August 29, 2017 at 4:27 PM

Are you planning to go on a vacation or business trip but do not know where to park your car while you take your flight? Many people end up spending a lot of money in airport parking fee but there are a few tips which you can follow if you want to save money or working on a tight budget. This guideline will give you some insight on the various ways you can implement to save on airport parking fee while keeping your car safe. 

1. Book Early in Advance

Car parks offer better deals on people who book for parking early in advance to encourage people to book the early in advance. When you have planned for your flight, ensure that you contact the car park and book about one month in advance so as to get the best deals in parking fee.

2. Compare Prices

Visiting one airport car park may not give you an idea of the current prices being offered. Conducting an online search on various airport car parks will most likely help you in getting the most affordable spot. There are various online sites which offer comprehensive price comparisons for various airport car parks and online agents who can give you the best current deals in parking fee.


3. Choose a Trustworthy Company

An online search which gives you the most affordable prices does not guarantee quality. As much as you want to save on car parking fee while you are away, you still need peace of mind knowing that your car is safe from damage or theft. The best way to know how reputable a car parking company is to check online reviews of clients who have used their services. There are reputable online review websites which you can check the reputation of the company before making your decision.


4. Booking Incentives and Price Guarantees

There are various online agents which offer price match guarantee and will give you a price deal which is the same as any cheapest deal which you get online. Other agents encourage their clients to sign for newsletters so as to have a long-term communication with their customers. To encourage many clients to sign up for newsletters, the agents send discount vouchers which can be redeemed as parking fee.


5. Avoid Drop Off Fee

If you are running a car hire business where you find yourself dropping your clients in airports most of the times, always check whether there are any charges which you will incur for stopping at the airport packing for a little time. There are various car parking spots which allow long stay car park for free for up to two hours. Take advantage of these car parks and avoid those which will even charge you at the entrance regardless of the time you will spend at the parking.

The next time you are visiting an airport car park, always capitalise on saving no matter how little it may seem. The amount may seem little but you will realise how much you have saved in the long-term. This money can be used in other productive ways.            


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