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Toad Parking Manchester - Park & Ride

For secure, low cost airport parking, look no further than Toad Parking Manchester. Located just a short distance away from the airport terminals, Toad Parking is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, rain, hail, or shine.

The family owned and operated business has many years of experience in the industry, provided short- and long-term parking, covered and uncovered spaces, on a park & ride and meet & greet basis, plus complimentary terminal transfers.

Toad Parking’s terminal transfer service runs every 20 to 30 minutes, ferrying customers to and from the car park, to each of the airport’s three terminals, T1, T2, and T3. While you’re away, your vehicle will be securely monitored by the facility’s 24/7 monitored CCTV system, flood lighting, manned patrols, and guard dogs.


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Address of the Car Park Boundary Farm Styal Road, Manchester, M22 5YA
Traveltime shuttle: 3min
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How does Park and Ride parking work?

You drive to the parking you chose and will be brought to the airport within 30 minutes, the bus has a flexible schedule. At the parking you get information about your pickup after your vacation. After landing you contact the valet and they will bring your car to you.

The shuttle is always free and available Flexible driving schedule Dropped and picked up at the terminal
1 Parking You park your car, you get instructions on where you will be picked and you will be provided with a phone number.
2 Shuttle bus to The shuttle bus is always there within 30 minutes and has a fleixble schedule.
3 Shuttle bus back You call the number that we provide you with then you meet at the confimed location.
4 Go home Drive home as soon as you are at the parking.
With Toad Parking - Park and Ride you are protected by:
Yes 24 hour surveillance
The car park has 24 hour security.
No Vehicle inspection
Your car will be checked for pre-existing damage and the mileage noted.
Yes CamerasNo FenceYes Barrier
No No max. Clearance height
There are no height restrictions at this car park.
No Asphalt or pavingYes Illuminated terrainNo Electric chargingNo Waiting roomNo Toilet
Yes Open 24 hours
The car park is open 24 hours a day with staff onsite.
No Keep car keysNo Starting aidNo IndoorNo Luggage assistanceNo Car wash
What customers say about Toad Parking - Park and Ride
Toad Parking - Park and Ride has an avarage rating of 9.7
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Anoniem- 20-07-2021 "Very good. Can't fault them. Friendly staff. Will use in future. "
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Alexandru Iota- 26-08-2020 "Cheap, fast, easy and friendly. Very nice experience working with you guys, cheaper than everywhere else and when we arrive at the airport the driver was already waiting for us even if we arrived earlier than expected. "
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Naheem Asghar- 10-03-2020 "Good experience and good value "
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John Fenwick- 06-03-2020 "Followed the directions sent on email and had no problem finding Toad Parking, but the sign is small and easy to miss, the staff were very helpful, it was hassle free, the busses are regular and we were dropped off right outside the terminal, will definitely use them again, fantastic value for money!"
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colin wright- 20-09-2019 "v3ry good"
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- 11-01-2019 "Always had a good experience here"
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Essential Information 

  • Toad Parking Manchester is open 24/7, 365 days a year
  • The car park is located 3 minutes from the airport, by car
  • Protected by a range of advanced on-site security features
  • Toad Parking has received the Park Mark award for safer parking
  • Covered and uncovered spaces available


Why Book with Toad Parking Manchester?

There’s no more affordable or secure park and ride service close to Manchester Airport than Toad Parking. The car park offers a winning combination of low prices, advanced security measures, and family friendly customer service. Open all hours, the car park is ideal for those taking early morning and late night flights, who prefer the convenience shuttle transfers. The staff at Toad Parking will be more than happy to drop-off customers at any of the airport’s three terminals, and collect them again on their return. Once you’ve parked up and removed your luggage, you’ll be shown to the next available luxury coach, transferring you the short distance to the airport. 

The car park is a family run business, having been in operation for over 20 years. Based on a 3 acre lot, the car park is surfaced in white chalk gravel. The owners live onsite, ensuring that there is always someone there to assist customers, at any time of day or night. 


On Your Arrival

Upon arrival at the Toad Park facility, you will be greeted by a friendly member of their team, who will check your booking confirmation and direct you to an empty parking space near the reception. After you have collected your luggage from your vehicle, your car will be transferred into storage by a trained staff member, while you will be directed to the courtesy bus. Please note that you will need to hand over one set of car keys, which will be retained by the car park until your return. 

