How to find Aviation House

Directions and information on facilities at Aviation House

Civil Aviation Authority
Medical Department
Aeromedical Centre
Aviation House
Gatwick Airport South Area
West Sussex RH6 0YR

: 01293 573700 (see Call Centre Options for details)
When emailing your query – please ensure that you put your CAA reference number in the subject heading for easy identification.  If you do not have a CAA reference number, please put your surname and initial.  Please also be sure to include your current correspondence address and date of birth in the body of the email.

Travel to Aviation House

By Road

The map link below shows the access to Aviation House, in Beehive Road, from the road system in the Gatwick area.  The building itself is 4 storeys high, mostly glass and grey in appearance, and has the CAA logo prominently displayed on the top of the building.

By Public Transport

Instructions on getting to Aviation House by public transport.

Map to Aviation House

The No 10 and 20 bus timetable

On Arrival


Candidates should park in the visitors parking area, which is the first car park reached on turning left into the site, following the Aviation House name plinth.  Car parking is limited and candidates are requested to use public transport if possible.

Arrival Procedure

Please allow adequate time on the first visit to the building to locate the venue and to complete the initial booking in procedure.  You should book in at the Aviation House main Reception desk, which is located inside the main entrance, where you will be issued with a visitors pass and directed to the Aeromedical Centre.

Meal Arrangements

Meals and snacks can normally be purchased from the Aviation House restaurant, (not available until 12.15 pm).  This facility may have to be withdrawn at short notice if a security alert is in progress.
Vending machines provide a selection of hot and cold drinks, and confectionery is available from a vending machine in the PLD reception area.


Public call box facilities, both cash and phonecard, can be found in the Aviation House atrium.

An ATM is also available in the atrium.  Please note that you may be charged for using this facility.


Medical appointments are available at 0830 and 1245, Monday to Friday and are normally available within ten days.  For more details, please contact our Call Centre on +44 (0)1293 573700, select option 1, then option 3 for appointments.  Please note that appointments for medicals, consultant reviews and investigations cannot be made via e-mail.   Details of charges can be found in the current scheme of charges.




June 2013