Stadium Overflow Parking
With only 18,500 spaces for 71,000 seats at Qualcomm Stadium, the stadium parking lot is expected to be full almost an hour before game time.
Overflow Parking Map
With only 18,500 spaces for 71,000 seats at Qualcomm Stadium, the stadium parking lot is expected to be full almost an hour before game time. If you are planning on driving to the stadium, we strongly urge you to carpool with four people or more and to arrive two or three hours before game time. The Qualcomm Stadium parking lot opens four hours before kickoff.
Qualcomm Stadium and Ace Parking suggest four overflow parking areas for overflow Stadium traffic. Mission City Corporate Center
: (2365 Northside Dr. , adjacent to the stadium) Take Friars Road west to Northside Drive. Parking is $30. Marriott Mission Valley
: Take Friars Rd. and exit Qualcomm Way to Rio San Diego Dr. Parking is $15. Take the San Diego Trolley to access the Stadium from the Rio Vista Station. San Diego State University
: From I-8, exit College Avenue and go south. Paid visitor parking is available in designated campus lots. Parking rates vary by location. Take the San Diego Trolley from the SDSU Transit Center to access the Stadium. Town and Country Hotel
: Continue on Friars Rd. West past Fashion Valley Mall and exit Fashion Valley Rd. Parking is $15. Take the San Diego Trolley from the Fashion Valley Station to access the Stadium.
We encourage fans to research alternative traffic routes when attending Chargers Home games. Interstate 15 to Friars Rd is the most congested traffic artery into Qualcomm Stadium and can expect heavy traffic and major delays beginning at 10:30 AM. We strongly urge fans to arrive early, carpool or use the San Diego Trolley. The stadium parking lot can be expected to close almost two hours prior to kickoff during events with capacity crowds (50,000 or more).