Free £15 Uber ride for new customers!

Uber operate in 274 cities worldwide!

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. Continue reading…

National Express service will take you from Bournemouth to London in just over three hours.

If you’re not one of the lucky people who has already experienced the fantastic airport service that National Express offer, don’t worry! The coach company, which travels to and around over 30 different towns and cities, has just recently re-introduced their route from Bournemouth to London. With it taking just over three hours and costing £9* each way, what is there not to love? Continue reading…

New London Luton Airport Prayer Room

A new 24 hour multi-prayer room has now been opened at London Luton airport for departing passengers and staff to use around the clock!

Woman praying at the Luton Airport's Prayer Room

It is located near departure lounge 20, just beyond the retail area of the departure lounge.

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Luton Airport aiming for reduced noise and emissions

Introduced on the 20th August 2015, RNAV1 technology aims to reduce noise disturbance and emissions for the local area. This new technology relies on GPS to enable flights to fly routes more precisely and draw them away from more crowded areas. Continue reading…

One month until the Grand Prix at Silverstone

Silverstone Grand Prix

Here at Luton Airport Guide we are hoping to roll out a few extra guides to help out visitors to the local area.

If you didn’t know, Luton Airport is the closest airport to the famous Silverstone racing track, and on the 3rd to the 5th July 2015 the Grand Prix returns! Continue reading…

London Luton’s Fresh New Look and Feel

Little by little, an explosion of colour is seeping into the walkways and areas of London’s Luton Airport. In a bold new look led by Ico Design, Luton is setting the stage for a redesign unlike others. Continue reading…

Luton invests in two holograms, Holly and Graham

Say hello to Holly and Graham… Luton’s pair of ground-breaking holograms to improve your journey through the airport!

Two computer-generated holograms, or ‘virtual assistants,’ have joined the workforce at London Luton Airport. The unusual couple, dubbed Holly and Graham by their co-workers, were installed inside Luton’s security search area at the end of January 2011.

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