Why Book APH Self Park, Gatwick Airport

APH have been providing top quality parking for nearly 40 years at Gatwick Airport. The car park is located seconds away from the M23 meaning it’s incredibly easy to get to. It also provides fantastic security meaning your car will always be looked after when parking with us. When using APH Self Park at Gatwick airport you park your own car and keep your keys which means no one will ever enter your vehicle. The transfer buses run frequently and go through the night so you know that it’ll never take too long to reach the airport terminal after arrival.


When you combine all this with the brilliant and friendly staff, you get the best airport car park at Gatwick, hands down.  

Parking Options Available


This is a super-flexible product – you can amend or cancel up to 4 hours prior to your pre-booked car park arrival time.

Car Park Features

  • Off-airport
  • Frequency 10 - 15 minutes
  • Transfer time 10 - 12 minutes
  • 24-hour operation
  • Airport approved operator
  • Keep keys
  • Award-winning
  • Toilets
  • Uniformed staff
  • Nearby fuel sales
  • Disabled facilities
  • Fully insured drivers
  • Free WiFi
  • Assisted loading if requested
  • Bus transfer
  • Self-park


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

APH Self Park boasts the best in car park technology. It has the latest computer controlled CCTV and security lighting across the whole site as well as barrier controlled entry and exit gates meaning your car will be well looked after. 

Transfers to and from Gatwick Airport

Transfers from the car park leave approximately every 10 to 15 minutes and takes between 10 to 12 minutes. The transfer is included in your price and will generally take passengers to the South Terminal first before heading over to the North Terminal and then back to the car park. The buses run through the night so you’ll be able to get to the airport whenever you need to. 

Disabled Facilities

Our friendly staff are always happy to help if you require a little additional assistance. Please press the assistance button when you reach the entry barrier if you do need some extra help. 
The buses are wheelchair friendly and we can cater to those with lower mobility by allocating a parking space close to the bus drop off area if needed. 

Opening Times

The car park is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Additional Information

Maximum vehicle height: 2.4m. Trailers are not accepted.

Maximum vehicle height: 2.4m. Trailers are not accepted.

APH will accept any vehicle that can fit into a standard parking bay and can be driven on a standard driving licence.

APH are unable to transport bikes, surf/windsurfing boards or items of a similar size on their transfer coaches. Snowboards/skis are acceptable.
For more details about where we are, check out our Gatwick parking map, or find out more information on directions to Gatwick airport below.

Arrival Procedure

Arriving at APH Gatwick Park and Ride couldn’t be easier:

  1. Drive through the automated barrier and follow road markings to the arrival bays.
  2. Unload your bags and head into reception. A member of staff will direct you to your parking space. 
  3. Park your car and hop on the transfer bus and complete the short journey to the airport

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

Return Procedure

Picking up your car is just as easy:

  1. Upon your return to the Airport, make your way to the dedicated bus stop right outside the terminal and take the bus to the APH car park.
  2. Head into reception and get the barrier exit code
  3. Return to your car and exit the car park

In the event of any problems, one of the car park’s 24-hour staff will be pleased to assist.