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Stansted Airport Parking

Pocket more cash and save up to 60% off the on-gate airport parking prices by pre-booking with Airparks.

When looking for Stansted Airport parking, there are a few options available to you, and there is something to suit every need. We advise that you book as early as possible because turning up on the day will see you paying the premium rates. You can be certain of the absolute lowest prices on your airport parking at Stansted and the highest quality with Airparks' Best Price Guarantee.

  • 82% of customers who left a review would book again.
  • Stansted airport parking is rated, on average, 4 out of 5 by 3,033 Airparks customers.
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On-Airport Parking
Car ParkRatingTransfer TimeKeep Keys8 Day Price
JetParks Stansted 8/1020 mins
Stansted Short Stay 8/10Within walking distance
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Stansted Mid Stay 9/104-5 mins
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Stansted Long Stay 9/1010 mins
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Meet and Greet Airport Parking
Car ParkRatingTransfer TimeKeep Keys8 Day Price
Official Meet And Greet Stansted Airport 8/10Met at Airport
Stansted Valet Parking 9/10Met at Airport
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Stansted parking options

What do I need to know about car parking at Stansted airport?

There is only one terminal at Stansted, which makes getting there and parking extremely easy. There are several options available to you, each with different advantages at different prices, so we have provided some information below to help you compare packages and find the right airport parking for you. For example, if you are looking to park close to the airport, then an On-Airport car park is ideal. If you are looking for the cheapest parking, Off-Airport parking offers bargain prices to suit your budget - all for a slightly longer transfer time. If you want someone to take care of your parking for you, then Meet and Greet Parking is the best choice for you.

It is worth looking at our brilliant-value Stansted Airport hotels and parking as a single package to save money. Perfect for anyone who has an early flight to catch or would like to add an extra day to their holiday.

Official Long-Stay Stansted transfer bus

Off-Airport parking

JetParks is our off-airport car park at Stansted, and it’s perfect for anyone who is looking to save a little extra cash at the expense of a little extra time on a transfer bus. Booking the non-flexible, supersaver deal will discount the price even further; it's perfect for those with solid plans.

Official Mid-Stay Stansted ticket machine

On-Airport parking

On-airport car parks are in the airport grounds, giving you assurance that you will go from parking to checking-in in no time. The closest of the on-airport car parks at Stansted is the Short Stay which is within walking distance, whilst the Mid Stay and Long Stay are both just a little further away by shuttle. Although parking in this type of car park tends to be slightly more expensive than Jetparks, you will save a lot more time on your transfer and you can always save even more money by booking the non-flexible, supersaver offer.

Official Stansted Valet Parking

Meet and greet/valet car parking

You can give the burden of parking at Stansted Airport to someone else by booking the airport's own Meet and Greet. All you need to do is drive straight to the terminal, where you will be met by a uniformed chauffeur. They will help you unload your luggage and park your car for you, leaving you to go straight ahead to check-in. This service is ideal for people who have a lot of luggage, disabled passengers or those simply wishing to save more time and hassle.

Money Saving

There are numerous ways to keep the cost of your Stansted airport parking at a minimum. By booking with Airparks you can save up to 60% off the gate rate prices. You can always be certain when booking with Airparks, that you are always getting the lowest prices and the highest quality with our best price guarantee.

Of all our parking packages, the JetParks car park is the most wallet-friendly. In addition, you can also book the a non-flexible, supersaver deal, which is excellent for those who have firmly fixed plans. These special advanced rates are subject to no amendments or cancellations, but are a great money-saver.

By pre-booking your parking you are guaranteed that there will be a space reserved especially for you, and by booking in advance you will find the best, bargain deals. If you pay at the gate without booking you will find yourself paying the premium prices with absolutely no promise that there will be a space available to you. If you have left it a little too late to get the cheapest offers, don't panic, it is always best to have a look at our last minute car parking offers, because it will still be much more cost-effective than the on-gate price.

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Our fortnightly email newsletter can save you a further 10% off a variety of parking products. You can sign up on our homepage by simply entering your email address, and you'll receive emails now and again with a discount code. For anyone looking to add an extra day to their holiday you could also receive 10% off Stansted airport hotels.

Getting to Stansted car parks

When heading to Stansted Airport, you need to know how you are getting there. Although the directions to your car park will be on your booking confirmation for travel by road or rail; take a look at the map below or enter your postcode to get directions that are specific to your address.

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Directions to each Stansted Airport car park

Customer Reviews

Long Stay (STN) Booking and entry were easy and we found a parking space within minutes. The bus to terminal arrived soon after.
On our return, the barrier didn't rise automatically but using the "help" button we were immediately able to exit.
It was a very satisfactory and reasonable deal. We will use it again.
Mrs Bainbridge 20 Oct, 2016 (5 out of 5)

Long Stay (STN) I have used Airparks twice in the last 7 months, the biggest problem i find is when you past long stay as you enter the park there is no information to inform you what zone is opened,Mr Jamison 20 Oct, 2016 (4 out of 5)

Long Stay (STN) pick up is good but will not read my number plate happens every time I use the car parkMr Sheppard 19 Oct, 2016 (4 out of 5)

Short Stay Economy - Blue Zone (STN) Short walk to the airport was just perfect .Miss Weston 19 Oct, 2016 (5 out of 5)

Short Stay Economy - Blue Zone (STN) Good value, walking distance to the airport, easy to drive in and out, hassle free.Ms Xenopoulos 19 Oct, 2016 (5 out of 5)

JetParks (STN) Very easy service. Bus service was good. Well labelled car parkMrs Kupis 18 Oct, 2016 (5 out of 5)

Long Stay (STN) Really good just parked and go,pick up just the same no problems.Mr John 18 Oct, 2016 (5 out of 5)

Mid Stay (STN) Car park has bus service through the night and it is easy to negotiate. Unfortunately on my return my ticket wasn't recognised and it said I needed to pay another £115. It took several minutes to get this sorted out.Mrs Adams 18 Oct, 2016 (3 out of 5)

JetParks (STN) Parking very easy to find and the car park felt really secure. There were notices around the car park and at the terminal stating that the shuttle buses ran every 15 minutes but on our return we waited 35 minutes for a bus, then 2 arrived together but there was still not enough room on them for all of the passengers.Mr Stockdale 18 Oct, 2016 (5 out of 5)

Long Stay (STN) easy connection to airport terminalsMrs Newton 16 Oct, 2016 (5 out of 5)

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Helpful Advice

For a successfully stress-free holiday, preparation is key. We have compiled some useful information that will help your holiday run as smooth as it can be.

Before you book

You should work out what option is going to be the best for you. For example, if you are traveling with children, then you may want to park close to the airport in the Mid-Stay car park to avoid long transfers. If you have oversized luggage, like sports equipment, then it is worth booking the Meet and Greet service, as some transfer buses do not accept larger-luggage on board.

For further assurance on all of our products, you should check out our page: why book with Airparks? You can always be certain that you are getting the lowest prices available with Airparks' best price guarantee.

Once you've chosen your Stansted parking

To make your holiday as easy as possible you can check out the step-by-step procedures before boarding, so you will know exactly what to do when you arrive at the airport. There is plenty of shopping at Stansted airport so it's the perfect time to go and grab yourself some pre-holiday treats.

To make the most of your holiday, take a look at our top tips page.


If you have an early flight or just want to add an extra day to your holiday, you should look at our brilliant-value Stansted airport hotels. You could even book your hotel with parking as a single package to save even more time and money.

Frequently asked questions

For any further information, please see our frequently asked questions page, or call our friendly UK based contact centre on 0800747777.