Monroe St. or south of Randolph St., or lower Randolph St.
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    Getting to Navy Pier from Millennium Park Garage:
    Board the Navy Pier Trolley (seasonally) from the north side of Monroe Street between Michigan Ave. and Columbus Dr.

    Validating your Parking at Millennium Park Garage:
    Do not pay in advance for parking. Present your parking ticket at the Navy Pier Guest Services desk for validation to receive the $15 discounted parking rate.*

*Subject to availability. Rates subject to change. The $15 alternate special parking offer is valid year-round at the Grand Plaza Park, Ogden Plaza Self Park and Millennium Park garages. Must obtain validation in order to receive the special rate. Navy Pier Guest Services validates for cars parked at Grand Plaza Park, Ogden Plaza Self Park and Millennium Park garages ONLY. Validation rate provides 12 hours of parking in the Grand Plaza Park, Ogden Plaza Self Park and Millennium Park garages.The alternate parking special rate cannot be applied to Navy Pier East or West Garages (600 E. Grand Ave).

Bus & Motorcoach Parking Options

Navy Pier does not provide bus or motorcoach parking onsite.

Please click here for information on where you can park your bus. Download the Chicago Motorcoach Map and Guide here.

Bus Drop-Off Plan

Due to ongoing construction, buses must follow the Bus Drop-Off Plan when dropping off groups. Please contact your group leader to arrange a pick-up time. Any standing buses will be asked to leave Navy Pier and return when their groups are present for pickup.

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