Luton Airport Main Terminal

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London Luton only has the one terminal, known as the Main Terminal. As for Luton Airport facilities, the terminal has one main post box and airline helpdesks for airlines such as Ryanair, easyjet, Vueling and Wizz Air.

Which terminal do you need for your Luton Airport flight? You’ll want to head for the main terminal, go through security and discover your gate from there. Since there’s only one terminal, you shouldn’t get too lost! Check out which airlines are flying today, and when, with our online flight departures.

What time does Luton Airport open? London Luton is open 24 hours, so don’t worry about not having access to the terminal. On the flip side, the airport shops, bars and restaurants will all have their own opening times (usually around 5am-8.30pm or last flight).

Where’s Luton Airport Post Office? Unfortunately, there isn’t a post office located within the airport. There is a post box as you enter the airport and there are official post offices nearby in Luton (Vauxhall Park, Rambridge and Round Green). Find your nearest Post Office branch.

View or Download the Luton Airport Terminal Map to help you navigate your way around the airport and terminal.

Luton Airport facilities were given a £150 million redevelopment in 2017 with the aim of making the passenger experience an even better one. This includes the addition of retail units, a new boarding pier and 8 more boarding gates.

The terminal houses 60 check-in desks, modern baggage and flight information systems and a wide range of shops, restaurants and bars.

Millions of people pass through the terminal each year, annual passenger numbers are well over 15 million, and 11 scheduled airlines operate from here as well as some key charter carriers.

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 our online Luton Airport arrivals board or Flight Departures Board.

Airport Terminal Map
Airport Terminal Map
Airport Terminal Map

Boarding usually begins around 45 minutes before departure.

There is a 24 hour Left Luggage storage facility situated next to Outsize Buggage in the check-in hall.

Terminal Telephone number: +44 (0) 1582 405100

Fast Track at Luton Airport

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Perfect for families, business travellers and solos flyers alike, a Fast Track pass is one of the handiest add ons you could have! For as little as £3 per person, you can be skipping those security queues and enjoying more time in Departures.

Luton Airport Facilities in the Main Terminal

Main Terminal facilities: near Check In

Terminal post box There is a post box on the right as you enter airport
Information For the Luton Airport Wizz Air desk, help points for Ryanair and easyjet, or the airport itself; visit either the two information points located throughout the Check-in area.
Bureau de Change International Currency Exchange (ICE) have a 24hr desk located in the Departures concourse
Cash Machines / ATMs There are four cash machines, located throughout the check-in area.
Food and Drink There is a Food Village, Burger King with plenty of seating and Bar Des Voyageurs in the Check-in area, along with other eateries. For all your coffee needs you can find Costa and Starbucks. Get your teeth into a great bite to eat with Luton Airport’s Bars and Restaurants.
Pay Phones There are public telephones, some of which are web enabled, located throughout the check in area. There is a special
assistance phone on the right as you enter the terminal.
WiFi Free WiFi is available throughout the terminal for all Luton Airport passengers for up to 4 hours! Search for ‘Luton Airport WIFI’ in your network list and follow the set up instructions
Toilets There are two toilet facilities in this area, both with disabled and baby changing facilities.
Oversize Baggage Located at the far end of the terminal close to the check in desks
Left Luggage There is a 24 hours Left Luggage Storage facility situated next to Outsize Buggage in the check-in hall. Prices are £6 per 24 hours per item.

Main Terminal airport facilities: near Departures

Bureau de Change The Bureau de Change is located opposite WH Smith in the Departures area after security.
Cash Dispensers Located before security next to the Currency Exchange outlet.
Food and Drink A good choice of food and drink outlets including Starbucks, Pret a Manger, The Great British Sausage Company and more. Find great places to eat.
Information Points Two located before security.
WiFi As detailed above, 4 hours of free WiFi is available throughout the airport when you connect to ‘Luton Airport WIFI’
Shopping A wide selection of shops are available, including newsagents, health and beauty, electrical, gifts, books and accessories. See a full list of shops.
Toilets There are two toilet facilities both with baby changing and disabled facilities.
Place of Worship The Chapel is located in the building opposite Gates 20-28. It is open to
all faiths 24 hours a day.

Main Terminal airport facilities: near the Arrivals Lounge

Food and Drink Costa Coffee café. See what’s on the menu across Luton Airport.
Left Luggage Located next to the escalators.
Car Hire Companies There are car hire companies including Europcar and Hertz located in the Arrivals concourse.
Onward Travel Help Kiosk selling train and bus tickets located in the Arrivals area, they all run services nearby to Luton Airport.
Taxis Taxi stand outside main entrance/exit. Find your ideal taxi and pre-book your ride with our Taxi Guide.
Hotel Services Kiosks providing information and services about nearby hotels. Check out our Airport Hotel page for more info.
Shopping Most shops are in departures and duty free. However, a few shops available including WH Smith and Marks and Spencer Simply Food. Take a look at the full list of departure shops.
Toilets Toilets including disabled and baby changing facilities are available in the Arrivals area.