Always a place to park at O.R Tambo International Airport
Whether you’re looking for a long-term parking bay or a quick meet-and-greet parking spot, you’ll always have ample choice at O.R Tambo International Airport.
With over 11 500 parking bays to choose from, O.R Tambo International Airport has a convenient parking solution for every need. There are nine parking areas at O.R Tambo International Airport, five of which are exclusively for short-term parking, while four have been set aside for longer-term stays. These nine parking areas are made up of parkade, carport, shaded, piazza and piazza parking, a drop-off/pick-up area and parking at the Super South Gate.
We spoke to Airports Company South Africa Parking Operations team to find out more about what is on offer, and where!
Short-stay Parking at O.R Tambo International Airport
Short-stay is all about easy and convenience. Situated right beside the terminal, short-stay parking is ideal for collecting or dropping-off passengers, for pop-in-and-out business meetings, or even short trips. By using this parking area, you can also make the most of excellent pre-booking rates. When travelling to the airport, look out for signs directing you to “P2 North”.
Long Term Parking
O.R Tambo International Airport’s Super South long-term parking is a great option that offers you affordable tariffs in a secure area, with a shaded bay. This parking area is a small distance away from the airport’s main building, but a dedicated shuttle service that runs around the clock, 365 days of the year, will ensure you get to your terminal quickly and easily. Booking is not required.
Other Great Parking features
O.R Tambo International offers parents travelling with their babies XXL parking bays. To access this parking area, follow the signage directing you to “P2 North” parkade. You’ll find the XXL bays on Level 2.
The airport parking areas have 24-hour security on site and Licence Plate Recognition (LPR) that goes a long way in safeguarding the cars. LPR is an advanced mechanism that issues a ticket to the driver of the vehicle with the vehicle’s registration number printed on the back. When the vehicle exits the airport, the same ticket must be used in order for the booms to open. Double booms and spikes at each exit also ensure the security of the vehicles.
Booking parking ahead of your arrival at the airport will save you up to 50% on fees. You’ll have a dedicated parking spot and know up front what the fee will be. Simply visit www.acsa.co.za and follow the parking links.