London Stansted Airport – Britain’s third-busiest airport

London Stansted Airport is a passenger airport located at Stansted Mountfitchet in the local government district of Uttlesford in Essex, 55 km north-east of Central London. Stansted Airport is Britain's third-busiest airport and the third-largest airport serving the London area after Heathrow and Gatwick; it is one of London's five international airports, along with Luton and London City. It offers flights to over 140 destinations in 30 countries. Whether you are arriving, connecting or departing, you will find everything you need here to enjoy a pleasant journey.


London Stansted Airport parking

Stansted Airport has one main passenger terminal, near a village called Stansted Mountfitchet. There are three passenger satellites in which the departure gates are situated. One is connected to the main terminal by an air-bridge and the other two by the Stansted Airport Transit System people mover.

Getting to the airport car park

Stansted is located about 55 km from Central London. Depending on your destination, you may have to pay the Congestion Charge. Get best value for money and pre-book your individual parking option online in advance. Pre-booking not only guarantees you an ideal parking space, but also a special rate. You can choose between short-stay, mid-stay and long-stay parking according to the duration of your journey. The long-stay car park is a few minutes from the terminal by courtesy bus. There is one main long-stay car park offering efficient airport parking service. The terminal transfer service runs every 15 minutes and the trip takes 10 to 15 minutes. The Stansted mid-stay car park is slightly closer to the terminal building. You will find the short-stay car park next to the terminal. The short-stay car park is suitable for stays less than 24 hours. You can drop off passengers in front of the terminal building. For picking up, please use the short-stay car park. Stansted Airport also offers valet-parking, which is a convenient option at a reasonable price.
If you want to make your journey even more convenient and easier, pre-book your parking space online in advance by our online booking system.


London Stansted Airport is conveniently situated just off the M 11 motorway – use Junction 8a if approaching from the London direction or Junction 8 from the Cambridge side, then follow signs for the airport and the car park.