|Arrival procedure for the Purple Parking Park and Ride for Gatwick Airport|
On arrival at Purple Parking, keep to the left hand lane and drive through the automatic barrier. Park in one of the arrival bays and note the lane number. Go to Reception and present them with your booking confirmation or booking reference and car and flight details. Place your keys in the red key box with the corresponding lane number and then take the bus to your terminal. The bus leaves from the Reception area and calls at both terminals. We recommend that you allow 45 minutes from checking into the car park to reaching the airport terminal. Purple Parking operate transfers to and from the airport every 20 minutes which take 10 - 15 minutes.
Catch the transfer bus from where you were dropped off. You will need to show the ticket you were given at check-in to the driver.
If you are at the South Terminal, turn left out of the terminal and wait at bus stop 7 or 8, about 25 yards from the exit.
If you are at the North Terminal, turn right out of the terminal and follow signs for buses. Wait at bus stop 6 or 7.
After you have collected your keys from reception, drive to the exit and scan the barcode attached to your keys at the exit barrier to get out.
24 Hour security guards. CCTV and Park Mark safer parking award.
On arrival, park in one of our arrival bays and proceed to reception to check in. We park your car for you while you take one of our buses to the Airport.
This car park has a vehicle height restriction of 2.1m (7ft.)
Park Mark: By choosing a Park Mark Safer Parking facility you will enjoy the following benefits (1) the car park has been inspected by a specially trained Police Officer (2) uses modern security systems such as alarms and/or CCTV (3) regularly visited and re-assessed for inspections to maintain the Park Mark award.
Transfers operate 24 hours a day, every 20 minutes and take just 10-15 minutes.
All buses are fully DDA compliant and are suitable for wheelchair use. Assistance with your luggage is available if required from the bus driver.
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