Lucas Oil Stadium is home to the Indianapolis Colts of the NFL and often referred to as the “House That Manning Built” due to the success that long-time quarterback Peyton Manning had while playing for the team. The stadium has a seating capacity of 70,000 fans and hosted the Superbowl in 2012, along with the NCAA basketball Final Four in 2010 and 2015.
Parking in downtown Indianapolis can be frustrating and expensive. We’ve created a guide to help you sort through the madness! Keep reading to find maps, prices, insider tips, and information on how to reserve parking online in advance!
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Explore parking options near Lucas Oil Stadium and use SpotHero to reserve a space ahead of time!
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Best Parking Near Lucas Oil Stadium
The only official parking lot at Lucas Oil Stadium has a limited number of spaces and fills up quickly on game day. So much so that the Colts don’t even mention it in the parking section of their website. They do, however, point out that there are almost 40,000 parking spaces in lots and garages within easy walking distance of the stadium. Prices at these spaces range from $10 to a reasonable $30, though premium tailgating spots can go for as high as $100. The biggest factor in determining price is walking distance to the stadium. Generally speaking, the further away you parking from the stadium, the less you’ll pay. If you value convenience, expect to pay around $30 for a decent parking spot. Take a look at some of the best parking deals and locations in the table below!
|Address – Lot Name||Price||Reservations||Distance to Gate||Walking Time|
|345 W McCarty St – Lot||$30||Book Now!||0.2 mi||4 mins|
|823 S Kenwood Ave – Lot||$20||Book Now!||0.2 mi||4 mins|
|834 S Kenwood Ave – Lot||$20||Book Now!||0.2 mi||4 mins|
|946 S Kenwood Ave – Lot||$20||Book Now!||0.4 mi||8 mins|
|Irsay Family YMCA – Lot||$10||Book Now!||0.5 mi||11 mins|
|Omni Severin Hotel – Valet||$19||Book Now!||0.3 mi||6 mins|
|501 Madison Ave – 2 spaces, tailgating allowed||$100||Book Now!||0.3 mi||6 mins|
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There are a few open surface parking lots near the stadium that will allow fans to tailgate before the game. Prices can be as high as $100, but the perfect pregame experience can be worth it! SpotHero.com lists a lot at 501 Madison Avenue as allowing tailgating for the price of $100. This price will get you two parking spots, so you can throw up a party tent and fire up the grill!
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Taxis are available in downtown Indianapolis. Yellow Cab offers taxi services for wheelchair clients and may be contacted at (317) 487-7777.
The Indy Go Bus
This bus provides convenient and inexpensive access to all of downtown, with a convenient trip planner available to make navigating the public transportation system a cinch!
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Handicap parking spaces are available at all lots near Lucas Oil Stadium.
There is first-come, first-served accessible parking at Merrill St. and Russell St. Lucas Oil Stadium also offers Drop-Off and Pick-Up locations on the East (Capitol Ave.) and West (Missouri St.) sides of the stadium.
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Click “Directions” in the top left of the map for the quickest route to the Lucas Oil Stadium.
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Downtown Indy Parking Page > Check out the downtown Indianapolis official parking page. The page has parking options and prices, just like we’ve got here.
Lucas Oil Stadium Yelp Page > Read reviews from other fans and get the low down on the bests of the stadium, as well as the surrounding area!
SpotHero.com > Compare parking options near Lucas Oil Stadium and book a space in advance at a location that works for you!
Parkopedia Lucas Oil Stadium > The encyclopedia of parking shows you parking options and alternatives for your Lucas Oil Stadium event.
Stadium Journey > Stadium Journey provides crowd reviews and well as local area information and stadium history.