to the airport
Fuss-free parking at the Terminal - Save on gate-rates with Holiday Extras
Holiday Extras Exclusive! The Short Stay car park is only available to book with Holiday Extras and the airport itself. There's no need to shop around - you're in the right place if you're looking for the very best Stansted airport Short Stay parking prices.
The Short Stay car park at Stansted airport couldn't get any closer to the terminal if it tried. The car park is only a 4 minute shuttle ride to the terminal. Ideal for those with a lot of luggage, young children, those who are in a rush...in fact, due to it's location and simple procedures, booking Stansted airport parking at the Short Stay is ideal for everybody.
Light on luggage and don't mind the walk? You can also stroll to the terminal in 10-15 minutes. Simply drive to the car park, park your car and go! No transfers, no fuss. Moreover, you get to keep your keys, so you can jet off on your travels knowing your car is parked safely in Stansted's Official Short Stay and won't move an inch while you're away.
The Short Stay car park has security well and truly covered, 24-hour CCTV, lighting and regular patrols make this a very wise Stansted airport parking option.
Upgrade to Short Stay Premium
If time is precious, why not pay an extra few pounds and upgrade to Short Stay Premium, you will park as close to the terminal as possibly, meaning your walk is only 3 minutes to check-in. Use the search function above to check for availability.
The closest Short Stay car park to the terminal. Parking couldn't be easier.
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 to the barrier and your number plate will be recognised. The entry barrier will lift automatically, so you can drive in and park in any space - you can even keep hold of your keys while you're away.
From the car park it's a 3-minute walk to the terminal.
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.
There are designated Blue Badge bays, which are signposted. They work on a first come, first served basis. You'll need to display your badge while you're away.
The car park is secured by:
- Security barriers
- Regular staff patrols
- 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 £52.50. Please note this is subject to change.
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Most standard cars (without trailers/not commercial vehicles) will be accepted at the car park as long as they fit in a standard-size parking bay (2.4m x 4.8m).
While our prices are cheaper than those you'd pay at the airport, the shortest time we can offer parking for is 24 hours. If you're parking for less time, it may be cheaper to pay when you arrive. We can't offer a refund if you book through us and find the price at the car park is less.
Getting to and from Stansted airport
Arriving at the car park
Drive to the barrier, which will recognise your number plate and lift automatically. You can park in any space and keep your keys while you're away.
Then walk to the terminal in 3 minutes.
Returning to the car park
After collecting your luggage, walk back to the car park to collect your car. The barrier will lift automatically when you approach it, but if there are any issues press the intercom button for assistance.
Stansted Short Stay Address
Short Stay Standard,
* Prices quoted are based on parking from the 02-12-2020 untill the 09-12-2020, valid as of 02-10-2020
Red car park easy to find and great access to the terminal. Escape lounge was great to unwind before our flight.Miss Garner (Stansted Short Stay)
Our customers rated Stansted Short Stay on average 8/10 (5180 reviews). Read Stansted Short Stay reviews.