London Luton airport revealed to be the best airport in London | Travel News | Travel

London Luton airport has been named the best airport in London, according to a new study. Six main London airports were examined in the research and given a percentage rating based on flight delays, queueing times, travel fares and connection times. London bus tour operator The Original Tour analysed data from the airports as well as from the UK Civil Aviation Authority. Luton’s pole position came thanks to it having the shortest delay time of 7.1 minutes. It also has the shorter average queuing times of 6.06 minutes. The airport also…

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Luton Airport baggage handler strike to affect thousands during summer holidays | Travel News | Travel

Luton Airport passengers flying this weekend could be affected by the latest baggage handler strike. Members of the union Unite have announced a planned strike will take place between 3am on 20 July and 1:59pn on 22 July. This is the start of many UK school summer holidays and the beginning of peak travel, especially for families. The walkout could cause travel chaos across the airport which serves a number of destinations in Europe. Unless the dispute can be solved, which is in regards to a pay dispute with members…

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Luton Airport bank holiday strikes: Will YOUR flight be affected? | Travel News | Travel

Luton Airport strikes will occur over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend as workers dispute pay and zero hours contracts. But will a strike disrupt your bank holiday holiday plans? It is known strikes in the past have led to cancelled flights and delays. A Sky News Breaking posted this evening explains that staff from multiple departments are striking. It reads: “The Unite union says workers at London Luton Airport including baggage handlers, firefighters and security staff are to stage strikes over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend in disputes over pay…

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