Airport Turn Up & Park - Long Stay

There are 2 long stay car parks at Manchester Airport one for terminals 1 and 3 and one for terminal 2. 


Why choose Long Stay car parks?

  • On site parking close to the terminals
  • Free, regular 24 hour bus transfer with a journey time of approximately 5 minutes  
  • No advanced payment needed, simply turn up and pay on departure
  • Great value long stay offer
  • Convenient and secure
  • Free 'AA Get you Moving Service'
  • Awarded Park Mark security
  • You can make a payment at any of the automatic ticket machines in and around the terminal buildings

Manchester Airport Directions

Terminal 1/3

1. Exit the M56 at Junction 5.
2. Keep in the right hand lane and follow the signposts for Terminal’s 1 and 3. You will see the Hilton Hotel, followed quickly by Bewleys Hotel, on your left hand side.
3. Shortly afterwards you will reach a roundabout. Take the first exit at this roundabout and go straight ahead.
4. At the next (mini) roundabout, take the second exit direct to the entrance of the T1/3 Long Stay car park.

Terminal 2

1. Exit the M56 at Junction 5.
2. Keep to the left and take the first exit signposted Terminal 2.
3. At the first roundabout take the second exit following signs to Terminal 2.
4. At the second roundabout take the second exit signposted Long Stay Parking keeping in the right hand lane.
5. Proceed straight on and at the next roundabout continue straight then turn right at the T-junction.
6. Turn left at the next junction. The entrance to Terminal 2 Long Stay Car Park is directly ahead of you.

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Distance to the airport
Terminals are 0.5 miles away and journey time is approximately 5 minutes

Transfer Frequency
Transfer buses run every 15 minutes, 24 hours a day

Exit Procedure
Simply take a ticket at the entrance barrier. Upon your return and once you have paid for your car parking at the pay station, insert your ticket into the car park barrier.

Security Measures
Park Mark accredited for safe and secure parking

Height Restriction
Maximum vehicle height 2.2 metres (7 feet 2 inches)

Trailers are not permitted

Disabled Drivers
Parking bays are available for disabled drivers. Please email or ring on 0871 310 2200 for details.

Call 0330 333 03 04 for our Customer Service and Feedback Teams

Parking for Disabled Visitors
For security reasons, the blue badge scheme only applies in our car parks. There is no waiting outside the terminals and vehicles cannot be left unattended at any time. Clearly marked disabled bays are available in all our long stay car parks, close to the entrance or reception area. Alternative parking can be arranged in our short stay car parks. To take advantage of this option please contact us providing your flight details, travel dates, car registration and disabled badge number on 0871 310 2200*.

Call 0330 333 03 04 for our Customer Service and Feedback Teams

*Calls are charged at 10 pence per minute from a BT landline. Calls from mobiles and other networks may vary

Motorcycle parking is available for 2.00 a day at JetParks Plus. Payment is made at reception on arrival.