Flying out

You will need:

PassportPASSPORT    TicketsTICKETS    BaggageBAGGAGE

Step 1

Check-in

check in kioskThere are lots of different check-in options available - online, day before and of course, at the airport.

To save time, have your tickets and passport ready, and make sure your hand baggage contains only valuables and items you will need during the journey.

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Step 2

Security

family in security areaWith a little preparation, there’s a lot you can do to make sure your journey through airport security is as quick and hassle-free as possible. 

We've set out our top tips and security guidelines to make it easy for you.

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Step 3

Relax & enjoy

shopping and eatingNow you can relax and have some me time while you wait for your flight to be called. So whether it's last minute holiday essentials, a make up treat or the latest in 3G tablets, we've got something for you at Gatwick. 

Check our shop & restaurant finder