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Exclusive Aviator Parking now available

American Airlines AAdvantage

Now through May 2018 AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® cardmembers and authorized users can enjoy exclusive discounted parking at the Philadelphia International Airport. Cardmembers have access to reserved spots on the ground level of Garage B by swiping their AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® at the designated entry gate. This limited-time, discounted parking is up to 25% less than the other Short-Term lots. See the questions below to learn more about this exclusive opportunity.

Philadelphia International Airport AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® Dedicated Parking Area Program FAQs

Q: What is the AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® Parking Area?
A: A discounted parking area exclusively for use by AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® cardmembers as part of a limited-time parking promotion. AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® cardmembers can access the parking area as long as your account is open and in good standing as defined by your Cardmember Agreement. Cards include:
AAdvantage® Aviator™ Mastercard®
Q: Can I use this parking area if I have a different AAdvantage® credit card?
A: No, this program is exclusively for use by cardmembers with an AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® issued by Barclaycard. All open AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® cardmembers in good standing can access this parking area. This includes:
  • AAdvantage® Aviator Red Mastercard®
  • AAdvantage® Aviator Silver World Elite Mastercard®
  • AAdvantage® Aviator Blue Mastercard®
  • AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard®
  • AAdvantage® Aviator Business Mastercard®
Q: Where is the AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® Parking Area located?
A: It is located within Garage B on the lower level at the Philadelphia International Airport parking facility. The lot entrance must be accessed from the Garage Access Road just before the Marriott Hotel. See map below:
Philadelphia International Airport parking
Q: How do AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® cardmembers access the designated parking area?
A:
  • Cardmembers swipe their AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® to gain entry via the designated access gate.
  • Cardmembers are then free to park in any of the available spots on the ground level.
  • To exit, cardmembers again swipe the same AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® at any open exit lane to pay discounted parking fees. The purchase will appear as “PHL Airport” on your credit card statement.
We cannot guarantee that a parking space will be open in the designated area. If all allotted AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® parking spaces have been filled, cardmembers will need to seek other airport parking opportunities at standard parking rates.
Q: What is the discounted parking rate for using the AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® parking area?
A: AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® parking area rates are approximately 25% lower than the rates for standard Short-Term parking (Ground Level) at Philadelphia International Airport. See price comparison below:
Short-Term parking price comparison
Q: Is there a vehicle height restriction for the AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® parking area?
A: Yes, the height restriction for this parking area is 6’2”.
Q: Are all of the parking spots in Garage B part of the AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® parking program?
A: No, the AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® parking area only includes a set number of reserved spots on the ground level. The designated parking area is identified by its own AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® entrance.
Q: What do I do if I am not allowed entry into the designated gate using my AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® when spots are reported to be available?
A: Press the button at the entrance gate to speak with an attendant. There will be a representative available 24/7 to assist with any lot entry issues. Please note: Your AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® account must be open and in good standing as defined by your Cardmember Agreement.
Q: If I am an AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® cardmember but my card is unavailable, will I be able to obtain entry into the AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® parking area?
A: No, you must use your AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® to gain entry to the designated parking area.
Q: Why wasn’t a ticket dispensed upon entry into the garage?
A: Tickets are not required to measure the length of time your vehicle is in the AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® Parking Area. When you swipe your AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® at the entrance gate, this will document the time of entry into the parking facility. The same AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® will need to be swiped at an open exit lane to document the time you are exiting the parking area.
Q: Can cardmembers park overnight in the AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® parking area?
A: Yes, unlike standard Short-Term Parking, the AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® parking area can accommodate overnight usage for cardmembers.
Q: What if my AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® is not recognized at the exit gate?
A: Please proceed to a staffed parking exit lane. Please inform the PHL parking attendant of the issue and they will be able to assist you.
Q: What do I do if my AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® is unavailable when I exit the parking garage?
A: Please proceed to a staffed parking exit lane. Please inform the PHL parking attendant that the card used for entrance is not currently available and they will be able to assist you.
Q: What do I do if I was charged full price instead of the AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® discounted rates while parking in the designated area?
A: Please contact airport@philapark.org to initiate a refund request. You will receive a response within 24 hours.
PHL Parking Phone Number: 215-683-9426
Q: Can I get a receipt?
A: Yes, a receipt option is available when parking fees are paid upon exiting the lot via staffed or unstaffed lanes.
Q: Where can I apply for an AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard®?
A: The AAdvantage® Aviator Mastercard® is available when you travel with American Airlines. You may apply in flight or in the airport.