London Luton airport receives arrivals from all around the world, but that doesnt mean things need to be confusing when your inbound flight lands. Theres just one terminal, from which youll have easy access to a variety of public transport options; and pick up zones are available, if you are getting collected by car. Use the information on this page to make the end of your trip easier, and the live flights feed to ensure that you and anyone who will be waiting at the airport for you knows exactly when you will arrive.
If you are picking up a friend or family member from Luton airport, its important to know where to go. Fortunately, the airport is easily accessible from locations around the UK, thanks to its proximity to London, and the M1 and M25 motorways.
The following distances should give you an idea of the length of your drive:
If you approach London Luton from the east, via the A1, follow the A505 duel-carriageway through Hitchin. The airport will be clearly signposted.
Approaching the airport from the west is possible via Dunstable, or by joining the M1 from the M25, and exiting on junction 10.
If you require more detailed directions, please visit our directions to Luton airport page, input the postcode LU2 9QT into your sat nav, or see the map below.
For quickly picking up passengers from inbound flights, you can use special, cost-effective zones at Luton airport. Its important to choose a car park that is suited to your purposes, from the options listed:
*Prices shown correct as of August 27, 2013.
If you arent being collected from the airport you can take advantage of competitively priced public transport options from pre-booked coaches to railway services.