Harrisburg International Airport (MDT)

Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) is a public airport in Middletown, Pennsylvania, approximately nine miles southeast of Harrisburg, PA. The Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority owns the airport.

This guide will help provide the information required to help you make the best choice from the options available to you, such as parking rates—both long and short term—and hotels that offer parking and shuttles and possible places to grab a meal.

Parking Rates and Options

Travelers can expect to pay up to $12 a day for parking at Harrisburg International Airport.

Long Term

The Harrisburg International Airport long-term parking is temporarily closed. Long-term parking is now available in the parking garage adjacent to the airport. The garage height is 7' 8".

Up to 30 minutes $2.20
30 minutes – 1 hour $4.40
1 hour – 2 hours $6.60
2 hours – 3 hours $8.80
3 hours – 4 hours $11.00
Daily Max Rate $12.00

Short term

The Harrisburg International Airport provides the traveler with one option for short-term parking in the parking garage adjacent to the airport. The garage height is 7’ 8”.

Short Term Parking Rates

Up to 30 minutes $2.20
30 minutes – 1 hour $4.40
1 hour – 2 hours $6.60
2 hours – 3 hours $8.80
3 hours – 4 hours $11.00
Daily Max Rate $12.00

Xpress Park – convenient hassle-free parking

Daily Rate $20.00

Cell Phone Lot – FREE

Two minutes from baggage claim

Vehicles parked in the lot must not be left unattended.

Airport Resources

No matter how travelers look at it, parking rates at or near the Harrisburg International Airport can be expensive and costly—especially if you have to park there for several days.

With this mindset, we have gathered a few ideas and resources to help you find some of the best rates and discounts, and coupons in an attempt to make your parking more affordable.

Official Airport Parking Page

This page offers information on various options that are both convenient and economical.  The site provides rates, live availability, and up-to-date news.  There is also information on links to the flights, passengers, and airport itself.

Prices at On Air Parking, however, are the best rates you’ll get at MDT. We offer off-airport parking for a mere $6.00 a day! Once you book with us, the address of your parking lot will be emailed with you and away you go! Our lots offer free shuttle services to and from the airport, and you may cancel at any time for any reason. On Air Parking is, hands down, your low-price leader for airport parking.

Hotel Parking with Airport Shuttle Service

Many travelers are learning the park, stay, and fly luxury that many hotels offer these days.  They can stay at the hotel the night before and take the complimentary shuttle to the airport, all while never moving their vehicle. There are several hotels within 1 mile to 18 minutes of Harrisburg International Airport that offer park, stay and fly packages, and complimentary shuttle service to and from the terminals.

Comfort Inn and Suites

Distance from MDT: 1 mile

1589 W Harrisburg Pike, Middletown, PA 17057

Phone: 717.857.8776

Homewood Suites by Hilton

Distance from MDT:  7.2 miles

3990 Tecport Dr, Harrisburg, PA 17111

Phone: 717.909.4663

LaQuinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham

Distance from MDT:  8 miles

990 Eisenhower Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17111

Phone: 717.939.8000

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott

Distance from MDT:  6 minutes

4 Terminal Dr, Middletown, PA 17057

Phone: 717.944.1361

Hotel Indigo

Distance from MDT:  9 minutes

765 Eisenhower Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17111

Phone: 717.558.7676

Howard Johnson by Wyndham

Distance from MDT: 10 minutes

473 Eisenhower Blvd I-83 & 322 Hershey, Harrisburg, PA 17111

Phone: 717.564.6300

Hampton Inn

Distance from MDT:  13 minutes

4230 Union Deposit Rd, Harrisburg, PA 17111

Phone: 717.545.9595

Radisson Hotel

Distance from MDT:  18 minutes

1150 Camp Hill Bypass, Camp Hill, PA 17011

Phone: 717.763.7117

Local Eateries

Although there are several places to grab a bite to eat near the Harrisburg International Airport, those that rated with the most stars are:

Mission Mofongo & Mas – Puerto Rican

432 Hummel St, Harrisburg, PA 17104

Delivery Takeout Curbside pickup

Rotunda Brew Pub – Brewpub

814 E Chocolate Ave, Hershey, PA 17033

A casual-bar-meets-interesting-menu concept with a focus on our unique New England stlye Ales, SWheat Tart sours & Imperial Stouts. Rotunda Brew Pub is committed to establishing a new category of neighborhood restaurant.  We aim to bring people closer to producing their food and drink, both by incorporating local, regional, and sustainable ingredients whenever possible.

Dine-in Delivery Takeout

Tattered Flag Brewery & Still Works – Brewery

1 S Union St, Middletown, PA 17057

What started as a dream in the mountains of Afghanistan has now become a brand recognized around the regions for quality and innovation.  We specialize in hand-crafted, house-made, award-winning beers and spirits. 

Dine-in Takeout

Brownstone Café – American

1 N Union St, Middletown, PA 17057

General Manager Nick Taddeo has been with the Brownstone since the beginning.  He got his start in the Army as a cook over 30 years ago, moving his way up through the ranks.  He has been working in the food industry as a Chef and General Manager ever since.

Dine-in Takeout

Hops and Barleys – American

9 E Main St, Middletown, PA 17057

Fun and friendly atmosphere, great food, and even better drinks.

Delivery Takeout

HE – Chinese

460 N Union St, Middletown, PA 17057

Authentic Chinese; Shaanxi Food; MoBurger: Liang Pi; Sao Zi Noodle


The Hop Yard – Barbeque

360 W Main St, Middletown, PA 17057

Casual, rustic & relaxing. Have a pint of an array of craft beers while you enjoy a menu of made from scratch recipes featuring in-house wood-smoked BBQ.

Dine-in Takeout

Airport Parking

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