Newcastle Airport Drop Off for free how to avoid the charge

by Holly Lavender

Newcastle Airport Drop Off

Newcastle Airport drop off has a variety of options depending on how much you want to spend or how far you are from the terminal building. The express car park is the shortest walk to the terminal but is the most expensive out of all the car parks. It also has Short Stay 1, Short Stay 2 and Long Stay car parks. Newcastle Airport also offers a premium meet-and-greet service.

Did you know that most UK airports offer a free drop off? Check out my list here.

Newcaslte Airport Map

Map of newcastle airport drop off and other car parks
Map of car parks at Newcastle Airport

Newcastle Airport Drop Off Charges

Newcastle Airport Express Car Parking Charges

DurationExpress
Up to 10 mins£4.00
Up to 30 mins£7.00
Up to 45 mins£10.00
Up to 1 hour£11.00
Up to 2 hours£22.00
Up to 3 hours£33.00
Up to 4 hours£44.00
Newcastle Airport Express Car Parking Charges

Newcastle Airport Parking Charges

Newcastle Airport Short Stay 1 Car Parking Charges

DurationShort Stay 1
Up to 15 mins£7.00
Up to 30 mins£10.00
Up to 1 hour£15.00
Up to 2 hours£18.00
Up to 3 hours£22.00
Up to 4 hours£24.00
Newcastle Airport Short Stay 1 Car Parking Charges

Newcastle Airport Short Stay 2 Car Parking Charges

DurationShort Stay 2
Up to 15 minsFREE
Up to 30 mins£8.00
Up to 1 hours£13.00
Up to 2 hours£15.00
Up to 3 hours£18.00
Up to 4 hours£22.00
Newcastle Airport Short Stay 2 Car Parking Charges

Newcastle Airport Long Stay Car Park Charges

DurationTurn Up & Park
Up to 15 mins£4.00
Up to 30 mins£7.00
Up to 1 hour£11.00
Up to 2 hours£15.00
Up to 3 hours£18.00
Up to 4 hours£22.00
Up to 1 Day£30.00
Up to 2 Days£52.00
Up to 3 Days£64.00
Up to 4 Days£76.00
Per day or part after that£12.00
Newcastle Airport Long Stay Car Park Charges

How to pay for parking at Newcastle Airport

For parking 4 hours or less you do not need to prebook, you can simply show up on the day. For people parking for more than 24 hours, it is advised to prebook beforehand to get the cheapest rate. You can pre-book your space here. If you do not prebook you will have to pay the gate rate when you exit.

Newcastle Airport Drop Off Free

Newcastle Airport short stay 2 car park has free parking to drop off your passengers for 15 minutes. It will then charge you £8 for up to 30 minutes. Newcastle Airport’s short stay 2 car park is a short walk to the terminal building.

Cheap Parking Newcastle Airport

If you would like to park at Newcastle Airport you can check out the prices here. Depending on how long you are away or how close you want to be from the terminal. You can even book a meet and greet for the convenience.

Free Parking Newcastle Airport

As far as I am aware there is nowhere close to Newcastle airport where you can park for free.

Newcastle Airport Arrivals

You can check out Newcastle Airport Arrivals here.

Newcastle Airport Postcode

NE13 8BZ

How to get to Newcastle Airport by car

From the North:

The A1 is the principal road linking to the dual carriageway A696 which leads directly to Newcastle International Airport. From Edinburgh, the A68/A696 provides a direct road to the airport.

Recent upgrades to the A74 between Glasgow and Carlisle now make the journey to Newcastle International Airport even easier.

From the South:

Drive north on the A1 – the road bypasses Newcastle city centre and connects with the upgraded A696 direct to the Airport.

From the West:

The A69 links with the A1 and then the A696, providing a direct route to Newcastle International Airport.

(information taken from Newcastle Airport Website)

If you want to use Newcastle airport drop off for free you will need to park at short stay 2 car park where you will get 15 minutes to drop off your passengers.

Newcastle Airport Park and Ride

Newcastle Airport Park and Ride is another great alternative due to its cheap rates if 15 minutes of free parking is not enough time to use the Newcastle Airport drop off. Prices start from just £4.12 a day but it is just over 1 mile away from Newcastle Airport. The best thing about this option is it doesn’t matter if you are late and buses run 24 hours a day for optimal convenience.

How to get to Newcastle Airport by train

If you are starting your journey at Newcastle Central station you will need to take the green line heading to Newcastle Airport. The journey takes around 25 minutes and trains depart every 12 minutes.

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