Services at Stansted Airport (STN)

Parking and car hire

London Stansted provides ample car parking amenities that include short-stay parking nearby the airport terminal and long-stay options located a little further away. There are sufficient designated parking spaces for disabled drivers, while chauffeured parking options are available as well.

Stansted, London, Essex
BAA, Stansted Airport Limited
Time Zone
051°53'06"N 000°14'06"W

Short-term parking:

an amenity for car owners wishing to store their vehicles for only a short time is available adjacent to the terminal. The first 15 minutes of parking are free of charge, after which fees are levied hourly.

Long-term parking:

a parking lot for drivers wishing to park their cars for five or more days is positioned away from the airport building and linked via a free shuttle service (tel: +44 121 410 5228).

Drop off and valet parking:

the Meet and Greet service at Stansted Airport operates the valet parking amenity. This convenient service can be pre-booked online as well as on-the-spot. A staff member will meet arriving drivers outside the terminal building and drive their cars to a well-secured compound where their vehicles will be safely parked. Customers' cars will be returned once they've returned at the airport (tel: +44 870 733 0778).

Disabled persons' parking:

conveniently positioned dedicated parking spaces for physically disabled drivers can be found in the long-duration facility as well as in the short-duration car park. Those travellers wishing to use the specially designated spaces should hold a relevant disabled drivers' badge.

Car rental:

since Stansted Airport is a busy travel hub, the demand for car rental at the aviation facility is rather high. Conveniently, car hire demands are well met with a number of internationally reputed car hire agencies including: National, Hertz, Europcar, Budget, Avis and Alamo. The counters of Stansted Airport's car rental firms can be found positioned between the International Arrivals and Departures concourses.

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