Find out all the information you need about Luton Airport to plan the start of your trip.
About Luton Airport
London Luton Airport is one of the biggest airports in the United Kingdom, carrying 15.8 million passengers every year.
Offering 70 destinations in more than 30 countries, London Luton Airport passengers can choose to travel to a growing list of places across Europe, and selected destinations in North Africa and the Middle East. Popular destinations include Amsterdam, Paris, Budapest, Ibiza, Iceland and Romania.
Previously known as Luton International Airport, London Luton Airport is a base for leading airlines like easyJet, TUI, Ryanair and Wizz Air.
Getting to Luton Airport
The full address for Luton Airport is as follows:
Luton Airport, Navigation House, Airport Way, Luton
Postcode for using sat nav to get to Luton Airport: LU2 9LY
Located just two miles from Junction 10 of the M1 motorway, Luton Airport is just 22 minutes from central London by train. Rail passengers can catch a shuttle bus from Luton Airport Parkway railway station to the airport terminal.
Luton Airport Parking
There are two types of Luton Airport parking, on-site and off-site. The on-site car park will be Luton Airport long stay parking, however it might be costly and you could get the same service with better security at a better price. For cheap parking at Luton Airport you’ll have to choose an off-site car park, however be careful as there are some really cheap Luton Airport parking sites that are not official and are without credentials. There have been cases of damaged cars and late service.
At Airport Park and Ride we offer Luton Airport parking through our approved partner company, Premier Park and Ride. The car park is Park Mark accredited, a secure parking certification which can only be obtained when a company follows set rules and an inspection has been made by the local police.
Premier Park and Ride opened in 2010, making the company one of the most experienced provider of Luton Airport parking. It uses the latest security measures as the company prides itself on a reputation for keeping your car safe.
There is only three minutes’ transfer time between Premier Park and Ride parking and Luton Airport, the car park provides FREE transfers to and from Luton Airport. This service is provided on-demand, meaning you won’t be waiting around for buses that are scheduled.
Shops and Restaurants at Luton Airport
Before security, Luton Airport passengers can choose to dine at various different cafés and restaurants. These include Benugo, Costa, Burger King, Caffe Nero, Pret A Manger, Starbucks, The Great British Sausage Company and Pizza e Pronto.
After passing through security, passengers looking for Luton Airport cafés and restaurants can choose from a host of options. Eateries include Bella Italia, Dubl, Oriel Grande Brasserie, Est Bar, Frankie and Benny’s, Friska, The Smithfield Pub & Kitchen, Krispy Kreme, Benugo, Starbucks, Pret and Wasabi.