to the airport
There's no way of parking closer to the terminal than booking the airport's own Short Stay car park - it's just over the road from departures and very simple to use. Park, keep your keys and catch your flight, secure in the knowledge that your car will be protected by regular patrols and CCTV while you're away on your well-earned break. When you get back, just walk to your car and drive off. Airport parking as simple as a trip to the shops.
Reasons to book East Midlands Short Stay Car Parking
- You can't park closer than this official airport car park - it's directly opposite the terminal.
- Relax knowing your car is in a car park with regular patrols, 24-hour CCTV and number plate recognition restricting entry.
- No need to wait for a transfer bus as the car park is just a short walk from the terminal.
- Keep your own keys and leave when you're ready after your holiday.
Arrival at East Midlands Short Stay Car Parking
The car park has automatic number plate recognition, so you'll need to give us your car registration number when you book. You should take a copy of your booking confirmation to the car park with you.
Just drive up to the entry barrier and wait for the machine to read your number plate. This can take up to a minute. The machine will give you a ticket with your registration number and booking reference on, and the barrier will open, so you can drive in and park.
If nothing happens, press the button marked 'assistance' so you can speak to a member of staff through the intercom. They'll ask you to confirm your details, and then the machine will give you a ticket.
Don't insert your credit or debit card into the barrier at any point or you will be charged again for your parking.
Also, don't press the ticket button, as this will stop you being able to gain entry.
Getting to and from East-midlands airport
You won't need to worry about transfers when you park at Short Stay - you're only a two-minute walk away from your terminal.
On your return to East Midlands Short Stay Car Parking
Just drive to the exit barrier and put your ticket into the slot. The barrier will lift to let you out. This can take up to a minute. If it doesn't, press the button marked 'assistance' and a member of staff will let you out. Don't insert your credit or debit card into the barrier at any point or you will be charged again for your parking. We advise, as always, having a copy of your booking confirmation with you.
East Midlands Short Stay Car Parking Address
East Midlands Airport,
Reg number wasn't recognised at barrier, but quickly sorted via the assistance button. Very easy to book.Miss Price (East-midlands East Midlands Short Stay car parking)
We were impressed with the service from start to finish. For the first time in years the gate did recognise my number plate, and we went through without having to buzz for assistance! Good position near the airport, and easy to get to departures. Easy to book and pay, no hassle.. Excellent service.Mr Barrettmcgrath (East-midlands East Midlands Short Stay car parking)
Price was the key factor for short stayMr Azim (East-midlands East Midlands Short Stay car parking)
Better lighting needed in car park and better signage directing you to terminal
The number recognition did not work and nobody seems to want to answer the press for attention button. When you don't land while 11.45 pm this winds you right up, all you want to do is get home at this time. So no I won't recommend and won't use it again.Mr Wells (East-midlands East Midlands Short Stay car parking)
Almost! The only hic-up was not your fault. The car number plate reader at the short term car park was not working but easily resolved with the car park office.Mrs Walker (East-midlands East Midlands Short Stay car parking)
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Overall rating: 90% by 477 guests