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Air Travel

London Heathrow (LHR)
The main international airport for the United Kingdom is London Heathrow. It is served by major international airlines such as British Airways and Lufthansa.

London Luton
Our nearest public airport is London Luton which is situated just off Junction 10 of the M1. More information on London Luton Airport

From here you can catch a train direct from Luton Airport Parkway station to Bedford. National rail travel information website . On arriving at Bedford you can take a bus or taxi to the campus. (see ‘Bus travel’ and ‘Taxi information’ below).

Alternatively there are bus services (see ‘Bus travel’ below) to Milton Keynes, where you can change for a bus to Cranfield campus. Alternatively, a quicker option is to take a taxi (see ‘Taxi information’ below).

Other surrounding airports

There are good airport links from several airports around Cranfield. These include:

London Heathrow
London Stansted
London Gatwick
Birmingham Airport
There is information about travel from these airports to Milton Keynes and Bedford on their websites.

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There is a conference centre at the University, alternatively there are also internationally recognised brands such as The Hilton in nearby Milton Keynes

Student Travel Tips
Post your student travel tips here, alternatively tell us about your travel experiences to/from the university campus.