London Luton Airport, opened on July 16, 1938, is one of the most important regarding low-cost flights and serves the metropolitan area of the city. It operates with domestic destinations and international flights to locations in Europe, Northern Africa and the Middle East.
Official Website: london-luton.co.uk
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 16.6 million passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +44 158 240 5100. Flight information: Tel +44 906 2115 0000. Information counter next to the entrance to the security checkpoint, in addition to courtesy red telephones throughout the terminal where to request information and assistance.
The airport is located 48 km (30 miles) to the north of London.
There are car rental desks in a separate building, connected to the terminal through shuttle buses.
Avis (Tel +44 844 544 6021 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Budget (Tel +44 344 544 4646 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Enterprise/National/Alamo (Tel +44 158 239 0969 - 6:00 am to 0:00 am)
Europcar (Tel +44 371 384 3413 - 5:30 am to 2:00 am)
Hertz (Tel +44 843 309 3046 - 7:00 am to 11:30 pm)
The airport has ATMs, currency exchange bureaus (24 hours a day), postbox, printers, plugs for electric devices, mobile phone service and Wi-Fi access free of charge for 4 hours. The Ibis hotel, situated nearby, has meeting rooms. The Aspire Lounge opens from 4:00 am to 10:00 pm and is located to the left of the security control; the maximum stay is 3 hours and it offers a wide menu of food and drinks, Wi-Fi, workstations, private cabins, spa, showers, air conditioning, TV, newspapers and magazines (access with Priority Pass, Lounge Club, DragonPass or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door - £26.49).
Food and Drinks- Bars, fast food outlets, coffee shops, restaurants and pizza stores. Costa, Pret A Manger, Starbucks and The Great British Sausage Company, in the public area, open 24 hours a day.
Shopping- Duty-free shop in the Departures Hall, in addition to retailers selling accessories, books, newspapers and magazines, electronics, clothing, footwear, cosmetics, gifts.
Baggage- Luggage trolleys in the check-in area for £2.00. Secure wrapping in the check-in area. 24-hour left luggage service and lost and found office in the public area, next to the stairs to the Departures lounge (Tel +44 158 280 9174; online form).
Other Services- Baby changing areas, prayer room, pharmacy, children's playground, water fountains.
Parking options are diverse and open around the clock. More information: Tel +44 345 303 7397. Fees
Multi Storey Car Park - Covered spaces connected to the terminal through a bridge.
Priority Parking - Situated on level 2 of the previous sector, with access to the Departures level and valet parking service.
Mid Term Car Park - Situated over the airport access road, with shuttle services every 12 minutes, 24 hours a day. The first 15 min. have no charge. Free spaces for motorcycles.
Long Term Car Park - The lot is a 10 minutes bus ride from the main building. 1 hour of complimentary parking.
Revolving doors, accessible toilets and telephones, induction loops, a special waiting room and reserved parking spaces. Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs should notify their airline or travel agency about their needs prior to their arrival.
Latest updates: May 19, 2019