Downtown Kirkwood is visitor and customer friendly.
Free Public Parking is available on streets, within our numerous public parking lots and at the Station Plaza Garages.
There are hundreds of on-street parking spaces in downtown Kirkwood that allow you to park your vehicle a few steps from the door of your destination. Most of these spaces are 2-hour parking from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Additionally, there are about a dozen strategically located 15-minute parking spaces that allow for quick pickups at our stores and restaurants,
Public Parking Lots
Enjoy free all-day parking on most parking lots on Saturdays and Sundays. Free two-hour parking is available on public lots on other days of the week. There are also many three-hour parking spaces on public parking lots. The three-hour spaces are usually located on the perimeter of the lot. Free public parking is also available at Kirkwood City Hall—this centrally located parking lot is a great weekend and evening option.
Station Plaza Garages
Station Plaza offers free, all-day, covered parking in two covered parking garages located off of Kirkwood Road and East Madison.
All-Day and Long-Term Amtrak Parking
If you are planning to spend the weekday in downtown Kirkwood, you have two options. You may purchase an All-Day pass from Kirkwood City Hall at the Finance Department or in the Downtown Kirkwood Special Business District office, 130 E. Jefferson. All-Day permits are $5.00 each.
If you are going to spend the entire weekday in downtown Kirkwood or if you are taking a several-day train trip, parking on the “AMTRAK” parking lot, located near Bar Louie at 110 S. Kirkwood Road on the east side of the street, is recommended. There is a kiosk at the entrance to this parking lot that allows you to purchase an advance parking pass for $5.00 per day and you may purchase several days of parking to accommodate your travel plans. After you purchase your parking pass, park your vehicle, place the pass on your windshield and walk across the street to the Kirkwood Amtrak Station to catch your train.
Employee Parking Permits
The Downtown Kirkwood Special Business District Office administrates the Employee Parking Permit Program for the City of Kirkwood. If you are working in downtown Kirkwood and would like to purchase a parking permit, please contact the Downtown Kirkwood SBD office at 314.822.0084.
FREE Downtown Kirkwood CONNECTOR e-Cab Service
During several months of the year, the Downtown Kirkwood CONNECTOR will deliver you from your parking space to your location and back again. This service is usually in operation on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings during the fall and holiday season. 314.252.8889 is the phone number for the service. Additional CONNECTOR schedule information is available on this website.
Download a Downtown Kirkwood parking guide.