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Which airport for university of Hertfordshire?

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onanothertrain Tue 12-Mar-19 11:46:39

Work day trip to university of Hertfordshire with meeting from 1- 5 pm. Flying from / to Edinburgh although could also do Glasgow. I will be using public transport to get to and from the uni. I think Luton may be the closest airports but last flight from Luton is 1915. Can anyone help?

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meow1989 Tue 12-Mar-19 11:52:26

Would Stansted not be closer? Otherwise I think Luton is your best bet

MirandaWest Tue 12-Mar-19 11:56:48

Luton would be closer. Neither likely to be that great for public transport

Sycamoretrees Tue 12-Mar-19 11:58:08

Train might be better, Edinburgh to Stevenage then get the bus.

Daisymay2 Tue 12-Mar-19 11:59:34

I would say Stansted or possibly London City
I think both airports have awkward onward journeys

RockyFlintstone Tue 12-Mar-19 12:01:15

Hmmm, Luton would be easier in terms of public transport to get to Hatfield (taxi to Hitchin and then get the train down to Hatfield) I think, but if the last flight is at 7:15pm that's no good is it?

Stansted is slightly further away but will be tricky to get to by public transport I think? Actually you could get Stansted Express to Hertford and then taxi to Hatfield I guess. In fact that might be easier because then you can get a taxi straight to the uni.

onanothertrain Tue 12-Mar-19 13:43:07

Thanks all. Seems there is a bus that gets to Luton Airport at 1805. Its a long time since I've been in Luton Airport, will it be possible to get thar bus and catch the 1915 flight??

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CrazyCrunk Tue 12-Mar-19 13:49:42

Yes that'll be fine if you're not checking any luggage and especially if you've checked in online, all you'll be doing is security and going to gate.

onanothertrain Tue 12-Mar-19 14:22:24

Great. Thanks again

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anniehm Tue 12-Mar-19 14:40:40

Luton is close by, Heathrow next closest

ideasofmarch Tue 12-Mar-19 14:53:15

Heathrow next closest you must be joking

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