Compare Gatwick Parking Prices and Save
UK (News4us.com) July 15, 2012
Paying to leave a car in a Gatwick car park is an expensive part of a summer holiday.
It can cost more than a flight.
Below are prices for eight days’ parking in July (16-23) at Gatwick.
We have compared the cost without pre-booking at the on long stay car park with pre-booking, booking a park and ride (or off airport) car park, meet and greet parking and the rate for a night at a Gatwick hotel with eight days’ free parking.
We have included the saving compared to not pre-booking and the typical transfer time to the terminal.
[Note: Please treat these prices as indicative. They were accurate when this article was published but prices often change significantly during the busy summer depending on demand. To compare the costs for different dates visit these Gatwick Parking and Gatwick Hotels price comparison pages.]
Options for 8 days parking in July 2012:
On airport not pre-booked: £92 (typical transfer time 10 minutes)
On airport pre-booked: £65.10 (30% saving; typical transfer time 10 minutes)
Off airport parking and ride: £54.00 (41% saving; typical transfer time 10 – 15 minutes)
Meet and Greet: £54.00 (41% saving; no transfer time)
Gatwick hotel with parking: £78.00 (15% saving; double room at a 3 star hotel including free transfers, typical transfer time 10 – 15 minutes).
By comparing options and prices, and pre-booking Gatwick parking, holidaymakers can not only save up to 41% this summer, they can also save time.
Meet and Greet parking was a cheap on our dates as off airport (park and ride) and £11.10 cheaper than the best on airport long stay price.
Better still, this comes with no transfer time, saving at least 20 minutes on the journey to and from the airport.
Or holidaymakers can save 15% compared to the gate price and stay overnight at a Gatwick hotel with free parking, a premium of just £12.90 over the best price of the on airport long stay car park.
www.1stairportparking.co.uk Pricing Manager Lynn Rosario said: “Our research shows it pays to compare prices and options at Gatwick this summer.”
“Not only cans this result in a massive 41% saving, holidaymakers can also save 20 minutes on their journey too.”
“Or for those with an early flight, a Gatwick hotel with free parking costs just £12.90 more than parking in the airport long stay car park.”
“At the moment we all need to watch the pennies and comparing prices is the way to do that for Gatwick Parking.”
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