Opening Times

Visitor Information

Opening times

January - February

Main Park 8am - 4pm Shop 9am - 3:30pm
Reception 9am - 3:30pm Cafe 8am - 3:30pm

March - May

Main Park 8am - 6pm Shop 9am - 5pm
Reception 9am - 5pm Cafe 8am - 5:30pm

June - August

Main Park 8am - 8pm Shop 9am - 7pm
Reception 9am - 5pm Cafe 8am - 7pm


Main Park 8am - 5pm Shop 9am - 4pm
Reception 9am - 4pm Cafe 8am - 4:30pm


Main Park 8am - 4pm Shop 9am-3.30pm
Reception 9am-3.30pm Cafe 8am - 3.30pm


Explore the aircraft

Discover Concorde The Concorde G-BOAC was the flagship supersonic airliner of the BA fleet. Choose from our Classic, Engineering, VIP and Private Tour Packages. Please note: Access to the Concorde Hangar is permitted as part of a tour and is subject to availability, to guarantee your place on a tour you are advised to book your place in advance

Tour Nimrod The RAF decommissioned this patrol and attack aircraft in 2010. The minimum height restriction for Nimrod tours is 1.2m. Nimrod tours are bookable in advance.

Hop on board the Avro RJX, DC10 or Trident -at least one of these will be open free of charge every day.

Further information on our aircraft

Raised viewing mound

Gives a clear 180-degree view over the airfield. There are approximately 600 aircraft movements each day so there is always something to see

Children's play area

A range of play equipment suitable for ages from 4-12 years of age


The Park is FREE for visitors who get here by foot, bicycle or on public transport.

Car and motorbike parking charges are as follows: £5 up to 2 hours, £10 for 2 hours up to 4 hours, and £12 for all stays over 4 hours.

Coach parking is charged at a flat rate of £12. Parking is free for all conference delegates. Parking charges are included in the price of all aircraft tours*

*parking not included for short tours, Flight Academy and some special event tours

If you are a frequent visitor to the Runway Visitor Park you may wish to consider purchasing a Multi-Entry Pass which could bring your parking charge down to as little as £2 per visit. Multi-Entry Passes are only available to purchase in person at the Runway Visitor Park reception. Full details and terms and conditions are available on the application form.

Download Multi-Entry Pass application form


We try and make it easy for everyone to access and enjoy the Runway Visitor Park. Find out more information here

Guide and Assistance dogs are welcome at the Park (Other dogs are not permitted)




  1. Avro RJX
  2. Avro RJX
  3. Concorde Hanger
  4. Conference Rooms
  5. Crest Newts
  6. Disabled Parking
  7. Education Centre
  8. Event Space
  9. Main Car Park
  10. Monarch DC-10
  11. Nimrod
  12. Play Area
  13. Trident Three