If you are dropping somebody off at the airport please be assured that there is plenty of signage directing you to the drop off or pick up points on your arrival at the airport.

The following options are available:

  • Free drop off area outside the terminal building for up to 10 minutes
  • If the 10 minutes are exceeded the cost thereafter is £5 for every 10 minutes
  • This is for drop off only
  • Vehicles must be attended at all times*
  • Payment can be made via pay on foot machines in the drop off area

*Vehicles left unattended may be removed

We know that the average drop off time is 7 minutes and so 10 minutes should be plenty of time, however, if you require longer you may want to consider parking in Long Stay 1, where you will have 20 minutes parking free of charge.

If you park in Long Stay 1 you are only a short walk or free shuttle bus ride from the terminal building. You can pay for your parking at a machine in the car park or in the arrivals hall.

There is also a special assistance vehicle available for passengers with reduced mobility.

After 20 minutes charges will be incurred.

Please do NOT park on approach roads as this will create congestion and will mean a much longer walk to the terminal building.

7

Oct

Latest news:

Cardiff-Belfast air service restored connecting Wales and Northern Ireland Arrow

Eastern Airways launch flights between Cardiff and Belfast...

18

Sep

Latest news:

Cardiff Airport extends Charity Partnership with Velindre until 2022 Arrow

 The National Airport for Wales has extended its Charity of the Year partnership with Velindre Cancer Centre until 2022.

3

Sep

Latest news:

British Ambassador to the State of Qatar visits Welsh capital to explore trade and investment opportunities Arrow

Her Majesty's Ambassador to the State of Qatar, Mr Jon Wilks CMG, visited Cardiff today; his first visit to Wales since taking up the role earlier ...

27

Aug

Latest news:

Ryanair makes it easier than ever to fly from the UK to Faro with 14 extra flights every week Arrow

Including an extra weekly flight from Cardiff. ...

27

Aug

Latest news:

Ryanair makes it easier than ever to fly from the UK to Faro with 14 extra flights every week Arrow

Including an extra weekly flight from Cardiff...

19

Aug

Latest news:

CEO statement - CV19 and the aviation industry Arrow

“The entire aviation industry is beginning a long journey of recovery. At Cardiff Airport we have now seen six full weeks of commercial passenger ...

11

Aug

Latest news:

New Finance Director confirmed Arrow

Cardiff Airport announces its new Finance Director.

22

Jul

Latest news:

TUI UK restarts summer holidays from Cardiff Airport Arrow

Summer holidays begin to Spain and Greece from Cardiff on 1 August 15 flights from 1 – 7 August 2020 ...

16

Jul

Latest news:

Vueling takes off from Cardiff to Alicante today as it resumes flights to Spain from Wales Arrow

Vueling takes off from Cardiff to Alicante today as it resumes flights to Spain from Wales...

13

Jul

Latest news:

KLM to resume operations from Cardiff Airport in August Arrow

KLM to resume operations from Cardiff Airport in August...

Arrow
Arrow