Commuter & Employee Parking

Daily Parking (ALL LOTS) - $2.00
Lake St. Metra Lot Permit for Residents - $237.50/six months
Lake St. Metra Lot Permit for Non-Residents - $287.50/six months
Prairie Crossing Convenience Pass - $40.00/month
Downtown Employee Parking Permit (Garage and Newberry Lot) - $30.00/year
Downtown Employee Parking Permit (Newberry Lot Only) - $15.00/year

Downtown Libertyville Metra Lot

The train station in downtown Libertyville is serviced by the Metra Milwaukee North train line and requires a parking permit. Permits are $237.50 for residents and $287.50 for non-residents for a 6-month period. If the lot is at capacity, the Libertyville Police Department manages a waiting list. To check for available spaces, call the Police Department at 847-362-8310.

Ten daily fee parking spaces are available only to Libertyville residents on a first-come, first-served basis in the far southwest corner of the Metra lot. Your vehicle must display a current Libertyville Village vehicle sticker. The fee is $2.00 per day and can be made at the new pay-by-plate kiosk near the station entrance. Fees must be paid daily and cannot be paid for multiple days.

After 8:30 am, unused spaces in the Metra train lot are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment can be made with cash or card at the pay-by-plate kiosk to the right of the station entrance. Enter your license plate number and pay right at the kiosk. The fee is $2.00 per day and must be paid daily. 

On weekends and holidays, parking is free in all municipal lots. For any additional parking questions, please call the Police Department at 847-362-8310.

For a map of the immediate downtown area, check out the Downtown Parking Guide.

Newberry Lot (Downtown Libertyville)

The parking lot just south of the train tracks is available to Libertyville residents with a valid Village vehicle sticker. Fees are $2.00 per day and must be paid at the pay-by-plate kiosks behind the Pace bus shelter.

Overflow Lot, 3 blocks west of downtown

There is a free overflow lot for Village residents displaying a Village vehicle sticker. The overflow lot is 3 blocks west of the train station on Lake Street, just east of the bridge on the south side of the street. Vehicles in the overflow lot must display a current Village vehicle sticker.

Libertyville/Prairie Crossing Train Station and Lot

The Libertyville/Prairie Crossing station is located at Route 137 and Midlothian Road. There are two large lots with generous parking.

The Libertyville/Prairie Crossing station is serviced by the Milwaukee North train line, the same line that goes through downtown Libertyville.

Parking fees are $2.00 per day or $40/month with a Convenience Pass hangtag. Daily parking fees can be paid by cash or credit card via the pay-by-plate kiosks or on the ParkMobile app. Long-term, overnight parking is available at this station for $3.00 per day.

Convenience Pass hangtags are available through the Police Department. For train schedule information, contact Metra at 312-322-6777.

Employee Parking

Downtown business employees must display an employee parking permit provided by the employer. This permit must be displayed at all times and is only valid in designated parking areas.

There are limited employee parking areas in the lots behind the businesses on each side of Milwaukee Avenue. The lower level of the parking garage at 151 Lake St. and upper level of the 123 Church St. garage are designated for employee parking. Other employee parking spaces are list in the Downtown Parking Map.

Employee parking hangtags are $30 each and are valid for one year, expiring at the end of August. A limited number of hangtags for are available for $15 each for employees to park only at the Newberry lot located at the northeast corner of Milwaukee and Newberry Avenues. The Newberry hangtag is valid ONLY at the Newberry Lot.

Businesses may download the employee permit application form here: Employee Parking Permit Application