Driving a car in Charleston can be an expensive activity. Parking prices for sure don’t help. With these tips and tricks, you’ll be able to find a free parking spot or two in Charleston.
To find those free street parking spots, here is what you need:
Most of the spots in Downtown Charleston are metered. But some are free. To locate them you can use the SpotAngels map before navigating to your desired area.
The map updates in real-time, so simply type in the address you’re parking near, the time you expect to be there, and your duration. The spots where you can legally park will appear on the map along with their prices. The green spots are the ones that are free of charge!
Pro tip: Some of the metered spots (in blue) might be free of charge as well if you happen to park outside of the metered hours 😉
Charleston has some nice parking rules. Most of the metered spots are free of charge on Sunday.
Parking is free during Holidays! Here they are:
|Start Date||Parking Holiday||End Date|
|2023-01-01||New Year's day||2023-01-01|
|2023-01-16||Martin Luther King, Jr. Day||2023-01-16|
To know which specific regulations are suspended on these days and find parking on the go, download the award-winning SpotAngels app. It is free 😉