Turn Up and Park

Turn up

If you're not able to pre-book your parking, you can simply turn-up and park. However, if you want to guarantee your space then we do recommend that you pre-book as during peak periods we can’t always ensure a space will be available.

  • You can turn-up and park in our main car park, however VIP Parking and Meet and Greet Parking are pre-bookable only
  • Our car parks are clearly signposted and only a short walk from the terminal
  • Cash and all major credit cards accepted

Turn Up and Park Map and Directions

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Need help?

Have a look at our Car Parking FAQs or call one of our car parking experts on 0871 310 5556. You can also book your parking by phone 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Call 0330 333 03 04 for our Customer Service and Feedback Teams

* Calls are charged at 10 pence per minute from a BT landline. Calls from mobiles and other networks may vary. Question

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Turn up and park

If you are planning to turn up and park, we ask that you park in the short stay area of our car park . If you are planning to park for longer than 24 hours we ask that you park in the long stay area.


On arrival at the airport, please follow signs for car park 1 and use the left-hand lane for turn up parking. 


Up-to 24 hours
Up to 30 minutes £2.50
Up to 1 hour £4.50
Up to 2 hours £7.00
Up to 3 hours £8.00
Up to 4 hours £9.00
Up to 24 hours £25.00
Up to midnight following the first 24 hours stay £20 per day.

Lost token application tariff for period of stay plus £5.00 administration fee.

Prices are displayed at car park entrances and may be subject to change.

Entry and exit procedure

Please use all lanes excluding green. Once you arrive at the car park barrier control panel, take a token. You can make a payment at any of the automatic ticket machines in and around the terminal building; paying stations on the car park or alternatively on exit insert your token into the barrier followed by a credit/debit card. Your card will be debited with the correct amount and your receipt presented

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