Even the celebs love Humberside Airport
Opening in 1941 as a Royal Air Force Base during World War II, the site was abandoned just after the war came to an end in 1945.
Seeing great potential in this friendly airport, the local council finally opened its doors again in 1974, making it your gateway to some of the world’s most charming destinations.
Enhancing the customer experience, Humberside Airport decided to open an onsite flying school, so that aviation enthusiasts could take to the skies.
Keep your eyes peeled because you might spot a celeb or two with Weston Aviation. This company works as an executive handling service to any private jet or helicopter arriving in Humberside, providing the perfect spot for a couple of A-list favourites to sneak in.
TUI and Balkan holidays
Whether you fancy a cheeky escape to Bulgaria or a family fun-filled holiday to Majorca, with 10 exclusive routes to pick from, you’ll be heading to sun-soaked beaches before you know it.
They’ve carefully picked destinations you’ll fall head over heels for and the same goes for UK tour operators. Ensuring you a journey with a smile is TUI and every Saturday Balkan are ready to take you on your next adventure.
If upon your return you’ve caught that dreaded holiday blues, there are two travel agent stores just before the check-in desks. Say hello to your next cheap holiday from Humberside Airport.
Relax before your holiday
Once voted the best European airport serving fewer than two million passengers a year, Humberside Airport has top-notch facilities ready for you.
Discover the World Duty Free, where you’ll find your favourite big brands in perfume, spirits, cosmetics and accessories at discounted prices. Get all your latest books, magazines and newspapers at WH Smiths.
Let those hours fly by with a nice cold pint in hand from the Aviator restaurant. While you’re there, you could pick up anything from fresh paninis to jacket potatoes.
Treat yourself to some additional extras in the Aspire Lounge for an exclusive airport experience. You’ll be showered in complimentary wines, spirits and beers, not to mention some snacks, yours for the taking.
It’s the perfect spot to read those pesky work emails and you’ll almost feel at home thanks to the flat screen TV and complimentary fast Wi-Fi.
Reaching Humberside Airport
Keeping the whole country connected, your holidays from Humberside Airport start at postcode DN39 6YH.
Excellent road connections with the main UK east-west and north-south motorway networks make travelling by car easy. You’ll find the M18, M62, M1 and A1 all grant easy access to the airport grounds.
Once you’ve arrived you’ll find all the car parks well signposted and better yet, you’ll only be minutes away from the terminal.
You don’t even have to pre-book your parking as there are car park spaces designed specifically for people who want to simply turn up – ideal for those spontaneous last minute holidays from Humberside Airport. Or to be on the safe side, pre-book your spot and head to Car Park one.
Your nearest train station is Barnetby, which is only a seven minute drive away from the airport. If you require transportation from the station to the airport, you can arrange for a car to pick you up through Cable Taxi’s.
If you live locally, look out for the Humber Flyer, the bus service which operates Monday to Saturday between Cleethorpes, Grimsby, Humberside Airport, Barton and Hull.
Stay a little longer in Humberside
You’ll be greeted with open arms when you stay in one of the hotels surrounding the airport.
A favourite among travellers and located just down the road, you’ll find the Forest Pines Hotel which is nestled in 190 acres of beautiful woodland. A stay here will most definitely get you excited for that All Inclusive holiday from Humberside Airport, they pull out all the stops to ensure you get that much needed R&R.
Just feet away from the airport doors are the Nightel hotel for Offshore Gas, windfarm, business and industrial workforces. Featuring 100 en-suite bedrooms, a cinema, gym, pool table and darts boards, your time here will be more than a good night’s rest.