Users' questions

Is Stansted Airport 24 hours?

Is Stansted Airport 24 hours?

London Stansted Airport is now open 24/7, with early morning flights scheduled as usual. However due to COVID-19, we would recommend that passengers avoid staying overnight in the terminal.

What time do Stansted Airport shops open?

between 4am-10pm
Stansted Airport Shops are generally open between 4am-10pm, including the nail bar, but there are some exceptions.

What time does Stansted Airport open in the morning?

The airport is open 24 hours, but is said to “close” for several hours at night.

How early can you get through Stansted Airport?

As a general guide, you will need to have checked in and be ready to go through security at least 2 hours before your flight departure time.

Can I wait in airport overnight?

In many airports, the answer is yes. However, there are airports that close at night and other airports that simply do not permit/like airport sleepers and are openly hostile. Additionally, security or airport officials may change their rules or ask you to leave at any time without notice.

Where can I sleep at Stansted Airport?

You’ll have to leave the airport behind, but two hotels are located within a 2-minute walk of the airport: the Hampton by Hilton and Radisson Blu Hotel are both connected to the terminal via walkway, and the Radisson Blu offers day rooms. Other hotels are located within a 5-minute drive of the airport.

How early should you get to the airport?

If you’re not checking luggage, the carrier advises you to arrive at the airport at least 60 minutes before your scheduled departure time. If you’re checking luggage, it’s 90 minutes. For international flights, give yourself two hours, says United.

Do you have to wear a mask in the airport UK?

In England, there is no longer a legal requirement to wear a face covering. The government suggests that you continue to wear a face-covering in crowded and enclosed spaces where you may come into contact with other people you do not normally meet.