We’re happy you’re here! Please note that downtown Aurora offers plentiful and free parking as well as parking in garages.
On street parking is mostly 90 minutes, but please check the signs. Street parking is patrolled.
Stolp Island Parking garage offers free parking for the first hour and up to $5 for the day.
For more parking options, visit City of Aurora online here and view the interactive map.
By car: Downtown Aurora is located approximately 3 miles south of the Lake street exit on I-88. Street parking is free within the downtown limits, and there are two parking garages for your convenience. See map above.
By train or bus: Visit http://www.rtachicago.com/ to arrive by CTA or Metra.
By bike: Downtown Aurora is right along the Fox River Trail and there are many accessible paths running through downtown. See our “Outdoors” page for bicycle maps. Once here, Zagster bike rental stations are located at three locations in downtown Aurora: Santori Public Library, 101 S. River St.; City Hall, 44 E. Downer Pl.; RiverEdge Park on Broadway
Stay A While
Holiday Inn Express
111 N Broadway, Aurora
Holiday Inn Express is our premier downtown hotel. The hotel offers a complimentary hot breakfast, swimming pool, meeting accommodations, and clean, comfortable rooms all within walking distance of everything to do in downtown. For more information and to book a room, click here.
Other hospitality options: http://www.enjoyaurora.com/visitors-accommodations.cfm, https://www.airbnb.com/s/Aurora–IL, https://www.couchsurfing.org/