easyJet opens first airport lounge at London Gatwick Airport

easyJet has recently announced the opening of its first airport lounge in collaboration with No1 Lounges at the North Terminal at London Gatwick Airport.

The new lounge was open for use on October 21, and can be booked in advance through easyJet’s exclusive partnership with Holiday Extras, online, on the day of travel. A range of one, two and three hour packages are available with prices starting from £18.50.

With space to eat, drink, work and play, The Gateway will offer customers a choice of complementary menus with a selection of dishes with table service, alongside a range of self-serve side dishes and hot and cold drinks.

The Gateway provides free Wifi and areas to work with convenient charging points, dining and lounge soft-seating. It also offers areas where families can enjoy exploring including the TV den and games room.

Rachael Smith, Commercial Proposition & Innovation Director for easyJet, commented: ‘We are delighted to be launching our very first airport lounge in partnership with No1 Lounges to serve passengers at London Gatwick, where we’re proud to be the largest airline. We’re always looking for opportunities to offer travellers more choice and great value, so we’re proud that The Gateway will be able to offer something for everyone whether it’s all the essentials for a workspace, somewhere comfortable to relax before jetting off or to entertain the family.’

Jonathan Pollard, Chief Commercial Officer, Gatwick Airport said: ‘We are delighted to welcome easyJet’s and No1 Lounges, The Gateway, to our North Terminal. As Gatwick’s biggest airline, it’s fantastic that easyJet has a dedicated space for all passengers to relax before their flight, whether travelling for business, leisure or with their family.’ All passengers travelling through London Gatwick Airport North Terminal can book to use the lounge regardless of airline or travel ticket class. They can also arrive without a booking and present their easyJet boarding pass on entry to the lounge.