Length of wait for security screening in Stansted Airport in the UK 2017

How long did you queue when waiting to be security screened at Stansted airport?

by N. Sönnichsen, last edited Aug 19, 2019
Length of wait for security screening in Stansted Airport in the UK 2017 Security screening at Stansted Airport had an average waiting time between 1 to 20 minutes. One third of respondents from a 2017 survey reported queuing approximately 1-5 minutes. Only two percent of respondents stated that they had to wait more than 30 minutes before being able to continue to their gate. The same survey found that the majority were satisfied with their security screening experience at Stansted Airport. Stansted has been part of the Manchester Airport Group since 2013, which also includes Manchester and East Midlands airports.
Stansted has longest security screening queue

  Of airports located in and around London, Stansted had the longest such waiting time. By comparison, Gatwick had the fastest security lines, with 27 percent of respondents reporting that they did not have to wait at all.

Chartered flight users most satisfied

  Overall level of satisfaction with airport security screening in the United Kingdom was particularly high among those using chartered planes. Chartered flight users were very satisfied 61 percent of the time compared to 54 percent of scheduled flight users.
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