Early morning disruption to Gatwick Express Sunday 23 August

More engineering works this weekend are set to affect Gatwick Express services on Sunday 23 August.

Between the hours of 01:35 and 06:30, buses will replace trains between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport.

Gatwick meet and greet parking company fined £7,000 for misleading customers

A two-year operation by Trading Standards has resulted in the prosecution of a Gatwick meet and greet parking company, the Daily Mail reports. Airport Parking Limited claimed to offer secure parking in an area that was manned 24 hours a day and … [Continue reading]

easyJet axes guaranteed cabin baggage policy

Flying with easyJet this summer? Be aware that the airline has changed its hand luggage policy. Up until recently, the airline guaranteed items of hand luggage measuring 50 x 40 x 20cm or less would be permitted to remain with passengers during … [Continue reading]

Early morning disruption for Gatwick Express Sun 16 Aug

Planning to travel by train to Gatwick on Sunday 16 August? Be aware that engineering works taking place will result in some line closures. On the Gatwick Express service, buses will replace trains between the hours of 00:30 and 06:00. … [Continue reading]

Gatwick sees 30 months of consecutive passenger growth

More than 4.3 million passengers passed through Gatwick Airport last month – the airport’s busiest ever July – marking two-and-a-half years of consecutive monthly growth. Passenger numbers were up by 6.4% on July 2014, with North-Atlantic routes … [Continue reading]

Ryanair website and mobile app to close for five hours tonight

Ryanair’s website and mobile app will be unavailable to five hours, the airline has announced. From 21:00 hours today, 11 August, until 02:00 on Wednesday 12 August, Ryanair’s website and mobile app will be unavailable for online check-ins, … [Continue reading]

BA announces Gatwick to Valencia flights

British Airways is set to go head to head with easyJet after announcing it will launch flight to Valencia from Gatwick. BA’s Valencia flights will commence on 6 November, initially operating four times per week – Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and … [Continue reading]

M23 smart motorway plan

A 10-mile section of the M23 will be upgraded to a ‘smart motorway’, Highways England has announced. The smart motorway scheme, which will add a fourth lane by converting the hard shoulder to a traffic lane, uses signage and technology to adjust … [Continue reading]

BA makes changes to baggage allowances

British Airways is rolling out new baggage allowances over the next few weeks. Hold luggage From 11 August 2015, passengers purchasing World Traveller (economy) fully flexible Y class fares will only be permitted to check in one free bag with a … [Continue reading]

New Gatwick to Germany flights announced

easyJet has announced it is to launch flights to Friedrichshafen in German this winter. Flights will commence on December 12 and operate twice weekly - Saturdays and Sundays. … [Continue reading]