Many people go to the airport by car and park their car at the nearest parking lot, so they won’t have to walk to far to the gate. When you go on holiday you will park for several weeks and the parking costs are a lot higher when you park close to the airport.
For this situation there are special long term parking lots. These parkings have busses that bring you to the airport. At Schiphol airport near Amsterdam in the Netherlands, you can also use the long term parking for longer vacations abroad. This long term parking is quite expensive. Schiphol Airports turnover on parking use to be more then 70 million Euro a year.
Smart entrepreneurs started long term parking businesses to compete with the Airport long term parking and earn there money by giving better service and easier access to there parking for parkeren schiphol.
Back in 2005 there were about 5 parking lots around Schiphol Airport, but the amount grew fast to more then 20. Because each parking has his own service it was very difficult and time consuming to compare the parkings.
ParkerenSchiphol.com was the first website that started to compare the parkeren Schiphol phenomenon. Because of this website people could make a better choice and see which parking was the cheapest for their length of holiday.
In the beginning it could save you more then 50 euro’s when you parked some where else then using the main Schiphol Smartparking facility. Because of the big competition prices dropped fast and companies delivered higher service to get more costumers.
Because Amsterdam Airport was losing a lot of costumers to the companies around them they had to drop the price of their own long parking. At parkerenschiphol.com you can also compare the price of Amsterdam Airport long term parking.