Emu Parking Sydney Airport


Before discussing all the details and information about Emu Parking Sydney Aiport, check out all the other options for secure parking Sydney in the table below:

Overview of Sydney Airport Parking Rates


Car ParkCost per Week (8 Days)Service + Transfer TimeDomestic or Intl? 
Blu Emu$ 192.3015 min shuttleDomestic-
Air Travel Parking$ 142.996 min shuttleBothBook Now→
Sydney Airport Express$ 162.753 min shuttleBothBook Now→
Park & FlyCurrently Unavailable5 min shuttleBoth-
Park on KingCurrently Unavailable4 min shuttleBoth-


Blu Emu car park is Sydney Airport’s official long-term, budget parking option. Located within the airport precinct along Ross Smith Avenue, it is both the most affordable on-site car park and the furthest from the terminals. There is a free Blu Emu parking shuttle bus that operates between the Emu car park and the Domestic airport (T2 and T3), which runs 24 hours/7 days per week, however international travellers would need to take the terminal transfer bus or train onwards to Terminal 1 (International).

The Blue Emu Carpark offers open-air and shaded car parking spaces, enabling drivers to park their own vehicle and keep hold of their keys. It is ideal for budget conscious domestic travellers looking for car parking Sydney Airport, who don’t mind the shuttle ride to the airport and back. Please note that you cannot reserve a space at Blu Emu Parking Sydney via the Flyparks website at present. You can instead search, compare, and book at a range of lower priced airport car parks. Before we dive into information about Blu Emu car park, let's check out the more affordable options available at Sydney Airport.


Low Cost Alternatives to Blue Emu Sydney Airport

Travellers also have the option of booking their parking through a range of private parking companies, almost all of which provide cost-free shuttle transfer services. To compete with Sydney Airport parking Blue Emu, many of these businesses advertise lower prices and offer a host of additional services such as 24/7 security, car washing and repairs, and assistance with luggage. If you're looking for the best deal, and want to avoid paying too much for airport parking, you should consider and compare multiple options before booking. You'll find lower prices and special offers, as well as discounted rates for advanced bookings, simply by searching online. Although Blue Emu parking rates Sydney is the least expensive of the official car parks, you can find much better deals from the independent offers that are offered here on Flyparks. 

Rates start from just $17.00 per day with Air Travel Parking, a secure open-air parking facility located 6 minutes from the airport, and $20.00 per day at Airport Express Sydney which offers 24-hour monitored CCTV and is minutes away from the terminals. You can see how these rates compare to the airport car parks below, or get a free quote for your holiday dates by entering them into the search bar above. Below is a bit more about each of the alternative car parks!


Air Travel Parking ($142.99 for 1 Week)

air-travel-parking-sydney-airportAir Travel Parking is a very affordable car park that offers safe and reliable long term parking Sydney Airport. The shuttle can pick you up and drop you off at either the domestic or the international terminal in just 6 minutes. The car park has excellent security measures, including CCTV, to ensure that your car is left in good hands. 

  • Hours: 05:00 - 23:00
  • Service: Shuttle
  • Distance to Airport: 6 min shuttle
  • Height Restrictions: Any vehicle that can park within a standard car park bay is accepted; please contact us for parking availability of motorhomes & large trucks 

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Airport Express Sydney ($162.75 for 1 Week)


Airport Express Sydney is a very convenient and fast parking service that offers Sydney affordable long term airport parking. This car park offers a free shuttle that will take you to the airport in just 2 minutes, 24/7 security, and hand car washing for an additional fee. If you want to park with a reliable, secure, and low-rate car park, then Airport Express Sydney is the way to go.

  • Hours: 05:00 - 23:00
  • Service: Shuttle
  • Distance to Airport: 2 - 3 min shuttle
  • Height Restrictions: 3.2 metres; vehicles outside this height restriction can still be parked but will incur a surcharge

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Park & Fly (Currently Unavailable)


Park & Fly is a premium parking service that has valet-style undercover and outdoor parking and is an excellent choice for airport parking Sydney long term. Just leave your keys with the helpful staff and wait for the complimentary shuttle to pick you up and drop you off at the airport in under 5 minutes. When you park with Park & Fly, you can be sure that you will have an excellent experience and your car will be in good hands. 

  • Hours: 05:00 - 23:00
  • Service: Shuttle
  • Distance to Airport: 5 min shuttle


Park on King (Currently Unavailable)

park-on-king-sydney-airportPark on King is one of the newest and largest car parks available at Sydney Airport. This car park has a plethora of services and facilities, such as car washes, electric car charging, a waiting room and even luggage assistance. Parking on King is also a highly secure facility that has security fencing, cameras, illuminated terrain and secured nightly patrols. If you are looking to book with an excellent car park that has quality service and affordable long term airport parking Sydney, then Parking on King is the right choice for you! 

  • Hours: 04:30 - 23:00
  • Service: Shuttle
  • Distance to Airport: 4 min shuttle


Blu Emu Car Park Location

The travel time between Blu Emu Parking and Sydney Airport is approximately 15 minutes by bus. The free shuttle service to Domestic terminals T2 and T3 runs every 15 minutes from 3:30am to midnight, and then every 30 minutes between midnight and 3:30am. 

Blu Emu Parking Sydney is primarily intended for domestic passengers. While it is possible to park at Blu Emu for international flights, there is no direct transfer service between Blu Emu Airport Parking and T1, the International terminal. After taking the free shuttle service that runs between Blu Emu Car Park and the Domestic terminals, you would then need to get a transfer bus or a train from Domestic to International. The transfer buses are cost-free, and run from 6:00am to 8:50pm, while the trains run from 5:00am to midnight.


Blue Emu Parking Rates

There are several official on-site car parks at Sydney’s Kingsford Smith Airport, including P1 & P2 Car Park Sydney Airport & P3 Car Park Sydney by the Domestic terminals and P7 Car Park at Sydney Airport adjacent to the International terminal. Daily rates start at $56.40 for a space at P3, and $69.90 for a spot at P1 or P2. Thus, the Blue Emu car park rates are by far the best and most affordable of the official airport car parks. Blue Emu parking cost for just one day will cost you $37.30. Parking for a week will cost you $192.30, whereas a fortnight will set you back $384.60.

It’s worth noting that Blue Emu Parking prices can and do change over time, often around periods of high demand and major holidays. Likewise, these prices apply to a variety of vehicle types, such as sedans, Utes, four-wheel drives, station wagons, people movers, and luxury cars, but height restrictions are in place. Cars parked in the open-air section at Blue Emu Parking Sydney Airport must not exceed 3.5 meters in height, or 2.2 meters in the shaded parking area, and you cannot park oversized vehicles such as campervans or trailers. 


Book Sydney Airport Parking with Flyparks

Flyparks can assist you in finding low cost Mascot Airport parking, by making it easy to compare numerous offers and parking providers. Instead of visiting multiple car park websites and manually comparing prices, you can filter by price, distance, and service level all in one place. Customers can book their Sydney Airport car parking space directly on Flyparks, and pay using any of the major payment methods. The entire process takes as little as two minutes. 

To get started, enter your travel dates into the search bar above. You'll be shown a full list of all the off-site car parks available, as well as the best deal they can offer you. Once you've selected your ideal parking space and secured your spot, your booking confirmation will be sent via email, shortly afterward. If you have any questions or need any help, our friendly customer service team is on hand to help, Monday through Friday. 


All costs cited are approximate and subject to change without notice. Please note that it is not possible to book at any of the official Sydney Airport car parks through Flyparks at present. If you wish to book Blue Emu parking directly, you must do so through Sydney Airport's official website. 

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