Updates on City of San José Services and/or Operations . (English | Español | Tiếng Việt | 中文)

Contact Us

Department of Transportation
200 E. Santa Clara St.
8th Floor
San Jose, CA 95113

Phone: (408) 535-3850
Fax: (408) 292-6092

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Parking Meter Rates

The rate for most parking meters is $2.00 per hour, and will be indicated on the meter. The event rate for metered parking in the SAP Arena area and in the vicinity of the Convention Center varies between $0 and $25 depending upon the event; and will be indicated on the pay-stations.

Hours and Days of Operation

The majority of parking meters operate Monday through Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., except city holidays. The multi-space meters in the HP Arena area are also in operation during events at the arena, which may include Sundays and city holidays.

 City Holidays

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • President's Day
  • Cesar Chavez Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day After Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year's Eve