The short-term car parks are directly in front of the terminal building, with surface parking or the multi-storey with 2,000 spaces. The ground floor has a two-hour zone with its own entry and exit for speed and convenience. There is a separate area with a two-hour maximum stay for pick-up and set-down. Payment for short-stay car parking is made at the customer service office on the ground floor, or in advance online or by phone with BAA Advance (tel: 0844 335 1000; www.baa.com). The long-term car parks are close by, served by a free courtesy coach to the terminal. Discounts are available for pre-booked long-term parking, which can also be done online via the airport’s website. Secure parking is also available from Park & Fly (tel: (0131) 333 4111; www.edinburghparkandfly.co.uk), Flying Scot (tel: (0131) 333 3445; www.flyingscotparking.co.uk), Skyparksecure (tel: 0845 4599250; www.skyparksecure.com) and Secure Air Parks (tel: (0131) 333 3377; www.secureairparks.com).
Avis has desks (among other companies) located in the Domestic Arrivals hall. Pre-booked cars from some off-airport companies can be contacted on the courtesy telephone located between Domestic Arrivals and check in.