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Compare the Price of Parking at East Midlands Airport

Below you'll find a wide choice of car parking at East Midlands Airport. There are ots of different services, from long stay parking and jetparks, to short. stay where you are a minute walk from the terminal. The different car parks offer different perks to suit your parking needs no matter what they are. 

All airport car parks are within East Midlands Airport grounds very close to the terminal.


Free Cancellation Cover (normally £1.49) does not apply for bookings made the same day, booked for the following day or in certain products where stated.

East Midlands airport parking service from £38.99 for 5 days when you pre-book

East Midlands Airport Parking options

EMA Car Parks On the day price You save
Official Airport Mid Stay 2 £62.50 £23.51
Official Airport Mid Stay 1 £62.50 £23.51
Official Airport Short Stay 3 £70.50 £26.51
Official Airport Short Stay 1 £84.99 £31.99
Official Airport Short Stay 2 £87.99 £33.00
Official Airport Meet & Greet £100.99 £37.99
Please note: These prices are accurate at the time of writing for a 5 day stay in November 2020. Prices are always subject to change according to availability on the dates you require and price fluctuations throughout the year.

East Midlands Meet & Greet Airport Parking

East midlands airport departures


Find out flight updates and status information on the East Midlands Airport live status board.

East Midlands airport security


For the latest East Midlands security controls, and what you can or can't take on the aircraft. Find out the details on East Midlands Airport's security controls.

Available East Midlands Airport Parking Packages

We offer a wide range of airport parking at East Midlands Airport. The car parks either include a transfer bus or just a minute walk to the departure terminal.

There are also short stay car parks at East Midlands. These can sometimes be quite costly if you are staying for more than a couple of days. 

East Midlands Airport Official Onsite Parking
Birmingham airport park and ride

East Midlands Airport's official car parks are all close to the terminal. Each is a short walk or shuttle bus away. These car parks are ideal if you want to park up and head straight to check-in.... East Midlands Airport's official car parks are all close to the terminal. Each is a short walk or shuttle bus away.

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East Midlands Airport Official Park & Ride
East Midlands Airport Official Park & Ride

East Midlands Airport owns and operates the park and ride car parks. These parking spaces are cheaper and just have a short... East Midlands Airport owns and operates the park and ride car parks. These parking spaces are cheaper and just have a short transfer to the terminal as the walking distance is a little further.

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East Midlands Airport Meet & Greet Parking
East Midlands Airport Meet & Greet Parking

With the official valet parking service you can drive straight to the terminal. There you will have a valet driver waiting for you. Call them on your return and they'll bring your car back round for a quick getaway.... With the official valet parking service you can drive straight to the terminal. There you will have a valet driver waiting for you.

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Getting to East Midlands Airport by Car

From the North

Follow the M1 southwards and exit at junction 24. Follow the A453 until you reach East Midlands Airport.

From the South

Follow the M1 northwards towards the A453 in Leicestershire. Take exit 23A and follow the A453 until you reach the airport.

From the East

Head towards the A14 and travel west until you reach the M1. Follow the M1 north until you reach the A453 and follow this road until you reach East Midlands Airport.

From the West

Head towards the M54 and continue onto the A42. Follow signs for A453/A6/Nott'm(S)/Derby/East Midlands Airport and take the second exit at Finger Farm Roundabout onto the A453. Follow the road until you reach the airport.

What is the East Midlands Airport postcode?

The postcode for East Midlands Airport is DE74 2SA.

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East Midlands airport car park locations

Customer Questions Answered

See below for our most asked questions for parking at East Midlands airport. If you'd like to ask anything else, please contact us.

How much is it to park at East Midlands Airport for a week?

This depends on the time of year you're travelling, how far in advance you book and which car park you choose. For example, a week in the Official Airport Mid Stay 3 in November 2020 costs just £42.99 at the time of writing.

Is there free parking at East Midlands Airport?

You are able to park for up to 1 hour in Long Stay 2, which is a 15-minute walk from the terminal, after which you'll be charged £1 per minute.

How many terminals does East Midlands Airport have?

East Midlands Airport has 1 terminal.

Will my car be safe?

All East Midlands Airport car parks listed on our site have been checked for safety. All have high levels of security. With advanced CCTV systems, entry and exit barriers, and 24/7 walking patrols.

All car parks have been awarded the Park Mark® Award for Safer Parking, a national standard for UK car parks. It shows they have low crime and measures to ensure the safety of customers and their vehicles.

Can I pay on arrival?

SkyParkSecure is a pre-booking agency. All customers are required to pay in advance for their airport parking.

Why should I pre-book?

Our prices are up to 70% cheaper than the gate price so you will make a huge saving by booking in advance. You also have the peace of mind that a space is reserved for you.

Can I book short notice?

Yes. Print off your booking confirmation email or ensure you have it on a smartphone to present to the car park.

Our Price Check Promise

The bonus of booking East Midlands airport car parking through SkyParkSecure.com is that you’ll always pay the cheapest price. We guarantee to give you a lower price than our competitors with our Price Check Promise.

