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Located in the Bromley area, south-east of the British capital, London Biggin Hill Airport is one of London’s main business airports.
AEROAFFAIRES will make your trip a quiet and peaceful one by telling you in this article everything you need to know about London Biggin Hill Airport.
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Location & access
London Biggin Hill Airport is located about 30 km from central London. It takes an average of 50 minutes to reach the heart of the British capital from the aerodrome via the B251 motorway.
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With nearly 90,000 movements per year, London Biggin Hill Airport is one of London’s most popular airports for private aviation.
Its coordinates are:
- Airport Code: BQH/EGKB
- Latitude: 51° 19′ 51″ north
- Longitude: 51° 19′ 19′ 51″ est
- Altitude: 183 m
- Runway length: 1802 m and 792 m
The airport is open on weekdays from 6:30 am to 11 pm and on weekends from 9 am to 9 pm. Due to noise pollution, aircrafts are prohibited to take off and land between 9 pm and 6.30 am on weekdays, and between 8 pm and 9 am on weekends.
As both tracks are relatively short, they are suitable for:
Furthermore, the services offered by London Biggin Hill Airport meet the expectations of business customers. You will thus find:
- VIP lounges to rest before the flight;
- Rooms dedicated to crews;
- Catering service;
- Discreet access to your aircraft.
History of London Biggin Hill Airport
The airport was first the airfield of the Royal Flying Corps, predecessors of the Royal Air Force during the First World War. It was later rebuilt to accommodate aircrafts that served during the Second World War.
Following the closure of Croydon Airport in 1958, Biggin Hill Airport was opened to civil aviation in 1958. Today, it is mainly used by business and private aviation.
During your stay in London, AEROAFFAIRES recommends you to book a room at the Four Seasons Hotel located near Park Lane.
For a gourmet and refined meal, head to the two-star restaurant The Greenhouse, before enjoying a drink at Sketch, a bar with a surprising atmosphere.
Finally, for a London tour off the beaten track, we recommend you a visit to the magnificent Leighton House Museum.