Parking

There are various parking locations at the theme parks and hotels of the Disneyland Resort, as well as the Downtown Disney District.

Theme Park Parking

The Disneyland Resort offers convenient parking for Guests of Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park.

Licence Plate Recognition Technology
Automatic licence plate readers may be in use at selected parking locations.

Learn more about how the Disneyland Resort and Downtown Disney District may use automatic licence plate readers.

Available Parking Locations
As you approach the Disneyland Resort, simply follow signs to one of the parking facilities listed below. These 2 locations are close to both of our theme parks.

  • Mickey & Friends Parking Structure
  • Pixar Pals Parking Structure

Daily Parking Rates

  • $25.00 per car or motorcycle Buy Now
  • $30.00 USD per oversized vehicle, motor home or tractor (without trailer)
  • $35.00 USD per bus or tractor (with extended trailer)

Parking is subject to availability. Prices may change without notice.

Preferred Parking
Want closer proximity to elevators and escalators? You may opt to park in designated Preferred Parking spaces—available at the Mickey & Friends Parking Structure and Pixar Pals Parking Structure. Upon arrival, purchase Preferred Parking and a Cast Member will direct you to the appropriate parking spot.

If you've already purchased parking, simply pay the difference for that day's upgrade to Preferred Parking at any Mickey & Friends and Pixar Pals Parking Structure toll booth.

The number of Preferred Parking spaces is limited and subject to availability.

Daily Preferred Parking Rates
  • $40.00 per vehicle
  • $15.00 per vehicle to upgrade pre-purchased parking

Parking is subject to availability. Prices may change without notice.

Operating Hours
Parking locations for the theme parks open 30 minutes prior to the earliest standard Disneyland Resort theme park opening time. Plan to arrive at the Disneyland Resort at the park opening time.

Accepted Payment Methods
  • Cash (bills up to $100 accepted)
  • Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, JCB and Diner's Club
  • Disney Rewards Visa Card or Disney Rewards Redemption Card
  • Disney Gift Cards
  • Disney Dollars
  • Pre-paid parking vouchers

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
A limited number of ChargePoint charging ports can be found in the Mickey & Friends Parking Structure and Pixar Pals Parking Structure. To use a port, you’ll need to scan a ChargePoint card. Need directions to a charging port? Just ask a Cast Member for assistance.

Set up and activate your ChargePoint card.

The ChargePoint website is not controlled by disneyland.com. Different terms of use and a separate privacy policy will apply.

Theme Park Disability Parking

There are a limited number of designated parking spaces for Guests with disabilities at the Mickey & Friends Parking Structure and Pixar Pals Parking Structure. A valid disability parking placard or license plate is required and standard parking rates will apply. Simply follow the signs or ask a Cast Member for directions to disability parking.

Guests will be able to access the parks via a dedicated walkway from the Mickey & Friends and Pixar Pals Parking Structures. The tram is not operating at this time.

Wheelchair, stroller and ECV rentals will be available at Mickey & Friends Parking Structure and Pixar Pals Parking Structure.

Learn more about services for Guests with disabilities, including wheelchair and ECV rentals.

Recreational and Oversized Vehicle Parking

Parking for recreational and oversized vehicles is available at the Mickey & Friends Parking Structure and Pixar Pals Parking Structure.

Parking at any other location designated for the theme parks, hotels or Downtown Disney District is not permitted. Accommodations for overnight parking are not available.



Recreational and Oversize Vehicles
  • Buses
  • Dually trucks
  • Motor homes
  • Passenger vehicles with a trailer
  • Recreational vehicles (RV)
  • RV campers
  • Tractor-trailers

Downtown Disney District Parking

Location
Downtown Disney District Parking is at the Simba Lot, located off of Disneyland Drive, between West Katella Avenue and Disney's Paradise Pier Hotel. 

The first hour of parking costs $10 USD. Validations apply after the first hour of paid parking. 

Enjoy an additional 3 hours of same-day parking with a $20 USD-minimum purchase and validation from any Downtown Disney location—or up to 5 additional hours of same-day parking with validation from any Downtown Disney table-service restaurant.

Beyond these validations, each additional hour costs $14 USD, charged in 30-minute increments, with a minimum $7 USD. The maximum daily parking and lost ticket fee is $66 USD. Parking is subject to capacity. 

Please note that restaurants and lounges within Disneyland Resort hotels do not validate for Downtown Disney District parking areas. 

Downtown Disney Disabilities Parking
Guests with valid disability placards or licence plates may park in any available disability-marked space—subject to space availability. Standard parking rates will apply.

Hotel Parking

For an additional fee, Disneyland Resort hotels offer self-parking for registered hotel Guests. Valet parking is available at Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa. Simply follow the signs directly to your destination—hotel guest parking is not permitted at parking locations designated for the theme parks or at the Downtown Disney District.

Rates For Hotel Guests:

  • Self-parking: $25 per night per vehicle
  • Valet parking: $35 per night per vehicle
  • Oversized vehicle parking: $30 per night per vehicle

Rates for Guests Visiting Selected Restaurants at Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa

  • Storytellers Cafe: 3 hours of complimentary parking—your choice of valet or self-parking—with restaurant validation
  • Napa Rose: 5 hours of complimentary parking—your choice of valet or self-parking—with restaurant validation

Daily Standard Rates:

  • Self-parking: $25 USD per vehicle for the first hour plus $10 USD for each additional hour, with a maximum rate of $65 USD
  • Valet parking: $35 USD per vehicle for the first hour plus $10 USD for each additional hour, with a maximum rate of $105 USD
  • Oversized vehicle parking: $30 USD per vehicle for the first hour plus $10 USD for each additional hour, with a maximum rate of $70 USD

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
At Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa, ask Bell Services about charging port availability.

Parking availability and prices are subject to change. Not all table-service restaurants provide parking validation.

Parking for Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park and the Downtown Disney District is not permitted at hotel parking locations.

Guest Pickup and Drop-Off Locations

Please use either of the following locations to pick up or drop off Guests visiting Disneyland Resort theme parks or the Downtown Disney District:

  • Downtown Disney District – Take Magic Way from Disneyland Drive, then turn left at Downtown Drive and follow signs to the drop-off area. Standard parking rates will apply after the 15-minute grace period.
  • Harbor Boulevard – Enter the drop-off area from the right southbound lane of South Harbor Boulevard between South Manchester Avenue and Disney Way.

These areas may also be used for taxi and rideshare service pickup or drop-off. Please note that while brief waiting is permitted, parking or unattended vehicles are not allowed in either area.

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