|The five-story garage at HCM City’s Tân Sơn Nhất International Airport. The new parking fees will be applied beginning in December. – Photo infonet.vn|
HCM CITY — Parking fees at HCM City’s Tân Sơn Nhất International Airport will increase beginning today, December 1, the city’s People’s Committee has announced.
The new fee for motorbikes in the first four hours will be VNĐ 6,000 (US$0.26). Vehicles’ owners will pay VNĐ 1,000($0.04) for every additional hour.
The current fee is VNĐ5,000 ($0.2) every eight hours.
The new fee for cars with between four and eight seats will be VNĐ20,000 ($0.8) for the first 90 minutes, plus VNĐ5,000 ($0.2) for every additional hour.
For cars with between nine and 25 seats, the fee will be VNĐ40,000 ($1.7) for the first 90 minutes and VNĐ15,000 ($0.6) for every additional hour.
The current fees are VNĐ15,000 ($0.6) and VNĐ30,000($1.3), respectively.
This is the first time that the city’s authorities have approved a fee hike at the airport, where the five-story parking garage opened in 2016.
Under Decision 6888 of the city’s People’s Committee, investors in parking garages or parking areas in the city can lobby the city to increase fees.
The airport parking garage, with investment capital of VNĐ550 billion ($25 million), can serve 10,000 vehicles per day on an area of 21,000 square metres. — VNS