Purple Parking Meet and Greet North Terminal North
Drop-off at North Terminal. Stroll to check-in.
Need to know
Drop your car off at the Hampton by Hilton hotel, which is connected to the North Terminal via a covered walkway. A member of the team will meet you there and park your car for you, while you walk to the terminal - it takes 2-5 minutes
When you get back, give the driver a call to let them know youâ??re ready and your car will be returned to you where you were met on arrival.
This service is suitable for customers with limited mobility, as a shuttle bus is not required.
The car park is secured by:
- Manned 24 hours a day
The small print
Your car will be parked in a secured compound, up to 6 miles from the airport.
There is no height restriction at the North terminal, but a 2m restriction for the South.
Purple Parking can only take cars that fit into a standard size parking space, which is 2.4m x 4.8m.
Purple Parking cannot accept vehicles with 8 or more seats.
All airport fees are included.
Arrival ProceduresYou donâ??t need to call Purple Parking on your way to the airport unless your travel plans have changed. If you do need to contact the car park on the day call them on 01293 300 730 and choose option 1.
Make sure to take all of your belongings out of the car, including your car park ticket, which you'll need to give Purple Parking to exit the car park.
The driver from Purple Parking will take a photo and check your car over for damage. Please make sure you leave enough time for this, It will only take a few minutes, but if you don't leave enough time, this may affect any claim you later make for damage.
You'll need to give the driver your booking confirmation and car keys, as well as your return flight information. Youâ??ll be given a unique ticket with return instructions on it which youâ??ll need to collect your car. Once your car is checked in, walk to the terminal while your car is parked for you in Purple Parking's secured car park.
Departure ProceduresOnce you've collected your luggage, call the car park on 01293 300 730 and select option 1, to let Purple Parking know that you are ready for your car.
- As you exit North terminal customs head towards the terminal's main exit.
Just before the doors take the lift to the 1st floor, following signs for the Hampton by Hilton hotel.
- Continue past the hotel reception, through the doors and along a walkway, where you'll reach a lift.
- Take the lift to Level 0/Approved operators. Your car will be returned to one of the Reserved Purple Parking bays, numbered 1-35.
Purple Parking will need to confirm your identityÂ and you'll be asked to check over your car again, then your keys will be handed back to you along with a ticket to get out of the car park.
If you get back early, call Purple Parking as soon as you can. They need as much notice as possible to get your car ready so you aren't kept waiting. You won't get a refund for any unused parking time.
Please be aware that if you are late in collecting your car after your phone call to say you're ready to be met, you may incur additional charges from the car park. If you are delayed on your return you will be charged Â£10 per day by Purple Parking.
SecurityWhile you're away, your car will be stored in a secured car park. All have been awarded the police Park Mark award, the Trading Standards Authority's Buy With Confidence award and are approved by Gatwick airport. All of the car parks are surrounded by a fence and are either manned 24 hours, have CCTV in use, or have dedicated 24 hour security patrols.
Transfer InformationNo transfers are required. Once your car is picked up you proceed directly to check in.
Disabled InformationThe car park welcomes bookings from owners of specially adapted vehicles. However, this must be by prior arrangement to ensure availability of appropriately-trained drivers.
InsuranceParking is always at the vehicle owner's own risk and subject to the car park's Terms & Conditions of storage.
The car park use experienced drivers who are fully insured to drive your vehicle on the public highway. All cars parked or stored with Maple Manor will be on a proven direct negligence basis. Any claims for loss or damage must be made prior to the vehicle being handed over.