General Parking Information

Downtown Lisle Customer Parking

Customer on-street parking is located on Main Street, Burlington Avenue and School Street in Downtown Lisle. Extended time parking is located in the Garfield Parking Lot.

Free 2-hour on-street parking stalls are available on Main Street, Burlington Avenue and School Street.  There are also several 15-minute stalls along Main Street and Burlington Avenue.   The 2-hour time limit is in effect Monday through Friday between 5:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.  

Parking is allowed in commuter parking lots B, C, D, and E after 2 p.m. Monday through Friday, and all day Saturday and Sunday, and some holidays.  Vehicles must be removed from the commuter lots by 2 a.m. 

Customers, patients or Dragonfly Landing visitors who may need to park longer than 2 hours are encouraged to use the the Garfield Parking Lot where there are 4-hour free parking stalls available.  The Garfield parking lot is located between Main Street and Garfield Avenue, and accessible off of Garfield Avenue.  The 4-hour stalls are located at the northern end of the lot.  Please note that from May through mid-September a portion of the Garfield parking lot is closed on Fridays to allow for set up of the Lisle French Market. 


Commuter Parking

Daily parking passes will be sold exclusively through the PayByPhone parking app. Commuters needing to purchase a pass without downloading the app can go to to do so. 

Download the app by visiting:

A valid parking pass purchased through the PayByPhone app ( or a valid Quarterly Parking Permit is required to park in the Lisle commuter lots, including handicap spaces. If you have a disability placard or plates, please call 630-271-4100 for more information. 

For information on obtaining a quarterly commuter parking permit

For information on one-day parking permits.

View the commuter parking map (PDF) for more information. 

Where / When are Parking Permits Not Required?

Parking permits are not required in lots B, C, D, and E after 2:00 p.m. each day Monday through Friday, and all day Saturday and Sunday, and the following holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and the day after, December 24th and 25th. A parking permit is required in lot A at all times; there is no free evening, weekend, or holiday parking in this lot.

Overnight Parking

Overnight parking is not allowed other than free weekend parking (from 2 p.m. Friday through 2 a.m. Monday) in specific signed spaces in Lot B. These weekend spaces in Lot B are located in the 2 rows of parking closest to the tracks.

Parking Meters

The parking meters on Front Street are not available until 9 a.m. Prior to 9 a.m., this area is to be used as a drop off site for Metra passengers; drivers are to pull up to the curb and stay only long enough for passengers to disembark. Parking begins at 9 a.m., and the meters must be paid.  The cost is $0.25 per hour until 2:00 p.m.  After 2:00 p.m. parking is free.  For example - parking from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. requires payment of $1.25, not $1.75.  

Prohibited Actions in Commuter Lots

All vehicles must be parked head-in so that the headlights face the curb, wheel block, rope, or painted closed end of the parking space, and the taillights face the open aisle.
Drivers are not allowed to drive into any commuter lot to drop off or pick up passengers. Blocking parking spaces or impeding the flow of permitted vehicles in order to drop off or pick up passengers is prohibited and will result in a $25 citation. Blocking a handicap accessible space will result in a $350 citation. Please pull up to the curb on Front Street, Spencer, Center or Burlington Avenues and stay only long enough for passengers to disembark. You may also pull into a visitor's parking space in the Village Hall parking lot. If dropping off or picking up after 2 p.m., you may drive into any commuter lot, except Lot A, and pull into a parking space. Please call 630-271-4100 for more information.