London Farnborough: private jet rental

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London Farnborough: introduction


Farnborough Airport, located in the county of Hampshire in England, is a prime destination for private aviation. It is renowned for its world-class facilities and offers a high level of comfort and service. Strategically located close to London, it is the preferred choice for discerning travellers seeking efficiency. Whether for business or leisure travel, this airport offers an exclusive, tailor-made travel experience for its passengers. Discover with AEROAFFAIRES the benefits of private jet rental to Farnborough Airport.

History of London Farnborough Airport


The history of London Farnborough Airport dates back to the early 20th century. It was then used as a landing field for the first air flights. During the First World War, Farnborough played a crucial role as a base for the Royal Flying Corps. This contributed to aerial warfare efforts.

After the war, Farnborough became a major center for aviation research and development. Major advances were made in aerodynamics, aircraft engines and aviation technology.

During the Second World War, Farnborough was once again used as a military air base. It played an essential role in the UK’s defense against enemy air attack. After the war, the airport continued to be a center of aviation innovation and research. It hosted flight tests for new aircraft and technologies.

Over the decades, Farnborough Airport has become an important hub for private aviation. Its world-class facilities, location and rich history make it a destination of choice.


How do I get to Farnborough?


Arriving at Farnborough Airport by private jet promises a swift and exclusive travel experience. Firstly, passengers can opt for a direct flight to Farnborough Airport by private jet from their departure airport. Many private aviation companies and brokers offer customized flights to Farnborough. This gives travelers total flexibility in terms of schedules and itineraries.

Alternatively, travellers can choose to stop off at a nearby airport and transfer to Farnborough. Several London-area airports, such as Gatwick and Heathrow, offer transfer services to Farnborough. This ensures a seamless transition for private jet passengers needing to travel between these airports.

In addition, at Farnborough airport, travelers benefit from the services of FBOs (private terminals). These include a concierge service, lounges and work rooms, catering services and ground transportation. AEROAFFAIRES also offers personalized transfer services. Enjoy a comfortable, smooth journey from the airport to your final destination.

A helicopter transfer to Battersea Heliport in central London is also available. The trip takes 12 minutes.

Pets are welcome at Farnborough. The airport has a dedicated pet travel scheme. Cats, dogs and ferrets can travel in the cabin, provided they comply with pet regulations. For flights to London, this includes presentation of the pet’s passport, health record and microchip.


Discover private jet charter in London with AEROAFFAIRES!


Experts in private aircraft charter, AEROAFFAIRES offers VIP, personalized service at the best price. Whatever aircraft you’re looking for, your dedicated flight consultant will provide you with 24/7 assistance up to 2 hours before your flight.

Nearly 95,000 passengers have already flown with AEROAFFAIRES, on more than 20,000 different private aircraft. Traveling with AEROAFFAIRES also means supporting our Sky CO2 program, which helps finance the preservation of ecosystems in France.

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Price estimate for the rental of a private jet

The prices below are given as a guide. To estimate the price of your trip, please contact us to draw up a quote to meet your precise requirements.
From To Duration Plane Price Seats Price per passenger
🇫🇷 Paris 🇬🇧 London Farnborough 00:50 CESSNA CITATION MUSTANG Very Light Jets 6 650€ 4 1 662€
🇨🇭 Geneva Cointrin 🇬🇧 Farnborough 01:55 PILATUS PC-12 Turboprop Aircrafts 11 850€ 6 1 975€
🇩🇪 Berlin Schönefeld 🇬🇧 London Farnborough 01:50 PILATUS PC-24 Light Jets 15 500€ 8 1 937€

Useful information


Business Aviation Centre, Farnborough GU14 6XA, United Kingdom


  • Airport Code : FAB
  • IATA Code : FAB
  • ICAO Code : EGLF
  • Latitude : 511 633N
  • Longitude : 000 4635W
  • Altitude: 73 m
  • GPS: 51°16′31″N 000°46′39″W

Opening hours: London Farnborough Airport is open from 7am to 10pm Monday to Friday and from 8am to 8pm at weekends.

Runway length: 2,608 meters.

The size of the runway can accommodate all types of jets, including turboprops, light jets, medium jets, long-haul jets and regional aircraft.

At Farnborough Airport, FBOs FBO experience and TAG aviation offer a wide range of services, including:

  • VIP lounges
  • Meeting rooms
  • Shower rooms
  • Car rental
  • Customs and immigration services
  • Luggage services
  • Catering
  • Pets allowed
  • Aviator luxury hotel for passengers and crew.

Location & access

Farnborough Airport is approximately 64 kilometers (40 miles) from central London. The journey by car takes around 1 hour.

A 12-minute helicopter transfer to Battersea Heliport in central London is also available.

For passengers wishing to transfer to or from Heathrow airport, the drive is 29 kilometers (18 miles) and takes 30 minutes.

AEROAFFAIRES offers personalized transfer services. Enjoy a comfortable and smooth journey from the airport to your final destination.


Where to stay in London?

AEROAFFAIRES recommends the superb Rosewood London hotel, located near the business district. This luxurious hotel offers fine dining, meeting rooms and a SPA.

AEROAFFAIRES also recommends the Aviator Hotel, located within Farnborough Airport. This luxurious hotel is ideal for short stays and crew members wishing to stay close to their flights. It offers refined catering services as well as a SPA and event bookings.

What to do in London?

AEROAFFAIRES recommends the restaurant Le Coq d’Argent. This restaurant offers refined cuisine and a breathtaking view of the city of London.

Looking for a refined cocktail in an elegant atmosphere? The Connaught Bar is the place to be.

Finally, for an amazing and off-the-beaten-path shopping day, go to Liberty.

A question? Contact our team

Farnborough aéroport

Isabelle CLERC


Farnborough aéroport

François-Xavier CLERC


Our airline experts remain at your disposal to help you at every stage of your reservation.

  • What are the advantages of flying into Farnborough Airport in a private jet?

    Farnborough Airport is renowned for its modern facilities, design and quality service. It is one of the most popular private airports for passengers. In addition, it provides transfer services to and from major airports such as Heathrow and Gatwick. This ensures a smooth transition for passengers travelling to and from these airports.

  • What services does Farnborough Airport offer?

    Farnborough Airport offers a wide range of services within its FBOs (private terminals). These include baggage services, catering, concierge services, lounges and lounges, pet-friendly facilities, a luxury hotel and modern facilities.

  • Is it possible to book a last-minute flight to Farnborough?

    Yes, it’s perfectly possible to book a last-minute flight to or from Farnborough, weather and aircraft availability permitting.

  • What are the regulations for transporting pets?

    Cats, dogs and ferrets may travel in the cabin. For flights to London, pet transport regulations include presentation of the animal’s passport, health record and microchip implant.

    For travel within the European Union, including Ireland, Switzerland and Norway, pets with or without a UK pet passport must carry an animal health certificate issued by an official veterinarian within ten days of travel, as well as the documents required for microchipping and rabies vaccination.

    Treatment against echinococcal tapeworm is also required before travelling to Ireland, Finland, Malta and Norway.

  • How long does it take to arrive for a private flight at Farnborough?

    For private flights, it is generally advisable to arrive 20 minutes before flight departure.

  • What types of aircraft can Farnborough Airport handle?

    The airport can accommodate all types of aircraft, including turboprops, light jets, medium jets, long-haul jets and regional aircraft.

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