Travelling through airports can be a stressful event with all the planning, luggage, and security and check-in processes. It’s often made worse when you have to drive to an airport with limited parking spaces due to the sheer number of people streaming in and out on any given day. Additional stress occurs when you don’t have anyone to drive you to the airport and return your car home. If you are traveling for a long period, your other worry is the safety of your car when left unattended for a long time. Long-term parking at airports is a great solution for those looking to leaving their cars behind for a holiday or a long trip. Here are some of the ideal car parks that offer long stay parking near the Barcelona Airport.
Larga Estancia AENA Barcelona Airport
The Aparcamiento de Larga Estancia AENA Barcelona Airport is the official car park of Barcelona’s El Prat Airport. The car park is located between Terminal 1 (T1) and Terminal 2 (T2) and is linked to both terminals by a shuttle bus service which operates at intervals of 20 minutes. The long stay car park has a capacity of 995 parking spaces and is run on a 24-hour basis. The space is well secured and under constant surveillance. In case of a dead battery, they can help you recharge your car at no cost. For more information on the rates, online booking and how to access the shuttle service check out the website.
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Mundi Auto offers a rather unique long stay airport parking service. They offer covered and uncovered spaces at different rates from as low as 4 Euros per day from the 10th day. Mundi Auto allows their clients to park their cars or motorbikes at their parking lot and get transport to the airport or drive to the departure terminal and leave the car in the company’s hands for parking. They also offer food, car wash services, and mechanical repairs.
Aparca&Go has a long-stay car park located just four minutes away from the airport. The car park has a capacity of about 1,000 slots and is secured with CCTV cameras and a 24-hour security staff. Reservations for their services must be made at least 12 hours prior to arrival at the car park. They also offer free transfers to and from the airport.
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Victoria Parking offers open-air parking spaces near the Barcelona Airport at budget rates. The car park is approximately four minutes away from the airport and the company offers free transport to and from the airport between 7 am and 10 pm Security at this car park is guaranteed round the clock. They do not have weight or height restrictions.
Things to note
No matter which car park you choose, it’s important to ensure that your car is safely locked and that no valuables have been left where they can easily be seen. Also, ensure that you park your car correctly for security reasons and to avoid blocking others or creating traffic. Take note of the parking spot you leave your car in and, more importantly, remember to carry your parking ticket with you.
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