Home to the NFL’s Cleveland Browns, FirstEnergy Stadium is located in the heart of downtown Cleveland. FirstEnergy Stadium parking can be a frustrating and expensive experience if you don’t plan ahead.
Our parking guide will give you all the ins and outs of parking in downtown Cleveland. With our directions, pricing, and helpful tricks, you’ll be able to get into the game with a smile on your face and a few extra dollars in your wallet.
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Explore parking options for each FirstEnergy Stadium event and use SpotHero to reserve a parking space ahead of time!
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Best Parking Lots & Garages Near FirstEnergy Stadium
Official parking lots for FirstEnergy Stadium are available only to season ticket holders. There are a number of public parking facilities within walking distance of the stadium for other fans. Prices range from $18 for a parking garage, to $46 for a premium lot next to the stadium that allows tailgating.
|Address – Lot Name||Price||Reservations||Distance to Gate||Walking Time|
|801 Rockwell Avenue||$23||Book Now!||0.7 mi||14 mins|
|AECOM Garage||$25||Book Now!||0.6 mi||12 mins|
|606 Summit Ave – Sells Quickly!||$46||Book Now!||0.2 mi||4 mins|
|RV/Bus Lot||$80||Book Now!||1.4||30 mins|
|2063 E 4th St||$18||Book Now!||0.9 mi||20 mins|
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Parking at the official Cleveland Browns lots is not available for purchase on game day. Season ticket holders may purchase passes at these lots before the season.
|Dock 20 Lot||Go!|
|West 3rd Lot||Go!|
|Northcoast District Port Authority Visitor Lot||Go!|
|Dock 32 Lot||Go!|
FirstEnergy Stadium Official Parking Lot Map
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There are a number of lots near FirstEnergy Stadium that allow for tailgating before the game. Tailgating is, after all, a Cleveland Browns tradition. The Cleveland Municipal Lot is the most popular place to head to before the game.
- An official tailgate party is hosted by the Cleveland Browns at the northern enclosure for all ticketholders starting two hours prior to the game.
- Unofficial tailgating happens starting early in the morning at most parking lots.
- Cleveland Municipal parking lot on Marginal is the most acclaimed unofficial tailgate party.
- While tailgating happens, you can get into trouble if you get to rowdy or cause problems for other vehicles.
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The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) bus system
Check out the DCA website for information about bus routes and the HealthLine. Outlying areas can get into downtown using the HealthLine, which operates 24 hours a day.
Rapid Transit Rail
Downtown Cleveland has three rail lines that carry people into and throughout Downtown. All rail lines meet at the main terminal at Tower City Center. Check out their RTA Routes when planning your trip to FirstEnergy Stadium via rail.
Free Downtown Trolleys
Park anywhere downtown and take a trolley to the game!
E-Line Trolley serves the Warehouse District on W 9 and W 6 streets, Public Square and Tower City, the Entertainment District on E 4 Street, the theatres in PlayhouseSquare, Cleveland State University, and other commercial spots on Lower Euclid Avenue.
The B-Line circles Superior and Lakeside Avenues between W 6 Street in the Warehouse District and E 12 Street. It serves the State Office Building, Public Square and Tower City, Cleveland Public Library, the Convention Center, Cleveland City Hall, the Federal Office Building, Cuyahoga County offices and many other commercial locations.
Operates 7 am – 7 pm Monday through Friday.
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Parking for disabled is available in the Gateway East Garage and Collection Auto Group Centre Garage, with access to the stadium from there. Parking is available on a first come, first served basis. Vehicles must display proper credentials to be allowed to park in a handicapped zone.
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CLICK “DIRECTIONS” IN THE TOP LEFT OF THE MAP FOR THE QUICKEST ROUTE TO FIRSTENERGY STADIUM.
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Official FirstEnergy Stadium Parking Page | This page provides transportation and parking information for FirstEnergy Stadium during game day.
SpotHero | Compare parking options near FirstEnergy Stadium and book a guaranteed reservation ahead of time! Save money by finding the best deals.
Parkopedia FirstEnergy Stadium | Check out Parkopedia – the encyclopedia of available parking! It’ll expand your options for game day parking and provide info about the different lots.
Stadium Journey | Stadium Journey provides some great info, including parking tips, user reviews, and amenities in and around downtown. Check it out for history and other fun facts about The Cleveland Browns and the stadium!
FirstEnergy Stadium Yelp Page | Get tips, tricks, and reviews from the people! Read through Yelp’s FirstEnergy Stadium website to get parking tips and hints from those who’ve done it before.