London Stansted Airport (STN), - Guide and Flight Details
News items relating to London Stansted Airport
21/08/12 BAA To Sell London Stansted Airport and Ryanair is Interested
After being told to sell Stansted airport by the Competition Commision three years ago, it is understood that BAA have now decided to end th .....More
08/02/11 Air Berlin Now Flying From London Gatwick Airport
Air Berlin have this week commenced flights from London Gatwick airport, flying direct to Hanover and Nuremburg.
In the press releass .....More
London Stansted Airport Live Arrivals/Departures
London Stansted Airport is located 48Km North East of London, close to the M11 motorway.
Stansted airport has one terminal building, which was extended in 2008
The terminal building at Stansted airport is 5Km from the M11 motorway. There is short term parking immediately outside the terminal buiding with Mid Term parking 1.5Km away, while Long Term parking is at a distance of 5Km (need to allow time for the courtesy bus to make the journey)
There is a railway station under the terminal building at Stansted airport with the Stansted Express departing every 15 minutes during the day, taking around 45 minutes to get to London - other trains also run.
A number of bus services run between the airport and London or other areas.
National Express run a service to other London airports, Liverpool St station (8 pounds), Victoria (10 pounds), Ipswich, Colchester and Braintree amongst other locations.
Easybus run a service to Baker Street every 15 minutes at busy times with a 75 minute journey.
Terravision run a regular bus service to London Victoria (non-stop)and Liverpool St Station (2 stops) costing from 9 Pounds.
For 2012, Terravision are running a service to Stratford bus and rail station (Olympic Village) costing 6 pounds.
Stansted airport has 18 bars/cafes/restaurants, 40 shops, 6 Internet access points and Wireless Internet Access (provided by Boingo).
A Hilton hotel is located near the Long Stay car park
The gates are some distance from the departure lounge (via light rail link) and extra time may be necessary.
During 2011, Stansted airport handled 18.2 million passengers, a drop of 2.8% on the previous year, but maintaining it's position as the UK's 3rd busiest airport.
Lounges at London Stansted airport can be booked Here
London Stansted Airports Web site can be accessed Here
Airports Near to London Stansted Airport
Cambridge , UK (36 Km)
Kent International Manston, UK (98 Km)
London City , UK (44 Km)
London Gatwick , UK (87 Km)
London Heathrow , UK (66 Km)
London Luton , UK (41 Km)
London Southend , UK (47 Km)
Norwich , UK (113 Km)
Latest Reviews for London Stansted Airport
29/12/11, rated ********** In general, a pleasant airport until you meet the staff ! Ryanair seem to dictate exactly how the place should be run and some of the security staff appear to have been recruited f ...More
13/08/10, rated ********** The biggest drawback is that some of the gates are a very long way from the terminal similar to Gatwick. The choice of shops is OK for a smaller airport. Security seems good and st ...More
17/10/07, rated ********** Not the most attractive airport but has a lot of facilities with staff being friendly and helpful.It is also useful having transport to boarding areas. ...More
05/10/07, rated ********** Stansted airport wouldn't win any prizes for it's architecture, the check in area makes you feel to be in a large a shed. However the layout of the check-desks is efficient and the ...More
Airlines and Flights from London Stansted Airport to Europe
We also have 12 Regional Flights or flights between the UK and Ireland for London Stansted Airport listed Here
Germanwings, flying to: Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey
Ryanair, flying to: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden