Oakland International Airport Offers Free Parking to Passengers Traveling Between Holidays
-- Depart Midweek and Park FREE for Up To Three Days --
OAKLAND, CA (Oct. 25, 2013) – Oakland International Airport (OAK) is giving passengers yet another reason to fly from OAK this holiday season with up to three days of free parking for passengers departing mid-week between Thanksgiving Day, November 28th and December 19th, a $66.00 value. Passengers flying from OAK can save time and money by enjoying the convenience of more than 7,000 parking spaces, most within walking distance of the terminals, while receiving up to three days of free parking.
"Our Park Free promotion between Thanksgiving and the December holidays has been very popular over the past few years," said Deborah Ale Flint, Aviation Director for the Port of Oakland, which owns and operates OAK. “We are pleased to provide Bay Area travelers with savings over the holidays while they enjoy the great travel experience at OAK."
This is the fourth time OAK has offered the Free Parking program and the third consecutive year it has been offered during the November to December time frame. It’s a great time for travelers to experience parking at OAK, the only truly on-airport parking.
Upon registering to print a coupon, passengers departing Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday starting on November 28th through December 19th will receive up to three days of free parking, a $66 value. The coupon is valid for parking in OAK’s Daily Lot, located directly across from the terminals, and is available for immediate download at oaklandairport.com/parkfree. Customers interested in downloading the coupon can follow these steps:
- Register at oaklandairport.com/parkfree and print the parking coupon.
- Print the airline e-ticket receipt that shows a departure from OAK on a Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday between November 28th and December 19th.
- Park in OAK’s Daily Lot and pull a parking lot ticket when entering.
- Present paper parking coupon, airline e-ticket receipt, driver's license, and parking lot ticket to the attendant when exiting.
Passenger airlines currently offer more than 300 daily flights from OAK to destinations across the United States and Mexico, including four Hawaiian Islands, with new international service to Oslo, Norway and Stockholm, Sweden beginning in May 2014. The “Park Free” offer provides another great reason to “Park Close and Fly On-time” at Oakland International Airport.
About the Port of Oakland:
The Port of Oakland oversees the Oakland seaport, Oakland International Airport, and 20 miles of waterfront. The Oakland seaport is the fifth busiest container port in the U.S.; Oakland International Airport is the second largest San Francisco Bay Area airport offering over 300 daily passenger and cargo flights; and the Port’s real estate includes commercial developments such as Jack London Square and hundreds of acres of public parks and conservation areas. Together, through Port operations and those of its tenants and users, the Port supports more than 73,000 jobs in the region and nearly 827,000 jobs across the United States. The Port of Oakland was established in 1927 and is an independent department of the City of Oakland. Connect with the Port of Oakland and Oakland International Airport through Facebook, or with the Port on Twitter, YouTube, and at www.portofoakland.com.