London Luton Airport facts for kids
London Luton Airport (IATA: LTN, ICAO: EGGW) (previously called Luton International Airport) is an international airport on the edge of the town of Luton, Bedfordshire, England approximately 30 miles (48 km) north of London. The airport is 2 miles (3 km) from junction 10a of the M1 motorway. It is the fourth largest airport serving the London area after Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted and is one of London's five international airports along with London City Airport.
In 2007, total passengers at London Luton increased by 5.3% to 9,927,321 making it the fifth busiest airport in the UK. The airport serves as a hub for easyJet, Monarch Airlines, Thomsonfly, Wizz Air, Silverjet and Ryanair. Most of the routes served are within Europe.
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First Capital Connect train at Luton Airport Parkway
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