Press Release

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority
1 Aviation Circle - Washington, DC 20001-6000 - (703) 417-8370 - Fax: (703) 417-8371

Wednesday, May 05, 2004

Reagan National Parking Alert

 Parking Expected to be Heavily Used As Passengers Increase at Reagan National Airport
Drivers Asked to Call Ahead

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority is advising travelers who wish to park at Reagan National Airport to call ahead since parking may be limited during the Spring and Summer season.

As passenger numbers continue to increase at the Airport, the parking lots and garages fill up regularly. The busiest days for the Daily Garages are Tuesday - Thursday and on Friday - Sunday the Economy Lot fills.

The Airports Authority encourages passengers to call ahead to determine parking availability and to consider alternative means to reach the Airport such as taking Metro or other ground transportation options. For information on ground transportation options, visit the Airports Authority website at www.mwaa.com

Parking lot attendants who answer the phone will provide up-to-date information on available parking spaces.

The number to call is: 703-417-PARK or 703-417-7275.