Getting to Heathrow Airport

Getting to Heathrow is easy, it is accessible via lots of different transport options. Situated just 15 miles west of central London, travellers can reach the airport using a range of transport.


The Heathrow Express is the fastest way to get to Heathrow from central London. Leaving at regular intervals from London Paddington Train Station, passengers can travel in comfort with access to free-WIFI and at-seat power sockets, as well as on-board TV, ample baggage space and air-conditioning. First Class carriages offer even more luxury, including larger seats, extra legroom, tables and complimentary newspapers and magazines. Tickets can be purchased online, at the station ticket machines or via the Heathrow Express app. The Express Saver single fare is £22-25 dependent upon travel times. A return ticket is between £37-44


Travelling via the London Underground is the cheapest method for getting to Heathrow Airport. The Piccadilly Line provides the most comprehensive, cost-effective rail route between Heathrow and the capital. Journeys via the Tube take under an hour, and you shouldn’t have to wait longer than five minutes for a connection, even during peak times.


Heathrow is situated just 15 miles west of central London and can be easily accessed from the M4 and M25 motorways. Airport parking is widely available, with a variety of options to suit your needs, from Short Stay to Business Class, Valet Parking or Long Stay options for when you’re in a hurry or require absolute convenience

Bus and Coach

Coach services run from the National Express and other well-known providers, from over 500 destinations throughout the UK. Buses connect with the local rail network (leading on to Heathrow) and many buses run directly from hotels, with group travel options available for some larger bookings.

Taxis and Mini-Cabs

As one of the world’s most famous and well-connected airports, Heathrow is reachable by many other modes of transport. There is ample parking space at the airport (available at competitive rates) and Heathrow’s official website includes regular updates about any potential delays which could impede your travel.