Luton Airport Guide

Welcome to the Luton Airport Guide – the definitive resource to help you find everything you need when travelling to, from and around Luton Airport.

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Airport code: LTN
+44 (0)158 240 5100
32 miles from central London
Airport Postcode: LU2 9QT

As the UK’s fifth largest airport, this guide has been developed to provide a handy reference for those travelling to, from or through Luton Airport. Luton airport provides a wide range of facilities including those for business, children and disabled travellers.

Public transportation to and from the airport is reliable and frequent with a choice of trains, coaches, taxis and car hire. Luton airport has one terminal which sees over 9 million passengers fly to over 85 destinations each year. Those wishing to drive to the airport will find it easily accessible and well sign posted from the access roads. The airport offers a range of valet, short and long stay parking.

Staying at Luton Airport? Book a hotel!

Whether you have an early flight or have to stay at the airport during the night, airport hotels are a great option to save time and money. Benefits include:

  • There are often hotel and parking offers available
  • Airport hotels are usually very close to the airports, saving time before your flight
  • Start your holiday early with excellent hotel facilities

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Luton Airport News

    Places to drink & eat at Luton Airport

    Ever wondered where the best places are to drink and eat at Luton Airport? We have compiled a list of some great places to stop, relax and eat/drink on site before your flight.

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    Can you help Dilara Eda find her dream man!?

    On the 6th December 2016 we received an email from a young lady named Dilara Eda. Dilara is from Amsterdam and on Saturday the 3rd, she thought she would go to one of Amsterdam's most popular nightclubs, Escape, with a few friends. Little did Dilara know, she was about to meet the man of her dreams! One slight catch though, she didn't manage to get his name or his number!

    Dilara is desperate to find the mystery man, so much so that she has already been through 25,000 Facebook profiles but unfortunately has had no luck, yet! She described her dream man as a "very good looking ginger" and stated "I really really really like this guy and I would love to come to England to see him again, but first I need to find him." - Quite the romantic!

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    Luton Airport reaches 14 million passenger total!

    October marked a huge achievement as Luton Airport reaches 14 million passengers passing through the facilities over the previous 12 months. If that wasn't enough of a reason to celebrate, September also stood as the the 30th consecutive month of passenger growth. Compared to September of 2015, Luton Airport saw a 15.6% increase this September with 1.4 million passengers flying from it’s terminal.

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    Free £15 Uber ride for new customers!

    Great news for those needing a transfer to or from UK airports, the Airport Guides Network have teamed up with Uber to provide you with a free £15 journey! Uber was founded in 2009, after their founders got stuck in Paris on a cold snowy night and had trouble hailing a cab; they then came up with 'Uber idea' - tap a button and get a ride in just a couple of minutes! 7 years later and the service now operates in 474 cities worldwide!

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    Passenger numbers at Luton Airport are through the roof!

    Officially recorded on May 27th, 50,564 passengers travelled through Luton Airport, topping all previous numbers and making it the busiest day in the 78 years of the airport’s history. Each year traveller numbers have grown steadily  and are expected to increase in future months due to the implementation Adria Airways launching a new route to the capital of Kosovo, Pristina.

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