The Traveller's Guide to Parking at Manchester Airport by:Alex Bradbury
Airport parking can be a huge hassle when going on a trip. At Manchester airport things can go really bad if you don't plan ahead. Its one of the largest and busiest airport in United Kingdom so booking in advance is a must. Travellers have a lot of options when parking at Manchester airport. There are several airport parking companies ready to take your car to a secured place. Most of these parking companies offer the same services. The major difference will be its proximity to the airport and transfer time.
How to park
Parking in Manchester airport is easy when booking online. On the internet travellers will be able to easily find all the required information on the airport parking companies. Free quotes are also available for customers to be able to compare the best deals and find the most competitive prices.
Once they have booked their parking space, confirmation and directions will usually be sent through email. If you reserved through the phone at the last minute it will be sent through fax. The confirmation will be needed at the reception of the airport parking facility so it's best to take it with you. There are also maximum sizes for vehicles so it's best to read the conditions carefully. There are also facilities for the disabled.
All airport parking spaces are well guarded. They have surveillance cameras, patrols, well lighted and operate 24 hours and 365 days a year, some have undercover parking. Price of the parking space will depend on how long your vehicle will stay parked.
The first thing that travellers must take into consideration is the location of the airport parking company. Travellers can choose to reserve a parking space within or outside of the airport. All airport parking companies have buses or shuttles to transfer passengers to the airport after they have checked in their car. Most of them will require you to leave your car keys.
For less worry opt for chauffeur services, it may cost you more but it's hassle free. All you have to do is give the chauffeur your car keys before your departure. They will be the one responsible to take you car into a secure parking area. Upon your arrival, they will be the one to collect your car and return it to you at the terminal.
Cheaper airport parking will require you do a bit more. Travellers will have to check in their car and be transferred to the airport. The usual discounts offered are 40% off.
Try and book at an airport car park that's as close to the airport as possible. This means less transfer time. The parking must also be easy to find and close to the terminal you are going. Off airport parking may require more time for transfer but the ride is free.
Booking online is a very easy task. It only takes about 5 minutes any payments are made with a credit card. Transfer time can take as long as 15 to 30 minutes so it's important to get to the airport earlier to be able to park your car. Parking at Manchester airport is easy as long as you plan ahead and book in advance. No matter how busy an airport is preparation is always the key.
About the author
Flight Shuttle Services has over 20 years experience in the airport car parking business. Find more information and advice on secure and safe parking at http://www.airport-car-parking-manchester.co.uk/how-to-pick-the-right-parking-at-manchester-airport.htm