Short Stay at East Midlands Airport
The Short Stay car park is situated only a few minutes walk away from the airport terminal. Forget the stress of having to catch a transfer bus, just park your car, unload your baggage and stroll to check-in.
Transfers: Transfers are not needed as Short Stay car park is within easy walking distance.
On arrival: We operate an Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) system so it is essential you have entered the correct vehicle registration when making your booking. We recommend that you bring a copy of your confirmation with you. On arrival, please drive up to the entry barrier and your car registration will be read. A ticket will be automatically issued to you. Make your way to any available space and park your car. Keep this ticket safe as it will be needed on your return. If a ticket is not automatically dispensed, please press the Assistance button and explain to the operator that your vehicle has not been recognised. Please confirm your booking details, including your car registration. A ticket will then be issued. Keep this ticket safe as it will be needed on your return.
On your return: Upon your return to the airport, proceed to your car and drive to the exit barrier. Please insert your ticket to leave and the barrier should raise automatically.If the barrier does not raise and/or asks for payment, please do not insert your credit or debit card into the barrier as a further payment will be taken. Please press the intercom button for assistance and quote your pre-booking reference number.
Security: The short stay car park has CCTV and holds the Park Mark secure parking award.
Important information: Short Stay car park has limited disabled parking spaces available. These spaces are on a first come, first served basis. Please ensure that your Blue Badge is clearly displayed while you're away.
Please note: this car park cannot accept bookings for minibuses, high-sided vehicles, mobile homes, lorries, caravans or trailers, even if multiple spaces are booked.
Official East Midlands Short Stay
East Midlands Airport, Castle Donington, Derby DE74 2SA