Why Book Bournemouth Airport Car Park 1

Anyone looking for a quick getaway will love this affordable, no-hassle parking solution at Bournemouth airport. Simply skip the transfer bus and stroll straight to the terminal with this conveniently located car park.

Car Park Features

  • Top-rated by customers
  • On-airport
  • Walking time 5 minutes
  • 24-hour operation
  • Keep keys
  • Disabled facilities
  • Walk to terminal


  • Barrier-controlled
  • Security fencing
  • CCTV
  • Park Mark Award (Police Approved)
  • ANPR

Transfers to and from Bournemouth Airport

There's no need for airport transfers with this conveniently located car park.


A holder of the Park Mark Safer Parking Award, Standard Parking is floodlit and features CCTV, security fencing and 24-hour staff.

Disabled Facilities

  • Blue Badge holders may use the Car Park 1 disability parking bays close to the terminal. 
  • Use the 'call button' (Passenger Assistance Point) at the P1 entry barrier. 
  • A disability parking bay will then be allocated.
  • Special Assistance and help to the terminal may be requested at this time. 
  • Report the Car Park 1 Office with the Blue Badge and an Bournemouth Airport Disabled ticket will be provided to enable the Disabled traveller to take the Blue Badge with them their destination.

Opening Times

This car park operates throughout the year, 24 hours a day.

Additional Information

Trailers are not permitted at this car park.

Bournemouth Airport Car Park 1

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Bournemouth Airport Car Park 1, Parley Lane Christchurch Bournemouth BH23 6SE


From the M3 southbound:

  1. Take the M27 towards Bournemouth.
  2. Take the exit for the airport.
  3. At the roundabout, take the first exit.
  4. Once in the airport grounds, follow signs to Car Park 1.
  5. Enter the car park and follow the green pre-paid lane.

Arrival Procedure

Parking at Bournemouth Car Park 1 is easy:

  1. The automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) system will read the car rehistration at the entry barrier.
  2. The barrier will lift, allowing entry. If the number plate is not recognised, please use the 'call button'. Do not press for ticket. 
  3. The car parking ticket issued may be required on exit. 
  4. Drivers should only use the marked parking bays. 

Please ensure you allow time to park your car and make your way into the airport terminal.

Return Procedure

Collecting your car is just as easy:

  1. Walk from the terminal building to the car park.
  2. Drive to the exit where the automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) system will read the car registration and the barrier will lift to allow exit. 
  3. If the number plate is not recognised or for any other issues please use the 'call button'. Do not press for ticket. 

Reviews of Bournemouth Airport Car Park 1 Verified by reevooReevoo speech bubble

Find out what fellow travellers thought about Bournemouth Airport Car Park 1 car park. All our reviews are collected and confirmed through independent ratings and reviews services co-ordinator, Reevoo.

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Scores 8.9 out of 10 based on 483 reviews
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Yeovil GB
Pulled up to the barrier number plate recognised and no problem with parking
Confirmed purchase: 05 July 2018
Published on: 09 July 2018
out of 10


Southampton GB Family holiday
Very good
Confirmed purchase: 23 June 2018
Published on: 25 June 2018
out of 10


Ferndown GB
Close to terminal just drive in and drove out. so easy
Confirmed purchase: 22 June 2018
Published on: 25 June 2018
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Yeovil GB Used APH for over
First class service used APH for over 20 years-that speaks volumes alone
Confirmed purchase: 19 June 2018
Published on: 25 June 2018