FOOTBALL PARKING

IMPORTANT: the 2019-2020 season includes a home football game on FRIDAY, september 27. special parking restrictions will apply to this game. Information below relates to parking and shuttle service for Saturday games only.

Parking information for the Friday, September 27 game is available here.

It's football season 

The Maryland Terrapins will host five Saturday games and one Friday game at Capital One Field at Maryland Stadium. The information below relates to parking and shuttle service for the Saturday games. For information about the Friday, September 27 game versus Penn State, please visit umterps.com/fridaynightlights.

If you plan to attend a game, we strongly recommend that you purchase your permits in advance of game day. Parking permits may be purchased on-site at Terrapin Trail Garage if space is available for $20. Online prepay permits are $17.

Football Crowd

If you don't plan to attend the game but need to visit campus during a home game, we recommend you become acquainted with your parking options.

Individuals who park on campus—including students, faculty, staff and visitors—should review our game day vehicle relocation requirements, as almost all campus lots are reserved for football on home game days. 

Single Game Permits

Single game permits purchased in advance of the game are $17. Parking options available for pre-paid permits are viewable on our football parking map.

Fans who arrive on campus on game day without a parking permit will only be able to purchase parking at street-side meters or in Terrapin Trail Garage for $20 (where grilling and open fires are prohibited). Both of these parking options are available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Season Ticket Holders

Season ticket holders receive game day parking permits through the athletics ticket office. Additional parking permits may be purchased through DOTS. 

Terrapin Club Scholarship Fund Parking

Terrapin Club members receive game day parking permits by mail. Refer to the instructions provided on the back of the parking permit for directions to your parking area and visit the Terrapin Club website for additional information.

ADA Accessible Parking

ADA accessible parking is available via the north entrance of Stadium Drive Garage. You may purchase an online permit for any football lot and display both your online pre-paid permit and your disability license plate or placard. 

Vehicles MUST have a disabled license plate or placard to enter an ADA accessible parking area.  

Requests for additional information regarding disabled parking and paratransit should be sent to transportation@umd.edu 72 hours prior to game day. 

RV and Bus Parking

RV parking is available in Lot 11b, located across from the XFINITY Center on Paint Branch Drive. 

  • Parking can be pre-purchased online for $75.
  • Day-of purchases can be made at the lot for $85, credit card only.

Entry to Lot 11b is permitted from 6:00 p.m. until midnight on Friday before game day. Guests will not be guaranteed a spot if arriving on Friday.

There will be NO RV parking on campus for the Friday 9/27 game vs Penn State University. For RV options for this game see our Friday football page.

Guests will need to display their permit to remain in the lot when it opens Saturday morning. Guests must depart by noon on the Sunday following the football game. Please note: there are no water or sewer hookups in this lot.

Alternate RV/Bus Parking Options

Some guests may find it necessary or simply more convenient to park off campus. Cherry Hill Park is located just 10 minutes from campus. Cherry Hill Park is unaffiliated with the University of Maryland. Reservations for Cherry Hill Park must be made online.

Cherry Hill Park is for you if you:

  • Plan to arrive to College Park earlier than 6:00 p.m. on the Friday before game day or wish to depart later than noon on the Sunday after the game.
  • Require water, sewer and/or electric hookups.
  • Arrive to College Park between midnight and 9:00 a.m. on game day.
  • Are looking for an overnight option for the Friday, September 27 Penn State University game.

Quickbus is Shuttle-UM's free service that transports you from your parking lot to Maryland Stadium. The bus runs at the following times:

  • Three hours prior to kickoff until 30 minutes after kickoff
  • Halftime until one hour after the final whistle

Due to on-campus construction, the football Quickbus pick-up/drop-off location has moved (previously lot Q). You can view the route and stops on the football parking map.  

Those needing paratransit and disability accommodations should contact us at 301-314-3687 (4-DOTS) or transportation@umd.edu PRIOR to game day.

With the exception of the 104 College Park Metro route, Shuttle-UM weekend buses do not run until five hours after kick-off.