Commuter Parking Permits

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Lemont Commuter Train Station

Daily Parking Pay Stations

The Lemont Commuter Parking Lot has pay stations that accept credit cards and cash (exact change only) for daily parking slots. The fee for daily parking is $1.50 per slot, per day. Exact change must be used in the machines, as they will not give out change. The pay stations are integrated with “Passport Parking” to allow pay by phone payment. This option has a convenience fee of $.37 per transaction.

Commuter Permit Parking

Commuter parking permits are issued on an annual basis with the option to pay semi-annually, or annually. The current permit holder will receive an offer letter in October to renew their permit by December 15. If the permit is not renewed, the Village will issue the permit to the next person on the wait list. To be added to the wait list, please call 630-257-1550.

The Village offers 2 types of permit payments:

  • Semi-Annually - $135
  • Annually - $250

Should you have any questions please contact the Finance Department 630-257-1550.

Passport Parking System

Passport Parking SystemWith the launch of the Passport Parking System, commuters parking at the Village of Lemont Metra Parking lot are now able to conduct their parking transactions by mobile phone, that will allow commuters an opportunity to save time by using their mobile phone to pay for parking. Commuters may initiate parking sessions from the comfort of their vehicle, while walking to the train, or riding on the train. Payments must be made by 10:00 a.m.

Using the System

To use the new Passport Parking system, customers register for free from their mobile phone by downloading the mobile app, calling the toll free number on the signage or sticker, or at the Passport Parking system website.

Once registered, motorists can use a mobile app, the internet, or a mobile phone to call 630-581-2445, to pay for parking. The phone number is displayed on signage throughout the facility, and on the parking pay stations.

After setting up the account, customers can immediately start using the system with their registered mobile phone. Motorists can also select the option to alerts and reminders fifteen minutes before their time expires. Motorists can track parking expenses, and print reports through the Passport Parking’s secure website.

Program Benefits

  • Avoid waiting in line to pay at the Metra Daily Parking machine.
  • Mobile pay eliminates the need for coins and cash to pay for parking.
  • Extend or stop your parking duration through a simple text, call, or through the Passport Parking Mobile app.
  • View or print your parking receipts online.
  • Park with your mobile phone in any parking lot that offers Passport Parking Mobile Pay.


The fee for using the electronic system is $1.50, plus a $0.37 convenience fee.