Services at Cardiff Airport (CWL)

Parking and car hire

Cardiff International Airport (CWL) has various car parking areas catering for long- and short-stay passengers, business travellers, as well as those with reduced mobility. With 24-hour closed circuit TV monitoring all car parks, passengers can feel assured their vehicles are in a safe and secure location.

Cardiff, Rhoose, Vale of Glamorgan
Cardiff Airport Ltd
Time Zone
051°23'48"N 003°20'36"W

Short-term parking:

operating on a first come, first served basis, this car park is located in front of the terminal building and charges are levied every 30 minutes up to the maximum daily rate.

Long-term parking:

should be used by passengers leaving their vehicles for longer periods of time. The car park, situated at a distance from the terminal can be accessed by courtesy bus. Parking is charged at a daily rate and can be booked in advance.

Parking for special needs:

both the long-stay and short-stay car parks have disabled parking spaces. There is also a ramp at the entrance from the short-stay car park to the terminal.

Car rental:

hiring a car at Cardiff International Airport is a popular choice among visitors to this area of Wales. Both business travellers and holiday makers often arrange car rental from one of the companies represented at the airport. Hertz, Avis and Europcar are reputable agents and can provide quality vehicles to suit every traveller's needs. It is also possible to make a booking prior to travel, and this is recommended during the busy summer months and also at the time of major events such as conferences.

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