Pick Up and Drop Off Options at London Stansted Airport
We have a number of options available when picking up or dropping off at the airport, allowing you to choose what works best for you.
Express Set Down
This area is for dropping-off friends or loved ones, if you are looking to pick-up or head in to the terminal then you should use either our Short Stay car parks (Orange or Green zones) or the free option in our Mid Stay car park.
Tariffs (effective from 1st April 2017)
Up to 10 minutes = £3.50
10 - 15 minutes = Additional £1 per minute
Over 15 minutes = £25
Vehicles must not be left unattended. Unattended vehicles may be towed and will incur a towing fee.
There will be a £20 charge for re-entering within 30 minutes of first entering.
Located in the Mid Stay Car Park. Follow signs for 'Free Set Down'
We offer a free pick up and drop off option from a dedicated area in the Mid Stay Car Park. Just a 5 minute courtesy bus ride away from the terminal forecourt (buses run every 10 minutes). Perfect if you want to accompany friends and family to the terminal or assist them from arrivals. Free for up to 1 hour, £1.50 up to 2 hours. Daily rates for Mid Stay Car Park apply after 2 hours.