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Check-in procedures will vary between airlines, so please check the arrangements for the airline that you are booked on.

If you are flying with Virgin Atlantic the following 3 options are open to you:

Online Check in Service

Just go to - It allows you to beat the queues and check in from home any time between 24 hours and 2 hours prior to departure.

*This service is available to all Virgin Atlantic passengers except: unaccompanied minors; young persons travelling alone; customers required by Virgin Atlantic to see a member of staff before checking in; some customers booked as part of a group or corporate group; customers checking in firearms; customers who are already checked in.

DIY Check in Kiosks

If you'd still prefer to check in at the airport, Virgin Atlantic has fantastic Kiosks at London Heathrow airport. You can check in using the self-service kiosks up to 1 hour before your flight is due to depart.

Twilight Check in

This service is available for all Virgin Atlantic passengers between noon and 9:00pm at Gatwick and allows you to check in the night before your flight - located at Virgin Atlantic's check in desks (North Terminal).

Airport Parking

Purple Parking

With Purple Parking you get secure parking with a reputable company available at most airports.

Meet & Greet at the airport

Drive straight to the terminal and have a driver meet you to take your car from you. They’ll drive it to & from the airport terminal to their own secure car park

Park & Ride Car Parking

Park at an off airport car park and use the free courtesy transfer service to take you to and from the airport terminal.

Save money & book in advance

Pre-booking airport parking not only guarantees you a space but saves you money on the price you would pay if you turned up on the day.

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