Drop & Go at Manchester Airport

Take the time and stress out of finding a parking space – our professional drivers will park your vehicle for you

Pre-book your parking and save up to 77%
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What is Drop & Go?

With Drop & Go at Manchester Airport you don’t need to worry about finding a parking space. Just drop your car and keys at the kiosk, and we’ll take care of the rest – so you can head straight to your terminal.

Booking is quick and easy, too. Click the button below, enter your travel details, and we’ll recommend the best Drop & Go parking options for you.

And when you get back? Collect your keys and pick up your vehicle from the nearby returns area. Simple.

Prices from £72.99 (8 day stay in October 2024)

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Close to all terminals

Drop & Go is just 5 minutes' walk from T3, and a short shuttle bus ride to T1 & T2


Drop your car and go

No need to find a parking space - just drop your keys and car with us and go straight to check-in


Safe and secure

We've been awarded the Park Mark®, so you can be confident your vehicle is in safe hands


Free cancellation

If your plans change, cancel your parking and get a full refund (T&Cs apply)

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Plans changed? No problem – cancel and get your money back

Free cancellation up to 72 hours before your booking, when you book directly with Manchester Airport

  1. FREE cancellation up to 72 hours before your booking – no questions asked

  2. Add Cancellation Protection to cancel up to 1 hour before your booking

  3. Full cash refund – no vouchers or credit notes

  4. Easily amend or cancel your booking online

Be confident your vehicle is safe and secure

All of the Drop & Go car parks at Manchester Airport have been awarded the prestigious Park Mark. So you can be confident your car is safe and secure while you’re away.

Drop & Go parking

Drop & Go

From £72.99

(8 days)

Convenient parking that's also great value for money for longer trips. Quick bus transfer to T1 & T2

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    No need to find a space - we park for you
  • Cancellation protection available

How does Drop & Go parking work?

  1. Book in advance: Drop & Go at Manchester Airport is pre-book only, so book your space ahead of time.

  2. Drive up to the barrier: Our Automatic Number Plate Recognition System will recognise your vehicle’s number plate and open the barrier (no tickets required), while state-of-the-art inspection cameras record the condition of your vehicle.

  3. Drop your vehicle and keys: Pull into a bay, lock your vehicle, and drop your keys at the kiosk. One of our fully-insured drivers will park for you.

  4. Head to your terminal: T3 is just a 5-minute walk away. For T1 and T2, jump on one of our free shuttle buses – they run 24/7.

  5. When you return: Walk or take the shuttle bus back to your car park. Collect your keys from a locker, and your vehicle will be waiting in our dedicated returns area.

Car park locations

Car park locations

Where is the Drop & Go car park located?

Drop & Go is located just a short walk away from Terminal 3, and only a 5-10 minute bus transfer away from Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.


Directions to the Drop & Go car park

Directions from the M56

  • Exit the M56 at Junction 5 and keep right, following signs for T1 and T3.

  • At the traffic lights go straight ahead for T1, passing the Hilton Hotel on your left.

  • At the roundabout go straight on, avoiding the ramp up to Terminal 1 Departures.

  • At the next roundabout take the first left and continue straight on until the next roundabout.

  • At this roundabout continue straight on to Hallman Road.

  • The entrance to Drop & Go is on the right-hand side.

Please note: Drop & Go is sometimes signposted as D&G.

Our other airport car parks

Short Stay

From £69.00

(4 days)

Park next to the terminal for a short route to check in

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    1 - 3 minutes
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    Cancellation protection available

From £65.99

(8 days)

Pre-book only

Great value airport parking for trips of a week or more

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    5 - 10 minute transfer
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    Cancellation protection available
Meet & Greet

From £82.99

(8 days)

Pre-book only

Our most popular airport parking option - ideal if you're travelling with children or have heavy luggage

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    1-2 minute walk
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    Cancellation protection available

Save time, money and stress with Drop & Go parking

For quick, easy and affordable Drop & Go parking, book directly with Manchester Airport and save:

  • Time: Our easy-to-use online booking system lets you book your Drop & Go parking in minutes. On the day, save time parking – because we’ll do it for you.

  • Money: Just enter a couple of details in our booking system and we’ll suggest the best price for your requirements.

  • Stress: With the Park Mark award for safety and security, you can go on your trip with total peace of mind.

"Excellent service. Very smooth process. We landed and the car was there waiting so we could just drive away - perfect!"
November 2022
"Every time we've used the service, staff have just been exceptional! So friendly, regardless of how early or late it is, and really accommodating, informative and helpful. Thank you so much!"
January 2023

Drop & Go parking FAQs

The minimum stay for the Drop & Go car park at Manchester Airport is seven days. If you want to park for a shorter period, use our Short Stay or Multi Storey car parks.

Please note: These stay durations are subject to change due to car park availability.

When you arrive at Drop & Go at Manchester Airport, just pull into a Drop Off bay, lock your vehicle, hand in your keys at reception, and head straight to check-in.

One of our fully-qualified and insured drivers park for you. Nobody will drive your car while you’re away.

When you’re due to get back, collect your keys from a locker and your vehicle will be waiting in our dedicated returns area.

The maximum height for vehicles using the Drop & Go car park at Manchester Airport is 2 metres (6ft 6in).

Motorcyclists can book a space in our Drop & Go car parks by ringing 0808 169 7030. Calls are free from landlines and mobiles.

Parking outside of the days you have booked will incur an additional charge. Please see terms and conditions for more information.

Drop & Go is only available if you pre-book. If your plans aren’t set, there are alternative Turn Up & Park options available. However, to guarantee a parking space we strongly recommend you pre-book, especially during peak-periods.

Blue Badge holders can park in any of the JetParks car parks at Manchester Airport.

You can find more information and detailed guides on our Blue Badge Parking page and the AccessAble website.

Sorry, trailers are not allowed in any official Manchester Airport car parks.