Stansted Airport

Stansted Airport

About our airport...

London Stansted Airport is London's third-busiest airport, currently serving around 18 million passengers a year. Many leading low-cost scheduled airlines have made Stansted their base

The Stansted Airport staff football team was started 3 years ago at ST Georges Park as a new active fun sport engine to keep airport staff fit and to engage the local customer areas. The squad is made up of Customer Ambassadors, Security Officers, baggage handlers retail workers we are so pleased to be here as fantastic achievement to celebrate how far this team of great airport friends from all walks of life have come.

Facts and Figures
Find out more about Stansted Airport Facts and Figures

Operating hours
• 24 hours a day, 365 days a year • Night quota restrictions apply during period 23:30 - 06:00
Passengers statistics
• Passengers per year: 24 million (Sept 2016) • Third-busiest airport in London; fourth-busiest in the UK • 50:50 ratio between UK and non-UK passengers • Airlines and tour operators: 15+ • Air Transport Movements: 165,030 (Sept 2016) • Destinations: over 170+ • Countries served: 35+ • Most European destinations of any UK airport – 2nd most in Europe behind Munich
• Number of runways: 1 • Runway length: 3,048m long by 46m wide • Total retail space: 10,608 sqm • Check-in capacity: 89 check-in desks • Car parking spaces: 30,000 • Number of aircraft parking stands: up to 110 • Rail link to central London: Stansted Express, 47 minutes to London. • 50% of passengers use public transport to travel to and from the airport (CAA data)

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