Toad Parking recommends that you arrive at their facility no later than 2 hours prior to your check in desk closing. This is to ensure that you have sufficient time to be transferred to the airport, without having to rush. It’s important to note that there are ongoing roadworks around the Manchester Airport area, which have been causing traffic delays. Please allow enough time to get to Toad Parking, in case these affect you. Congestion around Manchester Airport can be heavy between 5.00am and 10.00am. 


On Your Return

Once you have collected your bags and cleared passport control, you will need to give Toad Parking a call to arrange for the transfer service to meet you outside of the terminal. You will find the phone number on your booking confirmation, and more details will be provided by the car park on where to meet the driver. On your return to the parking lot, you’ll find your car ready and waiting for you close to the reception with the keys inside, so you can drive home with minimum fuss. 

Toad Parking have been issued a security clearance by the Manchester International Airport Authority, and operate under their guidelines. This means that they use the designated pick-up and drop-off areas next to the terminal entrances at all times. 


Transfer Information

Toad Parking Manchester offers a courtesy coach service to customers who require transfers to/from the airport. The bus leaves the car park on the hour, at 20 minutes past the hour, and then at 40 minutes past the hour from April to October. From November to March, the bus leaves at 20 minutes past the hour, and then at 40 minutes past the hour.


Directions to Toad Parking

Once you have left the M56, follow the signs for Terminal 3. At the next set of traffic lights, drive past the Business Park on the left hand side, towards the next junction. At the Junction, keep left, following the signs for Wilmslow and Heald Green.

Continue along Ringway Road West, which will turn into the new Manchester Airport Relief Road. As you approach the large junction with the traffic lights near the end of the road, you will need to keep right, and then turn right onto Styal Road. 

Continuing along Styal Road, passing Jet Park 3, you will see a right turn into Care Park / Toad Parking. Turn right, and drive through the barrier, continting around the greenhouses until you see the reception building. At this point, you will need to turn left towards the drop-off area. The car park kindly requests that you pull as far forward as possible when parking your vehicle.


Security Measures at Toad Parking

Toad Parking site by Manchester Airport has been awarded the Park Mark award for safer parking, and is protected by:

  • 24/7 Monitored CCTV
  • Guarded entry points
  • Manned patrols and guard dogs
  • Security barriers and fencing
  • Undercover parking, for 80% of spaces


Good to Know!

  • Please take a copy of your booking confirmation along with you to show to staff when you drop-off and then when you collect your car
  • A surcharge of £10 per booking will be charged for vehicles that are larger than an MPV, including vans, transit vans, and caravans. This fee will be payable upon arrival 
  • At present, Toad Parking does not provide facilities for the disabled
  • All customers that arrive on-site need to wear a face mask. If you do not have a mask, you will be asked to purchase one at reception and put it on immediately. Those that do not comply will be asked to leave, and will not be able to use the transfer service. These measures are in place to protect the safety of customers and staff


Toad Parking Covid-19 Measures

Toad Parking has implemented the following measures to ensure the safety of customers and staff:

  • Staff and customers are separated by a perspex screen in the reception area

  • All drivers wear face masks at all times

  • Customers need to wear masks on the shuttle to and from the airport and within the reception area

  • Toad Parking's vehicles are regularly cleaned and sanitised

  • The reception area is cleaned every hour

  • There is hand sanitiser available for customers in the reception area

  • Before staff drive customer vehicles they will sanitise their hands and will wear a mask


Toad Parking Manchester Reviews

To find out what previous Parkhero customers had to say about the car park and its service, you can scroll up the page to read our Toad Parking Manchester Airport reviews. We’ve found that past travellers overwhelmingly posted positive reviews for Toad Parking, for their efficient and friendly service. 

Every time a Parkhero customer selects Toad Parking, we ask them to provide their honest feedback in regards to the car park’s location, customer service, and punctuality. Customer reviews are important to the team here at Parkhero, as they help us to monitor the quality of the services that we advertise on our website. This helps us to ensure that we only list trusted and reliable Manchester Airport parking services, which offer travellers an easy, stress-free experience. 

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