This is a guide to Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield (its full name). At www.robin-hood-airport.info you will find everything you need to know about Robin Hood airport, quickly and in one place.
This is not the official Robin Hood airport website (which is at www.robinhoodairport.com), it's an in depth guide to the airport, where everything you need to know is no more than 2 clicks away. Click on any of the links on the left to find the information you need, including Robin Hood Airport Parking and Robin Hood Airport Hotels.
Robin Hood is the UK's newest airport, opening in May 2005. It is situated in the heart of the Yorkshire and Humber region, close to the cities of Sheffield, Leeds, Hull, York and Lincoln. It was previously an RAF base (RAF Finningley) and was converted into a commercial airport by Peel Airports, who also own Liverpool John Lennon Airport.
Robin Airport Airport is 6 miles (10 kms) southeast of Doncaster or 18 miles (30 kms) northeast of Sheffield. It is easily accessible from the UKs major motorways including the M62 (Hull to Liverpool), M1 (London to Leeds), the A1 (London to Edinburgh) and also the M18.
The airport has one terminal, with an arrivals and departures floor. Passenger numbers were expected to be around 800,000 in the period May - December 2005. It has a runway capable of handing Boeing 747's and is also used for freight.
There is ample parking at Robin Hood airport, with over 2500 short term and long term airport parking spaces in a car park right in front of the airport. There is also one airport hotel close to the airport offering an overnight stay plus free airport parking package.
Once inside the terminal, you will find the facilities you would expect at a small regional airport. There is an airport lounge, currency exchange bureau but currently no ATMs. There is a limited range of eating options, good disabled facilities and there is duty free shopping.
For those meeting someone at Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport it couldn't be simpler. Follow the directions on our 'directions' page and park in the short term parking once you reach the airport (airport parking is clearly signposted). Then head for arrivals and check the flight status on the arrivals information boards for when you need to wait by the gate.
If want to know about airport security, the history of Robin Hood airport, technical data, or you want to do a spot of plane spotting, we can help you with that too. Just click on the relevant link in the boxes on the left.
And if you have a stop over at Robin Hood airport, have a look at our Robin Hood airport lounge and Robin Hood airport hotel pages, or you might have a look at the local attractions page, and take in one of the local sights whilst you wait for your connecting flight.
Robin Hood Airport contact details
Address: Hayfield Lane, South Yorkshire DN9 3XA
Information: +44 (0)870 833 2210 / 01302 801 010
Arrivals: +44 (0)870 833 2210
Lost property: +44 (0)870 833 2210
Fax: +44 (0)1302 801011
Selected technical data
Airport Code : DSA
Airport name : Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield
City : Doncaster / Sheffield
Country : United Kingdom
World Area Code: 493
GMT Offset : +0.0