Gatwick Airport Parking
Gatwick Airport is the second largest international Airport with 31,342,411 passengers officially flying through the Airport in 2010 alone. There are big plans for Gatwick in the future with £ 1 Billion being invested into the airport over the next 5 years. The Airport has two different terminals, North and South and a runway length of 3,316m. One of the busiest routes from Gatwick Airport is to Malaga and Dublin Airport. Gatwick has thousands of long stay and short stay parking options for all types of budgets whether you are parking your car for 20 minutes, dropping off friends or going on holiday for x number of weeks.
As most people might already know Gatwick Airport is one of the UK?S busiest Airports. With millions of passengers passing through the terminals each year, airport car parking might seem daunting, but don’t worry we are here to help. We have hand selected some of our favourite Gatwick airport parking services ranging from meet and greet to park and ride.
Long stay car parking at Gatwick airport
It all depends which terminal you are flying from when choosing a long stay car parking option. Please check with your Airline booking confirmation for which terminal you need to check in at, you have two options South Terminal and North Terminal, both official long stay car parks operate at both terminals which is what we recommend.
The official on Airport car park is something you should consider if you want to be close to the terminal entrance, you could walk the short distance but a free shuttle bus will take you to the terminal.
Drop off and short stay parking at Gatwick airport
Are you dropping of friends or family at the Airport? you might not need more than an hours car parking if your just saying goodbye to your loved ones, unfortunately private cars are not allowed to stop and be left unattended so we recommend using one of the short stay parking options.
Hints and tips for Gatwick Parking
How many times have you heard someone say “make sure you arrive on time” ?well have you taken into account the transfer time from the car park? this might take between 10-15 minutes depending on which car parking service you have chosen.
Don’t forget your passport to remember to print of your email booking confirmation, you will need to hand this in at the car park office.
Some car parks use number plate recognition scanners to recognise your vehicle, so make sure you have entered the correct number plate to avoid delays.
Pack light! weigh you luggage on your bathroom scales, it could save you £20, which is the standard extra bagged charge at the Airport
For wheelchair assistance call +44 (0) 844 335 1802 and select option 2
This is the ultimate place to visit if you are seeking a day crammed with fun and laughter.
An absolute must for adrenaline junkies! Southern Pursuits has so much excitement to offer you and your family/friends or even work colleagues.
There is absolutely loads for you to do, some of the activities are listed below.
Clay Pigeon Shooting
Visit their outdoor activity centre and let the fun begin!
Centre is open Monday to Sundays 09.00 to 17.00
Turners Hill Road
Goodwood – Golfing Experience
Indulging in a spot of golf on Goodwoods superb course is an absolute must for all golfing enthusiasts.
The course is surrounded by beautiful, breath taking countryside for you to enjoy.
It?s a great place to escape to with friends, allow yourself de-stress from a hectic work schedule or relax to help
you get in the holiday mood before you catch your flight from Gatwick Airport.
Tel 01243 755000
Experience Mad – Fly a vintage plane
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity- generally we don?t take the time out to enjoy the finer things in life.
Why not take some time out and treat yourself to a flight on a vintage airplane. This is a unique experience for an acquired taste. Aviation fans pay heed!
Telephone: 0844 8040 432
Find more info on the Gatwick airport website.