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Guides To Travelling

Guides to Travelling

Your one-stop guide to help you on your journey when travelling with Stansted Airport. 

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Special Assistance

Information and advice to help passengers with special needs plan their route through Stansted Airport.

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FastTrack is a dedicated channel to enable you to fly through security and reach the departure lounge more quickly, and will be available to passengers at Stansted Airport in the near future. 

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Security FAQ's

Your airline may enforce restrictions on the size and number of cabin bags.

Restrictions on types of items suitable to take on holiday and the amount of liquids also needs to be taken into consideration before flying. 

Fear of Flying

If you have a fear of flying then we can help. Nervous or reluctant flyers are more common than you may think, with statistics suggesting that 1 in 6 of us may experience some kind of anxiety when flying.

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Pet Travel Scheme

Pet Travel Scheme

The Pet Travel Scheme is the system that allows:

Pet dogs, cats and ferrets to enter the UK without quarantine as long as they meet certain requirements.

People in the UK to take their dogs, cats and ferrets to other countries and territories, and return with them to the UK without the need for quarantine.

More information on this scheme can be found at

Travelling With Children

At Stansted Airport we make every effort to ensure that both you and your children have a safe and enjoyable journey.

Arriving and Departing

Arriving & Departing

Whether you're going away or coming home, we have a whole array of services to make your journey even easier.