Ballina Airport Long Term Parking

Ballina airport parking map - Long stay

For Ballina Airport long-term parking, you'll find several safe and affordable options close to the terminal. Check out the table below for all available long-term parking options.


Overview of Ballina Airport Long Term Parking

Car ParkCost per WeekService + Travel Time 
General Car Park$160.00Walk: 1 min Info
Reserved Parking$200.00Walk: 1 minBook
Premium Car Park$240.00Walk: 2 - 5 minInfo

The rates above are drive-up rates and therefore can and will differ from online rates.


Conducting some research before you leave home will help you secure the best Ballina Airport long term parking rates possible, and remove many of the pressures and additional costs that can come with finding a place to park close to the terminal last minute. This guide is designed to help you find the best parking option, depending on what matters most to you. Read on for parking rates, details on long-term car parks, maps, and links to other resources.


Ballina Airport Long Stay Parking Options

For stays of 24 hours or more, you can choose between the General Car Park, Premium Car Park, and Reserved Parking. The airport owns and maintains the General Car Park, Premium Car Park, and Reserved Parking. All three car parks provide safe, secure long-stay parking at a reasonable price, however, the General Car Park and Reserved Parking are basic open-air lots, while the Premium Car Park is undercover.

The Reserved Car Park accepts online reservations, while the General Car Park and Premium Car Park do not. The major differences between the facilities relate to their rates, opening hours, accepted payment methods, and security features:  


General Car Park ($160.00 for 1 week)


Under its new name the General Car Park Ballina, the Long Stay Car Park is within short walking distance of the terminal building and is open to meet the first and last flights of the day. 

Travellers can book their parking on-site when they leave the car park through the exit barrier (card only), or by paying at one of the payment machines within the terminals, with a card or cash. 

  • Hours: 24/7
  • Service: Walking Distance
  • Distance to Airport: 3 min walk
  • Height Restrictions: N/A

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Reserved Parking ($200.00 for 1 week)

Reserved Parking Ballina Airport

Reserved Parking is the newest addition to the Ballina Byron Airport. It carries a flat rate of $25 per day and is the closest car lot to the terminals. This car park allows you to reserve a spot up to 10 minutes in advance before arriving and allows you to cancel your booking an hour before your entry.

Please note that tickets for Reserved Parking can not be bought in person and this car park does not offer undercover parking. 

  • Hours: 24/7
  • Service: Walking Distance
  • Distance to Airport: 1 - 2 min walk
  • Height Restrictions: N/A

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Premium Car Park ($240.00 for 1 week)

premium-car-park-ballina-airportThe Premium Car Park, which used to be called the Short Stay Car Park, is the second-closest car park to the terminals and offers shade sails. In addition, there are a few disabled parking spaces that are available right in front of the main entry. This car park has a daily flat rate of $30.00.

  • Hours: 24/7
  • Service: Walking Distance
  • Distance to Airport: 1 min walk
  • Height Restrictions: 2.4 metres

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Ballina Airport Long-Term Parking Rates

Ballina Airport's long-term parking rates vary based on the car park you choose and the duration of your stay. The General Car Park is the most affordable option, charging $160.00 for one week and $300.00 for two weeks.

The Reserved Car Park and Premium Car Park are closer to the terminals and therefore more expensive. The Reserved Car Park rates start at $200.00 for one week and $375.00 for two weeks. The Premium Car Park, the priciest option, charges $240.00 for one week and $450.00 for two weeks.

For a detailed comparison of long-term parking drive-up rates at Ballina Airport, please refer to the table below.

Ballina Airport Long Term Parking Rates

Car ParkCost per Week (8 Days)Cost per 2 Weeks (15 Days)
General Car Park$160.00$300.00
Reserved Parking$200.00$375.00
Premium Parking$240.00$450.00


Ballina Airport Parking Map

You can view the map below, to see where the car parks are located to the terminals. 



Ballina Airport Long-Term Parking Tips

      • To save on costs, pre-book your parking at least 1 to 2 weeks in advance. You can pre-book at any official car park on the Ballina Airport website, but keep in mind that only the Reserved Car Park is available for online booking. The General and Premium Car Parks can only be booked in person at the airport.
      • For covered long-term parking, choose the Premium Car Park, located directly behind the Reserved Car Park, which offers covered parking when available. The Reserved Car Park is the closest to the terminals and allows for online reservations.
      • Motorbike long-term parking is available at any of the car parks. Note that the Premium Car Park has a height restriction of 2.4 meters. The General Car Park has no height restrictions but has a length limit of up to 6.5 meters.



While we’ve made every attempt to report on Ballina Byron Gateway Airport parking rates accurately, prices do fluctuate based on factors such as capacity, how long you intend on parking for and service type. The rates featured on this page were calculated based on drive-up rates in July 2024. Always consult the official Ballina Byron website for the most updated rates & information. 

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