Luton Airport travel alert: M1 Road Works & Delays

Are you heading for sunnier shores and flying out of Luton Airport? Get the latest M1 traffic alerts and information here.


01/08/2016 – ongoing: 

DELAYS: Please note there are extensive delays on all approach roads leading to Luton airport. Please allow additional time for your journey to the airport. These delays are affecting all vehicles, including cars, buses and taxis.

ROADWORKS:In addition to delays approaching the airport, please note night closures for bridge repairs on the M1 between junctions 11 and 12 are likely cause traffic congestion around Luton airport.

Please allow plenty of additional time to get to and from Luton airport.

Closures will be between 10PM to 6AM on the following dates:

Date All Lanes Closure Lane Closures
Monday 8th August Southbound Northbound
Tuesday 9th August Southbound Northbound
Wednesday 10th  August Northbound Southbound
Thursday 11th August Northbound  Southbound
Monday 22nd August Southbound  Northbound
Tuesday  23rd August Southbound Northbound
Wednesday 24th  August Northbound Southbound

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Important information: Sat-nav users heading for Luton Airport

The new road layout is now in operation around Luton Airport and this information may not be available on current mapping or sat-nav systems. Make sure you follow local direction/diversion signs and adhere to temporary speed restrictions.

Swerve the jams…

Ongoing traffic works affecting the approach to Luton Airport are made up of several phases, so make sure you’re not caught out by downloading this NRIX traffic app. It’s constantly updated and will warn you of delays before you set out – and help you re-route to beat the jams and find the fastest route to the airport. A must-have app for passengers heading to Luton Airport during the current road upgrades.

Get it here for Android devices

Get it here for Apple devices

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Slash time with meet and greet parking

Booking a chauffeur-driven meet and greet service can help cut a heap of time from your journey from home to check-in, so browse the Luton Airport Parking options APH has to offer.

Book a hotel and parking package

Save yourself the headache of queuing in traffic on the day of your flight by booking an airport hotel or hotel and parking package at Luton Airport. Don’t sit in your car stressing when you could be lounging over a lazy breakfast before arriving at the terminal refreshed and ready for your flight.

If you have any concerns or require further assistance then please contact APH Customer Services on 01342 859442

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1 comment for “Luton Airport travel alert: M1 Road Works & Delays

  1. Susanne kelly
    September 9, 2016 at 7:09 am

    How long are the delays approx should we allow an hour or more

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