Luton Airport Parking - FAQs

Am I able to cancel my Luton parking booking?

Yes, it's not a problem to cancel but you may have to pay a cancellation fee. See our Terms and Conditions for more details.

Can I amend my booking once it's been made?

It's not a problem to make a change to your booking unless you've booked a non-amendable, non-refundable package - these are cheaper than our flexible products, as you're unable to change or cancel the reservation once it's been made. If your package is flexible then please contact us if you need help making an amendment.

Do I have to pay in full on the day I book?

Yes, we do take full payment at the time of booking. If you're worried that you may have to cancel, please see the options above on how you can obtain a full refund and avoid cancellation fees.

Will I park my own car or will someone park it for me?

This depends on the car park's own arrangements and services. As a rule most on-airport car parks will expect you to park your own car and keep your own keys, but a lot of off-airport car parks will look after your keys and park your car for you to save time. To find out the procedures before you book your Luton airport car parking, click the 'more info' link on the search results page for each product.

Do the car parks provide transfers to the Luton terminal?

Depending on how close the car park is to the airport, you may be able to walk to the terminal, otherwise the car park will provide transfers around the clock. These will usually be included in the price, but it's always best to check with the provider before booking, just to be sure.

How much is Short Term parking at Luton?

The Short Term car park at Luton airport has been renamed the Terminal Car Park 1.

Luton Terminal Car Park 1 (Formerly Multi Storey) parking prices

Up to 30 minutes £8 3 to 4 hours £29
30 to 45 minutes £9 4 to 5 hours £31
45 to 60 minutes £13 5 to 9 hours £49
1 to 2 hours £17 5 to 9 hours £124
2 to 3 hours £22 9 to 24 hours £55

What is Priority Parking at Luton airport?

Priority Parking is the name of the official Meet and Greet service at Luton airport. A professional driver will handle your parking from start to finish, allowing you to walk to and from the airport in just 3 minutes.

How long is Mid Term parking at Luton airport?

The mid in Mid Term parking doesn't refer to how long you can park for, instead it's more of a reflection of how close it is to the airport. The Mid Term car park is located on-site, just a 5 minute shuttle ride away from the terminal. Transfers are FREE and run every 15 minutes.

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How many terminals does Luton have?

Luton airport has one terminal building.

What is Meet and Greet parking?

Meet and Greet parking is one of the quickest and easiest airport parking options. Simply drive to the airport, hand over your car and keys to a professional driver who will park your car for you, while you stroll to check-in. When you return your car will waiting for you at the terminal. At Luton airport there are a few Meet and Greet options to consider; Priority Parking, Swift Meet and Greet, Smart Meet and Greet and Drivefly Meet and Greet.

How much is it to park at Luton airport for a week?

Luton airport parking prices fluctuate throughout the year, and are dependant on the type of parking you're looking for. Our current Luton airport parking deals start at just £4.69 per day or £37.49 per week.

Car Park On-the-day price Pre-booked with Holiday Extras Savings by pre-booking
Luton airport Long Term parking £188.00 £39.99 £148.01
Luton airport Mid Term parking £240.00 £52.99 £187.01
Luton airport Terminal Car Park 1 £440.00 £125.99 £314.01

Please note: Prices are for 8 days parking and correct at the time of writing.

How much is Long Term parking at Luton?

When you pre-book with Holiday Extras, 8 days parking at the Long Term car park can cost as little as £39.99 (that's £4.99 per day). You'll always secure yourself a cheaper deal when you book in advance than if you were to just turn up and pay on the gate.

Luton airport Long Term on-the-day prices

Duration Price
Up to 1 hour FREE
1-2 hours £4
1 day £28
Each additional day (or part of) £24

Is there free parking at Luton Airport?

There are no free car parks at Luton Airport, however, you can park free for up to 15 minutes at the Mid Term car park or up to 1 hour at the Long Term car park. Both of these offer a free transfer shuttle to the airport, its a 5 minute trip for the Mid Term and 10 minutes from the Long Term.

How much is drop off parking at Luton?

Luton airport has a dedicated Drop off / Pick up zone which costs £3 for up to 10 minutes. There are also cheaper alternatives like the Mid Term and Long Term car parks, if you don't mind catching a quick shuttle bus.

Car Park Duration Price* Distance from the terminal
Drop off / Pick up Zone Up to 10 minutes
Each additional minute thereafter
1 - 5 minute walk
Mid Term parking Up to 15 minutes
15 - 25 minutes
25 - 40 minutes
5 minute shuttle bus
Long Term parking Up to 1 hour FREE 10 minute shuttle bus

Can you walk from Luton Mid Term car park to the terminal?

If you're looking for parking without the need for a transfer then we'd suggest either the Short Term car park or one of the excellent meet & greet services available at Luton Airport. The Mid Term car park operates a free transfer service which runs every 15 minutes and takes around 5 mins to reach the terminal.

Where is the Shuttle Bus at Luton Airport?

If you're getting to Luton Airport by train then there's the handy Shuttle Bus that'll take you from Luton Airport Parkway station to the terminal; you'll be dropped off in Bay T just outside the terminal building. You can book a ticket directly to the airport that will include the shuttle but if not then here are the current fares:

Ticket Type Price
Single £2.40
Standard Open Return £3.80
Children between 5 and 15 Travel half price
Children under 5 FREE

Both cash and contactless payments are accepted on the Shuttle Bus.