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OPS Extra Meet and Greet Stansted Airport

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OPS Extra Information

OPS Extra parking is a Meet and Greet service and is open 04:00-00:00


OPS Extra is a Meet and Greet service, operated by Orange Parking, which offers the quickest and simplest way to park. You'll be met outside the terminal by a chauffeur who will take your car to their secure car park. OPS Extra Meet and Greet Parking at Stansted airport offers a fast and reliable service.

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Park Mark: No


This is Meet and Greet parking so no transfers are required.


Exit M11 at J8 and follow Stansted Airport signs for Set Down Area, unless otherwise advised when you give your 20 minute phone call.

Arrival Procedure

FIRST LIKELY MEETING POINT: Call the Meet and Greet Agent 20 Minutes Before your arrival at the Airport on the number provided on your confirmation email. When you make this call, you may be directed to meet the Agent at the front of the Terminal Building in the Set Down Area (you may know it as the Drop Off Point). Approximately half way down the front of the building there are; Two White Flag Poles one with the Union Jack Flag on it! Park up opposite these flag poles and try not to go any further than the flags! We will book you in from here.

SECONDARY MEETING POINT: Alternatively you may be asked to drive into the Short Stay Car Park. Once you have entered the Short Stay Area, take the very first turning on your left into the Red Car Park. Drive up to the barrier, collect a ticket at the barrier (to give to your Agent) and follow the outer perimeter of the car park around, until you come to a Covered Walkway, it is well lit and pull up and park opposite where the motorcycles are parked, generally opposite rows O and P and your Agent will book you in from here.

Please note: Car park opening hours 04:00 to 00:00, if booked outside these hours please call 0845 803 5434 to cancel your booking.

Return Procedure

Do not call for your car until you have collected ALL of your luggage and you are on your way through Customs. On the day you were checked in you would have been given two Pieces of paper, one is the receipt for your vehicle that you will need to give the driver to collect your car! Please have this ready to hand over! Please call the Mobile Telephone number as noted on your receipt and Returns Instruction Slip.

OPTION ONE: (COLLECTING FROM THE 15 MINUTE PICK UP CAR PARK). From International Arrivals Lounge; look ahead of you, just to the right of the Taxi Kiosk, go through the sliding doors, down a ramp, half way down, turn right into a tunnel that leads you outside into the 15 Minute Pick Up Car Park (also known as the Blue short stay). Once outside in the car park, turn to your left and go to where rows F (Blue) and A (Orange) posts meet. This is where we will return your vehicle to you. (For UK/Domestic arrivals, look to your left to see TAXI Kiosk and follow the above instructions accordingly).

OPTION TWO: (COLLECTING FROM RED CAR PARK) From International Arrivals Lounge, stay inside the Terminal Building and turn to your right! Walk past W H Smiths and Spar on your right hand side. 100 paces ahead of you are Booking Desks D and E, just opposite these rows are sliding doors marked Short Stay Car Park. Half way down the ramp, turn left into the tunnel leading outside into the Red Car Park on your right! At the end of the canopied walkway, collect your car! (For UK/Domestic arrivals, look to you left, opposite rows D and E and then follow the above instructions accordingly). All customers will have to pay their own exit fee from the short stay car park, which should be symbol(pound)2 (exit fee is subject to change and are outside of the car park control).

Parking Procedure

A Chauffeur will park your car for you.

Additional Information

All customers will have to pay their own exit fee from the short stay car park, which should be 2 (exit fee is subject to change and are outside of the car park control).

Please note that if you arrive before your appointed time you will incur short term car park charges as parking is limited to 5 min. However if you call 30 mins prior to your arrival the chauffer will try and help.When making a booking enter your SCHEDULED return landing time ONLY as we only operate between the hours of 04:00 to 00:00. If your flight is delayed a member of staff will wait to give back your vehicle on your return so do not worry.

Amending & cancelling your booking: Bookings can only be cancelled and refunded up to 24hrs before your arrival time. If you need to amend your details please inform booking agent and call us on the number supplied if within 24hrs of departure. Keep us informed so we can give you the best service.

Waiting Time: As long arrival and return procedures are followed correctly waiting time should not be longer than 10 minutes.

Disabled Access

The service is ideal for disabled passengers as you will be met at the terminal, no bus transfers required, but note that adapted vehicles cannot be accepted for safety reasons.

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OPS Extra Map

See the location of OPS Extra in relation to Stansted airport on the map below.

  • Stansted Airport
    CM24 1QW
  • Sat Nav: 51.890001, 0.261719

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OPS Extra Parking Reviews

OPS Extra parking has been rated 96 out of 100 from 1 customer reviews.

Total Rating: 96%

Car park: OPS Extra

Dr Siemons said "A good service."

  • 5 stars Arrival
  • 5 stars Staff
  • 5 stars Return
  • 5 stars Service
  • 4 stars Will use again?
  • 03 Jun 2012

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