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Pick Up and Drop Off

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.

Free Facility

  • Free for up to 1 hour
  • 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 up to 2 hours. Daily rates for Mid Stay Car Park apply after 2 hours.

Express Set Down and Pick Up

  • Minimum charge £2 for 10 minutes
  • £2 for every minute thereafter
  • Follow signs for 'Express Set Down'
  • £20 fine will be charged for re-entering Express Set Down within 30 minutes of first entering.

Located just a short walk from the terminal for your ease. This area is just for dropping off or picking up and vehicles must not be left unattended. If you wish to park and go into the terminal we recommend you use either the free option in the Mid Stay Car Park or use a Short Stay Car Park.

Short Stay Car Park

  • Follow signs for 'Short Stay Car Park'

We have three short stay car parks (Red, Orange and Green) located just a short walk from the terminal and ideal if you want to accompany passengers. See our Turn Up and Park section for all prices.

Express Set Down Discount Scheme

To apply for our Express Set Down discount scheme, you must fit either of the following criteria:

  • Residents of Uttlesford District Council (UDC) and East Herts District Council (EHDC).
  • UDC and EHDC licensed Hackney Carriage / Private Hire vehicles (Until 31st May 2015 only).