Long Stay Car Park

Provides cheap and secure Stansted Airport Car Parking

  • Official on Airport Car Park just a short distance from the terminal - Self Park
  • Free transfers 24 hours a day
  • Cars are secured with CCTV regular security patrols
  • Park Mark Award for security - Long Stay height restriction 3.5 m or 11' 6"
  • Prices from just £39.99 per week
  • Long Stay Car Park has been rated 79.9%
    by 133 previous customers.
  • 83.1% of customers would book again.

Overview

Long Stay Car ParkPark Mark Award

Distance from Stansted Airport - Journey Time

15 mins

What is the airport transfer frequency?

Every 15 minutes (24 hours)

Airport transfer charge

Free

What is the drop-off procedure?

The car park has an automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) system, The machine will read your car registration & print a ticket - Do NOT insert Credit Card.

What is the pick-up procedure?

If your ticket does not have your booking ref printed on it above the barcode, show your ticket and confirmation to a parking attendant, or press the call button. If your ticket does have your booking reference simply insert at the exit barrier

What security measures does the car park have?

Car park is manned 24hrs, frequently patrolled and enclosed by security fencing. Comprehensive CCTV in operation. Recipient of the Park Mark, Safer Parking AwardAwarded: Park Mark, Safer Parking Award

What else do I need to know?

You are able to keep your keys. High vehicles, oversized vehicles should use zone Q. Long Stay height restriction 3.5 m or 11' 6"

Address:

Postcode: CM24 1SE (Accuracy of satellite navigation systems vary, please follow airport signage)
Really easy to book. Also very helpful. Thanks.

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 28 Jun 2018 14:16 Verified Customer
easy to use.

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 21 Jun 2018 12:22 Verified Customer
No problems at all.

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 16 Jun 2018 16:08 Verified Customer
It was smooth and cheaper than alternatives. only issue was when leaving, it requested payment. This was easily resolved by the kiosk assistance.

Rating 4 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 10 Jun 2018 12:01 Verified Customer
Very good and easy to find this parking. Good service.

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 06 Jun 2018 10:14 Verified Customer
Everything ok , excluding the bus service is taking longer to go outside from the parking area .

Rating 4 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 03 Jun 2018 10:54 Verified Customer
Excellent no problems at all

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 25 May 2018 22:55 Verified Customer
Easy to book and find. Only slight problem was that our exit ticket was not accepted in the machine at the barrier. The help button accessed assistance and we were able to exit.

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 17 May 2018 11:23 Verified Customer
quite often use this Car Park, but this time only a 2 stars as I'd prepaid and I was asked for £118 to leave. not what you need after a long day travelling. only time it's happened but you don't need it with other cars behind, all other exits down/being worked on, and the only gate working not registering you've already paid. not sure it's the clearest telling which exits to use either if you have prepaid.

Rating 2 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 15 May 2018 08:39 Verified Customer
The car park was easy to find being close to the M11. Busses ran regularly- will definitely use again.

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 13 May 2018 16:06 Verified Customer
Very convenient, easy to park and the transfers are very frequent.

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 13 May 2018 11:41 Verified Customer
Easy to find and buses frequent enough to not have long wait. The bus driver on our return to parking was excellent clarifying where he was stopping well in advance!

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 10 May 2018 19:48 Verified Customer
good instructions and easy to find.

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 06 May 2018 10:05 Verified Customer
Excellent, easy to find, well signposted, buses run frequently.

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 02 May 2018 17:08 Verified Customer
excellent no problems getting in or out, bus service top

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 30 Apr 2018 17:36 Verified Customer
i have used stansted long stay carparking twice before and was satisfied with service the bus drivers are very friendly and helpful well done.

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 25 Apr 2018 15:25 Verified Customer
Excellent service

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 23 Apr 2018 10:12 Verified Customer
Everything was great, quick transfers to airport , for sure will use again

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 12 Apr 2018 06:57 Verified Customer
Fantastic , Easy ,no fuss , would highly recommend

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 10 Apr 2018 11:18 Verified Customer
Due to the bus fire at Stansted on Friday 30 March, we were told to leave the airport and return home. We arrived at the car park at approx 3:30pm and left at approx 9pm. When I tried to enquire about a refund, I was told that this couldn't be given as you neede 24 hours advance warning. Clearly in this instance, this was not possible. This was disappointing to say the least that there would be no refund when the situation was clearly out of our hands. Very poor customer service!!

