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Downers Grove Parking


Just a block from the Metra platform!

The ONLY Reserved Parking in Town

The parking deck in Downers Grove is a great option for many commuters, but…

  • Have you ever arrived and it’s already full?
  • Are you ever running late and can’t afford to search for a spot, take the elevator, and walk 3 blocks to the train?
  • Do you just want to know where you’re parking and to walk a shorter distance to the train?

If so, the Village has made this VIP Reserved Parking option available for situations just like these. The lot is situated along the tracks and has 48 premium spots that you can book up to a month ahead of time to make sure you will have a place to park when you arrive. To reserve your spot, you will pay through the ParqEx app. You can sign up right here using the form on the right. The simple instructions are below.

Details for Downers Grove Parking

If you need Downers Grove Parking, you’re in the right place. If you’re not a ParqEx user yet, just sign up with this form. It’s fast, free, AND you’ll save $5 on your first booking!

  • Availability:  6AM – 2AM every day. Parking after 7PM is free. No overnight parking
  • Pricing:  $10 daily rate
  • Location:  Situated along the train tracks, directly in front of Village Hall.
  • Enforcement:  Be sure to park in your assigned spot.  Provide your make, model, & license plate when booking. Violators will be ticketed.
Downers Grove Parking Map

To secure your VIP parking spot:


Sign up for ParqEx

It’s free! Sign up using the form above. We’ll send you a confirmation email with your temporary password to sign in. (You can change your password once in the app.)


Log in to the ParqEx app

Download the free ParqEx app from your smart phone or use the web app.

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Reserve your spot!

Click “Find Parking,” enter the Downers Grove Village Hall address (801 Burlington Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60515), and enter your start and end times. Choose your spot. Book it!

Downers Grove Parking

• The first time you book, you’ll be asked to provide your vehicle details. Make sure you do this because it will be checked! In the future, you won’t need to enter anything if you’re driving the same vehicle.

• You may pay for your parking spot by credit or debit card. The system will save your card details so that all of your future bookings are fast and simple!

• To make future booking even faster, you can add this location to your favorites by clicking the small heart icon on the spot details screen.

About Downers Grove

The Village of Downers Grove, IL, population 48,867, is located 22 miles west of Chicago. Convenient access to Chicago via rail and several major expressways make Downers Grove a prime location to live, work and do business. Several major corporations have business operations in Downers Grove including Advocate Health Care, Dover Corporation, Pepperidge Farm, DeVry, Inc. and Sanford, maker of Sharpie and Paper Mate. Highly ranked schools were a top factor in Downers Grove being named one of the Top 10 Livable Cities for kids by Downers Grove has also been recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Friendliest Towns.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I find parking in the Downers Grove area?

Go to the search location bar in the ParqEx app and type “Downers Grove, Illinois”. Enter the arrival and departure information and click GO. This will show you the parking options in the Downers Grove area. Book the one that meets your requirements.

How much does parking cost in the Downers Grove area?

Depends if you are looking for short term or long term (monthly) parking. Short- term parking ranges $0.50 – $2 per hour. Monthly parking ranges from $100 – $180 (depending on various factors such as indoor vs outdoor, secure, heated, property type, etc.

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