There are many parking options at Quad City International Airport, and you must plan accordingly and use your budget efficiently.
Cell Phone Waiting Lot at MLI
At Quad City International Airport, there is Cell Phone Waiting Lot, which contains 12 parking spaces near Bud's Skyline Inn. Parking at Cell Phone Waiting Lot is free, but drivers must stay with their cars, it is possible only when passengers are dropped off or picked up. You must stay with your vehicle until your bags are collected, and till the driver will call you and pick you up at the terminal's curb, you must follow the frontage road to exit 6 or 7, which leads to doors closest to luggage claim.
Picking up/dropping off a passenger at MLI
Parking facilities are available from I-280 W & E, I 74 & Hwy 6. Garages are open for only attended cars, and the driver must stay in the vehicle at all times. You can pick up/drop off passengers there during the short period. Be aware that this allowance may change at any time, it is dependent on T.S.A., or it may vary due to National Security.
Other Parking options at MLI
There is only one Short-term parking which can be accessed from the left lanes when you approach the terminal building. You must follow signs to "return to the terminal." The short-term fee is first hour $1, 1-2 hours $3, and after that, each additional hour costs $2; if you park up to 6 hours, the cost is $11, 6-24 hours' costs $7 and weekly $35. As for Long-term fees, the first hour costs $1, for each additional hour you must pay $1 more, weekly it costs $35. Every passenger must remember that day rates for short, as well as long-term parking restart on the eighth day. For more information, regarding the parking call at 309-764-9621.