Robin Hood Airport
Ideally placed for access from the Yorkshire and Humber region, Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield saw its first commercial flight in April 2005. The airport was then the first large airport to be opened since Stansted in 1966. Located on the site of what was RAF Finningley in the 1930s and a front line bomber command base during World War II, Doncaster Sheffield Airport offers a range of budget flights to a choice of popular holiday destinations, plus cheap flights to a selection of Polish destinations.
Facilities at Robin Hood Airport
Robin Hood Airport’s modern terminal building has all essential facilities across two floors, with the Departure lounge after passing through security located on the first floor and Check-in/ Arrivals situated on the ground floor before security. On-site facilities include a duty free shop and newsagents, and two on-site family friendly restaurants. WiFi internet access via The Cloud is also available in the terminal building. A free soft play area for younger children is also available.
Parking at Robin Hood Airport
Exceptional value Doncaster Airport parking rates are available – book online via the Airport’s website for the best prices. Options for parking at Robin Hood Airport include self-park car parks or key handover option. Long and short term parking is located within minutes, easy walking distance, of the Terminal building.
Car Hire at Robin Hood Airport
Car hire firms at Robin Hood Airport include big names such as Enterprise, Hertz and Euopcar all located adjacent to Arrivals making it easy to organise car rental. An Allocated car rental car park also sits within easy reach of the Terminal building.
Getting to Robin Hood Airport
Situated in the heart of the Yorkshire and Humber region, Robin Hood Airport is ideally close to Doncaster, Sheffield, York, Hull, Leeds and Lincoln. Easily accessed off major motorway links including the M1, M62, A1 and the M18, the Airport is really easy to get to whether your coming from the North, South, East or West of the country.
A convenient Car Drop Off and Pick Up area is located in the main passenger car park, and visitors get 15 minutes free of charge (after 15 minutes short stay parking charges apply). Doncaster is just 15 minutes from Robin Hood Airport making it the closest large town. Sheffield is a mere 30 minutes and York just 45 minutes away. A dedicated bus service runs regularly to the airport from Doncaster railway station every half an hour.
Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.