Getting Around

If where to park is the question, Allentown has the answer! Between plentiful street parking and thousands of spaces throughout affordable parking garages and parking decks, it’s easy to park your car and go.

Parking in 
Allentown

We offer several parking options, and even offers some free-free-free parking options downtown! Parking is FREE after 5 PM on non-event evenings, FREE on Sundays on non-event days, and the first 30 minutes of parking are always free in any of Downtown Allentown’s parking garages! In addition, the APA’s Mobile NOW! App makes paying with your cell phone easy and efficient.

PARKING INFORMATION

How do Pay Stations work?

Pay Stations, which are also available on public surface lots, accept cash and debit/credit cards, or use the Allentown Parking Authority’s new Mobile Now! app.

How do I pay at a parking deck?

Parking decks accept cash and debit/credit cards. 

Can parking be reserved for events?

Yes! Make reservations with the Allentown Parking Authority (APA)’s easy-to-use Park Whiz app.

How does the Free Parking program work?

All metered-space parking on the streets and garages in the PPL event area is free after 5 p.m. on non-PPL event nights.

WHAT OTHER WAYS ARE THERE TO GET AROUND?

Are private ride services available?

 Yes, in addition to taxi service, Lyft and Uber are readily available in the region.

Is there bus service in downtown Allentown?

Find info on LANta Bus Service by going to 
Lanta Bus Schedules

Want to get around via pedal power?

Check out the bike share app at Zagster

Watching your steps and looking to walk?

Walking is always a healthy choice and a downtown walking program supplies info and inspiration at Healthiest Cities and Counties Challenge.

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