Helpful Doncaster Robin Hood Airport Information
As one of the North’s fastest growing airports, Doncaster Robin Hood Airport is extremely efficient and well run.
It has excellent facilities for holiday travellers, such as Travelex desks, cash machines, children’s play areas, as well as the essential places to eat, drink and shop throughout the terminal.
The whole idea behind Doncaster Robin Hood Airport is to offer a high level of service that you would expect at larger airports, without the hassle and large queues.
They also have the Animal Reception Centre to facilitate the importation and exportation of various pets, so if you want to take your furry friend with you abroad, they can help you do it with as little hassle as possible.
If you’re partial to a little shopping before boarding the plane, then you won’t be disappointed. Doncaster has plenty on offer in terms of duty free shopping, at World Duty Free, where you’ll find a huge selection of luxury products at discounted prices.
From perfume to designer sunglasses, you’ll find plenty to spend your money on. So why not treat yourself to your favourite perfume, or stock up on spirits to save delving into the mini bar when you get to your hotel?
They also offer a Shop & Collect service so you can buy before you fly and pick it all up on your way home. You can also stock up on reading material, drinks and snacks before you jet off at the airport WHSmith.
They also offer a selection of city guides and maps for a wide choice of destinations, so you can get ahead of the game before you arrive. And don’t forget you can also get any last minute currency changed at Travelex, as well as pick up pre-ordered currency on your arrival too.
Eating & Drinking
Once you’re through to the departure lounge, you can grab a drink and a bite to eat at The Running Horse.
Whether you’re looking for a cold pint, a hot steaming mug of tea or a hearty meal, they have it all in this unique venue that combines, pub, café and bar all under one roof. It’s the perfect place to sit and watch the world go by before heading to the departure gate.
There’s Wi-Fi available throughout the terminal at Doncaster Robin Hood, so you can log on and check Facebook or emails whilst you wait, but be warned hourly charges may apply, which can make it a little expensive.
Car Parking at Robin Hood Airport
Robin Hood Airport offers on-site parking, off-site parking and a Meet and Greet service. The on-site parking is within walking distance to the airport terminal.
However, if you want to be even closer to the terminal building then the premium parking option is what you need.
The on-site car park at Robin Airport quickly gets filled up. That means you could spend on average around ten minutes finding a space to park and then you could be at the other end of the car park.
All the spaces next to the terminal quickly go, but by using the premium parking option, which is right next door to the terminal building you are guaranteed a space.
You simply park your car, walk through the gate and within no more than sixty seconds you are at the check-in desk.
The off-site Robin Hood car parks are around 1.5 miles away and take around 3 minutes to get to the airport by the transfer service.
To learn more about the Robin Hood Airport car parks and to compare the best prices available, please visit our Robin Hood Airport car park page.
Hotels at Robin Hood Airport
If you are looking to relax before going on holiday and want to stay in a hotel near Robin Hood Airport, then the Ramada Encore Hotel offers the perfect location.
The popular Robin Hood Airport hotel is within walking distance of the airport and offers Internet and Wifi services. Also available is a bar and restaurant.
To compare prices of the hotels available, please visit our Robin Hood Airport hotels page.