As winners of Airport of the Year 2017 (National Transport Awards), London Gatwick offers excellent facilities for the 45 million passengers passing through the two terminals each year. From stylish shopping and delectable dining to luxurious lounge options, British Airways can be found operating flights to 74 different destinations from the South Terminal.

Recent upgrades to their check-in area include new self-service bag drop machines (great for those who want to beat the queues by checking in online*) and a stylish premium area.

*Not available for groups


With an array of restaurants and eateries to choose from, the customer experience at London Gatwick’s South Terminal is designed to be hassle-free at every stage. From family-friendly restaurant and café Wondertree to an exquisite taste of luxury at Caviar House & Prunier, there are fabulous food options for everyone to enjoy.


What’s better than indulging in a little retail therapy as you wait for a flight? With over 30 stores to explore, including quintessentially British luxury retailers such as Harrods and Jo Malone, visitors will be spoilt for choice. Forgotten something? Holiday essentials can be purchased from outlets such as Boots, Dixons and more.

Great domestic connections

British Airways operate daily connecting flights to London Gatwick from Edinburgh, Glasgow and Jersey so that your customers can jet off to more destinations with ease. Plus, with all British Airways services operating from the South Terminal, flight transfers are completely seamless.

The British Airways check-in area is now even closer to London Gatwick’s train station, making it easier than ever to access the airport. Boasting great connections to London and the South East, the fastest way to reach the airport is the 30-minute Gatwick Express service, departing from London Victoria every 15 minutes.

Premium options

Customers travelling in First, Club World, Club Europe or those holding Executive Club Gold or Silver memberships (and oneworld equivalent) can benefit from several upgraded options at London Gatwick. From a dedicated check-in area with extended seating to exclusive security channels, these customers can benefit from a faster and smoother airport experience. In addition, stunning lounge areas for First and Club World passengers (plus eligible Executive Club members and oneworld Frequent Flyers) overlook the runway.

The First lounge at London Gatwick now opens earlier than ever before, allowing eligible customers to relax for longer. Luxurious amenities here include varied dining options with waiter service, a luxury bar selection and showers for freshening up before it’s time to fly. In addition, the British Airways Club Lounge offers complimentary hot food and buffet snacks alongside a business centre, entertainment zone and free WiFi to Club Europe and Club World passengers.