Compare & Save on Birmingham Airport Parking and get up to 72% off
Compare airport parking deals and save on your airport car parking by searching for your car parking with our real time parking search widget. Use our comparison tool to get up to 72% off your preferred parking, provided by the airport themselves or reputable third-party companies. Being a central airport in the West Midlands, you don’t want to leave your car parking booking to the last minute, so whether you are travelling on business or a much-awaited holiday; booking your parking with us is guaranteed to get you the cheapest airport parking possible. Pre-booking also ensures you the best range of parking options and the lowest prices, so we suggest that you book your parking as immediately after booking your flights.
To get your cheap Birmingham Airport car parking, simply enter your flight details or dates into our comparison tool below, and we will search all of the parking providers in and around the airport and then present you with all the airport parking offers available. Our widget has our exclusive Birmingham Airport Parking code already embedded so you will get an additional 20% off your parking rate. From premium parking to park and ride, we can get you the best price whatever you require. Our instant quotes give you all airport parking options, as well as customer reviews and any additional parking extras available.
What parking options are there at Birmingham Airport?
With so many great airport parking options, it can be extremely hard to know which to select. That’s why we’ve detailed below all of the key information about all of the parking options so you can make the best choice.
Meet & Greet: We provide you with instant discounts on meet and greet airport parking managed by reputable car parking companies, such as ACE parking, Maple Manor and Drivefly. These companies offer great value meet and greet parking, with chauffeurs to meet you just a short walk away from the airport and is the most convenient and hassle-free parking option available.
Park & Ride: For those who want the cheapest airport parking possible, we have several Park & Ride parking options provided by well-known third-party companies such as Airparks and APH Birmingham. All companies offer free airport transfers, which are between a 5 and 15-minute ride away from the airport, and these run either on demand or up to every 15 minutes. Park & Ride airport parking is the most cost-effective parking, and when you compare prices with our comparison tool you can find even cheaper budget airport parking.
Drop off: Located just 400 metres from the terminal, the Birmingham airport drop off car park is just a footpath away from your designated check in desk. For those who have loads of luggage, a disability or are travelling with young children, this is by far the best option. You can enjoy up to 20 minutes of free parking at the drop off parking lot and after this, you simply have to pay the standard tariff charge. For all of the details, check out our table in the FAQ section.
Onsite: If you want to balance convenience with cost and save money on airport parking which is close to the terminal but cheaper than Meet & Greet parking, then you can always opt for this option.
Onsite Parking: This is provided by the airport themselves, and you have the option to book your space in one of 5 car parks. All car parks can be booked via our Birmingham Airport parking widget and are between a 2 and 10 minute walk to the airport.
Coach: This is Birmingham airports only official coach park and is great for delivering large parties to the airport. This airport parking costs just £5 for 30 minutes.
Valet: Starting your luxury holiday early by opting for valet parking. This is the ultimate parking experience which allows you to drop off your car at one of the designated desks,
Need all the details regarding the car parks in one easy table? Below details all of the average transfer times from the different parks as well as the daily rates.
|Car Park||Distance From Terminal||Rate for 1 Hour|
|Car Park 1||1 Minute||£5.70|
|Car Park 2 & 3||1 Minute||£5.70|
|Car Park 4||3-5 Minutes||£5.70|
|Car Park 5||5-10 Minutes||£5.70|
|Car Park 7||5-10 Minutes||£4.20 (3 hours)|
|Premium Set Down||1 Minutes||£48|
|Drop Off||5-10 Minutes||£20|
|Coach Parking||3 Minutes||£10|
Airport Parking FAQ
Want to know what everyones been asking so that you can avoid googling your queries further down the line? Here are the most frequently asked questions about airport parking so that you can turn up with all the necessary knowledge.
Does the airport have electric charging facilities?
Birmingham airport is all about becoming greener and more sustainable . Therefore, they offer EV charging points for all different types of electric car. These charging stations are located in the Premium Set Down car park
Can I park my motorbike?
If you’re heading to the airport by motorbike, the airport has a dedicated motorbike parking section. Make your way to Car Park 2 and one of the airport staff will point you in the direction of the correct area for your bike.
Do They Have Disability Facilities?
If you are a blue badge holder, multi-storey car parks, 1,2 and 3 offer blue badge parking. Car park 7 also offers disabled options too and a free-wheelchair friendly bus service to get you to and from the terminal. The airport gives all of their disabled passengers 30 minutes of free parking in a park of their choice. All you have to do is take your ticket to the nearby NCP Customer Service Office (in the Premium Set Down car park) and claim this reduction. If you are longer than 30 minutes, however, normal charges will apply.
How does the dropping off system work?
Dropping off a loved one doesn’t have to be a hassle when using Birmingham airport’s drop off parking system. As previously explained, all you have to do is collect a ticket upon entering the car park, enjoy 20 minutes of free parking and when you are done, simply validate your ticket in one of the machines. This airport has one of the most generous drop off parking options in the entirety of the UK, so be sure to take advantage. Check out our handy table below with all of the drop off parking details. These parking charges are of course subject to change.
