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Escape Lounge

Quick Lounge Booking

*Children are welcomed to the Escape Lounge. Children aged 0-23 months enter for free. Please call 0871 310 3300 to make us aware if you are bringing children aged 0-23 months.

Escape Lounge Information

Dining & Bar

Dining & Bar

The complimentary buffet and a la carte offering is prepared using fresh locally sourced ingredients and is served alongside complimentary alcoholic and soft drinks.

A complimentary selection of alcoholic and soft drinks are available throughout the day, including red wine, white wine, beer, cider and a selection of spirits, alongside soft drinks and fresh fruit juices. For those special occasions premium drinks can be purchased at the bar.

The escape menu caters for all tastes, you can enjoy the breakfast menu, which includes a selection of cereals, porridge and warm croissants or enjoy a freshly prepared breakfast bap.

Our brunch and afternoon menu offers a delicious selection of freshly baked pies and pastries, grazing boards, fresh salads, pasta and bloomer sandwiches, which complement the delicious soup of the day. A choice of freshly made tray bakes, cakes and biscuits are to be enjoyed by those with a sweet tooth.

Brunch & Afternoon Menu

Enjoy freshly prepared rolls and croissants and appetising soup of the day, before sampling from a delectable assortment of hand cut sandwiches and a selection of cheeses from across the continent from our sumptuous buffet.

A Young Explorer's menu caters to the tastes of smaller passengers, while a member of our service team can prepare meals ranging from a Salmon Nicoise Salad to a traditionally prepared Spaghetti Bolognese.


Brunch and All Day Menu
Escape Breakfast

Breakfast Menu

If you're up early for a morning flight, be sure to take advantage of our Escape Breakfast Menu.

Available each day until 11am, Escape Lounge visitors can tuck in to a selection of cereals and yoghurt with seasonal fresh fruit, alongside a range of delicious a la carte choices including a pancake stack laced with Canadian Maple Syrup.


The Escape Lounge at Stansted merges serene relaxation with the functional practicalities of an office space, with the provision of a free Wi-Fi catering for any last minute business needs before flying.

Tranquility at Escape
Check In

Check In at the Escape Lounge

You can check in to the lounge up to three hours prior to flight departure. Lounge access is reserved from the time you specified in your booking and your 3 hour entitlement commences from this time.

Children & Further Information

The Escape Lounge welcomes children. Children aged 2 years and older are required to pay the standard entry price

Groups numbering over six wishing to use the Escape Lounge facilities must receive prior authorisation from the lounge before booking. Should you wish to make a booking for more than six passengers, or if you are bringing children aged 0-23 months, please telephone 0871 310 3300.

The lounge is accessible for wheelchair users.

  • The Escape Lounge welcomes children. Children aged 0-23 months enter for free from 1 April. We must be made aware of all children and infants (0-23 months) using the lounge otherwise they may not be admitted
  • A flat rate of £21.00 per person will apply for all users of the lounge (£25 per person walk-up price on the day)
Children & Further Information


The lounge is situated on a mezzanine floor in the main departure lounge area. The entrance to the lounge is located between Coast to Coast and Pret a Manger.

Pre-book Price £21.00, £25 turn-up. Children aged 0-23 months enter for free.

Escape Lounge Dress Code

Escape Lounge Dress Code

The dress code in the lounge is smart casual, shorts must be below the knee, baseball caps and football shirts not suitable for wear in the Escape Lounge, alongside hen and stag party attire and any items of clothing with slogans which may cause offence to other travellers.

*Calls charged at 10p/min from a BT Landline. Calls from mobiles & other networks may vary
Useful Information
Opening Hours We open our doors at 4.00am, to make your early starts less stressful. We then close for the evening at 8.30pm.
Contact Number

0871 310 3300*