Harrisburg International Airport is a public use airport located in Lower Swatara Township, Pennsylvania, eight nautical miles (15 km) southeast of the central business district of Harrisburg. It is owned by the Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority.
The airport code MDT is a reference to the surrounding community of Middletown, which is a suburb of Harrisburg. Planes landing at MDT from the south are often routed near or over Three Mile Island, only a few miles from the airport. The airport, frequently referred to as HIA, is the primary commercial service airport in South Central Pennsylvania and ranks as the third-busiest airport in Pennsylvania for both passenger enplanements and cargo shipments behind Philadelphia International Airport and Pittsburgh International Airport.
MDT is the easy-to-get-to, easy-to-get-through airport. Airport entrances are clearly marked from major access roads such as Interstate Routes 83 and 283, the Pennsylvania Turnpike, State Route 230, and the Capital Beltway. Harrisburg International Airport (MDT)’s parking facilities are well-marked (signed) and within sight of the connector roads. Several onsite airport parking choices are available for your convenience.
Parking at MDT
The following is a brief guide to help you obtain the best results from this Airport's Parking resource page.
The Airport Parking rates, garages and lots etc are currently managed by the airport authority. The parking rate schedule is subject to change and may have been revised since the last update of this page - please check for the latest fees through the parking map and rate calculator above or by visiting the Airport's official web site.
The parking garage located at Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) is one of the two easy, affordable and onsite airport parking options. The parking garage is conveniently connected to the terminal by covered moving walkways, elevators and a pedestrian footbridge - the Skybridge. MDT's parking garage offers convenience, comfort and accessibility!
Easy access to Interstate routes 283 and 83, as well as the Pennsylvania Turnpike, allows travelers to find the correct route to their destination quickly when leaving HIA. Close proximity to the terminal makes the onsite parking garage great not only for travelers heading out of town, but also for those picking up passengers on return (arriving) flights.
Economy Harrisburg International Airport Parking
Economy Airport Parking at Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) is budget-friendly and located on Airport Drive (1 mile east of the terminal) and just a few minutes from the terminal. The economy lot is an affordable choice for both long-term and short-term parking when flying from MDT. This lot is served by around-the-clock, complimentary airport parking shuttles that depart every 7-10 minutes for the terminal.
Airport parking customers have three convenient ways to pay for parking at Harrisburg International Airport (MDT).
Pay the Cashier - at the time of exit from the Hourly/Daily parking garage or Long-term/Economy lot.
Pay-on-foot Machine - allows for payment at one of the machines located in the baggage claim or at the end of the Skybridge. The machines accept all major credit cards. Please note when using this payment method that you have 20 minutes to exit the Hourly/Daily parking garage from the time of pre-payment or if you have parked in the Long-term/Economy lot you have 40 minutes to exit before additional charges are incurred. Please avoid using the Pay-On-Foot machines if ticket is folded or in any way damaged.
Credit Card in/Credit Card out - permits you to insert your credit card at the time of entrance to the Hourly/Daily parking garage or Long-term/Economy parking lot instead of taking a ticket. Use the same credit card at the time of exit in the unstaffed lane for a quick and efficient exit.
Ticketless Credit Card Express Customers - pay with your credit card and minimize the hassle of waiting in line the next time you park at MDT! It's a quick and convenient alternative payment form. Try it on your next visit to our parking garage or long-term/economy lot.
Enter - Insert Credit Card
Park - No Ticket Needed
Exit -Insert the Same Credit Card at Exit, Take Receipt & Exit
For more information on airport parking at Harrisburg International Airport (MDT), please call (717) 948-5901.
Visit http://www.flyhia.com/ for more information and updates.