Tag: London Stansted

Record breaking December ensures 2023 ends on a high at London Stansted

London Stansted rounded off a strong passenger performance in 2023 by welcoming more than 2 million passengers in December. The monthly total was an increase of 12.1% on the same month last year, and the busiest ever December recorded at the airport. The total number of passengers that passed ...

Ryanair announces 150 cabin crew jobs at London Stansted

Ryanair, the renowned no-frills carrier, is actively seeking to expand its cabin crew at its Stansted base, with plans to recruit 150 new members. The airline is organizing three recruitment events in the region this month, aiming to attract qualified individuals to fill the available positions. T...

London Stansted records busiest ever October

London Stansted recorded its busiest ever October as nearly 2.6 million passengers passed through its terminal, surpassing the previous record set in 2018. The popularity of the airport’s extensive European route network, plus the half-term getaway, ensured Stansted welcomed more than 28,000 more...

London Stansted receives planning permission to extend terminal building

London Stansted today received planning permission to extend its terminal building. The decision was made by the Planning Inspectorate following a hearing held on 17 October. The extension will transform the airport experience and provide capacity to accommodate growth towards the airport’s app...

London Stansted’s recovery continues to outpace other major airports

London Stansted rounded off the school holiday season by continuing to outpace the recovery of all major UK airports. Figures released today show that despite the significant impact of the national air traffic control failure on Bank Holiday Monday, August was Stansted’s second busiest month ev...

Turkey’s Pegasus Airlines prepares for its biggest summer yet at London Stansted

With more flights than ever before to popular destinations across Turkey, Pegasus Airlines is looking forward to its biggest flight schedule yet from London Stansted this summer. Turkey’s leading low-cost airline is offering more flexibility and choice to holidaymakers in London and the East of...

Emirates reintroduces double daily flights to London Stansted

Emirates has today reintroduced its double daily service to London Stansted (STN), following increased demand for international travel. Emirates now serves London with eleven daily flights, including six daily flights to Heathrow, three daily flights to Gatwick, and two to Stansted. The additi...

London Stansted travel advice as thousands prepare to jet off this Easter

London Stansted Airport is gearing up for the biggest weekend of the year so far with thousands of passengers expected to jet off from the UK's number one gateway to Europe. The airport expects 350,000 people to travel through the airport between Friday, April 9, and Monday, April 10 with Good Fr...

London Stansted grows to become the UK’s number one gateway to Europe

London Stansted is today marking the 10th anniversary of Manchester Airports Group’s (MAG) acquisition of the airport which opened up a new era in its history. Stansted was added to MAG's portfolio of Manchester and East Midlands airports on February 28, 2013, from Heathrow Airport Holdings for...

New flight to Bergen puts Norway’s fabulous fjords within reach from London Stansted

A new flight linking London Stansted to Bergen will offer travellers from London and the East of England easy access to Norway's famous fjords from March 2023. Widerøe, the largest regional airline in Scandinavia, will operate a twice-weekly service to the country’s second largest city using a...

Emirates to resume second daily flight from London Stansted to Dubai

Emirates is ramping up its London Stansted operation by resuming its second daily service to Dubai from May 1, 2023, in response to strong demand. The additional flight will operate using the airline's wide-body Boeing 777-300ER aircraft with its acclaimed 'Game Changer' First Class product. T...

London Stansted boosts its long-haul capabilities with new double airbridge

A new £1.5million double airbridge has opened at London Stansted, boosting the airport's ability to handle long-haul aircraft. The new bridge, the first of its kind at Stansted, joins the 11 single-door airbridges currently in operation at the airport and has the advantage of providing two main ...

Ryanair Announces New Route From Edinburgh To London Stansted

Ryanair has announced a new route for its Edinburgh Winter’22 schedule to London Stansted, starting from the 30th of October. This route, which will operate up to 14 times per week, brings Ryanair’s total number of routes to/from Edinburgh for Winter’22 to 57, representing Ryanair’s bi...

London Stansted reaches 90% of pre-Covid traffic in July

London Stansted reaches 90% of pre-Covid traffic in July

London Stansted strong recovery from the pandemic continues with 2.5 million passengers travelling through the airport in July 2022, representing 90% of pre-Covid traffic. The airport’s owner, Manchester Airports Group (MAG) - which also owns Manchester and East Midlands Airports – saw 5.5 mi...

Emirates secures summer flight schedules

Emirates expects a busy summer and is set to operate as scheduled over the peak travel season, including at its 39 European points with its London Stansted route re-starting from 1 August. With over 24,000 scheduled passenger flights to and from 129 airports around the world for July and August, Em...

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