How to park for arrivals and departures at the VPS Airport


One of the things that people always worry about when flying is what to do about parking. At the Destin – Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) we are up to $3.50 cheaper per day than other airports!

Depending on what your needs are, The Destin – Fort Walton Beach Airport offers the following parking solutions for your travel needs.

  • No advance payment is necessary when parking in the short-term or long-term areas. Payment is required to leave these areas at the large toll booth.
  • Republic Parking accepts cash, checks, as well as all major credit cards.
  • Handicap parking is available in Short Term and Long Term Parking.
  • Parking rates do not include 6% Florida sales tax.

Our Short Term Parking Rates are very affordable for those short flights or for picking up or dropping off!

0-10 MinutesFree
11-20 Minutes.50
21-40 Minutes$1.00
41-60 Minutes$2.00
Each Additional 30 Minutes$1.00
24 Hour$8.50

For those Long Term Travelers, the parking rates will make your trip less stressful and convenient!

0-10 MinutesFree
11-60 Minutes$1.50
Each additional Hour$1.50
24 Hour$7.00

We also have a Free Cell Phone Parking Area to make it convenient so you don’t have to park when picking up your loved ones! Motorists coming to the Airport to pick up arriving passengers can wait in their vehicles in the free Cell Phone Parking Area.  Once the arriving party reaches the terminal sidewalk with luggage in hand, he or she calls the driver and the waiting motorist can be curbside within minutes to quickly pick up the traveler and be on their way.  The free Cell Phone Parking Area can accommodate up to 40 vehicles.

cell phone lot

If you are in need of transportation to and from the airport and don’t want to drive, taxi and shuttle service is available as well as rental cars from all of the major carriers. Please check out our website for more information.