Best garage parking for Westfield
Leave within 15 minutes or do the walk of shame to the attendant.
9 am -noon rate is 3$ per hour.
EV drivers: enter only on Mission St; look ahead to 4 spots by entrance; if none, keep hard left BEFORE entrance to go to the basement for ~8 more spots (turn right and right again)
Parking for Westfield mall
Take your ticket and don't forget where you parked! When checking in, add your floor in your shout to help you remember.
Great meeting spot!
Park in the basement. Creepy but open spaces.
There's an entrance in the back on Minna to avoid the backup on Mission. You'll get in way faster.
The digital signs let you know how many open parking spots on each floor
Don't bother going up a few levels. Park in the basement. It's NEVER full. And you don't have to deal with the elevator.
Make a note of where you parked
Snag a spot faasst in the basement.
Don't lose your ticket or you'll have to pay a full day fare.
Most reasonable parking in the Union Sq area with the following rates:6pm-Noon (next day): $2.50/hr Noon - 6pm: $3.50/hr
Notice how all the colors have gone away? This garage uses single-wavelength sodium vapor lights like the monochromatic room exhibit at the Exploratorium. Take a photo and you'll get a sepia tint!
Watch out for those poles!
I say wad straight to the basement; always plenty of spots.
Just drive up to 5 or 6. That's where you can find the most open spots and park next to an elevator.
The best place to park at if you're going to Union Square, easy access to and from the bridge.
You'll save yourself some time if you zip up to the 4th or 5th floor. There's always a parking spot right next to the elevator.
Take a photo of where you parked your car, or write down the level number in Evernote.
best place to park if you wanna splurge
Don't bother looking for parking on the first few floors with all the noobs. Zip up to the top floor and get out faster (plus a decent view).