Why Book JetParks 1, East Midlands Airport

If you're looking for fast, cheap airport car parking, which doesn't compromise on security then JetParks 1 makes a great solution. This Park Mark Safer Parking-awarded car park is just 10 minutes from East Midlands Airport and offers round-the-clock transfers to the terminal.

Car Park Features

  • Top-rated by customers
  • On-airport
  • Transfer time 10 minutes
  • Bus transfer


  • Park Mark Award (Police Approved)
  • ANPR

Transfers to and from East Midlands Airport

Transfers to the terminal building operate every 15 minutes, throughout the day. The transfer time is approximately 10 minutes.


This car park is covered by CCTV and has regular security patrols. JetParks 1 is a holder of the Park Mark Safer Parking Award.

Disabled Facilities

All buses are DDA compliant and there are designated parking bays for Blue Badge holders.

Opening Times

JetParks 1 is open all year, 24 hours a day.

Additional Information

No height restrictions apply, however, trailers are not permitted.

JetParks 1, East Midlands Airport Ltd. Parking Castle Donington Derby DE74 2SA


After leaving the M1:

  1. Follow the A453 for approximately 3 miles, going past the airport until you reach a roundabout.
  2. Turn right, then turn left on the next roundabout.
  3. Alternatively, on arrival at the airport main entrance, turn left at the roundabout and then follow signs for JetParks 1.

Arrival Procedure

On arrival at the JetParks 1 car park:

  1. Drive to the entrance where your number plate will be read and the barrier open - this may take up to 40 seconds.
  2. Head in and park your car in any marked space.
  3. Once parked, grab your bags and catch a shuttle to the nearby airport.  

If the barrier does not rise automatically, do not press the button for a ticket, instead call for assistance using the intercom button.

Please ensure you allow sufficient time park your vehicle and complete the airport transfer.

Return Procedure

Returning is just as straightforward:

  1. Make the short journey back to JetParks 1 on the free shuttle bus.
  2. Collect your car and drive to the exit barrier.
  3. Enter the ticket you were issued on arrival.
  4. The barrier will rise allowing you to continue your journey.

Reviews of JetParks 1, East Midlands Airport Verified by reevooReevoo speech bubble

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

Friendliness and helpfulness of staff
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Overall rating
Scores 8.7 out of 10 based on 1370 reviews
9 out of 10


Mansfield GB Use APH
I have used this park many times and i find it as good if not better than other airports.
Confirmed purchase: 30 October 2017
Published on: 09 November 2017
9 out of 10


Boston GB
We got in ok but had to ask for assistanc to get out.Registration not recognised.
Confirmed purchase: 30 October 2017
Published on: 07 November 2017
9 out of 10


I put postcode you sent me and Icould not find it so perhaps that coul be revieved.
Confirmed purchase: 29 October 2017
Published on: 31 October 2017
9 out of 10


Mansfield GB Economical thinker
Easy convenient and well priced
Confirmed purchase: 25 October 2017
Published on: 30 October 2017