Services at Cornwall Newquay Airport (NQY)

Parking and car hire

There are in excess of 500 car parking spaces at Newquay Cornwall Airport (NQY) in two separate car parks. They are both located within walking distance of the terminal and can be paid for with cash or credit card at the prepay stations. There are 10 designated disabled persons' parking spots but you cannot pre-book spaces here. The car parks remain open for the duration of airport hours.

Mawgan in Pydar, Newquay, Cornwall
Cornwall Airport Ltd
Time Zone
050°26'27"N 004°59'43"W

Short-term parking:

the charges for short-stay at Newquay Cornwall Airport are free for the first 15 minutes to allow for picking up and dropping off. After this time charges go half hourly to two hours and then hourly, two hourly, half day, and full day. You can stay parked as long as you like and will follow the long-term rates after one day.

Long-term parking:

you cannot pre-book long-stay parking at the airport, yet spaces are generally always available and everyone uses the same car parks in any case. Rates are for the same as short-term, after which tariffs go up in increments of one day to eight days, and then a flat extra charge per day thereafter.

Drop-off and valet parking:

Newquay Cornwall Airport has a pick-up and drop-off zone which is shared with the taxi ranks. Cars must not be left unattended here. If you need more time, simply park up in any of the car parks where the first 15 minutes is free.

Parking for special needs:

parking for the disabled is available in the standard car parks, where 10 dedicated spaces are set aside for those with the necessary badges. They are conveniently located near the entrance and exit.

Car rental:

Hertz is the main car rental service at Newquay Cornwall Airport and is open from 08:00 to 21:30. You can also book with Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Thrifty or Europcar.

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