London Gatwick Airport, also known as London Gatwick, is the second busiest airport in terms of passenger traffic in the United Kingdom and Northern Europe (both after London Heathrow), and the ninth-busiest in Europe. The airport is owned and operated by Gatwick Airport Limited.
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With its partnership with SkyBreak, London Gatwick’s Your Service Center offers a wide range of services to help you at the airport. You can ask the staff about missed flights and flight reservations, Hotels, Lounges, and information on travel and tourism. You may ask for their assistance by phone or visit the help desks located at the North Terminal atrium opposite zone D and at the South Terminal opposite zones J to K.
Fast Food chains and other dining establishments like Costa, Shake-a-hula, Wagamama, Wondertree, The Red Lion. The London Bar, Garfunkel’s and, Nando’s among many others are available at the airport for your convenience.
With the airport’s wide selection of shopping establishments, you can still buy a gift for a lucky someone or treat yourself with something nice. A shopping map is provided in the airport’s website to help you locate your favorite brands.
The airport also gives special assistance to passengers with reduced mobility and other services to make your flying experience more comfortable. Passengers who would require special assistance are requested to inform the airline or travel agent upon booking the flight or at least 72 hours prior to departure so the airport can prepare the right help and equipment. Passengers who were not able to pre-book may approach one of the assistance desks and they will try their best to help the passenger(s).
WiFi Access is free for 90 minutes so you can stay connected with friends and loved ones who are miles away from you. If you need/want to be online for a longer period of time, Boingo Hotspot is providing high-speed WiFI. Once you are connected to Boingo, just open your web browser to receive/view the information on how you can use their services. Free phone charging areas are also available before and beyond the security check.
The airport also has chapels/prayer rooms, business facilities and changing areas to accommodate the other needs of the passengers.
London Gatwick is located some 47.5 km south of Central London and 5 km north of Crawley. Passengers may go to and from London Gatwick using ground transportation – road, rail and bus services, terminal transfer and bicycle.
In 2015, London Gatwick served 40,269,087 passengers and carried 73,371 tonnes of cargo. It had 267,760 aircraft movements. The airport serves as the hub for British Airways.
- Airport Code: LGW
- Phone number:
- Website URL: www.gatwick.com
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Address: Customer Services 6th Floor, Destinations Place, South Terminal Gatwick Airport. West Sussex RN6 0NP
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We learned from this London Gatwick Airport Reviews that the airport offers services and facilities that address the needs of their passengers. In other London Gatwick Airport reviews, some customers wrote that the airport has been improving for the past years but there were also a number of unhappy passengers who complain about poor signage, while some are concerned about the cleanliness of the airport because some areas are not well-maintained. This just proves that there is still a lot of improvements that the airport can do to offer better services aside from making the airport bigger.
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