Stansted Purple Parking Meet & Greet



From the M11: Exit at J8a and follow the A120 directly to the airport. On arrival at the airport follow signs to the ‘Orange Short Stay car park’ just in front of the terminal, where a driver will meet you.

From Colchester: Take the A120 towards Bishop’s Stortford and follow the signs for the airport. On arrival at the airport follow signs to the ‘Orange Short Stay car park’ just in front of the terminal, where a driver will meet you.


Arrival procedure

Please call 01279 215194 when you are 10 minutes from the airport. Follow signs to the terminal. As you approach the terminal follow signs for short stay car parking and head for the furthest car park, sign posted orange short stay car park’. Take a ticket and follow the road round to the orange bollards, pull in on the left hand side, park and your driver will meet you there. Please make sure you hand your car park ticket to the driver. If you experience difficulties with our main contact number please use the Emergency number 07972 541638 to contact the drivers.


Return procedure

Please ensure you collect all your luggage and clear customs before calling 01279 215194 to have your car delivered. Your car will be delivered back to the orange short stay car park outside the terminal exit, which has a 10 minute free period. It is therefore essential you are ready to collect your car otherwise you will be liable for any excess car park fees. Emergency number 07972 541638.



The car park has 24 hour security and has barrier entry, lighting and CCTV.

You can be guaranteed the top security at this car park, Purple Parking holds the ‘Park Mark’ Safer Parking award which is accredited to secure car parks that have been vetted by the Police and have security measures in place in order to create a safer environment for both you and your vehicle.

They also monitor the length of time that a car has been gone from the airport, and if it takes longer than expected an alarm will sound and the driver will be contacted to ensure that the car is not being used inappropriately.


Additional information

This car park is unable to accept any vehicle with more than 8 seats.

This service is operated by our partners I Love meet and greet has been providing an outstanding valet parking service since 1984.

The only Buy with Confidence accredited meet and greet operator at Stansted, the I Love team provide a prompt professional parking service.

With a secure on airport Park Mark car park, you have total peace of mind.



Drivers will be polite, courteous, and smartly dressed. They wear white shirts and smart trousers unless it is very warm, in which case Purple Parking polo shirts will be worn.

They are checked by the police and fully insured. They have high levels of training including CPC training, and subsequently The Certificate of Professional Competence.



Stansted International Airport

Distance to airport

Allow our friendly professional drivers to collect your car an be at check-in within minutes. Your car is then stored at our car park. When you return, your car is returned to you just outside the terminal.

Transfers from airport

Transfers are not required with this service as your car is collected from you and returned to you at the airport.

Stansted Purple Parking Meet & Greet reviews

Our average review score for Stansted Purple Parking Meet & Greet is 3.6 from 8 reviews.

"I can't fault this company - they do what they promise and go beyond - we were back early, yes early, and a quick call saw my car arriving 15 mins later. £3.50 also provided to get through the barriers. Very friendly staff too. They are in my contact list for next time. If all service companies ran like this our lives which be much happier. Thank you to the team."

August 4, 2017

"Couldn't have been better and would recommend it to friends and family"

May 24, 2016

"Very straighforward and efficient- polite staff."

May 3, 2016

"I tend to use meet and greet every time I fly and lately the service at other places isn't actually meet and greet - its more of a "drop your keys off after you have parked up service". This was certainly not in that category, this was a very well run and simple true meet & greet.

I have to say that this was one of the best meet and greets I have ever had - had to wait maybe 5 minutes on arrival and the handing of the keys over was simple and from a very professional and friendly man. The collection of the car on the return journey was as equally painless - within a matter of minutes of calling to say we had our bags and were through customs the guy was there for us. Very friendly service throughout from the person I spoke to on the phone through to the person who delivered my car back to me.

Simple operation of giving me the £2.50 cash to exit the barrier so was on our way within 10 minutes of coming out of customs.

Thank you very much for the brilliant service!
Would definitely use again if we fly from Stansted."

October 14, 2015

"Excellent fast efficient service, very reliable and friendly."

May 17, 2015