How Early Should I Get to the Airport? When Should I Leave Home?

  • How early should I arrive at the airport?

  • How Long will my journey to the Airport Take?

  • How Long should I allow for check on?

If you are asking yourself these questions then our Flight Departure Time calculator is for you.

Simply answer the questions below and to find out your complete journey time, from front door to boarding..

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So what is at the Airport?

if you are flying from Heathrow, Manchester or Gatwick we have a little more information for your here along with links to the airports own pages and local travel information.

Lounging Around

Shall we do this in style? How about an Airport Lounge for an hour or so before the flight. Somewhere quiet to sit, free food and drinks, maybe even a cheeky glass of pop to get the holiday underway. Check out what we offer for the airport you are flying from with our lounge selector tool and then read about whats on offer.

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Fun! at the airport

Lets face it getting through an airport can involve a little waiting around, so have a go at some of little games and quizzes to pass the time.

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