Rating 1 out of 5

Book Again: No 04 Apr 2018 11:51 Verified Customer
Even with the snow the free bus from the terminal to the parking area operated on time at 1 in the morning. Pre-booking was easy as I could drive in and out.

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 03 Mar 2018 13:10 Verified Customer
Pre booked so the ANPR system used I got in ok but the system failed on exit attempted to call assistance had long wait attempted again was then spoken to as if I was to blame

Rating 1 out of 5

Book Again: No 04 Jan 2018 17:39 Verified Customer
Poor service, waited for ages before bus arrived, and there were people behind us in queue who could not get on , as it bus quickly filled up. Bus then did not initially work. Once on our way back to carpark the buzzer kept misfiring. It was hard to hear bus stops being called out by the bus driver. would expect a display sign within the bus. When we did get to our stop H bust 10, the street lighting was not working and we made our way to find our car in darkness. It was a dreadful first reception to the UK

Rating 1 out of 5

Book Again: No 12 Nov 2017 12:28 Verified Customer
We kept out car in the stanstead long stay car park which was okay finding. Easy to understand to get to your allocated zone parking. My issue was the way back from the airport. Long stay and jet carpark is used by the same transfer bus to get passengers to and from the airport. The bus driver does not go in chronological order of zones A,B,C,D,E etc... instead he chooses to go from A-C to J,K, to then go into jet car parks do all that then come back to Zones E,F etc. It was frustrating because you think Yes your next off to be kept on the bus for an additional 20 mins. We got onto the transfer at 11.40 and didn'tget to our car till around 12.20. I won't be booking this car park again simply because jet parks is cheaper and its completely the same. No difference in the 2 so why pay more?

Rating 3 out of 5

Book Again: No 05 Nov 2017 11:10 Verified Customer
Easy to find and not too expensive for a 5 day stay. Everything went like clockwork and couldn’t be happier! Instructions very clear so no confusion on what to do when I returned to the car.

Rating 5 out of 5

Book Again: Yes 02 Nov 2017 14:27 Verified Customer

Map and Directions

Address:

Postcode: CM24 1SE (Accuracy of satellite navigation systems vary, please follow airport signage)

Directions for Long Stay Car Park

Please allow 30 minutes on top of your recommended check-in time to arrive at the car park and make the transfer to the terminal.

Find us with ease - add the post code into your sat nav:
Postcode: CM24 1SE (Accuracy of satellite navigation systems vary, please follow airport signage)

Directions from London
Exit the M11 at Junction 8a and follow the directions below:
Take the left hand lane and follow the filter left.
At Priory Wood Roundabout take the 1st exit onto Round Coppice Road, you will pass the Novotel hotel on your left.
At the next roundabout take the first exit into the Long Stay car park.

Directions from Cambridge
Exit the M11 at Junction 8 and follow the directions below:
Take the A120 exit to Stansted Airport.
At Priory Wood Roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Round Coppice Road. At the next roundabout take the first exit, you will pass the Novotel hotel on your left.
At the next roundabout take the first exit into the Long Stay car park.

To Enter:
Follow signs to our Long Stay car park. This car park operates an Automatic Number Plate Recognition System (ANPR) so the barrier should rise for you upon arrival. If not please press the call button for assistance. DO NOT insert your Credit Card, you may be charged again.
Once you have parked your vehicle in an open zone, board a courtesy bus which will drop you in front of the terminal building. Please ensure that the bus you board is going to the correct zone.

To Exit:
When you arrive back from your trip, follow in-terminal signs for 'Buses to Long Stay and JetParks car parks'. Courtesy buses are located at the Long Stay and JetParks bus stops in front of the terminal. Please tell the driver where you have parked (i.e. Long Stay, Zone E, Bus stop 3).
Once you've returned to your vehicle, drive up to the exit barrier. Either the barrier will raise or if you were issued with a ticket, insert your ticket. If you have pre-booked DO NOT insert Credit Card at the barrier as you may be charged again. The barrier will open for you to exit. If you experience any difficulties, please press the call button for assistance.

Blue Badge Bays are located in Zone Q.
Long Stay height restriction 3.5 m or 11' 6"
High vehicles, oversized vehicles and vehicles with trailers should use Zone Q.
When you arrive, the machine should take no more than about 15 seconds to recognise your number plate and give you a ticket. If this doesn't happen or you have any problems, just press the help button. Don't insert a credit or debit card or you may be charged again for your parking.

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I have a VW T5 caravelle will that height be ok in the long stay car park?Do you allow Bike Boxes on the shuttle?The height restriction at the car park is -  3.5 m or 11' 6"