STANSTED AIRPORT: TIPS AND INFORMATION
London Stansted Airport is an international airport located 48km from central London. It’s Britain's fourth-busiest airport and offers flights to over 170 destinations across Europe, North Africa, Central and North America. The terminal sees over 20 million passengers fly each year, and, as a major freight airport, handles over 200,000 tonnes per annum.
The airport is currently home to 12 airlines, and is notably the largest base for low-cost airline Ryanair, with over 130 destinations from Stansted served by the airline.
Stansted Airport provides a wide range of facilities including those for business, children and disabled travellers. Public transportation to and from the airport is reliable and frequent with a choice of trains, coaches, taxis and car hire.
Shopping at StanstedThe great range of shops in Stansted Airport are perfect for stocking up on last-minute buys! Discover technology and entertainment shops, plus an excellent duty free store. There are shops for children too, plus places to pick up luggage and travel essentials. You can also pick up foreign currency, and treat yourself to some new books and magazines ahead of your flight.
Airport parkingThere are several parking options at Stansted Airport, from short-stay and mid-stay, to long-stay and even valet parking. Parking can be booked in advance and the secure car parks near the terminal offer an efficient transfer service.
If you’re staying at the Radisson Blu, you can park your car overnight for just £10 per night. There are also parking packages available for long-stay car parking. Simply tell us your schedule and we can look into the best solution for you.