Laying the foundations for local business success

Blog posts   •   May 16, 2017 16:34 BST

LLA is making its biggest ever investment to transform the airport. The redevelopment will increase capacity by 50% to 18 million by 2020 and deliver a more efficient and enjoyable experience for passengers. But the effects will not be felt only by the millions of passengers who choose to travel through LLA. Local businesses – like Ryebridge - will reap the benefits too.


1.3 million passengers used LLA in April

News   •   May 10, 2017 09:30 BST

More than 1.3 million passengers flew through London Luton Airport (LLA) in April, representing a 16.1% increase compared with the same month last year.


Thomas Cook Airlines boosts LLA's growing route network

News   •   May 08, 2017 09:15 BST

​The first flight operated by Thomas Cook Airlines took off from London Luton Airport (LLA) yesterday, marking the arrival of the 14th airline at the airport and the 14th new route this year.


LLA Jobs Fair a huge success

News   •   May 04, 2017 10:25 BST

London Luton Airport and event partner, Luton Borough Council, played host to a hugely successful jobs fair. The event drew over 800 people to Venue Central in Luton.


London Luton Airport unveils innovative equipment pooling system

News   •   Apr 26, 2017 15:01 BST

London Luton Airport announces an industry-changing initiative which enables the collective pooling of airside equipment. The new system will increase the efficiency of ground handling operations, benefiting airlines, ground handlers and passengers.


Over 200 local jobs on offer at London Luton Airport Job Fair

News   •   Apr 13, 2017 09:44 BST

London Luton Airport (LLA) will be hosting a jobs fair on Wednesday 3 May, showcasing over 200 vacancies available at the airport. The event is being held in. partnership with Luton Borough Council, Luton Job Centre Plus and Community Interest Luton


LLA hits 15 million passenger milestone

News   •   Apr 10, 2017 09:00 BST

More than 1.2 million passengers flew through LLA In March - a 15.7% increase compared with the same period last year, marking three years of continuous growth at the airport.


Easter Travel Tips

News   •   Mar 31, 2017 15:10 BST

Follow these tips for a smoother journey this Easter


Sharing Success

Blog posts   •   Mar 31, 2017 14:25 BST

2016 was the most successful year in LLA's long history. Passenger numbers increased by 18.5% to 14.5 million, we welcomed more airlines, added dozens of new routes and embarked on an ambitious redevelopment. Before a single spade was placed in the ground we made a firm commitment to ensure our local communities share in the benefits of our transformation.


​Passenger numbers rose by 19% at London Luton Airport in February

News   •   Mar 16, 2017 11:22 GMT

London Luton Airport (LLA) saw passenger numbers grow by 19.5% in February compared with the same month last year.

About London Luton Airport

One of the UK's largest airports

London Luton Airport (LLA) is one of the UK’s largest airports and carried 14.5 million passengers in 2016, an increase of 18.5% on 2015. The airport indirectly employs over 9,400 staff and is a key economic driver for the region.


  • London Luton Airport
  • Navigation House, Airport Way
  • LU2 9LY Luton
  • United Kingdom