Rickenbacker Parking and Transportation

Convenient parking and transportation.


Parking is available directly in front of the Rickenbacker Passenger Terminal where Allegiant flights take off and land.

  • $2 for the first hour, $1 each additional hour
  • $10 per 24-hour period

Cell Phone Waiting Lot

Motorists waiting to pick up arriving passengers can park in a secure, well-lit area adjacent to the Rickenbacker Passenger Terminal. While driving toward the terminal on Alum Creek Drive, follow signs for the cell phone waiting lot, which is located within the parking lot of the Air Traffic Control Tower.

Taxis and rideshares

Check local listings to make taxi arrangements. The approximate taxi fare into downtown Columbus is $40. Taxis and rideshares, such as Uber and Lyft, pick up passengers on the curbfront of the Rickenbacker Passenger Terminal. 

Rental car

Contact Enterprise Rent-A-Car at 614-836-2500 and push * to make arrangements with the local office. Making arrangements with the local office, instead of through their central reservation system, will result in more up-to-date-information on rental services for the airport.