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Why Book Manchester Airport Drop & Go, Manchester Airport

Drop & Go – Leave keys - 5-minute walk to Terminal 3-5-minute shuttle to Terminals 1 and 2 – Fully insured drivers

When you arrive at Manchester Airport you drive up to the Drop & Go Arrivals area. The Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) system will open the barrier for you and state-of-the-art vehicle inspection machines record the condition of your vehicle as you enter, to ensure it is returned to you in the same condition as you left it. Pull into a parking bay, drop your keys at the kiosk and continue on to the airport terminal for check-in. It is a free 5-minute shuttle bus ride to Terminals 1 and 2 or just a 5-minute walk to Terminal 3.

Your car will be driven away to a secure car park for the duration of your trip.

Returning back into Manchester you collect your keys from a locker and your car will be waiting for you in the dedicated Drop & Go Returns area.

 

Car Park Features

  • On-airport
  • 24-hour operation
  • Leave keys
  • Walk to terminal
  • Fully insured drivers
  • Covered parking

Security

  • 24-hour staff
  • Security fencing
  • CCTV
  • ANPR

Park Mark Safer Parking Award - 24-hour staff - barrier controlled - security fencing - CCTV

You need to know that your car is safe while you are away from home, and at Manchester Airport Drop & Go, you can be assured your car is properly looked after. Manchester Airport Drop & Go holds the police-approved Park Mark Safer Parking Award, offering fully secure parking facilities with security fencing, 24-hour staff, CCTV and barrier controls.

In addition, when you enter the Arrivals area, the vehicle inspection machines record the condition of your vehicle, so it is returned to you just as you left it.

 

Transfers to and from Manchester Airport

  1. Terminals 1 and 2 are a free 5-minute shuttle bus ride from the Drop & Go Arrivals area.
  2. For flights from Terminal 3, you simply take your luggage and walk to the terminal, which is no more than five minutes away.

Disabled Facilities

Blue Badge holders are welcome to book and park in Manchester Airport Drop & Go.

Opening Times

This car park is open 24 hours a day.

Additional Information

Please note that vehicles for Drop & Go parking must be no higher than 6ft 6in / 2m.

Please note that vehicles for Drop & Go parking must be no higher than 6ft 6in / 2m.

Trailers are not permitted in Drop & Go.

Please note there is a minimum stay of seven days for Drop & Go.

Additional charges will apply for arriving later or earlier than your pre-booked arrival time.

Motorcyclists can pre-book parking at Drop & Go by calling 0808 169 7030.

 

Manchester Airport Drop & Go, Manchester Airport map

Manchester Airport Drop & Go, Manchester Airport Hotel Road Manchester Airport M90 3NS

Directions

From the M56

  1. Leave the M56 at Junction 5 and keep right, following the signs for Terminal 1 and Terminal 3.
  2. At the traffic lights go straight ahead for Terminal 1, passing the Hilton Hotel on your left.
  3. At the roundabout go straight ahead, avoiding the ramp-up to Terminal 1 Departures.
  4. At the next roundabout take the first exit and go straight ahead to the next roundabout.
  5. At this roundabout continue straight on to the Drop & Go Arrivals area.

Arrival Procedure

Arriving at Manchester Airport:

 

  1. Follow the directions above to Drop & Go Arrivals area.
  2. At the entrance, the ANPR system will automatically lift the barrier for you.
  3. Vehicle inspection machines will record the condition of your vehicle as you enter.
  4. Pull into a bay and drop your keys at the kiosk.
  5. Take your luggage and proceed to your terminal.
  6. There is a free shuttle service to Terminals 1 and 2, which takes five minutes.
  7. For Terminal 3 it is a 5-minute walk.
  8. A fully-insured Drop & Go driver will take your car and park it in a secure car park for the duration of your trip.

Return Procedure

Returning to Manchester Airport:

 

  1. Collect your luggage.
  2. Collect your car keys from the Car Park.
  3. Proceed to the Drop & Go Returns area, where your car will be waiting for you.

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