Edinburgh Airport is Scotland's busiest airport and is located about eight miles west of the city centre. For directions to the airport, enter the pin code EH12 9DN on your sat nav.
Edinburgh Airport has more than 20 on-site and off-site parking options.
The on-site car parking includes Long Stay Parking, Drive Up and Park, Terminal Parking, Valet Parking (or the Meet and Greet) and Blue Badge Parking.
Blue Badge parking has wide parking bays for disabled passengers as well as baggage assistance from the car park to the airport (on request). Blue badge holders can park for free for half an hour in the £1 drop-off zone. To avail this service, speak to the parking operator via the intercom at the exit.
To avail the Newcastle International Meet and Greet Parking service, drive to the Fast Track Car Park located just outside the airport entrance and hand over your keys to the chauffeur. Your car will be moved to a secure airport location, and delivered back to the Fast Track car park on your return.
You can drive up and park at the Short Stay Parking located just two minutes from the Edinburgh terminal. You have two short stay parking options - multi-storey covered parking and surface parking.
The multi-storey parking has a fastTRACK bridge that gives direct access to the security check-in area. To avail this facility, you must park your car in the multi-story parking, do an electronic check-in and carry your boarding pass, and only have hand luggage.
Here is a list of other short stay parking options by PurpleParking.
If you are going on a holiday or a long business trip, avail the Edinburgh Airport Long Stay Parking situated within the airport boundary. Take the bus shuttle that operates every ten minutes from the car park to the terminal building. Security at the Edinburgh Long Stay car park is Park Mark accredited.
Click on links below for information on parking charges at Edinburgh Airport:Terminal parking
While you can always turn up and park at Edinburgh Airport, you can save as much as 60 percent in car parking charges by pre-booking a parking space. Also, if you travel frequently from the airport, sign up for the Edinburgh Airport newsletter to receive exclusive car parking offers via email.
The off-airport car parking charges at Edinburgh Airport can range from £3.75 per day to £5.00 per day, depending on the number of days you park, type of parking, and how far in advance you book the parking.
The Edinburgh Airport Hotel offers park, stay, and fly packages. It is a short distance from the airport and the Edinburgh city centre, making it a convenient place to stay whether you are travelling on work or pleasure. The booking rate starts from £80.
You will find competitive deals at other hotels close to Edinburgh Airport. Here is a list (by Holiday Extras) of hotels near Edinburgh Hotel with parking.