P3 Long-Term Parking: Long-Term Parking at Schiphol

Book a parking spot at Schiphol: P3 Long-Term Parking

Why choose P3 Long-Term Parking

  • Cost-efficient open air or sheltered parking
  • Permanent video surveillance
  • Free shuttle buses every 10 min
  • Only 5 minutes away from Departures
  • Convenient baggage loading and unloading point

If you are planning to travel more than 8 hours, P3 Long-Term Parking could be a perfect option for you. The parking lot is near the motorway. The address of P3 Long-Term Parking is: Holiday Avenue, 1118 ZG Schiphol, Haarlemmermeer. View the route on Google Maps.

Parking rates

Online reservations are not required for P3 Long-Term Parking. There are always parking spots available on the day itself. Nevertheless, making an online reservation is more cost-efficient. The time of arrival and departure can be estimates.

Standard drive-in rates

Time Drive-in, Unsheltered Drive-in, Sheltered
0 - 24 hours € 40,- € 40,-
24 - 48 hours € 67,50 € 77,50
Then every 24 hours € 7,50 € 7,50

Changing or cancelling a parking reservation

It is free to change your parking reservation up to 24-hours before you arrive. That is ideal if you plan to arrive at Schiphol with a different car (i.e. with a different number plate) or if your travel dates change. It is important to remember that if you change your reservation, you will automatically receive a new reservation number. Please save the confirmation of your reservation and any changes that we send you by email, as they will contain the most up-to-date information. In case you want to cancel the reservation, we will incur a € 5 fee.

Changing or cancelling a parking reservation

P3 Long-Term Parking: facts and figures

  • Minimum period of 8 hours and maximum of 6 months
  • 5,168 parking spaces in P3 garage
  • 10,351 parking spaces at P3 terrain
  • 12 charging points for electric cars in P3 garage
  • Spacious parking spots in P3 garage
  • Parking spaces for mobility impaired drivers
  • Baggage loading and unloading point
  • Note: There are no charging points for electric cars at the P3 terrain (there are charging points in the garage)

From car to plane

How parking works at P3 Long-Term Parking

Step 1: Use the following address for your navigation system to P3 Long-Term Parking: Holiday Avenue, 1118 ZG Schiphol, Haarlemmermeer.

How to get to P3 Long Term Parking

Step 2: Leave your home on time. Please check your airline's website for up-to-date advice and your check-in desk’s opening time We normally advise 2 hours in advance for European flights, and 3 hours for intercontinental flights.

Step 3: There are 2 options to recognise you (and your reservation) when you enter and exit P3 with the car. If you paid your reservation with credit card, you can offer that same credit card at the barrier. Entering with number plate recognition is also an option. Read how both options work in the FAQ below.

Step 4: Before you start looking for a parking spot, your fellow traveller can unload your baggage at the entrance at the special baggage loading point. That saves time and you will not have to walk with heavy suitcases.

Step 5: The free express bus leaves every 10-minutes to and from P3, 24 hours a day. The bus stop is next to P3 Car Park. It takes 5 minutes to reach the terminals.

Frequently asked questions P3 Long-Term Parking

Can I show up at P3 Long-Term Parking without a reservation?

Yes, you can drive in and park the day of your departure. Please note that you will pay a lower parking rate if you make a reservation online.

How do I enter and exit with a prior reservation?

There are 2 ways to enter and exit P3 by car if you have made a reservation. You can choose for credit card recognition or number plate recognition.

How does your number plate recognition system work?

  1. Make sure your number plate is clean and readable and that it matches the number on your reservation.
  2. You will automatically receive a parking ticket at the barrier with your number plate and your reservation number printed on it. It can take a while before our system recognises your number plate. Please note: please do not press the button for a parking ticket.
  3. Take your parking ticket from the machine
  4. Keep your parking ticket with you because you will need it again when you leave
  5. When you return, you do not need to go to the payment terminal. You can simply exit with your parking ticket, unless you park longer than your estimated departure time; if that happens, you can pay the extra costs at the payment terminal.

Please note: please do not press the button for a parking ticket, if you have not automatically received a parking ticket (see step 2, above). Always ask for assistance at the intercom. Please keep your reservation number hand so we can help you faster if problems occur.

How does it work when I want to drive in with a credit card?

Offer the same credit card at the barrier that you used to make the reservation. When you exit P3 Long-Term Parking with the car, you can offer your credit card again. Therefore, you do not have to pay at the payment terminal.
If you exceed the reservation by a day or more, you have to pay extra costs. You can pay at the payment terminal or directly at the barrier with your credit card.

Where and how can I use the electric charging points?

You can charge your electric car on the ground floor of the P3 garage. You can find these charging points on the right next to the entrance. There are 12 charging points. You will pay € 0,36 per kWh for charging with a starting rate of € 1,21. You cannot reserve a charging point. Note: There are no charging points for electric cars at the P3 terrain (there are charging points in the garage).

Where are the parking spaces for mobility impaired drivers?

There are parking spaces for mobility impaired drivers left from the entrance in the P3 garage. They are marked with the International Symbol of Access (ISA). These parking spots cannot be reserved and are intended for use by anyone with a disability card. Always place the card clearly visible behind the windscreen. Our shuttle busses are also suited for wheelchair users.
At the P3 terrain there are also parking spaces for mobility impaired drivers. They are marked with the International Symbol of Access (ISA). These parking spots cannot be reserved and are intended for use by anyone with a disability card. Always place the card clearly visible behind the windscreen. Our shuttle busses are also suited for wheelchair users.

What is the maximum height for vehicles?

The maximum height at P3 is 2 meters. Vehicles higher than 2 meters can park at P3 long term parking terrain.

Is Schiphol Smart Parking the same as P3 Long-Term Parking?

Nowadays Schiphol Smart Parking is called P3 Long-Term Parking. Another name, but the same services that you are used to.

What’s the fastest way to get from P3 to Departures or Arrivals?

The free shuttle bus leaves every 10 minutes to and from P3, 24 hours a day. The bus stop is next to the P3 garage. It takes 5 minutes to reach the terminal.

Claim a refund for double parking costs

If your parking reservation costs were paid twice, you can request a refund for the extra cost. This situation may occur when a reservation was made then a parking ticket was taken from the machine, or if the reservation was double-paid by credit card.

Claim a refund for double parking costs

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