Heathrow Airport Terminal 2 Parking
Parking at Heathrow Terminal 2 is a hassle free way to get your holiday started as soon as possible! Don’t sit stressing on a train; drive to the airport and park just minutes from the terminal.
Why book your Heathrow Terminal 2 parking with APH
APH works only with trusted partners at Heathrow to bring you reliable parking at great rates; choose from a wide range of parking at Terminal 2 and buy with confidence, knowing that your car will be well looked after.
With everything from secure off-airport car parks like Purple Parking to on-airport self-parks like Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Long Stay; there is a car park to suit everyone at Heathrow Terminal 2. To enjoy a more leisurely start to your trip, choose a drive-up and drop-off service like MBW Meet & Greet or Purple Parking Meet & Greet; skip the transfers and drive straight to Terminal 2 where you will be met by a friendly valet.
Our booking system is fully secure; just click on the links below for full information on all Heathrow Terminal 2 car parks, or for information on all the parking options we offer at Heathrow, please visit our main Heathrow airport parking page.
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Heathrow Airport Terminal 2 essential information
We've collected all the essential 'must-know' Heathrow Terminal 2 information you could ever need, so that you can get your trip off to a flying start!
All about Terminal 2; The Queen’s Terminal:The original Terminal 2 was Heathrow's oldest terminal, and opened as the Europa Building in 1955; in its lifetime it saw 316 million passengers pass through its doors. It was only designed to handle around 1.2 million passengers a year but by the time it closed its doors it saw up to 8 million pass through every year. On 4th June 2014 Heathrow’s brand new Terminal 2 opened after a £2.5 billion revamp. The new terminal, named the Queen’s Terminal, has the capacity for 30 million passengers every year.
T2 is the new London home of 23 star alliance members, as well as Aer Lingus and Virgin Little Red and Germanwings.
Along with a mainline railway and London Underground access from central London, Terminal 5 is served by a plethora of parking solutions. APH offers 12 Heathrow Terminal 2 parking options from long-stay to short-stay, on and off-airport and meet and greet parking. Just log on to APH.com now and enter your details to get instant online quotes covering all these options.
Flight check-in:Heathrow offers the following guidelines for when you should check in for domestic, European and non-European international flights:
Long-haul and El Al:Three hours before scheduled departure
European flights:Two hours before scheduled departure
UK and Ireland flights:90 minutes before scheduled departure
Online check-in:Many airlines operate an online check-in service to let passengers select seats, print boarding passes and save time at the airport. Heathrow advises customers to check with their carrier to see if an online check-in service is offered.
Mobile check-in:Some airlines offer a mobile check-in service. Users of the service can have a boarding card sent directly to their smartphone. Once again, check with your airline to see if it offers this handy, time-saving check-in option.
Facilities for disabled passengers:Heathrow Airport offers assistance to passengers with reduced mobility or special requirements. Find out more and plan your trip through the airport with the help of this online guide: Heathrow’s services for passengers with reduced mobility here.
Heathrow is served by a wide selection of great hotels, so why not enjoy a pre-flight stop-over at one of these handy Heathrow hotels.
Fast Track security clearance:
The Fast Track service is available to a limited amount of passengers. Check to see if you are eligible here.
Family assistance lanes:These lanes give extra help to families travelling with young kids in buggies when passing through security. Just look out for the 'Family Assistance' lane signs.
Where to eat:
The shiny new Heathrow Terminal 2 is not short of great places to grab a bite, from café’s for quick snacks to restaurants offering fine dining; check out the full list of Terminal 2 restaurants here.
Where to shop at Heathrow:
With the only airport branch of John Lewis in the country, T2 has some great shopping on offer… check out the shops that Terminal 2 has to offer here.
Play area for kids:Looking for a way to keep the kids occupied? Head for a play area, where they can enjoy slides and a soft play area; there’s also separate baby and junior areas. Suitable for kids aged 0-9, and open from 6:00am to 9:00pm. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Find it in the Terminal 2A departure lounge, after security, near to Gate 16.
Is the crowded departure lounge getting on top of you? Head to an exclusive lounge and recline in an oasis of calm before your flight, as you relax with a meal and catch up on the latest news with a complimentary newspaper. Find out about airport lounges here.
Wi-Fi access at Heathrow Airport:
If you need to be connected, T4 offers free Wi-Fi for a period of 45 minutes. This can be doubled if you sign up for the airport’s free Heathrow Rewards scheme. Register to claim your extra Wi-Fi time here.
Charging your mobile devices:
If your phone or tablet is running low, Heathrow Airport offers free Power Pole charging stations in all terminals. These can be found before and after security and are compatible with UK and European plugs as well as USB cables.
Baby changing facilities:
Baby changing facilities are available both before and after security; just follow the signs. Alternatively, download a map of Terminal 2 here.
Luggage trolleys:Unlike many UK airports, the use of trolleys is free at Heathrow. Arriving passengers will find plenty in the baggage reclaim area and these can be taken to the on-airport car park, bus station and rail station. They are also provided in the departures area, but cannot be taken through security.
Luggage storage:Looking to ditch your heavy bags but check-in doesn’t open for hours? Head to one of T2’s luggage storage facilities! Bags can be stored for anything between a few hours and 90 days. All items are subject to security checks including x-rays and random hand searches.
Rates are £5.00 for 0-2 hours, £10 for 2-24 hours and then £5.00 for each additional 24-hour period or part thereof. At Terminal 2, luggage storage is available in Arrivals on the ground floor and is open from 5:30am to 10:00pm.
If you have a last-minute medical issue, Boots is on hand and has pharmacies before and after security. View opening times and locations of Boots Pharmacies at Heathrow Airport Terminal 2 here.
Top tip: Remember to buy baby milk from the airside store to avoid it being confiscated at security. Order your after-security milk collection here.
Locations of the multi-faith prayer rooms in Terminal 2 are:
Departures, after security, near Gate A21.
Satellite T2B, after security, between Gates B34 and B35.
To kick off your trip like a true VIP; why not book yourself into an Airport Lounge at Heathrow? Sink into a comfortable sofa as you leave the hustle and bustle of the departure lounge behind, and wind down ready for your flight with No 1 Traveller lounge. The lounge offers complimentary food and drink, a Cinema, Games Room, TV’s, Wi-Fi, newspapers and magazines; all in stylish and elegant surrounds.Airport Lounges
Hotels at Heathrow Airport
Start you holiday in style and choose from one of the fabulous hotels on offer at Heathrow Airport. You could be waking up refreshed and ready for your flight just minutes from the Airport instead of sitting in traffic, stressing before check in. Our Heathrow Hotel and Parking packages offer great deals on parking and hotels allowing you a more leisurely start to your trip.Airport Hotels