From the north: Leave the M1 at junction 24 and take the fourth exit at the roundabout onto Ashby Road. Take the third exit at the next roundabout, staying on Ashby Road.
From the south: Leave the motorway at junction 23a and take the second exit at the roundabout onto the Ashby Road.
Then: Go straight on at the next roundabout. Turn right when you see a sign for the Thistle Hotel. Take the first exit at the roundabout onto Viscount Road. Go straight on at the next roundabout, then turn left onto Ambassador Road.
If you are using a sat nav, the coordinates are: N 52.82462, W 1.33297.
On arrival, please drive up to the entry barrier and wait for the machine to read your number plate. This can take up to a minute. The barrier will then open and you can drive in and park.
If nothing happens after a minute, press the button marked "assistance" to speak to a member of staff through the intercom. They'll ask you to confirm your details.
Please don't insert your credit or debit card into the barrier at any point or you will be charged again for your parking. Also, don't press the ticket button, as this will stop you being able to gain entry.
Once you've parked, just follow the signs to the terminal. The walk will take about 5-7 minutes.
On your return, please walk back to the car park, collect your car and drive to the exit barrier. The barrier will lift to let you out (this can take up to a minute) but if it doesn't, press the button marked "assistance" and a member of staff will let you out.
Please don't insert your credit or debit card into the barrier at any point or you will be charged again for your parking.
The car park is patrolled every hour, 24 hours a day by security guards and has 24-hour CCTV, entry and exit barriers, a fence and lighting at night. It has been awarded the Park Mark, a security award for car parks.
The car park has disabled bays and buses with wheelchair access. For Short Stay 1 and 4, you can drop your disabled passengers off at the Short Stay car park. You can stop there for 30 minutes for free. Then you go and park in Mid Stay 3.
The car park does not accept trailers.
East Midlands Mid Stay 3 East Midlands Airport Castle Donington Derby DE74 2SA
Distance to airport
This car parks is located within walking distance, just a 7-minute walk from the terminal.
Transfers from airport
Transfers are not required as the terminal is within walking distance from Mid Stay 3.