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Please note: To start the 2020 Houston Texans season, tailgating will be prohibited on NRG Park property.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Arriving at NRG Stadium

H-E-B Parking Map


Arriving at NRG Stadium

2020 Parking Lots and Gates
Red | Gate 10,11 and 12
Blue | Gate 6, 8 and 9
Orange | Gate 3 and 4
Green | Gate 13
Purple | Gate 15
Green Suite | Gate 13A
Blue Suite | Gate 2 and 9

How do I get to my parking lot?

For lot specific directions, we have teamed with Waze to provide the best route on gameday to your lot. Please visit the Texans app and under the 'Gameday' tab, you will find the Waze button, which includes directions to all of our parking lots.

When is the best time to arrive on Texans gamedays?

Arrive early to NRG Park on gameday to avoid delays! For a live look at Houston traffic, click here.

What time do parking lot gates open?

All parking lot gates will open 2.5 hours prior to kick-off.

When can I line up at the parking gates before the lots open?

Queueing is only allowed during the (30) minutes prior to parking gates opening. Any vehicles lined up prior to (30) minutes before parking gates open are subject to citations from the City of Houston for obstructing a roadway.

Is cash parking available for Houston Texans games?

There is NO cash parking available at NRG Park for Houston Texans home games.

Where can I purchase a parking pass for Houston Texans games?

At this point, all parking passes for Texans home games are SOLD OUT via the Texans ticket office. The next best place to find a parking pass would be through the secondary ticket market, specifically HERE.

Where is Handicap/ADA Parking?

ADA parking is available in all NRG lots with a valid state issued license plate or placard and a pre-paid parking pass. Once entering your parking lot, show the staff your ADA placard and you will be directed to the ADA parking section closest to the stadium.

ADA parking spaces are intended for vehicles with the proper ADA placard/plate only; tailgate equipment (tents, tables, etc.) is prohibited from being set in ADA spaces unless it occupies the same space as the accompanying ADA vehicle. For more information on ADA parking, please see the link here.

Where can I park my RV, bus or oversized vehicle?

All RV's, buses, and oversized vehicles will need to pre-purchase a minimum of (2) parking passes and will be directed by NRG Park staff to park in the designated RV areas in each lot.

Where is motorcycle parking located?

There is no specific motorcycle parking at NRG Park for Texans home games. Each motorcycle that comes onto property must have its own pre-purchased parking pass to enter the parking lots.

Where do I find information for taking the Metro Rail to Houston Texans games?

The Metrorail is available to fans for all Texans home games. For a complete list of pick-up locations and fare information, please visit

Where is the Rideshare and Taxi drop-off location on Texans gameday?

The Rideshare and Taxi drop-off location can be found in front of Hall B at the NRG Center.

Where is the drop-off/pick-up location for Texans games?

Fans may drop-off/pick-up just outside of gate #9 near Kirby at the Westridge intersection or gate #10 near Kirby at the McNee intersection.

Do I need a game ticket or tailgate guest ticket to come onto NRG Park property for Texans games?

All guests must have a valid game ticket to that day's game to be on NRG Park property. Please note that tailgating will be prohibited to start the 2020 season and no tailgate guest tickets will be made available at this time.

Will tailgating be allowed during the 2020 season?

To start the 2020 season, tailgating will be prohibited on NRG Park property.

What time do the pedestrian entrance gates open?

Pedestrian entrance gates open 2.5 hours before kick-off. These gates are intended for anyone who wants to walk into NRG Park to avoid mixing pedestrians with vehicle entrance gates. A valid game ticket is required to enter through the pedestrian gates.

Who should I contact if I have a problem with traffic, parking or tailgating on gameday?

If you encounter any challenges with parking or your gameday experience on the actual event date, please call our Gameday Hotline at 832-667-1400 or text our text line number to 832-241-0202.

Who should I contact if I have questions not answered on the website regarding parking?

For any questions not answered here, please email

Exiting NRG Stadium

Texans Egress Map


Exiting NRG Stadium

How will I be directed out of my parking gate?

Fans are directed out of parking lots by HPD and parking personnel based on traffic flow, with the goal to get vehicles out of lots and onto roads as quickly as possible. This can change game-to-game and please note that you may not be able to take your preferred route or the one you took to the game – we recommend using Waze to assist with your drive home.

How long does it take to get out of NRG Park parking lots?

We aim to clear all of our lots within 50-60 minutes after end of game but various factors including construction and time of the game can influence lot clear times.

Does the time of game influence traffic upon exit?

Yes, expect heavier traffic and longer delays for night games – both inbound and outbound.

Is tailgating allowed after the game?

Tailgating, both pre-game and postgame, will be prohibited to start the 2020 season.

Where is the Rideshare and Taxi pick-up location on Texans gameday?

The Rideshare and Taxi pick-up location can be found in front of Hall B at the NRG Center.

Can I leave my vehicle at NRG Park overnight?

There is no overnight parking after the game. All vehicles must leave property at the conclusion of the game.

Contact Us

The Texans offices, located in NRG Stadium, are open for business year-round, Monday- Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.

Houston Texans
NRG Stadium
Two NRG Park
Houston, TX 77054-1573

Texans Administrative Office: 832-667-2000
Texans Customer Service: 832-667-2002
NRG Park Administrative Office: 832-667-1400
Houston Texans Toll Free Number: 833-546-2002
Lost & Found: 832-667-1714

To report fan conduct issues on gameday, please text our Gameday Text-line: 832-241-0202