With this low-cost airlines, there are a lot of airports that have much more traffic than a few years ago, and now their flights have multiplied thanks to the fact that they are "smaller" airports and the low-cost ones operate there since they It is cheaper than doing it in the main ones. One of these is Stansted Airport , in London, which thanks to these companies is at full capacity almost 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
If you are going to travel to London on a low-cost basis, this airport will surely touch you, so I will give you all the information that I think you may need to get around, to go to the center of London and also some other curiosity. Take note:
– Currently it has more than 100 routes to different destinations around the world, several of them in cities of our country. You can also use it as a stopover to go to any of the countries to which it has flights.
– It is the third largest in the city, behind Heathrow and Gatwick, and handles approximately 15 million passengers a year.
– Your building was built in 1991 and was designed by Norman Foster’s team of architects, one of the most prestigious architects in the world. The boarding gates are at the same height as the airport itself, which gives greater security to all passengers.
– It has a passenger terminal and 3 more that are satellites and that are located at the different boarding gates and that you can easily access from the main terminal.
– To go to London you have it very easy since at the airport there is a train station and the trains go to Liverpool Street station , from where you can then take the subway, bus, taxi or walk. You can also leave the airport by bus as there are several that go to the main London stations such as Victoria, Golders Green or Stratford. If you are going to take a car, the airport is next to the M-11 motorway so in half an hour you will be in London.
– Finally, and as a curiosity, to tell you that the Stansted control tower is the largest of all the airports in the United Kingdom.