Park Covered Parking at Sunshine Coast Airport


If you are searching for on-site, covered parking at Sunshine Coast Airport, Park Covered should be your next stop. As one of the four official parking’s offered at this airport, you can view the rates below in comparison to the other car parks offered, and scroll down for all the specifies related to the Park Covered car park.


Overview of Sunshine Coast Airport Parking Fees

Car ParkCost per WeekService + Travel Time 
Park Covered$240.00Walk: 3 min  -
P Long Term $183.00Walk: 7 min Info
Park Value$183.00Walk: 6 min Info
Park Terminal$216.00Walk: 1 min Info
Short Term$248.00Walk: 1 min    -


About the Park Covered Parking at Sunshine Coast Airport

Park Covered is a fully covered and fenced parking facility located on the Sunshine Coast airport grounds. It is conveniently located so it is only a 3-minute walk to the terminals, however, it does offer rather high parking rates in exchange for its proximity to the terminals, and its protection against all weather elements. 


Park Covered Sunshine Coast Airport Rates

While parking at the Park Covered car park is quite expensive for long term parking, it does offer your car full protection from the weather, as well as proximity to the airport terminals. Additionally, free parking is available for 15 minutes at this car park. After that, rates start at $30.00 for 4 - 24 hours and increase to $120.00 for 3 - 4 days, $240.00 for 7 days, and $480.00 for 15 - 16 days. Each day thereafter will charge a $36.00 daily rate. 

If this price seems steep, consider booking with an open-air or off-site car park, as rates will be considerably less. For a Park Covered Sunshine Coast Airport discount, consider looking at the official airport website for active deals. An extended overview of hourly and daily rates for the Park Covered Car Park at Sunshine Coast Airport can be seen in the table below: 


Park Covered Sunshine Coast Airport Rates

0 - 15 minsFree
15 - 30 mins$9.00
30 - 60 mins$10.00
1 - 2 hours$11.00
2 - 3 hours$15.00
3 - 4 hours$16.00
4 - 24 hours$30.00
1 - 2 days$60.00
2 - 3 days$90.00
3 - 4 days$120.00
4 - 5 days$150.00
5 - 6 days$180.00
6 - 7 days $210.00
*Every day thereafter will incur a daily fee of $30.00 per day. 


Booking & Refund Procedure  


You may book the Park Covered Parking at Sunshine Coast Airport either online or in person. If you book online, you must book for at least 24 hours, and purchase your reservation with a Visa or Mastercard. Please remember to take the credit card you paid for your booking with to the car park on the date of your reservation, as you will need it to enter. 

If you would rather book your stay in person, and incur drive-up rates in doing so, you may do so by driving up to the car park, and pressing the ticket button on the machine as you enter. Once you return to the car park after your trip, you may pay for your ticket at the payment machines located in front of the terminals. Once you have paid, re-insert your ticket into the exit barrier machine and the barrier will lift.


Refunds / Cancellations: 

If you believe you are entitled to a refund, you may submit a claim on the official website of Sunshine Coast Airport. Refunds are given on a case-by-case basis. 

If you wish to cancel your reservation, you must do so 3 hours before the reservation’s arrival time, for a full refund. You may do so through the ‘Manage my Booking’ link sent on your confirmation email. If you wish to cancel within the 3-hour time frame, you will not be eligible for a refund. 


Entrance & Exit Protocol

Entering the Car Park: 

To enter the Park Covered Parking at Sunshine Coast Airport, simply drive up to the gate and scan the credit card that you made your reservation with. Arrive at the car park no more than 1 hour before your reservation time, as your car may not be recognized by the car park’s technology; as a result, you may be charged additional rates. 


Exiting the Car Park:

To exit the Park Covered, simply drive up to the exit barrier and scan the same credit card you used to enter the car park with to exit. The exit barrier will open and viola, you are off! Should you exit the car park later than your pre-booked reservation time, you will be charged additional fees.


Directions to Park Covered Parking at Sunshine Coast Airport

To get to the Park Covered car park, follow the directions below coming from the CBD via car: 

  • Take Sunshine Coast Highway / State Route 70 & N Shore Connection Rd to Airport Drive in Marcoola

  • Continue on Airport Drive and follow the signage for Park Covered Car Park


Additional Information:

  • Disabled parking bays are available 

  • Car Park Height Restrictions: 2.4 metres

  • Should you require any assistance at the Park Covered car park, press the ‘Help’ button at the entry & exit barriers at the car parks to speak with a representative 

  • Bookings made online can be made up to 2 hours before arrival time


All the parking rates and related information cited are approximate and subject to change without notice, but were accurate at the time of publication in February 2024. For the most accurate rates of official airport car parks, visit the official Sunshine Coast Airport website. Please note that you may not book any official Sunshine Coast Airport parking(s) on Flyparks at present. Always read the terms and conditions before booking.

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