Purple Parking Gatwick
Charlwood Road, Lowfield Heath, Crawley RH11 0QB
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This Purple Parking site, formally Airparks, has provided a popular parking choice at Gatwick Airport since 1978. Offering secure and affordable parking with terminal transfers around the clock, Purple Parking Gatwick has one of our highest levels of repeat custom.
Each year, their fifty-strong team of fully insured, professional drivers take pride in quickly and efficiently parking two million cars in their secure parking location.
Purple Parking Gatwick is easy to find, just follow our directions, use our map or put your postcode into our directions finder. Upon arrival, leave your car in one of the arrival bays, check in at reception and jump on one of the fast and frequent bus transfers to the airport.
While youre on your way to the airport one of Purple Parkings professional drivers will park your car in their secure parking location. Your car is insured all the while it is with them, and there are regular patrols around the car park 24 hours a day. Upon arrival back to Gatwick Airport, you will find your car ready and waiting in one of the departure bays as you step off the bus from the terminal.
If time is of the essence, you can make the most of Purple Parkings extra-special time saving services. A chauffeur can meet you at the airport terminal and drive your car to their secure parking location, leaving you free to head straight to check-in. While youre away you can choose to have your car valeted, inside and out, and upon your arrival they can meet you back at the terminal ready for you to drive away. You can add any of these options as you make your way through your booking.
The parking and collection system worked well and the staff were pleasant and helpful.Mr Voysey (Purple Parking)
Excellent transport and initial parking in big bays for off loading. However I was disappointed to collect the car from a small space, which if some one else was careless loading their car may have resulted in some damage.Mr Marchant (Purple Parking)
I have avoided off site parking after a bad experience a few years ago. I came to Airparks due to your willingness to accept larger vehicles than most others and was very pleasantly surprised. It all ran perfectly smoothly and I watched customers vehicles being driven responsibly by your 'mature' staff - always a concern when leaving the keys. Will be happy to use Airparks again after this experience.Mr Biglin (Purple Parking)
Excellent & efficient serviceMrs Bailey (Purple Parking)
Only that the car was very dirty when we collected it.Mrs Small (Purple Parking)
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Overall rating: 86%by 11397 guests
Reasons to book Gatwick Purple Parking
- Purple is the new name for Airparks, our most-popular Gatwick parking, and, with this package, you can change the details later if needed.
- 98% of customers tell us they would book again.
- Fast, frequent transfers to the airport.
- Fully insured and accredited by the Association of Chief Police Officers.
Arrival at Gatwick Purple Parking
Park in one of the arrivals bays, take note of the number and head to reception to check in. You'll need to present a copy of your booking confirmation, drop your keys in the red box for the correct number lane and you'll be given a ticket, which you should keep safe as you'll need it later. It will also have instructions on the back for when you return.
You car will be parked for you while you catch the bus from the waiting area to the airport and your keys will stay with the car park while you're away. You'll need to show your ticket to the driver.
Getting to and from Gatwick airport
Getting to the airport:Catch the bus to the airport - you’ll need to show the ticket you were given when you arrived to the driver when you board.
It takes 10 minutes to reach the north terminal and 15 minutes to reach the south terminal. The bus runs every 20 minutes, 24 hours a day, and is included in the price.
Getting back to the car park:Collect your luggage and follow signs for the bus stop out of the terminal. If you’re at the north terminal, turn left and catch your bus at stop 6 or 7. If you’re at the south terminal, go down to ground level, turn left and catch your bus at stop 7 or 8.
On your return to Gatwick Purple Parking
Catch the transfer bus from where you were dropped off. You'll need to show the ticket you were given at check-in to the driver. If you're at the North terminal, turn left out of the terminal, follow the signs to the bus stop and catch your bus at stop 6 or 7. If you're at the South terminal, go out of the terminal, head down to the ground level, turn left and catch your bus at stop 7 or 8. Once you've been whisked back to your car, collect your keys from reception, drive to the exit and scan the barcode attached to your keys at the exit barrier to get out.
If you return early, you will need to contact the car park directly to give them as much notice as possible. If you don't, there may be a delay before you get your car back. We can't offer you a refund for any booked parking that you don't use.
We recommend that you give yourself 45 minutes to drop your car and keys off and transfer to the airport.
The car park has a height limit of 2.1 metres. It also doesn't take motorbikes or scooters, commercial vehicles, minibuses, high-sided vehicles, mobile homes, lorries, caravans or vehicles with trailers.
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* Prices quoted are based on parking from the 02-01-2017 untill the 09-01-2017, valid as of 02-11-2016