The best London Heathrow parking from only £6.61 per dayOur headline prices explained
Save up to 50% by pre-booking your Heathrow airport parking with Holiday Extras®. Want Heathrow parking at terminal 5? Good to Go Park and Ride T5 is only a 5-minute transfer away. Looking for the most convenient Heathrow parking at terminal 2? Why not opt for our popular Maple Manor meet and greet at T2. Whatever you're after, you can compare the nearest and best-value parking services here and relax, knowing you have our award-winning customer support on-hand to help. Booking with us is simple, quick and hassle-free...
Our customers rated Heathrow airport parking on average 9/10 (23832 reviews). Read Heathrow airport parking reviews.
Compare our cheapest Heathrow Airport parking deals:
Not sure which car park to pick? Use our comparison table below to compare our Heathrow car parking options by price, distance, transfers and rating.
The table is sorted in price order so if you're looking for cheap parking, stick to the top of the list.
London Heathrow parking deals from £46.79*
|LHR Airport Car Parks||On the day price||Our pre-booked price|
|Purple Parking Park & Ride||£66.95||£53.95|
|Premier Park & Stroll||£74.00||£57.00|
|Good To Go Meet & Greet||£105.99||£84.99|
|Sofitel Short Stay||£336.00||£312.00|
*The prices in these tables are for 8 day's parking and are provided as a guide price only. On the day pricing is based on arriving at the car park on the day of departure without a pre-booked space, or booking on the day of departure.
Heathrow Car Parking Options
Want to check out more of our choices for parking at Heathrow Airport? Look no further than the list below, where we've laid out the daily and weekly parking costs for each of our car parks and Heathrow Airport meet and greet packages, with handy links if you'd like more info.
*This is an example price for reservations between 16-05-2020 and 23-05-2020, valid as of 16-03-2020. The price per week is the total cost of this car parking for 8 days. The price per day refers to the same product and period, divided by 8.
Electric cars ⚡ Do you drive an electric car? There are electric car charging points at: the Heathrow Short Stay (all terminals) car parks, NCP Flightpath, Purple Parking, the Windsor Marriott Hotel, the Mercure Hotel, Holiday Inn Express Terminal 5, St Giles Hotel, Hyatt Place, Hilton T5 Hotel, the Moxy Hotel and the IBIS Heathrow Hotel. Find out more here.
NCP Flightpath Super Saver
Car park location great as very close to Heathrow airport. Shuttle bus was adequate and we didn’t have to wait long for transfers. All in all good service.Mr Simpson, 15 Mar, 2020 (5 out of 5)
Premier Park and Stroll
we used holiday extra to find the best deal, we decided on parking at the premier inn at terminal 4 heathrow, with maple parking. we dropped the car off in the underground car park at the premier inn, left the keys at reception and walked to terminal 4 using the covered causeway from the hotel, which took 5 minutes. when we returned the car was waiting for us in the underground car parkMr Pennington, 14 Mar, 2020 (5 out of 5)
MBW Meet and Greet
This was the first time we had tried this service, but it worked well. We had a courtesy call as we were driving to the airport which was good. Terminal 5 Heathrow car park is a bit confusing, but we found the right bit. It was all very professional. On return we phoned after collecting luggage and our car was waiting when we got to the car park. Will use it again. Much cheaper than a taxi and we didn't have to get wet or cold in a shuttle bus.Mrs Mccarthy, 05 Mar, 2020 (5 out of 5)
Purple Parking Park and Ride T3
Airport Parking at Heathrow. I booked on the website and incorrectly uploaded my arrival date. The booking showed as a no-show on my arrival, but a quick call to your call centre and a female member of staff re-booked the parking. While there was an additional fee the fault was mine. Your staff member acted in a caring and efficient manner and the issue was resolved immediately.Mr Connelly, 04 Mar, 2020 (5 out of 5)
Purple Parking Meet and Greet
Used Meet and Greet at Terminal 4 Heathrow. All very good except we had problems on return in finding the desk and our car. Some signage would save a lot of walking up and down when tired after a long flight.Mr Campbell, 04 Mar, 2020 (5 out of 5)
Short Stay parking
Short Stay parking at Heathrow
Heathrow has a designated drop-off zone allowing you to take loved ones to the airport, however, you are not permitted to pick passengers up outside any of the 5 terminals at Heathrow.
