Chicago Bears Parking Information
Standard Parking manages the parking and on-site traffic operations at Soldier Field. Please call the Standard Parking Customer Service Hotline at (312) 235-7724 if you have questions about parking or if you would like to obtain parking rates.
Buses... may park at the Adler Planetarium Lot (for a designated fee), just northeast of Soldier Field. Parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Pre-Paid parking is available for Buses, Limos, and RVs/Campers at http://soldierfield.clickandpark.com/.
Campers/Recreational Vehicles... may park at the Adler Planetarium Lot (for a designated fee), just northeast of Soldier Field. Parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Overnight parking is not permitted in parking areas.
Cars... must be parked in marked stalls. Patrons cannot buy or save parking spaces for tailgating or late arriving patrons. Backing into parking stalls is not permitted.
Coupons... For security purposes, game day parking coupons must be visibly displayed on the rear-view mirror of all vehicles. Coupons are required to park in the North Garage, Waldron Deck and South Lot. Cash will NOT be accepted at these parking lot entrances. Coupons can also be purchased for the Burnham Harbor and Adler Planetarium Surface Lots.
Cash... Cash is accepted on a limited basis at the Alder Planetarium for $49 and Burnham Harbor for $50. Cash prices are subject to change without notice.
Hours of Operation & Access... Parking lots open four hours prior to kickoff. All patrons must leave the parking facilities two hours after the conclusion of the game.
- 31st Street Parking Lot (shuttle service provided) (Cash and Coupons Available)
- McCormick Place Lake Side Center Underground Garage (Cash Only)
- Adler Planetarium Lot - recreational vehicles, campers, buses and cars (Coupons and Cash Available)
- Burnham Harbor Lot - after boating season (Coupons and Cash available)
- Soldier Field North Garage (coupon required)
- Soldier Field South Lot (coupon required)
- Soldier Field Waldron Deck (coupon required)
- For other parking alternatives go to http://www.chicagobears.com/
Garages/Parking Decks... Oversized trucks, trailers, buses RVs/Campers are only allowed to park in the Adler Planetarium. Stretch limousines with coupons are limited to less than 25’ in the North Garage on a limited basis. No cash will be accepted at parking entrances to the North Garage, Waldron Deck, and South Lot.
In and Out... privileges are not permitted.
Parking Ban... Please be attentive to parking postings on city streets. Parking on certain city streets may require a city-issued permit. Areas that may be affected are bounded by west of Lake Shore Drive, Cermak to the south, Clark to the west, and Roosevelt to the north.
Policies... The following elements are NOT allowed in enclosed parking garages or open-air lots:
- Advertising banners or displays
- Disorderly conduct
- Grills/open fires are prohibited in enclosed garages and the lower level of Waldron Deck (allowed in open air surface lots)
- Picketing or political campaigning
- Saving parking spaces
- Tents of any size
- Tethered blimps, balloons, and other oversized inflatables
- Weapons, fireworks
Restrooms... are located in the North Garage and the Waldron Deck.
Shuttles... Shuttles are available at McCormick Surface Lot. Free shuttles begin running five hours prior to kickoff. The shuttle is accessible from the 31st Street Surface Lot. After the game, shuttles will be stationed at 18th Street to return fans to the McCormick Place Surface Lot. It is about a 5-minute ride but due to excessive crowds following the game, fans taking the shuttle may experience minor delays.
Tailgating... is allowed on all surface lots and on the upper level of the Waldron Deck. Party set-ups and grills that exceed the one designated parking space will either be relocated within the designated area or closed down. Grills and open fires are strictly prohibited in the North Garage and the lower level of the Waldron Deck.
Vehicle Search... Vehicles parking in the open-air lots and in the garages adjacent to Soldier Field are subject to a security search by authorized personnel.
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