Stansted Airport Lounge


4:30am to 8:30pm daily


  • Adults £25 i
  • Children £25 i


Stansted Airport Escape Lounge is located in the main departure lounge. Proceed through security checks and the Duty Free area. The entrance to the lounge is located between Coast to Coast and Pret a Manger.

Lounge Features

  • Complimentary hot and cold food
  • Complimentary wines, beers and spirits
  • Self-service soft drinks, tea and coffee
  • Wide range of newspapers and magazines
  • Unlimited WiFi
  • Flight information screens
  • Device charging points
  • TVs

The Stansted Airport Escape Lounge allows you to relax before you fly. Catch up on the news with the complimentary newspapers and magazines on offer, whilst you sit back and unwind.

The menu includes a complimentary buffet of hot and cold dishes

The complimentary buffet includes a selection of hot and cold options. For a wider range of hot dish options there is an upgraded menu available. See the breakfast menu » See the day menu »

A range of complimentary alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks are available

Enjoy a variety of complimentary alcoholic drinks including wines, beers and spirits, as well as an assortment of soft drinks, teas and coffees.

Time to book


Your lounge entry includes food from the self-service selection, plus one dish from the made-to-order menu. Extra dishes can be ordered for a fee of £4 per dish.

All drinks are included in the entry fee (excluding Champagne which can be purchased for a £6 fee), plus newspapers, magazines and unlimited WiFi.
You can use the lounge three hours prior to your flight time and buy extra hours in advance or while you’re in the lounge – if your flight’s delayed and you want to stay longer, for example.

Book online and we automatically calculate the time you can enter (three hours before your flight time to coincide with the opening times of many airline check-in desks). You're free to leave the lounge and return any time during your stay, but must keep your luggage with you at all times.
Book online and it costs £25 per adult and £25 per child aged 2-11. There's no entry fee for infants. Surcharges of £5 apply when entry is purchased on arrival.
Proceed through security checks and the Duty Free Area. Follow the signs for 'Premium Lounges' along the walkway just before 'Dixons‘ and take the stairs or elevator to the Executive Lounge level where the Escape lounge is located.
The Lounge dress code is smart/casual. Gentlemen's shoulders must be covered at all times. Shorts must be tailored and of reasonable length. Sports attire is not acceptable, football and rugby shirts must be covered. Matching attire (such as hen or stag items), fancy dress, personalised items or any other items that may cause offence to other lounge users are not permitted.
We welcome children in the Escape Lounge; those aged 24 months and older are required to pay the standard entry price. Children aged 0-23 months are permitted to enter for free, however we must be made aware of all infants in your party otherwise they may not be admitted.
Yes, this Escape lounge is accessible for wheelchair users.