Parking & Public Restrooms

Downtown Parking Lots offer visitors convenience and accessibility to businesses on State Street and surrounding areas. Parking in the downtown area is FREE for the first 75 minutes, courtesy of the downtown businesses. Refer to the map for the exact locations of the public parking lots.

On-Street Parking
Monday - Saturday, on-street parking in the downtown business district includes FREE 75 minute parking. On Sundays, on-street parking is FREE with no time limitation.

Downtown Public Parking Lot Rates
First 75 Minutes FREE (courtesy of Downtown businesses)
Next hour or part thereof $1.50
Each additional hour or part thereof $1.50

Parking Rates in Effect
Sunday – Thursday 7:30 AM – 9:00 PM
Friday & Saturday 7:30 AM – 2:00 AM

Parking Lot Attendant on Duty
Sunday- Thursday 8:45 AM to 10:45 PM
Friday & Saturday: 8:45 AM to 2:00 AM

For more information, contact the Downtown Parking Office, 1221 Anacapa Street, (805) 564-5656 or visit them on the web at www.santabarbaraca.gov/parking

Downtown Employees
Do you work in Downtown Santa Barbara and want to leave your car at home? Ride the bus or Downtown Electric Shuttle AT A DISCOUNT! For just $55.00 you can get a 90-day bus pass. Contact Brandon Beaudette at the Downtown Parking Office at (805) 564-5656 or www.santabarbaraca.gov/parking for more information.

Public Restrooms
Public Restrooms are located throughout Downtown. Look for the public restroom icon on the map for locations.