Newcastle International Airport is located six miles North West of Newcastle city centre. The A1, which bypasses the city, is the main road leading to the Newcastle International Airport. If you are using satellite navigation in your car, the postcode for Newcastle Airport is NE13 8BZ.
You have several car-parking options when travelling from Newcastle International Airport.
If you are going to the airport just to drop off somebody, use the Express Car Park. This parking is located right outside the terminal and will cost you about £1 for the first 15 minutes. For parking for a few hours to several days, opt for Short Stay Car Park or Medium Stay Car Park. In Medium Stay Parking, the first 15 minutes are free. For longer trips (a week or more), your best bet is Long Stay Parking.
To save time on parking, opt for Fast Track Parking, which allows you to park immediately outside the airport entrance. You pay a premium for the service. For instance, the per day car park charge at Medium Stay Parking is £19.50, while at the Fast Track Parking, you pay £23 for the first day. If you want to save the time it takes to park and collect your car at the airport, Meet and Greet Parking Service is a great option. All the on-site parking locations at Newcastle International Airport are Park Mark-certified.
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.
Short Stay parking at Newcastle Airport is less than 5 minutes walk to the main terminal. This is perfect option for business customers and travellers who only need parking for short periods of time. The prices for short stay parking are higher than mid and long stay parking, but the advantage is the proximity to the terminal, which means you don’t have to wait for a bus. The short stay can also be used by customers who are dropping off or collecting travellers. You can find Newcastle Airport’s short stay parking by following the yellow P parking sign.
If you are going away for a few days, the best car parking option at Newcastle International Airport is Long Stay Parking. The on-site Long Stay Parking facility at the airport has round-the-clock manned security, plate recognition cameras, and direct coach service from the car park to the airport.
Off property long stay parking operators are often cheaper than parking at the airport, but prices increase during peak travel periods, so there might not be much to choose from when you go on holiday over the Festive season or during summer. One of the best known off property long stay operators at Newcastle Airport is Airparks. The Airparks car park is located in Slip End, a short distance from Junction 10 of the M1. Transfers can take longer than if you parked at the airport, as buses comes along less frequently. Another operator well known for excellent customer service is Central Car Storage. This car park is closer to the airport than Airparks and can be found close to Newcastle Retail Park, which is a short distance from Airport Way Road.
Apart from the on-site Newcastle Airport Parking, you will find affordable parking options close to the airport. You can park at Newcastle Park and Fly, Bellair Parking, and Newcastle Callerton Parking. When parking at an off airport parking, arrive at the car park at least half an hour ahead of the recommended check-in time.
You can save a substantial amount in parking charges by pre-booking online rather than just turning up to park. For instance, when you book Long Stay Parking for 5 days online, you pay £35.99. On the other hand, the cost of Long Stay parking when you just turn up to park is £61.00.
If you are travelling between Friday and Monday from Newcastle Airport, inquire about their four-day weekend parking offer while booking, which could save you as much as 50 percent in parking charges.
DoubleTree by Hilton located at a short distance from Newcastle International Airport, has on-site parking and airport-parking packages. The hotel is connected to Newcastle city centre via the Metro rail link. The other hotels-with-parking close to Newcastle International Airport are Britannia Hotels and Premier Inn.