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Parking will be extremely limited in the Sports Complex area. Fans are highly encouraged to ARRIVE EARLY and take a convenient JTA Stadium Shuttle.
Parking & Traffic Tips from the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office
SMG Parking Division (Sports Complex Area)
Fans without pre-paid parking passes should use general parking. As in past years, JSO anticipates that general public parking in the Sports Complex area will fill up five hours prior to kickoff and lots open at 6 a.m. Private lots near the stadium fill up just as fast.
ARRIVE EARLY. The stadium gates open at 1:30 p.m. At 1:30 p.m. the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office’s focus will shift to pedestrian traffic. Vehicle traffic to the stadium should expect delays.
Follow the parking directions of the sign boards on display on major roadways throughout the city.
Follow @JSOPIO on Twitter or visit www.twitter.com/JSOPIO for live traffic updates. Visit www.jaxsheriff.org for additional helpful maps. Follow @FLvsGA on Twitter or visit www.twitter.com/FLvsGA for live updates on events surrounding the big game.
Reserved game day parking will be available on Tuesday, August 30, 2016. Visit www.jaxevents.com for details.
For more information on SMG lots, visit www.JaxEvents.com or call (904) 630-3943. Tailgating is limited to paid parking area only. No exceptions.
FOR A LIST OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PARKING OPTIONS, CLICK HERE.
Metropolitan Park Marina Boat Docking
Opens Tuesday, Sept. 6 at 10 a.m.
Docking fee determined by boat size. Three-day minimum charge.
30-minute parking for unloading on Thursday and Friday only. No parking on Saturday.
For more information, call the City Dockmaster (904) 630-0839 or click here.
River City Brewing Company Boat Docking
835 Museum Circle, Southbank Riverfront
Marina facilities, fuel and overnight docking available.
Friday Oct. 28 and Saturday, Oct. 29
1 night minimum. $3.00 per ft., 30 ft. minimum
Up to 30 boat slips available.
For more information, call (904) 398-7918.
To ensure smooth traffic flow, golf carts and motorized scooters that are not street legal will not be permitted in the Sports Complex area, surrounding parking lots or streets leading to The Jacksonville Landing. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office has the right to shut down all golf carts due to traffic issues and safety concerns. Only authorized golf carts will be permitted in the area on Friday, Oct. 28 and Saturday, Oct. 29.
Message boards will be placed throughout the entertainment footprint, displaying parking information during the event weekend. Please refer to these boards for specific instructions on parking, not your navigation systems.
Bay Street: 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, the lane indicators will shift to pre-game pattern of three eastbound lanes and one westbound lane on Bay Street from Ocean Street to the Sports Complex Area.
JTA Game Day Stadium Shuttle Service - Park-n-Ride
Saturday, October 29
11:30 a.m. – 1 hour post-game
Game Day Shuttle Service Information
Downtown Park-n-Ride lot locations:
Skyway Convention Center: Roundtrip $7
Located at the Skyway Convention Center stop on Bay Street (across from the Prime Osborn Convention Center), patrons have complimentary parking, paying only to ride round-trip, non-stop service to the stadium.
Kings Avenue Parking Garage: Roundtrip $7
In the San Marco area, the Kings Avenue Parking Garage offers convenient parking facilities. Patrons can access this location from I-95 and numerous other arteries. Enjoy complimentary parking and ride round-trip, non-stop service to the stadium.
Bay Street (between Laura and Hogan streets): Roundtrip $7
Adjacent to The Jacksonville Landing. No parking provided
Southbank Hotels: Roundtrip $7
Fans staying at hotels on the Southbank should take the complimentary Skyway to the Central Station and catch the Hogan Street Shuttle and ride round-trip, non-stop service at The Jacksonville Landing to the game.
Other Suburban Park-n-Ride locations:
Southside (J. Turner Butler & Philips Hwy.): Roundtrip $12
Patrons coming from the Southside enjoy complimentary parking and ride the shuttle's round-trip, non-stop service from J. Turner Butler Blvd. and Philips Highway just off I-95 to the game.
Beaches - Wingate Park (501 Penman Rd. S): Roundtrip $12
Patrons park free and ride the shuttle round-trip, non-stop service between the beaches and the stadium.
Shuttle drop off locations
Shuttle passes can be pre-purchased online at www.jtafla.com. Passes can also be purchased during operational hours beginning at 11:30 a.m. at lot locations. Cash and credit/debit cards will be accepted. For more information on locations and fares, contact JTA Customer Service (904) 630-3100 or visit www.jtafla.com.
Kings Avenue, Beaches and JTB Park-n-Ride lot locations will use Lot B located east of the stadium across Haines Street between Gates 3 and 4.
The Skyway Convention Center Park-n-Ride lot and The Jacksonville Landing locations will use the ramp area that is located at the north end of the stadium. This pick-up and drop off area is located on the stadium property between Gates 2 and 3.
How to purchase Shuttle Passes
The Skyway is a FREE fully automated, non-polluting, state-of-the-art monorail transit system operating on an elevated and electrified dual guide way, serving seven locations on both sides of the St. Johns River.
Thursday, October 27, 6 a.m.-9 p.m.
Friday, October 28, 6 a.m.- 1 a.m.
Saturday, October 29, 9 a.m.- midnight
Rosa L. Parks Transit Station (Hogan and State Streets)
Hemming Plaza (Monroe and Hogan Streets)
Central (Bay and Pearl Streets)
Convention Center (Bay and Johnson Streets)
San Marco (San Marco Boulevard and Mary Street)
Riverplace (Flagler Avenue)
Kings Avenue (Prudential Drive and Kings Avenue)
The JTA Skyway, Trolleys and Stadium Shuttle buses are wheelchair accessible.
JTA Customer Information
TDD (904) 630-3191
Take a convenient Water Taxi to your Georgia-Florida weekend destinations. Tickets can be purchased on-board any of our designated Water Taxi boats. CASH payments only. Exact change is not required but appreciated.
Thursday, October 27: 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday, October 28: 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Saturday, October 29: 11 a.m.- 11 p.m.
Sunday, October 30: 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
$5.00 Adult One Way (Thursday, Friday and Sunday)
$4.00 Children (3 – 12 Years Old)
FREE Infants (3 Years and Under)
Northbank Riverwalk at The Jacksonville Landing
Metropolitan Park Marina
Southbank Riverwalk at Friendship Fountain
Southbank Riverwalk at the Chart House
Southbank Riverwalk at the Crowne Plaza Jacksonville