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Purple Parking Gatwick

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  • BCP's Purple Parking Gatwick is rated 90% by 789 customer reviews
  • Nearby Park and Ride service
  • Transfers run every 20 minutes
  • Only 5 minutes from the terminal
  • Manned 24 hours a day
  • Leave your keys with Purple Parking

About Purple Parking Gatwick

Purple Parking Gatwick, formerly Airparks, offers a secure and affordable option for car parking at Gatwick. You can make huge savings of up to 60% off when you pre-book Gatwick Airport parking with BCP online, compared to buying the on-gate Gatwick parking price.

Arriving at Gatwick Purple Parking

Upon arrival at Purple Parking Gatwick, park in one of the empty bays and make your way to reception. Check-in with your booking reference, flight details and car registration. You will need to drop your car keys at reception and collect your receipt; ensure you hold onto this as you will need it when you collect your car. As you wait for your transfer bus to the airport one of Purple Parking's fully insured, professional drivers will park your car for you in their secure parking location.

Returning to Gatwick Airport

Upon your arrival you will need to catch the bus back to Purple Parking from stop 7 or 8 at the South terminal, or stop 6 or 7 at the North terminal. Your car will be ready and waiting for you as you step off the bus. Just show your parking receipt at reception to retrieve your keys and collect your car.

The Purple Parking Gatwick, formerly Airparks, has been providing a popular parking option at Gatwick since 1978, and remains an excellent choice for parking at Gatwick. Purple Parking Gatwick has over 4,700 car parking spaces to choose from and it's open 365 days a year for your convenience. It is recommended that customers arrive at the car park at least 20-25 minutes before the opening of check-in to allow for the transfer to the airport.

"Purple Parking is fantastic! We will certainly use them again."

- Miss Phillips

Purple Parking Gatwick Return Greet

Avoid any unnecessary complications by booking an Purple Parking Gatwick Return Greet service. When your return back to the airport, an Purple Parking driver will bring your car to the terminal for you to collect. That means that you don't need to wait for a transfer back to the car park, you can head straight home.

Disabled facilities at Purple Parking Gatwick

All buses are fully DDA compliant and are suitable for wheelchair use. Assistance with luggage from the bus driver available if required.

Security at Purple Parking Gatwick

Purple Parking at Gatwick, like all our Gatwick Airport parking facilities, comes with a range of top-notch security features to ensure the safety of your vehicle while you are away. Security measures in place at BCP’s car parks include:

  • CCTV
  • Regular security patrols
  • High perimeter fencing
  • Flood-lit parking bays

The Purple Parking Gatwick car park has been awarded the Park Mark for safer parking by the police. This is only given to respected parking operators who have put in place effective crime-prevention measures at their parking facilities.

Price Protection

We’re confident you won’t find Gatwick Airport parking cheaper anywhere else, which is why we offer Price Protection for Purple Parking Gatwick and all our other Gatwick parking options. Travel assured you’re getting top-class parking for the lowest prices on the market.

Transfers to and from Gatwick airport

Transfers to and from Purple Parking Gatwick are operated via a transfer bus. The car park is just 10 minutes on the bus from the North terminal, and 15 minutes from the South terminal. Transfers run every 15 to 20 minutes, 24 hours a day.

Directions to Purple Parking Gatwick

From the M23 junction 9:

At the motorway roundabout, take the exit for the airport.
At the next roundabout go straight on, following signs for the North terminal.
At the next roundabout, take the fourth exit onto the A23 towards Crawley and Redhill.
Go right round the next roundabout and take the fourth exit so you are going back along the A23 the other way.
Go straight on at the first roundabout, then at the second roundabout take the second exit towards Lowfield Heath and Charlwood.

After 200 yards, take the first exit at the mini roundabout onto Charlwood Road. Purple Parking is about a mile and a half down the road on the right.

A few of our customers have reported difficulties finding Purple Parking using sat navs and Google Maps. If you have any questions about getting to the car park, please call Purple Parking on 01293 842901.

From the M23 junction 10:

At the motorway roundabout, take the A2011 towards Horsham.
At the next roundabout take the third exit, staying on the A2011.
At the next roundabout, which has traffic lights, take the fourth exit onto the A23 towards Gatwick and Redhill.
Go straight on at the first roundabout, then at the second roundabout take the first exit towards Lowfield Heath and Charlwood.
After 200 yards, take the first exit at the mini roundabout onto Charlwood Road. Purple Parking is about a mile and a half down the road on the right.

Additional information for Purple Parking Gatwick

  • Trailers are permitted within this car park at Gatwick, but, regrettably, an extra space will be charged.
  • A Return Greet and a Meet and Greet service is also available.
  • Customers who will be using the Purple Parking transfer bus as a part of their journey to the airport must be advised that skis, snowboards, bicycles, surfboards or anything as large/larger than these items will not allowed on the bus. To avoid this, you can drop large items off at the terminal with a passenger and then drive your car to Purple Parking.

N.B: Purple Parking cannot accept any vehicles that have a taxi licence plate, because its staff are not allowed to drive them.