Picking-up at Heathrow: If you're picking up passengers at Heathrow you should use the Short Stay car parks at each of the terminals. The Short Stay prices are listed below.
|Heathrow Short stay Parking Prices|
|Up to 30 minutes||£3.80||4 - 5 hours||£22.00|
|30 minutes - 1 hour||£7.00||5 - 6 hours||£27.60|
|1 - 2 hours||£11.30||6 - 9 hours||£40.30|
|2 - 3 hours||£13.90||9 - 12 hours||£52.00|
|3 - 4 hours||£18.00||12 - 24 hours||£59.50|
Alternatively the Long Stay car park is free for 2 hours. It is worth noting that re-entry to Heathrow Long Stay Parking is prohibited within 24 hours.
Dropping-off at Heathrow: There are designated drop-off zones at all terminals. Follow the signs for departures and use the outside lane for drop-offs. This will help traffic move more smoothly. Heathrow can get very busy, so if you'd prefer a less hurried farewell, you'd be best to use the Short Stay car park.
If you need to park for any period over 2 hours, our Long Stay car park prices start as low as £10.41 per day.
Terminal 4 Short Stay Peak Tariffs
Short Stay car park has slightly increased rates for peak times of the day. If you are expecting to park between 6am - 8am and 6.30pm - 8.30pm you should bring a few extra pennies.
Please note: These prices are correct at the time of writing. You cannot book these car parks in advance with Holiday Extras at the moment; instead, you will need to use the pay machine on site to validate your ticket before you exit the car park.
Holiday Extras offers a vast range of cheap Heathrow airport parking including our standard on-airport and off-airport Heathrow airport park and ride services and ultra convenient Heathrow Meet and Greet parking. All our Heathrow airport car parks are fully secured, with plenty of measures in place to protect your car while you are away. It's easy to book with us online or over the phone via our friendly, award-winning call centre.
Parking at Heathrow Terminals
Heathrow airport has 4 terminals now that terminal 1 has closed. We have a choice of car parks at all the other terminals so whichever you are flying from, we have a convenient option for you. Have a read of the services available or just select your terminal before you click 'search' for our quotes.
Heathrow parking at terminal 5 is within walking distance of the Sofitel Short Stay, or for the utmost in convenience why not try a Meet and Greet at Heathrow Terminal 5 offer, like Blue Circle Parking or Meteor, and have your car parked for you. For those who are watching their budget, there are also several Park and Ride services available - including the Maple Manor Business Park and Ride.
Heathrow parking at terminal 4 is served by several Meet and Greet operators, including Purple Parking and Good to Go. As above, there is also a Park and Ride service available - for terminal 4 this is with Purple Parking.
Heathrow parking at terminal 3 is served by the same Meet and Greet and Park and Ride operators as terminal 4. In addition, terminal 3 also offers Purple Parking Park and Ride Plus - a park and ride service where your car is brought back to you at the terminal, so you can make a speedy exit from the airport.
Heathrow airport parking charges
|Parking service/price per day|
|easyHotel Parking||£6.00||Business Park and Ride||£8.87|
|Purple Parking Business||£9.12||NCP Flightpath||£10.25|
|Purple Parking Long Stay||£10.49||Meteor Meet and Greet||£13.27|
|Purple Parking Meet & Greet||£15.77||Maple Manor Meet and Greet||£17.87|
Compare Heathrow airport parking
- Want the cheapest option? The Good to Go Park and Ride service at Terminal 5 is usually the best value option. Prices start from just £6.25 per day.
- Want to be close to the terminal? The Sofitel Short Stay is within walking distance of terminal 5 - though due to this, it tends to be on the pricier side.
- Want the ultimate in convenience? Try one of our Meet and Greet parking packages: you drop your car off at the terminal when you leave and collect it from the terminal when you return from holiday. Prices start from £11.19 per day.
Different types of Heathrow parking service
Want to know what is the best parking at Heathrow for your trip? These are the different types of parking available:
Heathrow on-airport parking
We offer on-airport Heathrow parking - parking that's within the airport grounds - at all five Heathrow terminals. All our on-airport car parks are a 15-minute transfer or less from the terminals they serve - some are just three minutes away. Choose from the Sofitel Short Stay and the Good to Go Park and Ride packages.
