Parking + Transportation

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    Official Transportation Sponsors

    GoDurham offers bus service throughout the area. See Local Transportation section below for options in Durham and throughout the Triangle.

    LimeBike is offering a discount code for festival goers. Full Frame attendees can get a $3 credit by using code LIMEBIKEFF (valid April 2 – 30, 2018). Use the LimeBike app to find bikes nearby using GPS. Scan any bike to unlock and start your ride. Close the back lock to finalize your trip. TIP: LimeBike offers half off rates for anyone with a .edu email.

    NOTE: LimeBike’s cannot be parked on the Plaza in front of the Carolina Theatre. When rides are finished, bikes must be parked at designated areas and out of the way of pedestrians and other traffic (CCB Plaza or Durham Centre Garage, across the street from the Carolina Theatre). See Full Frame bike rack signage for rules and restrictions.


    Ride Share

    Lyft is offering a discount code for new users. New users can use code FULLFRAME18 to receive $5 off 2 rides! This code will work in any city where Lyft operates! The code can be redeemed by anybody new to Lyft in the ‘Promos’ section of the Lyft app. Visit https://www.lyft.com/invited/FULLFRAME18 to download the Lyft app.


    Street Parking

    The city of Durham will extend on-street metered parking limits during the festival, allowing 11 hours of paid parking. Please find a map of the extended time limits here, and details of the on-street parking program here.


    Parking Garages + Lots

    Durham Centre Garage | 300 West Morgan Street (1 min walk)
    Parking Rates 1st Hour: $1.25 | All Day: $13.75 (special event parking rate may vary)

    Unscripted Durham Parking Deck | 202 Corcoran Street (1 min walk)
    Public Parking Rate: $20 All Day (special event parking rate may vary)

    Chapel Hill Garage and Lot | 326 East Chapel Hill Street (3 min walk)
    Parking Rates 1st Hour: $1.25 | All Day: $13.75 (special event parking rate may vary)

    Corcoran Street Garage and Lot | 101 Corcoran Street (3 min walk)
    Parking Rates 1st Hour: $1.25 | All Day: $13.75 (special event parking rate may vary)

    Church Street Garage | 109 South Mangum Street (6 min walk)
    Parking Rates 1st Hour: $1.25 | All Day: $13.75 (special event parking rate may vary)

    Parrish Street and Church Street Lot | 215-237 East Parrish Street (7 min walk)
    Payment is accepted at the installed Pay Stations (8:00am – 7:00pm, Mon-Fri).
    Parking is free after 7pm weekdays and all day on Saturday and Sunday.

    Please visit the ParkDurham page for additional information on city parking decks, lots, and rates.

    American Tobacco Campus | North Deck – 305 West Pettigrew Street (7 min walk); South Deck – 705 Willard Street (11 min walk); East Deck – 250 South Mangum Street (9 min walk)
    Visitor Parking Rate: $11.25 All Day (special event parking rate may vary)

    Please visit the American Tobacco Campus parking page for visitor parking instructions.


    Air Travel

    Raleigh-Durham Airport (RDU)


    Ground Transportation

    Amtrak offers train service from various North Carolina and US cities.
    Megabus provides low cost, daily express bus service in the US and Canada.

    Local Transportation

    Bull City Connector is a Fare-FREE bus route from Duke to Golden Belt, including Ninth Street & Downtown Durham.
    GoTriangle provides Raleigh to Durham and Chapel Hill to Durham bus service 7 days a week.
    GoDurham provides bus service throughout Durham County 7 days a week.
    S & H Transportation provides luxury limousine, car, and group charter service throughout the Triangle and beyond.

    Rental Car Info

    Enterprise 3648 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, NC 27707 (919-490-6057)
    Capital Auto Rentals 601 Willard St, Durham, NC 27701 (919-813-6577)

    Drive Times

    Raleigh to Durham – 30 minutes
    Chapel Hill to Durham – 20 minutes