Cambridge City Airport Supporting Duxford Airshow

Cambridge City Airport Supporting Duxford Airshow

This page has been put together to provide visitors to IWM Duxford with the most relevant information.

Be part of this special three-day event commemorating the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. The Friday spectacular Duxford Battle of Britain Proms starts off the 80th anniversary Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show weekend, remembering the men, women and aircraft entwined with Summer 1940. Tickets must be booked in advance.

Please note there will be NO GENERAL AVIATION ACCESS to Duxford Airfield for Duxford Battle of Britain Proms on 18 September 2020 and 80th anniversary Battle of Britain Air Show on 19-20 September 2020.

To support this fantastic event, Cambridge City Airport will be open and operating on the following dates and hours:

18 September 2020 10:00 – 18:00
19 September 202010:00 – 18:00
20 September 202010:00 – 18:00

We are very pleased to be able to offer the following rates to Duxford attendees

Aircraft under 2.7 Tonne MTOW

Landing FeeGrass Parking Fee
Single Engine£22.40£15.00 per 24hr
Twin Engine£30.00£15.00 per 24hr

Booking can be done via PPR through Air Traffic Control on the following contact details:

Cambridge City Airport ATC
01223 293737

Please have the following details ready when booking:

  • Aircraft Type
  • Call Sign & Registration
  • Pilot & Owner/Operator Name
  • Home Base
  • Departure Point & Destination
  • Contact Details
  • Arrival & Departure Date
  • PAX Inbound/Outbound
  • Fuel Requirements

Travel to and from Duxford

Train-Shuttle Bus

Due to the high number of visitors to the show, and social distancing restrictions on public transport, we strongly advise you allow additional travel time. Duxford Air Show’s transport partner, Stagecoach, will be managing shuttle routes and safety on the day. To find out more please read their ‘Stay Safe When You Travel’ guidance.

Please do check train times and plans before travelling at the National Rail Enquiries website or call 03457 48 49 50. A free shuttle bus from both Royston and Cambridge rail stations each day of our air shows, taking you directly to and from IWM Duxford.

Royston train station: 08.30-13.30  15.30-18.30

Cambridge train station: 08.30-13.30  15.30-18.30


Whilst experiencing a first-class concierge-style passenger and hospitality service at Cambridge City Airport, why not add even more to your package by travelling your journey in style.

Complementing our high standards, our in-house Chauffeur Service can take you directly from Cambridge City Airport to Duxford. Book now by getting in touch with Cambridge Jet Centre on our contact us page.

Bus routes

These can be found via Travel Lines East Anlglia, with the nearest bus stop being located directly outside Cambridge City Airport.


Cambridge City Airport has become the first southern base for Apollo Air Services, a leading UK VIP helicopter charter service. A helicopter charter lets you take to the skies and travel to your destination with speed and comfort. For occasions when you want to arrive in style, cars, buses, trains, even planes won’t do. There is something uniquely satisfying about descending from the sky for all to see in your own chartered helicopter.