Self-connecting at Gatwick? Use our GatwickConnects service for a simpler, faster connection

Anyone arriving and departing from Gatwick with the majority of our airlines on the same day can use GatwickConnects. We can even issue your onward boarding card and make sure your bags get on to your next flight. The service costs £7 and is available at the GatwickConnects desks in baggage reclaim.

Why use GatwickConnects?

  • A simpler, faster flight connection for just £7
  • Beat the bag drop queues
  • Early bag drop available*
  • Free Premium Security
  • More time shopping, eating and relaxing

All you need to do is...

  • Collect your luggage from your arriving flight and go to the GatwickConnects desk in baggage reclaim.
  • The GatwickConnects host will then check your eligibility to use the service**, check you in, take your bags and make sure they’re loaded onto your next flight.
  • Then just exit through Customs, head to security and through to the departure lounge.

Book your flights with GatwickConnects

We offer a flight booking service specifically designed to help you book flights which connect via Gatwick Airport. As well as offering good value, if you book with us, you'll receive our GatwickConnects+ service. Read more below.

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Free Premium Security

A dedicated security lane open between 04:00 and 20:45 every day.


Protected Connection

Offering a replacement ticket if you miss your onward flight connection.


GatwickConnects Baggage Service

Available between 06:00 and 18:00**.

* Passengers arriving earlier than six hours before their departure flight (easyJet only) from Gatwick may not be able to use the GatwickConnects baggage service due to airline system restrictions.

** Based on participating carrier and subject to availability.

Want to find out more and which airlines can use GatwickConnects and about our flight booking service? Read our GatwickConnects FAQs.

Terms and conditions apply.