The best deals on London Heathrow parking from only £4.38 per dayOur headline prices explained
We have some great deals on Heathrow Airport parking right now and you can save up to 50% by booking today with Holiday Extras®. Tap in the dates you need above and compare the best parking options at the lowest prices possible. Park at Heathrow and get to and from your terminal with no hassle. We make it safe and easy and we save you money too. Less hassle. More holiday.
We're proud to offer our Never Beaten on Price Guarantee across all of our airport parking at Heathrow so you can be sure you'll never be paying more than you need to!
Our customers rated Heathrow airport parking on average 9/10 (24095 reviews). Read Heathrow airport parking reviews.
Our quick recommendations...
Want the best-value Park and Ride parking at Heathrow? We have discounted spaces at Purple Parking which runs regular buses to all terminals. Want the closest 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? Maple Parking is a big favourite, offering a Meet and Greet service that cuts out the transfer.
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Parking at Heathrow - prices for our top 5 customer favourites
|LHR Airport Car Parks||Transfer||Holiday Extras price*|
|Maple Parking - Meet & Greet||Meet at Terminal Short Stay||£80|
|Purple Parking Meet & Greet||Meet at Terminal Short Stay||£76|
|Purple Parking Park & Ride||Bus to all Terminals||£37.95|
|NCP Flightpath||Bus to all Terminals||£38.99|
|Blue Circle Meet & Greet||Meet at Terminal Short Stay||£78.50|
|Thistle hotel double room inc. parking||Bus to Terminal 5||£81|
*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.
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Heathrow Car Parking Options
There are plenty of people offering car parking at Heathrow Airport but some charge more than you need to pay and some are farther from the airport than you will want to be. Holiday Extras has weeded out the chaff so what you find here is all you need to consider. If you haven't tried a Heathrow Airport Meet and Greet service, we highly recommend you give it a try. If you just want to spend as little as possible to park your car safely, we also have the best Park and Ride options available. Have a quick browse below or enter your dates to compare live prices.
*This is an example price for reservations between 17-01-2021 and 24-01-2021, valid as of 17-11-2020. 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.
Our Best Selling Parking at Heathrow
Purple Parking Park and Ride:
Book Purple Parking now by entering your dates at the top of the page to make a search ↑.
Our Covid-Secure Promise
To keep you as safe as possible when travelling, all of our parking partners are implementing special Covid-secure precautions. When you make a search you'll be able to see our Covid-secure stamps on each parking logo. These stamps mean that we've spoken to the car park, asked to see their Coronavirus protection measures and have published the details in their listing. That's our Covid-secure promise.
Safety measures you can expect to see across our Heathrow parking packages include:
- Enhanced cleaning of transfer buses
- Drivers wearing full PPE
- Perspex screens at reception
- Hand sanitiser and antibacterial wipes being readily available.
Customer reviews for Heathrow Parking
We invite all our customers to leave us feedback and a rating for their experience having booked parking at Heathrow Airport. Below are a few examples- for our full archive of reviews please visit our dedicated Heathrow parking reviews page.
Arrived close to departures building and had very quick car check in. Same thing at the return time which was delayed for me by my flight being delayed but my car was waiting and I had the fastest ever exit from HeathrowMr Odonoghue, 06 Nov, 2020 (5 out of 5)
Purple Parking Park and Ride
Very good value parking at Heathrow with Purple ParkingMr Happe, 26 Oct, 2020 (5 out of 5)
MBW Meet and Greet
Directions to find way around Heathrow T5 not idealMr Jennings, 15 Oct, 2020 (4.5 out of 5)
Purple Parking Meet and Greet
The car was waiting for me on arrival back to Heathrow. This was the slickest parking experience I have had at Heathrow. Polite and friendly staff.Mr Ward, 14 Oct, 2020 (5 out of 5)
Purple Parking Meet and Greet
Car park check in Terminal 2 Heathrow was very smooth. They even moved our return day at just a phone call.Mr Taylor, 05 Oct, 2020 (5 out of 5)
Short Stay parking at Heathrow Airport
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.
Heads up! These prices are correct at the time of writing. You cannot book these car parks ahead of time. You will need to use the on-site pay machine to validate your ticket before you exit the car park.
Electric cars ⚡
Do you drive an electric car? There are electric car charging points at:
- The Heathrow Short Stay car parks (all terminals)
- 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
- The IBIS Heathrow Hotel
Check out our Airport Electric Car Charging page for lots more info.
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 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.
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 week's 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.
Parking at Heathrow Terminals
Heathrow airport has 4 terminals now that terminal 1 has closed. We have a choice of car parks serving all the other terminals and this is which car park serves what terminal is clearly labelled on our quotes page as well as the procedures being explained. Have a read of the services available or just select your terminal before you click 'search' for our quotes.
Terminal 5 parking at Heathrow 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.
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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.