Loading

Why Book Swift Park and Ride, Luton Airport

Don’t be fooled by Swift Park & Ride Luton’s off-airport location. This Park & Ride facility is just moments away from Luton Airport’s terminal doors, so you won’t spend long on its transfer bus service. This Park & Ride facility has experienced staff members on hand to park your car for you and help you with your luggage, so you can get on with making your way to the check-in desks.

Car Park Features

  • Off-airport
  • Frequency 20 minutes
  • Transfer time 5 minutes
  • 24-hour operation
  • Leave keys
  • Uniformed staff
  • Nearby fuel sales
  • Disabled facilities
  • Fully insured drivers
  • Assisted loading if requested
  • Valet parking
  • Bus transfer

If you’re looking for nearby Luton airport parking that won’t break the bank but provides an efficient and helpful service, then Swift Airport Parking could be the perfect choice. This off-airport car park is located just five minutes away from Luton airport and is open 24 hours a day. 

At this car park, you will leave your car keys with an experienced member of their team. This means that you won’t have to hunt for a parking space, as their insured drivers will do this for you. Instead, you can take your luggage or have it carried for you to the transfer bus service, which will take you the short distance to the terminal. All staff at Swift Airport Parking are uniformed, which means they will be easy to locate, should you have a question or need any assistance.

This car park also has a simple return procedure to make life as simple as possible for tired travellers. By contacting the number you’ll be given on arrival, you can guarantee that when you catch the transfer bus back to the car park, your vehicle will be ready and waiting for you. It’s just a matter of collecting your keys and driving back home. 

If you need to refuel your tank before heading home, there are nearby fuel sales, which are just moments away from the car park. This means you won’t have to leave the area on an empty tank or go searching for the nearest service station to fill your car. 

Security

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

When you park with Swift Airport Parking Park & Ride, a driver will do the time-consuming task of finding a parking space for you. What’s more, you can be happy in the knowledge that the facility in which they park your car is manned by 24-hour staff, who are on-site to patrol the area. 

CCTV cameras are also installed, to monitor the premises and keep a record of all activity. The entrances and exits to the car park are also barrier controlled, so only registered vehicles can park there. The secure compound is also surrounded by security fencing, which prevents intruders from accessing the car park. Together, these extensive measures have earned Swift Airport Parking the Park Mark Award. This certification can only be given by the police, who award it as part of their Crime Prevention Initiative.

Transfers to and from Luton Airport

The transfer bus service runs every 20-minutes from Swift Airport Parking’s Park & Ride car park. The transfer itself only takes five minutes to reach the terminal doors, meaning you will be checking in in no time at all. When you return, you will need to call a contact number that will have been given to you on arrival. That way, a transfer bus can come to collect you, which will take you the short five minutes back to your vehicle.

Disabled Facilities

For those who have mobility issues or require disabled facilities, a fully-insured member of staff will park your vehicle for you. Upon request, a member of staff can be on-hand to help you load your luggage onto the transfer bus.

Opening Times

It doesn’t matter what time of day or year you’re flying, Swift Airport Parking is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week – all year round. This means you’ll always be able to catch their useful transfer service back to your car or reach a member of their helpful team.

Swift Park and Ride, Luton Airport map

Swift Park and Ride, Eaton Green Road Roundabout, Eaton Green Road, Luton, LU2 9XF

Directions

By following the signs to Luton Airport, and taking New Airport Way, you will find Swift Airport Parking Park & Ride easily. The car park itself is incredibly close to Luton Airport; in fact, it’s only 0.5 miles (five minutes) away from the terminal itself. You won’t need to stray far from the airport’s premises to get parked before your journey.

From M1 Northbound:

  1. Take the slip road at Junction 10
  2. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit for (A1081) New Airport Way.
  3. Continue on New Airport Way (A1081)
  4. As the road splits, stay right and follow New Airport Way down to the roundabout.
  5. At the roundabout, take the second exit, straight over onto Vauxhall Way.
  6. At the Eaton Green roundabout, take the fourth exit, proceeding through the Green Gates into Restricted usage road.
  7. As you drive into the Swift Park & Ride Car Park, keep right and follow the road ahead.

From M1 Southbound:

  1. Take the slip road at Junction 10
  2. Follow the slip round round to the left filtering onto the A1081 New Airport Way
  3. Continue on New Airport Way (A1081)
  4. After 1.9 miles the road splits, stay right and follow New Airport Way down to the roundabout.
  5. At the roundabout, take the second exit, straight over onto Vauxhall Way.
  6. At the Eaton Green roundabout, take the fourth exit, proceeding through the Green Gates into Restricted usage road.
  7. As you drive into the Premier Park & Ride Car Park, keep right and follow the road ahead.

Alternatively, you can use the following post code in your Sat Nav: LU2 9HD

Arrival Procedure

On arrival at the access road to Swift Park & Ride:

  1. Continue straight ahead to the car park.
  2. Proceed to the vehicle drop-off area in front of the customer reception.
  3. An attendant will greet you and present you with a return card, featuring your vehicle identification and will load your luggage allowing you to board the shuttle bus.
  4. An attendant will park your vehicle for you. 

Special Note: While the journey time to the terminal is typically four minutes, please allow extra time if travelling during the rush hour.

Return Procedure

On your return:

  1. After you have cleared customs, please call on the number provided to request collection - the shuttle will meet you inside the Passenger Car Drop-off area.
  2. On return to the customer reception, please present your return card to receive your keys.
  3. Your vehicle will be parked nearby in the exit lane ready to go home.

Reviews