East Midlands Jet Parks 1

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Depending on which of these long-term on-site car parks you choose, you are within a 3 to 5 minute walk of the terminal building or a 5 minute transfer on the courtesy shuttle bus. All the on-site car parks are fully secure for customers’ peace of mind.



From the North leave the M1 at Junction 24 and, following the signs to the airport, take the A453 for approximately 1/2 mile. Turn right into the airport.

From the South leave the M1 at Junction 23a and follow the signs to the airport.

From the West follow A50 to J24 then follow the signs to East Midlands airport.

Upon your arrival at the airport, the Jet Parks car parks are clearly signposted by entering the site at the main entrance, turn left at the first roundabout and following the road until the next roundabout. Proceed to straight on , reaching a third roundabout. Turn left and at the next roundabout turn left again. At the 5th roundabout, continue straight on into the Jet Parks 1 car park.


Arrival procedure

Please check your booking confirmation for details.

We operate an automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) system so it is essential you have entered the correct vehicle registration when making your booking.

We recommend that you bring a copy of your confirmation with you.

On arrival, please drive up to the entry barrier and your car registration will be read. A ticket will be automatically issued to you. Make your way to any available space and park your car. Keep this ticket safe as it will be needed on your return.

Please be aware of the 6ft 6 vehicle height restriction.

If a ticket is not automatically dispensed, please press the “assistance” button and explain to the operator that your vehicle has not been recognised. Please confirm your booking details, including your car registration. A ticket will then be issued. Keep this ticket safe as it will be needed on your return.


Departure procedure

Please check your booking confirmation for details.

Upon your return to the airport, proceed to your car and drive to the exit barrier. Please insert your ticket to leave and the barrier should raise automatically.

If the barrier does not raise and/or asks for payment, please do not insert your credit or debit card into the barrier as a further payment will be taken. Please press the intercom button for assistance and quote your pre-booking reference number.



The car park has high perimeter fencing, CCTV and regular security patrols. This car park has been awarded the Park Mark for safer parking. The Park Mark means that you are parking in an area that has been vetted by the police to make sure that the site has measures in place to create a safer environment. Park Mark awarded parking areas are run by responsible operators who are concerned with your safety and the safety of your vehicle.



The airport is insured for damage caused by their own negligence but will not normally accept responsibility for the acts of a third party. Full details are available from the car park on request.




Disabled facilities

All buses are DDA compliant and able to accommodate wheelchairs


Additional information

Due to the building of a carriageway, the M1 junction closest to the airport and the A453 will be closed between 20:00 and 06:00. An 11-mile diversion will be in place and will be signposted, however anyone using the route should allow an extra half hour for their journey.

This car park was previously called Shuttle Economy 1.

Please arrive at the car park at least 30 minutes before your earliest recommend check-in time.

This is an on-airport self park car park. You will not be required to leave your keys.


Previously known as

East Midlands Long Stay Parking
Shuttle Economy 1


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East Midlands Jet Parks 1 (formerly Long Stay Parking and Shuttle Economy 1)
Castle Donington
DE74 2SA

Distance to airport

On airport.

Transfers from airport

Only 8 minutes from the terminal building via a courtesy shuttle bus operating 24 hours a day.

East Midlands Jet Parks 1 reviews

Our average review score for East Midlands Jet Parks 1 is 4.1 from 512 reviews.

"brilliant would use again"

October 17, 2016

"Excellent service from start to finish"

October 8, 2016

"The airport parking was very good, we didn't have to wait very long for a shuttle bus to take us to the airport and we were dropped off right by the entrance. Would definitely use this service again."

September 9, 2016

"very efficient"

August 13, 2016

"It was just ok but will do with making lines instead of just plain ground that way cars will be parked properly"

August 11, 2016