2016 - Record Breaking Year for London Luton Airport

News   •   Jan 11, 2017 09:00 GMT

18.5% year on year growth in passengers. December passenger numbers up 25% on 2015. Transformation taking shape in 2017


Record passenger numbers as airport enhancements gain pace

News   •   Dec 12, 2016 11:11 GMT

32nd consecutive month of passenger growth | Additional e-Passport gates installed | Free security compliant plastic bags to be introduced for hand-luggage liquids


Taking our passengers on a culinary journey

Blog posts   •   Nov 15, 2016 17:23 GMT

The £110m development currently underway at the airport isn’t just about transforming the terminal and transport links, it’s about transforming the experience for passengers; we want to make sure that people have the best possible journey from the moment they set foot in the airport.


Booming passenger demand highlights need for improved rail connectivity at London Luton Airport

News   •   Nov 11, 2016 15:10 GMT

London Luton Airport (LLA) has recorded a 18.7% increase in passenger numbers in October compared to the same period last year. Over 1.3 million passengers chose to travel through the airport last month.


London Luton Airport celebrates its first kiss

News   •   Nov 07, 2016 10:01 GMT

​The first flight operated by Fly KISS took off from London Luton Airport (LLA) on 7th November. Flights will now operate four times per week between LLA and Clermont-Ferrand in the beautiful Auvergne region of France.


Better rail links are key to unlocking capacity

Blog posts   •   Nov 02, 2016 17:05 GMT

"Better rail links are key to unlocking capacity" - by Nick Barton, CEO London Luton Airport


London Luton Airport and partners call on Government for Express Style train services

News   •   Oct 24, 2016 15:29 BST

• East Midlands rail refranchising presents an opportunity to create a major transport hub and free up air capacity in South East in the short-term • Airport Express-style services could increase rail revenues by £110m and save 70,000 car journeys • Support from the Transport Select Committee Chair and Shadow Transport Secretary


LLA's Jobs and Careers fair shows how local people are benefitting from business investment

Blog posts   •   Oct 13, 2016 21:12 BST

Bedfordshire is on a roll at the moment. From the Airlander project at Cardington to progress in plans for a new stadium for the Hatters, there is a real sense of economic momentum across the region.


London Luton Airport reaches 14 million passenger milestone

News   •   Oct 13, 2016 09:30 BST

London Luton Airport (LLA) hit a momentous milestone in September as the rolling annual total of passengers using the airport passed 14 million for the first time.


400 Local Job Opportunities at London Luton Airport’s Inaugural Careers Fair

News   •   Oct 06, 2016 13:45 BST

London Luton Airport (LLA) and event partner, Luton Borough Council, played host to a hugely successful jobs fair yesterday. The airport’s first ever careers event drew over 937 people to the UK Carnival Arts centre in Luton, comfortably exceeding expectations.

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
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