Why Book APH Car Park (Self Park), Birmingham Airport

At APH, our Birmingham park and ride service offers fast and efficient transfers to and from the airport, packaged with exceptional customer service. Located just 15 minutes from the terminal building – with transfer buses running around the clock – it’s the ideal solution for all travellers looking for secure Birmingham parking they can rely on. To find the best Birmingham Airport parking for you, read more information below. 

Car Park Features

  • Off-airport
  • Frequency 25 minutes
  • Transfer time 15 minutes
  • 24-hour operation
  • Keep keys
  • Valet parking
  • Bus transfer


  • 24-hour staff
  • Barrier-controlled
  • Security fencing
  • CCTV
  • Park Mark Award (Police Approved)

APH Birmingham is fully secure and features CCTV, 24-hour staff, and has been awarded the police-approved Park Mark Safer Parking Award - allowing you to relax in the knowledge your car’s safe and secure while you’re away.

Transfers to and from Birmingham Airport

APH transfer buses operate on demand 24 hours a day. The journey to the airport takes approximately 15 minutes.

Disabled Facilities

All buses are equiped for easy access for those needing a little extra help. If you require any assistance, call the car park 30 minute prior to your arrival and they'll assist you as much as possible. 

Opening Times

APH Birmingham Airport is open all year round, 24 hours a day. 

Additional Information

The car park unfortunately cannot accept any high-sided vehicles, minibuses, mobile homes, lorries, caravans, trailers or vehicles larger than 2m wide, 21m high and 5m long

Vehicles over five metres long will incur a surcharge of £20.00 per booking.

APH is unable to accommodate bikes, surfboards or items of similar size on the transfer coaches. Snowboards/Skis are acceptable.

Arrival Procedure

Simple to use:

  1. When you arrive at the car park, follow signage to the arrivals area 
  2. A marshal will check you in, give you a ticket and direct you to your space
  3. Then just wait for the shuttle bus to the airport in the waiting area - you'll need to show your ticket to the driver.

Staff are on hand if you require any assistance.

Please ensure you allow sufficient time to complete your vehicle check-in and airport  transfer.

Return Procedure

On your return:

  1. Just catch the shuttle bus back to the car park from bus stop A - the same place that you were dropped off at.
  2. You'll need to show the ticket you were given when you checked in to the driver.
  3. Scan your ticket at the exit barrier and exit the car park. 

If you lose your ticket, you'll need to answer some security questions and show a photo ID, so make sure you have one.

Staff are on hand if you need any assistance.

If you return early, you will need to contact the car park directly to give them as much notice as possible. If you don't, there may be a delay before you get your car back. We can't offer you a refund for any booked parking that you don't use.