Why Book East Midlands Airport Long Stay 2, East Midlands Airport

A great option for longer trips from East Midlands airport, the on-site car park Long Stay 2 is located just 5 minutes away from the airport by free shuttle bus. The car park is fully secure, and allows you to choose your own space and keep your keys, allowing you to get quickly into the terminal.


Car Park Features

  • On-airport
  • Transfer time 5 minutes
  • 24-hour operation
  • Keep keys
  • Bus transfer
  • Self-park


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

East Midlands Long Stay 2 car park has been awarded the Park Mark Safer Parking Away, manned 24 hours a day with barrier entry and exit.


Transfers to and from East Midlands Airport

A free shuttle bus operated by the airport, takes approximately 5 minutes.

Disabled Facilities

The car park has identifiable blue badge bays.

Opening Times

Open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Additional Information

Trailers are not permitted. Vehicles must fit into a standard parking bay.

No cancellation within 72 hours of arrival.
Trailers are not permitted. Vehicles must fit into a standard parking bay.

East Midlands Airport Long Stay 2, East Midlands Airport map

East Midlands Airport Long Stay 2, Dakota Rd Derby East Midlands de74 2tl


East Midlands Airport is easily accessible from both the M1 or A42. Once you’ve finally moved onto the A453, it’s just a matter of following the signs to the airport. On your route, you will find signs for Long Stay Car Parks. The detailed directions below clearly describe how to reach the car park.

  1. Exit the M1 or A42 onto the A453.
  2. Follow the road until you reach the main entrance to the airport.
  3. Turn right into the airport. At the first roundabout, take the first exit.
  4. Carry straight on at the next roundabout, and take the first exit at the third roundabout.
  5. Go straight on at the fourth roundabout and follow the road until you reach a junction. Long Stay 2 is located on your right.

Arrival Procedure

Once you arrive at the car park:

  1. As you approach the parking entry barrier, our number plate recognition cameras will scan your car's registration and grant you access into the car park.

  2. Find a parking space in an open zone and head over to a nearby bus shelter where a shuttle bus will come every 15 minutes.

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

Return Procedure

On your return:

  1. Head to the bus stop and take the bus back to Long Stay 2
  2. Collect your car from where you parked it before.
  3. Drive to the exit barrier where your number plate will be recognised and the barrier will rise; allowing you to leave the car park.