Luton Airport Terminal Facilities

  • Luton Airport has one terminal which sees over 15 million passengers fly to multiple destinations each year.
  • All passenger flights are served by this terminal.
  • The terminal houses check-in desks, modern baggage and flight information systems and a wide range of shops, restaurants and bars.
  • The check-in desks are located along the length of the terminal wall opposite the entrance and exits.
  • Departure lounges and arrivals meeting points are accessed through the walkway from the main terminal building. You can check Luton arrivals online
  • Luggage Point offers secure storage for your belongings, short or long term. They provide insurance, 24/7 CCTV monitoring, and security scans to keep your items safe.
  • Boarding usually begins 45 minutes before departure.

airport lounge

Your business doesn't need to stop while you are at Luton. From executive lounges & business communication aids to conference centres with fully equipped business facilities.

children's facilities

Luton is well equipped and organised to help those travelling with children. Find out about family facilities, and ideas on how to keep the kids occupied whilst you are at the airport.

special assistance

Luton has lots of facilities in place for disabled travellers and those needing special assistance. Take a look at how you can make your time at the airport easy and relaxed.

Luton maps

Want to reach Luton Airport anytime, using public or private transport? Well, we've got your recommended options to make sure you arrive on time.


Find out about security restrictions placed on your hand luggage, or take a look at the latest duty-free allowances at Luton Airport.

Luton Airport Terminal - duty free shopping

Explore the duty free shopping Luton airport has to offer: it's the perfect way to make the most of any free time before you fly.

Check-In Times at Luton Airport

When flying from Luton Airport, it's a smart move to give yourself some extra time before your flight. This extra time isn't just about checking in; it also accounts for going through security, which can sometimes take a bit longer, and it gives you some breathing room in case there are any unexpected hiccups. Plus, being at the airport a bit earlier can actually make your travel experience more enjoyable. You can explore the shops, grab a meal, or simply relax before your flight takes off. So, plan to arrive with time to spare, and you'll be all set for a smoother and more relaxed start to your journey. So, avoid a stressful start to your trip by allowing yourself the following time to check-in before your flight:

Airport Terminal Map
Airport Terminal Map
Airport Terminal Map

Other facilities at Luton Airport

book your hotel

If you have a particularly early departure time or your flight lands pretty late at night, booking into an Luton Airport Hotel is a must. Browse our selection of nearby hotels; some are right on the airport grounds whilst others are a short drive away.

book car hire

Are you visiting Luton and keen to explore its surroundings? Hiring a car is a great option! Enjoy the freedom a hire car offers you as you get to explore at your own pace; no standing around in the rain waiting for buses or missing the train for you!