Private Charter Jet Services to the United Kingdom
The United Kingdom also known as Great Britain and England is a popular private jet charter destination. Whether traveling for business or pleasure you can rely on ElJet to coordinate your trip to the UK in luxury, safety and at reasonable rate.
The service sector of the United Kingdom is dominated by financial services, especially in banking and insurance. London is the world’s largest financial centre with the London Stock Exchange, the London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange, and the Lloyd’s of London insurance market all based in the City of London. London also has the largest concentration of foreign bank branches in the world.
London is a major center for international business and commerce and is the leader of the three “command centres” for the global economy (along with New York City and Tokyo). The United Kingdom is the fifth largest economy in the world and the second largest in Europe after Germany.
Tourism is very important to the British economy. The United Kingdom is ranked as the sixth major tourist destination in the world.
Jet Charter Airports serving London are:
London Heathrow Airport or Heathrow (LHR, EGLL), located in London, England, is the principal and biggest airport serving the United Kingdom. Heathrow is the world’s third busiest airport for passenger traffic, and handles more international passenger traffic than any other airport in the world.
London City Airport (LCY, EGLC) is a single-runway airport, intended for use by STOL (Short Take Off and Landing) airliners, and principally serving the financial districts of London. London City is the fifth-largest international airport in size serving the London area after Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Luton. A popular choice for private jets.
London Biggin Hill Airport (BQH, EGKB) is an airport at Biggin Hill on the southern edge of the United Kingdom’s capital city of London.
London Ashford Airport or Lydd Airport (LYX, EGMD) is another popular choice for London jet charter travelers.
Gatwick Airport (LGW, EGKK) is London’s second largest airport and the second busiest airport in the United Kingdom after Heathrow. It is the world’s 22nd busiest airport in terms of passengers per year.
London Luton Airport (LTN, EGGW) (previously called Luton International Airport) is an international airport located on the edge of the town of Luton, approximately 30 miles north of London. It is the fourth largest airport serving the London area after Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted and is one of London’s five international airports along with London City Airport.
London Stansted Airport (STN, EGSS) is a large passenger airport located about 30 miles north-east of London. Stansted is a hub for a number of major European low-cost carriers. It is the third busiest airport in the United Kingdom and is the third largest airport serving the London area after Heathrow and Gatwick; and is one of London’s five international airports along with Luton and London City Airports. One of the busiest private jet charter airports.