Carparking Terms and conditions


  1. Introduction 

These are the terms and conditions upon which we accept bookings on line at our Car Parks. It is important that you read them and understand them before completing your Booking.

When reading these Booking and Payment Terms the following words or phrases have the following meanings:-

Booking Period” means the period commencing with the date that you specify as your date of entry to the Car Park, and ending on the date that you specify for leaving it.

Car Parks” means the car parks controlled by us and “Car Park” shall be interpreted accordingly.

Tariff Board” means any board or notice at a Car Park displaying the charges to be paid for parking.

Booking” means any booking for the parking of a Vehicle at a Car Park.

Booking and Payment Terms” means these booking and payment terms.

Permissible Amendments” means only amendments to:-

– Time of entry until the Booking commencement date;

– Vehicle registration details;

– Flight details;

Vehicle” means any vehicle which is parked in a Car Park and includes any mechanical device on wheels or tracks, its equipment and accessories.

We, us, our” means Glasgow Prestwick Airport Limited.

You, your” means any person who makes a Booking or (where the context allows) uses a Car Park for the parking of a Vehicle.

The headings are for information only and do not affect the interpretation of these Booking and Payment Terms.

These booking and Payment Terms and any Booking resulting from them are subject to Scottish law.


  1. The Agreement between you and us 

2.1 These Booking and Payment Terms apply to your Booking.

2.2 We intend relying on the Booking and Payment Terms. If there is anything you do not understand or do not agree with please discuss this with us before you make your Booking

2.3 Our employees or authorised agents are not permitted to make any representations unless these are confirmed in writing. If we agree changes please ask us to confirm them in writing. We can then avoid problems over what has been agreed between us.

2.4 Nothing in these Booking and Payment Terms or the Conditions of Parking affects your statutory rights.

2.5 If you book online a binding agreement will exist between you and us after you have transmitted a completed booking form to us and we have sent our e-mail acknowledgement to you in accordance with condition 3 below.


  1. How to Book Online 

3.1 If you wish to park your Vehicle in one of our Car Parks and wish to book online please complete the Glasgow Prestwick Airport online car parking booking form including payment.

3.2 Once we have received your completed booking form we will send an e-mail confirmation to you at the address you have given on the booking form. That e-mail will include a booking reference which you need to quote if you want to contact us about your Booking.

3.3 The Booking will be completed when we send that e-mail. In the event that you cannot provide us with an e-mail address for this purpose, we will post the confirmation to you at the mailing address you provide on the booking form. The Booking is made when we post that confirmation to you.

3.4 Please check straight away that the information given on the Booking acknowledgment is correct. Let us know immediately if it is not. Our contact details are set out below.

3.5. The Booking is personal to the person making it. It cannot be transferred to any other person.

If you Book online, we may send e-mails to you that are relevant to your booking. We may also send to you details of future car parking offers. If you do not want to receive such e-mails, please tell us by e-mailing us at


4. Change to the Booking Period 

No refund will be made if your stay is shorter than the Booking Period.

Please note that if you have pre-booked your parking then the rate you are charged for this extra stay will be the discounted pre book rate.

Turn up/gate customers will be charged at the rate specified on the Tariff Board applicable to the Car Park in which you have booked.

5. Disabled Spaces

Disabled spaces are available for passengers within Carpark’s 1 and 2.

Please ensure that when parking in a disabled bay you display your blue badge.

Should you require assistance to the terminal building please visit click here for more information.

6. Cancellations or changes to pre-bookings for Car Parking

6.1 Should you wish to cancel your booking or part of it you may do so by e-mailing – A £5.00 cancellation fee is applied when cancelling a booking

6.2 The Airport must receive notice of your cancellation at least 24 hours before the car park entry start date and time of your original booking. If you do not give the required advance notice as stated, no refund will be given.

6.3 Where a change is required by you for a reduction in the number of days of your car park booking then, the Airport must receive notice of your change to your booking at least 24 hours before the car park entry start date and time of your booking. If you do not give the required advance notice as stated, no refund will be given or if the change requires additional parking days to those indicated in your booking you will have to pay the full daily rate of the relevant car park.

6.4 No retrospective refunds will be made after the car park entry start date of your booking (as detailed on your booking confirmation) if you have not followed the cancellation and/or changes to booking procedures set out.

6.5 No refunds will be made other than as expressly provided for in these Terms.

6.6 No refund will be made if a booking has not been redeemed for any reason or cancelled in accordance with the procedures set out above.

6.7 Any days booked and left unused will not be refunded unless you have followed the changes to booking procedures set out above.

6.8 No refund will be made unless you can provide the Airport with a pre – paid booking reference number Refunds are made to the original card on which payment was made.

6.9 Your statutory rights are not affected.

6.10 If the Airport cancels your booking for a reason within its direct control and not due to an event beyond the Airport’s control then the Airport will refund the amount it has received from your pre-booking to you on the card on which payment was made.

Amendments to the booking period before the 24hours deadline may incur an additional fee or partial refund to cover the new booking period. Any such fee or refund will be debited or credited at the time of processing.

