Pay Parking Tickets

Parking Violation

There are several ways to pay parking tickets. For assistance, contact us or call (617) 349-4700.

Pay Online

To pay online you will need either the parking ticket violation number or your Massachusetts license plate number. We accept MasterCard, VISA, Discover, and American Express for online or phone payments.

Pay by Phone

To pay by phone call (617) 491-7277. You will need the violation number from your parking ticket.

Pay by Phone App

To pay by the PayTix phone app, select Cambridge, MA as your preferred city and then type or scan in your ticket number.  If you have questions or run into any issues with the app, please contact PayTix technical support at The PayTix app is available for iPhone and Android devices.

Mail in Payment

To pay by mail, write your license plate number, including state, on your check or money order made payable to the City of Cambridge and mail in the envelope received with your ticket. PLEASE DO NOT SEND CASH! If using your own envelope, send payment to:

Traffic, Parking & Transportation Department
P.O. Box 399113
Cambridge, MA 02139

Pay at Our Office

Visit our office:
Traffic, Parking & Transportation Department
344 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02139

Monday 8:30am - 8:00pm
Tuesday - Thursday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Friday 8:30am - Noon