Parking at Bristol Airport

Where to park at Bristol Airport

If you are heading away and need to find parking at Bristol Airport, we show you all the options you have available, from on site parking to renting driveways nearby for a reduced rate.

Cheapest Parking at Bristol Airport

1. Bristol Airport – Silver Zone Car Park

The cheapest parking at Bristol Airport is Silver Zone car park which costs from just £95 for 1 week of parking or £119 for 2 weeks of parking. There’s over 11,000 spaces at Silver Zone car park at Bristol Airport, making it the largest airport car park in the UK.

The transfer to Bristol Airport takes between 7-9 minutes and run every 15 minutes, 24 hours a day.

DurationPrice (From)
7 Nights£95
14 Nights£119

On-Site Parking at Bristol Airport

Bristol Airport is easy to access from all major motorways and there’s plenty of parking options when you arrive. It’s recommended you pre-book parking for a stress free journey.

Car ParkDistancePrice per Week (From)
Multi Storey5 Minute Walk£153.00
Long Stay5 Minute Walk£104.00
Meet & Greet1 Minute Walk£171.00

Bristol Airport Hotel & Parking Packages

If you’ve booked a flight out of Bristol Airport and it happens to be an early flight, you might be considering booking a hotel to stay in the night before your flight.

We’ve done plenty of research and we have found it actually works out much cheaper to book a hotel and parking package at one of the hotels at Bristol Airport than it does to book them separately.

The combined package also means you don’t have to make two separate bookings.

HotelRatingDistance from AirportTransfer Included1 night + 7 days parking from
Premier Inn Sidcot3 star7.4 milesYes£155
Hampton by Hilton3 starOn SiteN/A£217

Rent Driveway near Bristol Airport

If you are more concerned about price than convenience and you are looking for cheap airport parking at Bristol, you can now book a space on a driveway of a local resident for a much lower price than you would pay on-site at the airport.

You will need to arrange transportation to and from the airport, but the benefit of this method of parking is that your car is likely to be monitored whilst you are away.

Free Parking near Bristol Airport

Parking for free whilst you are away on holiday is not the most recommended method, especially if you are out of the country for a long period of time.

We recommend only using one of our recommended free parking spot near Bristol Airport if you are flying on a domestic flight and will only be leaving your car for a maximum of 24 hours, although there are no restrictions for our free parking spots. 

We don’t recommend parking on residential streets as this can become a struggle for locals, but you can park for free near Bristol Airport on Cater Road in Bristol, an industrial estate with plenty of parking.

From here, you can jump on the number A4 AirDecker from Hareclive Road or call a local taxi. The bus takes around 15 minutes and runs periodically through the night. For exact timetables, visit the AirDecker Bus website.

What to know about Bristol Airport

Bristol International Airport is one of the busiest airports that covers the South West of England. Popular routes out of Bristol Airport include Orlando, Gran Canaria, Tenerife, Paris, Venice, Alicante, Budapest and Reykjavik to name a few. 

What shopping is available at Bristol Airport?

If you’re flying from Bristol Airport, you can take advantage of the range of shops to keep you busy while you wait for your flight. Shops include WH Smith, JD Sports, Superdrug, Claire’s Accessories and Dixon’s Travel to name a few.

Where can I eat at Bristol Airport?

There are a wide range of eateries at Bristol Airport including M&S Simply Food, Frankie & Benny’s, Ritazza, Burger King and Starbucks to name a few.

What facilities are at Bristol Airport?

If you’re waiting for a flight, you will want to keep entertained. Bristol Airport has a range of Airport Lounges, Free Drinking Water and a Prayer Room.

How to get to Bristol Airport

If you are using a Sat Nav our postcode is BS48 3DY.  For Silver Zone please follow directions as you approach the airport on the A38.

From North M5

Leave the M5 at junction 18 (signposted A4 Bristol & Airport). Take the A4 towards Bristol following signs for the Airport (signposted A4 and A370 Bristol & Airport).

From South M5

Leave the M5 at Junction 22, at roundabout take 3rd exit signposted A38. At East Brent roundabout joining the A370 take 2nd exit signposted A38 & Airport. Continue on this road for approx 11 miles, Airport is on the left.

From East M4

At Junction 20, join the M5 southbound. Exit the M5 at junction 18 (signposted A4 Bristol & Airport). Take the A4 towards Bristol following signs for the Airport (signposted A4 and A370 Bristol & Airport).

From South East (Bath)

Follow the A4 towards Bristol, bear left onto the A4174 signposted Ring Road. Continue to follow signs for Airport and A38 Taunton.

From South Wales

Follow M4 over the second Severn Crossing. At junction 22 branch left to join M49 (signposted South West). Take the A4 (signposted A4 and A370 Bristol & Airport).

Information was last updated on June 17th, 2024