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Travel tips for a smooth summer getaway

Travel tips for a smooth summer getaway

News   •   Jul 18, 2017 14:00 BST

The summer holidays are here! Our top tips will help you plan your break. Happy travels.

Airport cyclists saddle up for hospice charity challenge

Airport cyclists saddle up for hospice charity challenge

News   •   Jul 12, 2017 16:38 BST

LLA staff set out on a four-day cycle ride to Amsterdam to raise money for charity partner Keech Hospice Care.

£200 million light rail link gets the go-ahead as LLA passenger numbers increase again

£200 million light rail link gets the go-ahead as LLA passenger numbers increase again

News   •   Jul 10, 2017 09:30 BST

Planning permission granted for new link to replace existing shuttle buses. Announcement comes as LLA records its 39th consecutive month of passenger growth.

Airport Trial Aims to Reduce Aircraft Noise

Airport Trial Aims to Reduce Aircraft Noise

News   •   Jun 28, 2017 15:38 BST

​A new trial is expected to result in a reduction of noise from aircraft arriving at London Luton Airport (LLA) - benefiting those living under the flight path in Stevenage and the Chiltern villages.

Search is on for LLA's next charity partner

Search is on for LLA's next charity partner

News   •   Jun 27, 2017 16:46 BST

London Luton Airport is inviting submissions from local charities to become its official charity partner. The application process is now open and the successful organisation will be supported by the airport for the duration of 2018 and 2019.

NEO era for LLA

NEO era for LLA

Blog posts   •   Jun 16, 2017 17:32 BST

This week I had the privilege of joining easyJet on the first flight to LLA having taken delivery of their brand-new NEO from Airbus in Toulouse marking a new era for the airline, aviation and local communities.

Amazing May as 1.4 million passengers choose LLA

Amazing May as 1.4 million passengers choose LLA

News   •   Jun 14, 2017 09:20 BST

​London Luton Airport (LLA) has recorded an 8.1% increase in passenger numbers in May compared to the same month last year with more than 1.4 million passengers choosing to travel through the airport last month.

LLA chaplaincy service celebrates 30th anniversary

LLA chaplaincy service celebrates 30th anniversary

News   •   May 31, 2017 17:41 BST

London Luton Airport is celebrating the 30th anniversary of the airport’s chaplaincy. Established in 1987, LLA’s multi-faith chaplaincy team offers assistance to anyone who may need it, regardless of their faith, 365 days a year. As well as emotional support and comfort, the chaplaincy provides spiritual facilities and places to pray.

Laying the foundations for local business success

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Easter Travel Tips

News   •   Mar 31, 2017 15:10 BST

Follow these tips for a smoother journey this Easter

Sharing Success

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

​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.

Industrial Action by Italian Air Traffic Controllers Monday 20th March 2017

Industrial Action by Italian Air Traffic Controllers Monday 20th March 2017

News   •   Mar 15, 2017 19:00 GMT

​We have been notified of industrial action by Italian Air Traffic Controllers from 12:00hrs until 16:00hrs on Monday 20th March 2017.

Roadworks on Old Airport Way

Roadworks on Old Airport Way

News   •   Mar 12, 2017 13:30 GMT

Roadworks on Old Airport Way for 8 weeks from Monday March 13