Terms and Conditions 

  1. The price check promise applies to airport parking products.
  2. The service you compare must be the same as the one purchased from SkyParkSecure.com.
  3. You must make your claim within 24 hours of making and paying for your booking with SkyParkSecure.com.
  4. Successful claims paid after the original return date.
  5. Cancellation of the booking cancels your right to claim under this guarantee.

Price comparison excludes:

  1. Prices from suppliers that are conditional on buying other products.
  2. Prices that are part of a customer loyalty or reward scheme.
  3. Prices that are part of a staff discount scheme.
  4. Prices that are part of any other discount or special offer deal.

Hotels at East Midlands Airport

Avoid rushing or having an early wake-up by booking a hotel at East Midlands Airport. Get a good night's sleep with parking included before a short drive to the airport the next day.

More information on East Midlands Airport hotels with parking.

Lounges at East Midlands Airport

If you want to relax before your flight, try an East Midlands Airport lounge. Unwind with refreshments, WiFi, TV and newspapers.

More information on East Midlands Airport lounges.

Checking In at East Midlands Airport

With many airlines you can check in online or through the terminal's check-in desk. East Midlands Airport has one terminal, so finding the desk is simple.

Please double check with your airline for the best method of checking in.

When to Arrive at Easy Midlands Airport

Please arrive at least two hours prior to departure, even if checking in online.

A rough guideline for when you should arrive at the airport is as follows:

  • Jet2 / Thomson / Thomas Cook: 3 hours prior to departure
  • Ryanair: 2.5 hours prior to departure
  • Other airlines: 2 hours prior to departure

Shops & Restaurants at East Midlands Airport

There are a variety of shops and restaurants at East Midlands Airport for you to enjoy.


  • Accessorize - Fashion accessories
  • Cloud Spa - Nail & beauty treatments
  • Dixons Travel - Electrics
  • Superdrug - Toiletries
  • Traveller - Clothing
  • WHSmith - Convenience store
  • World Duty Free - Retail outlet

Food & Drink

  • Burger King
  • Castle Rock Tap Room and Kitchen
  • Flat White Coffee Club
  • Frankie & Benny's
  • Grab and Fly
  • Leon
  • Pork & Pickle

East Midlands Airport Coronavirus advice

Before Travel

People displaying symptoms of COVID-19 (high temperature, persistent cough, loss of taste or smell) should not fly. 

Passengers should check the flight status before they leave home as some schedules are still subject to change. For any questions about your flight, please contact your airline. 

Only those who are flying will be allowed inside the terminal building. 

Face coverings should be easily accessible as these must be applied before entering the terminal. 

Plenty of time must be allowed for check-in and security which may take longer than normal. 

Passengers should check the latest government travel advice and any requirements for returning passengers to quarantine or complete relevant documentation. 

Travelling to the airport

Anyone driving to the airport should note that only a limited number of car parks will be in operation. Drivers are advised to familiarise themselves with booking details and follow the signs to the correct car park. 

Due to a loss of all passenger income streams since March, the airport has had to increase prices for some services including rapid drop off (RDO). 

Drivers dropping off passengers are not permitted to enter the terminal. 

Inside The Airport

Passengers should maintain social distancing as far as possible throughout their journey. 

Face coverings must remain on when in the terminal. Airlines might not permit passengers to fly if a face covering is not being worn. Passengers who forget a suitable covering will be able to purchase one inside the terminal. 

Hands must be cleaned regularly using sanitising stations which have been installed throughout the airport. 

The airport is trialling the use of temperature screening technology which passengers will see on entry to the departure hall. 

An enhanced cleaning regime is in place throughout the airport 

Protective screens have been installed at check-in desks, in security and at boarding gates to protect staff. 

Most of our shops and restaurants are now open, offering plenty of choice for customers. 

Assisted travel

East Midlands Airport continue to provide a full Assisted Travel service to passengers but with additional measures in place to ensure a seamless and safe experience. These include: 

Additional and frequent cleaning of seats, wheelchairs, vehicles and help points. 

Distancing measures in waiting areas and throughout the terminal. 

The Passengers Services team wear appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE), including face coverings, face visors and gloves while health guidance remains in place. 

East Midlands Airport have a dedicated page regarding Coronavirus advice for travellers. It is important you keep up-to-date with this information regarding travelling abroad.

Below are some of the most frequently asked questions from customers:

Is East Midlands Airport still open and operating?

The vast majority of flights are still operating from East Midlands Airport, however if you have further concerns you should get in touch with your airline.

How can I find out if my flight from East Midlands Airport is cancelled?

The airline has a duty to let passengers know if their flight is cancelled. If you have any more concerns we recommend getting in touch with your airline.

How can I cancel or amend my parking at East Midlands Airport due to travel changes?

Please refrain from contacting our team if you are not due to travel from East Midlands airport in the next 7 days. Our team are experiencing an unprecedented amount of calls and therefore, prior to contacting us, we recommend reading the full Terms and Conditions of your booking and Cancellation Policy. 

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Park Mark is a national standard for UK car parks. It shows they have low crime and measures to ensure the safety of customers and their vehicles. Make sure your East Midlands Airport car park or meet and greet service meets the required standards.

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