7. Prices and How to Pay

7.1 The price that you are quoted includes VAT and is fixed when you make your Booking.

7.2 You can pay for your Booking by using any of the credit or debit cards that we accept. Details are shown on the booking form. We do not accept payment by cash or cheque. Price Guarantee Terms and Conditions

7.3 Lost Ticket – If you loose your ticket there will be a £25 lost ticket fee on top of your normal car parking charges.

8. What to do on Arrival

8.1 Our car parks use different entry systems please follow instructions on the confirmation email. Please note you will require you’re booking confirmation reference number for all car parks.

Car parks pre-book customers: On arrival at your chosen car park please drive slowly on your approach to the entry barrier. The Automatic Number Plate Recognition System (ANPR) will read your registration plate and allow access

Should you experience any issues please use the assistance button on the entry column.

On return to your chosen car park please drive slowly on your approach to the exit barrier. The Automatic Number Plate Recognition System (ANPR) will read your registration plate and allow exit.

Please ensure you follow the instructions on your booking confirmation carefully. Your booking is valid only for the Car Park you have paid for. Use of a Car Park different to the one you have booked for will incur an additional charge at the gate rate upon exit


 9. Vehicles Permitted in our Car Parks

9.1 We only accept Bookings for cars and light vans. You are not entitled to a refund if your Vehicle exceeds the size limits we impose. Please contact us (our contact details are below) if you wish to check whether your Vehicle will be accepted.

9.2 When you book you may be required to specify the make, type, and registration number of the Vehicle to which the Booking relates. You may change these details at any time before you arrive at the Car Park, at no charge, by contacting us.

Our contact details are:
E-mail us at:

10.1 Our Responsibility to You

10.1 Once you have booked and we have received payment for that Booking, you are entitled to park the designated Vehicle in your selected Car Park. Your Vehicle will be subject to the Conditions of Parking.

10.2 In exceptional circumstances we may not be able to accommodate you in your chosen Car Park. If this happens we will if we can upgrade you to a more expensive Car Park at no additional charge. If we cannot do this and you have to park in a less expensive Car Park, we will refund the difference in price to you.

10.3 On very rare occasions we may not be able to accommodate you at all. If this happens, we will let you know as soon as possible and we will try and make alternative arrangements for you. We will do this at our cost. To compensate you for any inconvenience we will also give you a full refund, but that will be the full extent of our liability to you.

10.4 You should also read the following conditions for further examples of circumstances in which we will have no liability to you.


11. Check in Time

11.1  It is your responsibility to ensure that you leave enough time to get from your Vehicle to check-in within the time limits required by the airline. You must allow for delays in waiting for transport between the Car Park and the terminal. We recommend that you arrive at the Car Park at least an hour before your check-in time.

11.2  Under no circumstances do we accept liability to you if you miss your flight, even if the delay is due to traffic congestion within or near to the Airport, or due to the advertised frequency of transport from the Car Park to the terminal not being maintained for any reason.

11.3 We give no guarantee as to the frequency of transport between Car Parks and the terminal.


12. Events beyond the Airport’s control

12.1  The Airport does not accept liability for any failure by it to perform its obligations due to an event beyond its reasonable control. A non-exhaustive list of such events includes war or threat of war, riots, civil strife, terrorist threats or activity, industrial disputes, natural and nuclear disaster, fire, adverse weather conditions (including volcanic ash), government regulations, closure or congestion of airports, and / or cancellation or changes of schedules by airlines.

12.2  Except as expressly stated in these Terms, the Airport shall not be obliged to either refund any pre-payment by you, or make any other change to your booking in the event that you wish to amend or cancel your booking due to an event of the kind listed in the above paragraphs.

12.3 Lost Ticket – If you loose your ticket there will be a £25 lost ticket fee on top of your normal car parking charges.


13. Disclaimer

13.1  The Airport cannot accept responsibility for flat tyres, electrical or mechanical failures. We also cannot accept responsibility for any dents, scratches or damage to vehicles.

13.2  Contents of vehicles are not covered by insurance, therefore we ask that you do not leave any valuables in the vehicle.

13.3 Cars are parked at their owner’s risk.

13.4  The Airport accepts no responsibility or liability for any theft loss or damage to any personal property or loose items left within a vehicle whilst it is parked.

13.5 The Airport does not accept any responsibility or liability for any damage to the windscreen or any other glass in the customer’s vehicle.

13.6 The customer is responsible for inspecting their vehicle and report any damage to the service provider prior to departure from the car park.

13.7 The Airport accepts no liability for loss or damage

13.8 Your Statutory rights are not affected.


14. Comments and Complaints

14.1 Any comments – good or bad – relating to the booking procedure should be made in writing to us at our address below or by e-mail to If you feel the need to complain, please give us as much information as possible. This will make it easier for us to deal with your complaint.

14.2 We will try and answer all complaints within 10 working days. If we cannot, we will tell you when we expect to be able to do so. If you want to make a complaint, please do so as quickly as possible as the longer you leave it the more difficult it may be for us to check what happened.


  1. How to Contact Us

E-mail us at:
Write to us at: Glasgow Prestwick Airport Limited, Car Parking, Commercial Dept, Aviation House, Glasgow Prestwick Airport, Prestwick, KA9 2PL