London Heathrow Airport
Located 32km to the west of central London, LHR is listed amongst the busiest airports in the world.
It handles more than 219000 passengers daily. Heathrow receives more international traffic than any other airport in the globe.
It has four terminals each with currency exchange facilities, information counters, accommodation desks, restaurants, shops, and cafes.
Arrivals and Departures
All arrivals for this property are found on the ground floor of terminals 3, 4, 5, and the first floor of terminal 2.
The fourth and fifth floors of terminal 2, the ground floor of terminal 3, the second floor of terminal 4, and the top floor of terminal 5 are reserved for departures.
Traveling from and to the Airport
Multiple trains convey passengers from Heathrow to London.
The Express train is the fastest way to get into central London. It takes about 15-20 minutes to reach London Paddington.
TfL Rail services run from Paddington, calling at Ealing Broadway, West Ealing, Hanwell, Southall, Hayes & Harlington, and Heathrow Central (Terminals 2, 3, and 4).
The journey time is 25 minutes.
The tube is cheaper than the express but it takes longer. The Piccadilly line connects Heathrow Airport to the city center and other tube stations.
The time for the journey is about 50 minutes. Three tube stations at the airport serve terminals 2, 3, 4, and 5.
The national express is available to transport you between Heathrow’s central bus station and Victoria coach station.
This journey takes about 40-90 minutes depending on the route. Some stop en route in Hammersmith or Earl’s court.
Other than that, Easy Bus also runs a service from the Airfield Central bus station to Shepherd’s Bush.
Between11.30pm and 5 am, the N9 night bus runs about every 20 minutes to Trafalgar Square in central London.
The journey time is approximately 76 minutes.
If you fancy private transportation, nothing is better than an airport taxi from Heathrow. It takes about an hour to get to central London. The trip is metered and you pay per kilometer.