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GENERAL INFORMATION

Parking is available for purchase prior to events via Ticketmaster. All parking can be accessed via the Cross Island Parkway (cars only) exits 26A, 26B, and 26D.

Purchasing parking ahead of time is preferred for all UBS Arena events. Pre-paid parking is on sale up to two hours before the event start time. General paid parking is available on game days at Emerald Parking, located off of the Cross Island Parkway Exit 26D. 

Pending availability, arena guests have access to 5 lots:

  • Emerald Parking Car access only via Cross Island Parkway exit 26D
  • Silver Parking Car access only via Cross Island Parkway exit 26B (Hempstead Turnpike East)
  • Diamond Parking Car access only via Cross Island Parkway exit 26B (Hempstead Turnpike East)
  • Ruby Parking Car access only via Cross Island Parkway exit 26B (Hempstead Turnpike East)
  • Belmont Park Garage access only via Cross Island Parkway exit 26A

Please note that access to UBS Arena via Cross Island Parkway Exit 26B (Hempstead Turnpike East) is only available for pre-paid Diamond, Ruby, & Silver Parking pass holders.

To expedite guest arrivals, please pre-purchase parking and utilize the proper Cross Island Parkway exit to parking lots (see above list).

UBS Arena recommends arriving with enough time to avoid lines and traffic. We encourage guests who are driving to input their lot into GPS for the best experience. Type in the following into your GPS:

"UBS Arena Emerald Parking"
"UBS Arena Silver Parking"
"UBS Arena Diamond Parking"
"UBS Arena Ruby Parking"
"UBS Arena Belmont Park Garage"

 

PURCHASE PARKING
COMPLIMENTARY PARKING FOR BMW VEHICLES

For New York Islanders games, BMW is offering BMW owners, who arrive in their BMW, complimentary access on a first come, first served basis in Emerald Parking only. No action is required ahead of time to take advantage of this offer.

POLICIES AND GUIDELINES

The following vehicles are not permitted to occupy lined parking spaces:

  • Limousines
  • Buses
  • Taxis/black car services/ride share drop-offs and pickups

Charter buses and oversized vehicles should email Parking@UBSArena.com for arrival coordination and information, no less than 72 hours prior to an event.

The lease with Empire State Development prohibits tailgating at UBS Arena.

 
HOURS OF OPERATION

Parking opens 3.5 hours prior to events and 90 minutes after events, unless otherwise stated.

 
ACCESSIBLE PARKING

We have designated parking available for guests with disabilities in all of our parking areas. We encourage guests to purchase parking in advance online. 

ADA-accessible shuttles will run on a regular schedule while parking areas are open. Parking opens 3.5 hours prior to events and closes 90 minutes after events, unless otherwise stated. 

Please note that all guests with disabilities who park in the accessible parking spots must have a valid disabled parking permit and/or plate on their vehicle. 

For additional needs, please contact ADA@ubsarena.com, call the UBS Arena Accessibility Hotline at 516-460-8598. You may also text the UBS Arena Helpline on event days at 205-UBS-HELP (205-827-4357).

 
RIDE SHARE
  • There is a designated rideshare drop off and pick up location, which is located on the north side of the arena and can be accessed by taking the Cross Island Parkway Exit 26D.
  • We encourage guests to input "UBS Arena - Rideshare" into your rideshare app as your drop off / pick up location to ensure the best experience.

Please contact parking@ubsarena.com with any questions or concerns.