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12 minutes
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The Mid Stay T1 and T3 (previously named Short Stay) car park is the cheapest way to park within walking distance of the terminal. From the Mid Stay T1/3 you're just a 8-12 minute stroll from check-in, making it a perfect option for travellers prioritising ultra speedy and convenient Manchester airport parking.

Award-winning security, within easy reach of the terminal - keep your keys.


At this car park you get to park yourself and keep your keys which means it's completely contact-free - no buses, just walk to the terminal.

Need to know

Drive up to the barrier and your number plate will be recognised. Then the entry barrier will lift automatically.

Drive in and you can park in any of the spaces and keep hold of your keys.

Walk to the terminal, which takes 8-12 minutes.

On your return walk back to the car park from the terminal. Collect your car and drive to the exit barrier which will lift automatically. If it doesn't rise press the intercom button for assistance and quote your reference number.


The car park has designated Blue Badge bays, which are all signposted. They work on a first come first served basis and you'll need to display your badge whilst you're away.


The car park is secured by:

  • CCTV
  • Entry and exit barriers
  • ‘Park Mark' awarded

The small print

Government regulations require passengers at the airport to wear a face mask. Remember to bring a face mask and have it on before you get there. You'll need one for each member of your party.

Early or late? The car park offers a grace period of 6 hours at their discretion. Any longer than this and you'll be charged the car park's standard rate of £25, which is subject to change. If you pick up your car early we can't give you a refund.

Help us go green! There's no need to print out your booking confirmation, just show it on your mobile device or even better try out our handy app.

Most standard cars (without trailers/not commercial vehicles) will be accepted at the car park as long as they fit under the 2m entry barrier and fit in a standard-size parking bay (2.4m x 4.8m).

Getting to and from Manchester airport

Arriving at the car park

Drive to the barrier, which will recognise your number plate and rise automatically. Drive in and park in any space. Then walk to the terminal in 8-12 minutes.

Returning to the car park

After collecting your luggage, walk back to the car park to collect your car. They barrier should lift automatically when you approach it, allowing you to drive home.

Mid Stay Terminal 1 And 3 Address

Manchester Airport - Mid Stay T1 & T3,
Manchester Airport,
M90 1AF

Longitude -2.26739
Latitude    53.36275

* Prices quoted are based on parking from the 29-11-2020 untill the 06-12-2020, valid as of 29-09-2020

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