Heathrow off-airport parking
If you're looking for parking near Heathrow, and don't mind being just outside the airport grounds, off-airport parking is usually a better value option. And it's not necessarily a less convenient one - transfers from our off-airport car parks to the terminals are often as quick as on-airport car parks - sometimes even quicker. Visit our Heathrow off-airport parking page.
Heathrow Meet and Greet parking
We have two options for Heathrow Valet Parking and Heathrow Meet and Greet parking. Valet and Meet and Greet generally describe a very similar service, although it can vary slightly between providers. It is the ultimate in convenience: all you have to do is meet the driver at the terminal you are flying from. Your car is then driven to a secured compound for the duration of your holiday. When you arrive back at the airport after your holiday, your car will be waiting for you near the terminal. Take a look at the Meet and Greet options on the Overview tab or search for your dates in the form at the top of this page.
Instead of a stressful battle with the rush-hour traffic on the morning of your flight, why not treat yourself to one of our Heathrow hotels with parking? Our great deals can often work out cheaper than booking parking alone. Also, have you considered a pass for one of the Heathrow airport lounges? It's cheaper than you might think and can actually save you money on confectionaries at the airport.
Heathrow Airport Parking - FAQs
How much is Airport parking at Heathrow?
Our fantastic Heathrow Parking deals start from only £6.13 per day or £49.00 per week. Our prices are subject to fluctuations throughout the year and are dependent on the type of parking you're after, but if you book in advance you can save up to 50%!
How much is parking at Heathrow Short Stay?
Heathrow Short Stay parking is next to each of the airport's five terminals, and you will find the appropriate drive-up charges below.
|Heathrow Short Stay parking prices|
|Up to 30 minutes||£4.00||30 minutes - 1 hour||£7.20|
|1 - 2 hours||£11.50||2 - 3 hours||£14.30|
|3 - 4 hours||£18.70||4 - 5 hours||£23.10|
|5 - 6 hours||£28.70||6 - 9 hours||£41.90|
|9 - 12 hours||£54.10||12 - 24 hours||£61.80|
|Each 24 hour period or part of||£61.80|
How long can you stay in the Short Stay car park at Heathrow?
Short Stay parking at Heathrow is recommended for stays up to 5 hours, but you can of course stay for up to 24 hours or more, but this is very costly. Please see the above table for the hourly Short Stay tariffs. You can alternatively park in the Long Stay car park for free for 2 hours, too.
Do you have to pay to drop off at Heathrow?
Dropping passengers off at Heathrow is free if you are doing so at the terminal forecourts. Waiting is not permitted for security reasons, so if you want to have longer dropping off your passenger(s), there is free parking at Heathrow Long Stay car park for up to 2 hours.
Can I drop off at Terminal 3 Heathrow?
You can drop passengers off for free at Terminal 3 Heathrow in the forecourt, however as with the other terminals waiting is not allowed. If you would like more time to drop off, park for free for up to 2 hours at the Heathrow Long Stay car park.
Fancy taking the whole family away? Check out our school holiday dates page, so you can plan ahead and pick the best time to travel.
How much does it cost to park at Heathrow Terminal 3?
Our current cheapest Heathrow Terminal 3 parking offer is Blue Circle Parking Meet and Greet T3 with 1 weeks parking for £99.00.*
*Price correct at the time of writing.
How much is parking at Heathrow Terminal 4?
Our current cheapest Terminal 4 parking deal is the Purple Parking Park and Ride T4 which is £8.37 per day, or £66.95 per week*. It is 1 mile from the airport via a 5 minute bus transfer.
*Price correct at the time of writing.
Is there a pick up point at Terminal 5 Heathrow?
As Heathrow Airport does not permit picking up passengers from outside any of the five terminals, you need to use the Short Stay car parks instead. For Terminal 5 pick ups, you can use the Fast Track / Overheight Vehicles entrance on the ground floor Short Stay Car Park 5. It costs £12.50 for up two hours. You can also use the Long Stay car park instead, which is free for 2 hours.
How do I book parking at Heathrow?
To book your Heathrow Airport parking, scroll to the top of the page and enter your dates of travel. Select the type of parking which best suits your journey - convenient meet & greet or budget-friendly park and ride - to make your booking.