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Parking Lot District (PLD) Parking Rates and Hours

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NEW RATES EFFECTIVE ON OR ABOUT JULY 5, 2017

Cordell-St. Elmo (Garage 40), Metropolitan (Garage 49), Bethesda-Elm (Garage 57): $1.25 per hour.

  • On-street: $2.25 per hour
  • Lots: $1.50 per hour
  • All other Garages: $1.00 per hour
  • Parking Convenience Sticker (PCS) Monthly Permit: $150.00. To learn more about parking permits, click here.
Hours Requiring Payment
  • On-street: Mon-Sat, 9am - 10pm
  • Lots: Mon-Fri, 7am - 10pm
  • Garages: Mon-Fri, 7am - 10pm

Bethesda Garage

Free Parking

  • On Saturdays only at Lots & Garages.
    • On-street parking requires payment from 9 am - 10 pm
  • On Sundays
  • County Holidays
Parking Rates
  • On-street: $1.00 per hour
  • Lots: $0.80 per hour (Both short & long term)
  • Garages: $0.70 per hour (Both short & long term)

  • Garage 60 & 61: $1.00 per hour
  • Parking Convenience Sticker (PCS) Monthly Permit: $123.00. To learn more about parking permits, click here.
Hours Requiring Payment
  • On-street: Mon-Fri, 9am - 6pm
  • Lots: Mon-Fri, 7am - 7pm
  • Garages: Mon-Fri, 7am - 7pm
Montgomery Hills Commercial District
Parking Rates
  • Short Term (4 Hours or Less): $0.50 per hour
  • Long Term (More Than 4 Hours): $0.50 per hour
  • Parking Convenience Sticker (PCS) Monthly Permit: $90.00. To learn more about parking permits, click here.
Hours Requiring Payment
  • On-street: Mon - Fri, 9am - 6pm
  • Lots: Mon - Fri, 9am - 6pm

Silver Spring Garage

Free Parking on Sat, Sun and County Holidays

Parking Rates
  • Short Term (4 Hours or Less): $0.75 per hour
  • Long Term (More Than 4 Hours): $0.60 per hour
  • Parking Convenience Sticker (PCS) Monthly Permit: $113.00. To learn more about parking permits, click here.
Hours Requiring Payment
  • On-street: Mon-Sat, 9am - 6pm
  • Lots: Mon-Sat, 9am - 6pm
  • Garages: Mon-Fri, 9am - 6pm

Wheaton Lot

Free Parking

  • On Saturdays only at Garages.
    • Lots & on-street require payment from 9 am - 6 pm
  • On Sundays
  • County Holidays

Transportation Management Districts (TMDs) Parking Rates and Hours

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ON-STREET RATES EFFECTIVE ON OR ABOUT JULY 2, 2018

Click here to learn more about the New Parking Payment System.

Parking Rates
  • $2.00 per hour
Hours Requiring Payment
  • Mon-Sat, 7am - 10pm

Pike and Rose

Parking Rates
  • Short Term (4 Hours or Less): $1.00 per hour
  • Long Term (More Than 4 Hours): $0.65 per hour
  • Parking Convenience Sticker (PCS) Monthly Permit: $123.00. To learn more about parking permits, click here.
Hours Requiring Payment
  • Mon-Fri, 7am - 7pm

North Bethesda Transportation Management District

Free Parking on Sat, Sun and County Holidays

Parking Rates
  • Short Term (4 Hours or Less): $1.00 per hour
  • Long Term (More Than 4 Hours): $0.65 per hour
Hours Requiring Payment
  • Mon-Fri, 7am - 7pm

Greater Shady Grove Transportation Management District

Free Parking on Sat, Sun and County Holidays

Parking Rates
  • Short Term (4 Hours or Less): $1.00 per hour
  • Long Term (More Than 4 Hours): $0.65 per hour
Hours Requiring Payment
  • Mon-Fri, 7am - 7pm

Friendship Heights Transportation Management District

Free Parking on Sat, Sun and County Holidays

Parking Payment Systems

Pay by Cell

Mobile Payment options is offered by two vendors - MobileNow! and Parkmobile.

Flexible Payment Options - offered by both vendors

Click here to learn more about Pay by Cell

Pay and Display

The Pay and Display system operates like a single space meter where the customer would have to estimate the time and pre pay prior to leaving to their destination.

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Smart Meters

Single Space Parking Meters that accept coins, credit cards and Pay by Cell are now installed in Bethesda and Silver Spring.

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Smart Meters

Pay By Space

The Pay-by-Space System features centralized pay stations that are in convenient locations within public parking garages.

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Pay by Space

Pay on Foot

The Pay On-Foot (POF) System features centralized pay stations are in convenient locations within public parking garages.

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Pay on Foot

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