Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs - Dover Port Parking


Why Pre Book Airport Parking at Dover

  • Most car parks have a gate price which is generally the turn up rate. This is the rate you pay if you just turn up and park with out pre-booking, the pre-booking rate is the rate you pay if you pre-book and pay before departure.
  • The pre-booking rate when booking Dover car parks can be as much as 50% cheaper than the gate price.
  • In addition, by taking the time to pre-book you can compare the cost of parking at off airport car parks that you simply won't find otherwise and you know your space will be guaranteed. Off airport car parks are generally cheaper than the on site car parks.

Can I book at short notice?

Yes! We can confirm your booking by email which you can print and hand in on arrival. If you do not have access to a printer, simply make a note of your booking reference and quote it on your arrival. So this means you can actually book on the day of departure.

Where can I find directions to the car park on the website?

Full directions are given on each individual parking page within our site, just click here and, for the complete list of Dover hotels, click here or you can find full directions on the booking confirmation that is emailed following your booking.

Is there an extra discount for booking more than one car at a time?

No. All prices quoted are per vehicle and are already at a discounted rate by up to 60% for hotel bookings and 50% for airport parking bookings.

What do I do if my car details change?

Contact the supplier that you purchased the booking with, some of our supplier allow you to amend your booking via the internet - check your booking for details.

Why is a week calculated as 8 days and two weeks calculated as 15 days?

One day is calculated as a whole or part of day. A Monday to Monday trip is calculated as 8 whole days. Therefore a two week trip would be 15 days inclusive.

What do I do if I stay longer tan my 8 or 15 days parking?

If you exceed your eight or 15 days' parking package, you can pay additional days locally to the hotel or car park. Any additional days will be charged at the hotel or car park's daily rate.

How Secure are the Car Parks?

Security is taken very seriously. Off-airport car parks are normally accredited with the Park Mark awarded for safer parking. Most car parks have a combination of security patrols, high level fencing, barriers and CCTV.