Flying to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is based in South East England, with easy links to the capital via rail and road. It is the second busiest airport in the United Kingdom, with two terminals - North and South - serving over 40 million passengers per year. The two terminals are connected via a 0.75 mile long, automated two-way travelator.
It opened as a commercial airport in 1933, with the main airport buildings being constructed during the 1950s. There is currently a planned redevelopment programme which aims to increase the capacity of both terminals. There are a range of on and off site hotels for the convenience of passengers who may have an early morning flight at London Gatwick Airport.
Facilities at London Gatwick Airport
All areas of the airport are accessible to disabled passengers. The airport has facilities for everyone from children through to business class passengers.
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Airlines and destinations from London Gatwick Airport
London Gatwick Airport is unique amongst its competitors, being the only airport in the United Kingdom that offers the three main business models: Charter flights, low/no frills, and full service flights.
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Parking, address & ground transportation
Parking at London Gatwick Airport is available and is within walking distance of the terminals, subject to availability. If you require long stay parking, or parking slightly further away from the terminal buildings, a shuttle service is available to help you get from the car park to the terminal.
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