If you’re picking up passengers from Birmingham airport, car parks 1,2 and 3 are all available for a pick up service. All of these car parks are conveniently close to the main terminal so you can pick up your passenger in no time. There are also low tariffs in all of these parks, so in the case of delays, you don’t have to worry about the meter skyrocketing.
Can I stay nearby?
If you have a late night or early morning flight, it is always a good idea to stay somewhere nearby before you fly. The airport has two on-site hotels, Novotel and Ibis that are within walking distance of the terminal. You can enjoy a great night’s sleep and a complimentary breakfast. This way, you can say goodbye to stressful late night drives and enjoy a restful sleep before your trip.
All about Birmingham Airport
Birmingham is the 7th largest airport in the UK and sees over 9 million passengers through its terminal doors every year. This international airport flies to hundreds of different top locations such as Barcelona, Copenhagen, New York and Tenerife. They also fly to popular long-haul locations such as Sydney, Mumbai, Orlando, Singapore and Perth. It first opened in 1939 and during the war, the Air Ministry took control of the airport, building two runways to expand its flight capacity. The development of these runways attracted more international flights to Birmingham Airport and it soon became a hub for flights to the USA, Dominican Republic and Mexico. In 2003 the airport was voted to be the ‘best business airport’, boasting business lounges, free wifi and great facilities. The airport has over 216 trains running to and from it making it easily accessible to all in the city.
What to do in Birmingham Airport
Now that you’ve saved money with our low cost parking at Birmingham Airport, you can spend these savings in the airport itself. With so much to see, do and shop for, you are guaranteed to be spoilt for choice.
Food and drink: If you fancy a bite to eat before your long flight ahead, be sure to take advantage of the airport’s food and drink options. Head to your favourite restaurants such as Burger King, Giraffe, or live it up in a luxury bar like Bottega Prosecco Bar. If you’re in a rush, you can grab food to go from Pret a Manger or M&S Food to Go.
Shopping: If you’ve got some time to kill, head to the shops for some retail therapy. This airport has all your shopping favourites such as Boots, Accessorize, JD Sports, Next, and Victoria’s Secret to name a few. If you’re worried shopping will make you short of time, simply reserve your items before you even get to the airport. This way, you can simply collect your items when you arrive and be on your way. Even better, get travel exclusive deals from the airport’s duty free section
Premium Services and Extras
Birmingham Airport has multiple luxury and convenient extras on offer in their terminal to make travelling as easy and pleasurable as possible.
Premium Arrivals Fastrack: Arrive in style when you pre book Birmingham’s fastrack arrival system. Get escorted in a dedicated lane and get through the terminal and security in record time. For just £5 per person, you can select this option for the smoothest airport experience.
Express Lane Security: If you’re tired of waiting in long security queues, this airport gives you the option to skip straight to the front of the queue. Simply go via the seperate express security lane and you can avoid an inconvenient wait and better yet, collect your bags sooner. For just £3.75 per person when you pre-book, why not treat yourself this holiday?
Special assistance: The airport provides special assistance to all that need it, so you can travel smoothly. Provided by OCS, you can book special assistance with either your airline or chosen tour operator. There is also an Assisted Travel Reception area and you will be assisted from a number of help points. Check out the official Birmingham Airport website for more details.
Private Jet Charter: Birmingham Airport works closely with PrivateFly which offers a rapid private jet service to any global airport that you require. This award-winning company promises VIP service and luxury amenities on your individual flight. With over 7,000 private aircrafts to their name, you can fly on a small private jet or a large, high-class. You can book with confidence as PrivateFly also have been awarded Argus Certified Broker status, which ensures their safety and best practice.
Sky Zone: If you’re travelling with young children and worried about keeping your children entertained at the airport, you no longer need to. The airport has created their very own sky zone.
Airport Lounges: This airport offers you a range of luxury lounge options so that you can relax and wait for your flight in style.
- Aspire: You can aspire to the greatest service in the airport’s Aspire lounge. Enjoy perks such as free and unlimited wifi, charging facilities, comfy sofas and complimentary food and drinks.
- No.1: No1 Lounge is a great choice for business travellers and holiday makers alike. Expect runway views, gourmet food, a fully-tended bar and unlimited wifi.
- Clubrooms: Get the sweet taste of luxury in the Clubrooms lounge. Tickle your taste buds with a la carte menus and award winning wines.
Contact Birmingham Airport
The airport is 5.5 miles South East from the city centre. It is just off Junction 6 of the M42 via the A45 and is right in the centre of the UK motorway network, making driving to the airport the best way of getting there, and our airport car parking deals at Parking At Airports essential!
Address & Postcode: Birmingham Airport, Birmingham B26 3QJ.
Contact Number: +44 871 222 0072