Parking

Parking areas are fully lit, patrolled by security and equipped with accessible parking. Tap to pay is available at all parking lot exits, at the cashier booth in the short-term lot or at the pay-on-foot machines in the terminal.

Parking map

Short- and Long-Term Lots — New Touchless Payment

Keep your parking ticket right on your phone! Download the TIBA Mobile Access app directly to your apple device or download the TIBA Mobile Access app directly to your android device and follow these simple steps:

  • Entry: use the Bluetooth feature or scan the QR code to enter the short- or long-term parking lots.
  • Exit: use the Bluetooth feature or scan the QR code and complete payment with your debit or credit card using the pay machine.

                 

 

Parking Options
Short-Term Lot

Short-Term Lot

The short-term lot is open and short-term rates will apply: $2 for the first hour and $3 for each additional hour, up to $23 daily. 

Cash, credit and debit payments are accepted at the ticket booth from 5:30 a.m. until a half hour after the last flight.

Credit and debit cards are accepted in the express lane for vehicles departing after closing.

YLW no longer offers free 15-minute parking in this lot. Please use the Cell Phone Waiting Area, located next to Esso at Airport Plaza, if you are waiting to pick up a passenger.

Download the TIBA Mobile Access app to your apple device or download the TIBA Mobile Access app to your android device for touchless entry and exit. 

Long-Term Lot

Long-Term Lot

The Long-Term parking lot is open and long-term rates will apply: $2 for the first hour and $3 for every additional hour, up to $15 daily. Weekly rate of $75.

Credit and debit payments are accepted at the exit gate.

Cash payments are accepted at the short-term ticket booth from 5:30 a.m. until a half hour after the last flight.

Download the TIBA Mobile Access app to your apple device or download the TIBA Mobile Access app to your android device for touchless entry and exit. 

Cell Phone Waiting Area

Cell Phone Waiting Area

Avoid circling the terminal while you wait for your party to arrive.

The cell phone waiting area is a free parking lot located beside Esso at Airport Plaza. Wait in the lot until your party lets you know they're ready to be picked up.  

Cell Phone Waiting Area Map

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

There are four electric vehicle charging stations at the cell phone waiting area, located off Airport Way.

Two fast charging stations can charge a compact electric vehicle in about a half an hour, as compared to a Level-2 stations that requires about three to four hours. The Level-2 chargers are $1.50 per hour, and the fast chargers cost $9 per half hour.

Cell Phone Waiting Area Map

 

Valet Parking

Valet Parking 

New location: the valet parking booth is now located in the short-term parking lot. 

Valet parking service is available whether you are gone for a day, a week or longer!

Passengers arriving by personal vehicle enter the short-term parking lot and drive to the valet kiosk at the north end of the parking lot.  Once you have handed your keys to the valet attendants and provided flight information, you are free to catch your flight!  Upon returning to YLW your car will be waiting near the valet kiosk.
Please note: If there are changes to your return flight, please call 250-765-5612.

A fee of $25 will be added to the final cost of your parking stay using long-term parking rates. Daily long-term rates are $2 for the first hour and $3 for every additional hour, up to $15 daily maximum, and a weekly rate of $75.

Please complete this valet registration form and email it to kelownaairport@group-indigo.com to reserve your spot. 

Gold Pass Program

Gold Pass Program

The Gold Pass parking program is available for frequent travellers. This pass enables passengers to buy a six-month pass (rate as of January 4, 2021 is  $1,100). This then allows for unlimited prepaid parking for one duly registered vehicle, in the short-term parking lot. 

For more information about this program, call 250-765-5612.

Accessible Parking

Accessible Parking

Accessible drop-off locations are available in front the terminal building. Accessible parking is available in the rows closest to the terminal building, in the short- and long-term lots. See the parking map.

YLW also offers a Temporary Accessible Parking Permit Program. This program allows travellers to take their current Accessible Parking Permit with them as they travel, so it can be used at their destination. A permit can be picked up from the Airport Valet Booth. To pick up your permit, call 250-765-5612 .

Long-Term Lot Shuttle

Long-Term Lot Shuttle

Please call 250-765-5612 to arrange for courtesy shuttle pick-up.