APH Short Run is a park and ride service with a 5 minute transfer time for Birmingham Airport.
Probably in part due to the competitive pricing and also because of the quality of the service offered, APH Short Run is one of our best sellers at Birmingham Airport.
As you’d expect from such a well established, respected company, APH Short Run has been awarded the Park Mark Award, a testament to the security measures the operator has put in place to keep those who use this service and their vehicles safe.
We're aware most of you will enter 'APH Short Run Park & Ride Birmingham' into your sat nav.
If you’re using the B40 1QB postcode with your satnav, you may find yourself at the Holiday Inn Express or Little Owl pub.
If that does happen, go back to the roundabout and follow signs to Elmdon Industrial Estate.
The ShortRun is located on the next roundabout, first exit. The entrance is on the left after the Premier Inn.
For those of you who prefer the old school route planner experience, see below:
Instructions for approaching from the south on the M6, at Junction 4:
Instructions for approaching from the north on the M6, at Junction 4:
Instructions for approaching from the north on the M42, at Junction 6:
Instructions for approaching from the south on the M42, at Junction 6:
Once you’ve found your way to the car park, stop at the barrier and await the arrival of a member of staff.
You’ll be given instructions on where to park and you’ll be issued with a ticket which you should keep safe. The ticket will be used to exit the car park.
Once you’re checked-in the staff will open the barrier and you’ll proceed to the space you’ve been allocated.
Unload your car and make your way to the nearest bus stop. The bus driver will be happy to help you with your luggage. Buses operate all hours and are available on an on-demand basis. The journey time is around 5 minutes.
Once you leave the Arrivals Hall at Birmingham Airport, head straight for bus stop A - the location where you were dropped off. Once there, call ShortRun on 0121 794 2600.
An on demand bus will be sent to collect you and once you’ve loaded your car, you’ll be able to exit through the barrier using the ticket you were issued on arrival.
APH Short Run Park & Ride has earned the Park Mark Award.
As such, CCTV, 24/7 staff patrols, barrier entry/exit and a range of other security features are in place to ensure the safety of you and your vehicle.
Bickenhill Parkway Marston Green Birmingham B40 1QB
Birmingham Airport Airport Way Birmingham B26 3QJ
APH is a company that’s been running airport car parks for more than four decades! in that time, APH has established itself as one of the giants of the industry.
Using the APH Short Run service is simple. All you’ll need to do is find your way to the car park, park your car and request an on-demand shuttle bus. Buses are available 24/7 and once you’re onboard, the journey time is around 5 minutes!
This is a self park service and you won’t be required to hand over your keys at any time.
If you hold a Blue Badge, you’ll be entitled to a Blue Badge space. In order to be allocated one of these spaces, you’ll need to add a comment to your booking stating that you hold a Blue Badge. If you don’t leave a comment, be sure to call the car park 24 hours ahead of arrival. This will allow the car park to allocate you a Blue Badge (depending on availability) or a space that is located as close as possible to the bus stop.
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