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Gatwick Airport Guide

Welcome to the Gatwick Airport Guide - the definitive resource to help you find everything you need when travelling to, from and around Gatwick Airport.

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  • Airport code: LGW
  • +44 (0)844 892 0322
  • 45 km from London
  • Airport Postcodes:
  • North Terminal Postcode: RH6 0PJ
  • South Terminal Postcode: RH6 0NP

Gatwick airport has 2 terminals, serving roughly 34 million passengers a year and flying to hundreds of destinations worldwide.

Gatwick airport provides a wide range of facilities including those for business, children and disabled travellers. There are plenty of coaches, taxis and regular trains, including the Gatwick Express. Alternatively there are many airport parking companies, car hire providers and airport hotels nearby.

Staying at Gatwick Airport? Book a hotel!

Whether you have an early flight or have to stay at the airport during the night, airport hotels are always the best option.

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Travel Extras

Book Your Transport

Book online with National Express coaches to and from Gatwick Airport and travel across all the UK!

Book your Airport Parking

Save up to 78% on your long stay parking costs by comparing all airport parking providers and booking online!

Special Assistance

Find out about what services Gatwick Airport offers for those requiring special assistance.

Smart Shopper

Make the most of duty free by planning your airport shopping online.

Latest Gatwick Airport News

Travel to central London from Gatwick airport using only your Oyster card!

Transport for London (TFL) have started 2016 with a new scheme that allows customers travelling into the city from Gatwick airport to use their Oyster cards and Contactless cards.Before now, passen...

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Customers urged to plan their journey as Christmas brings disruption to Gatwick

If you’re heading off on your holidays during the festive season and are travelling from Gatwick Airport, make sure you keep an eye out for delays and even cancellations to your usual railway schedu...

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Gatwick finds itself in 32nd consecutive month of growth

Considered to be the second busiest Airport in the UK, Gatwick Airport has recently reported that is has exceeded their 40 million passengers a year target more than 10 years before it was set to. Thi...

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Need to Know Tips if you're flying for the first time!

Flying for the first time can be a daunting experience, especially if you are travelling alone, but don't let that put you off! We have teamed up with Airport Parking Shop to bring you a handy need to...

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Smoke billows from British Airways plane as it sets off for Gatwick

Passengers on a flight from Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport to London Gatwick were left shocked when they had to evacuate the aircraft after the engine caught fire on Tuesday afternoon (08...

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