How to Get from Heathrow to London

The London Heathrow is London’s largest, busiest and most advanced airport. Millions of passengers travel through the airport into Central London every year. The airport has five passenger terminals that are busy serving business and leisure travellers throughout the year.

Here are the various ways of travelling from the airport to London.

Heathrow Express

The Heathrow Express is the fastest way to travel to London from the Heathrow. The services start at 5 in the morning run till midnight. This train service can be availed from easily from terminals 1, 3, 5. Heathrow Express is fast, direct and can get very crowded during the peak times. It takes 15 minutes to reach London from the Heathrow.

Heathrow Connect

The Heathrow Connect starts from the Heathrow and takes you to the Paddington station in Central London in only 30 minutes. Heathrow Connect serves stations in parts of Western London before reaching the Paddington station. The service is a good option for business travelers too as it provides first class tickets with quiet working areas and laptop charging docks.

National Express Coach

These are comfortable coach services running regularly between the airport and Victoria Coach Station in Central London. This option proves to be very comfortable as the Victoria Coach station is located in close proximity to many tourist attractions and a wide range of tourist accommodations.

Tube or Underground Train

The Heathrow Airport has three underground tube stations, one station for the terminals 1, 2 and 3 together and one each for terminals 4 and 5. The Piccadilly Underground line connects the airport to Central London. Tube services are cheap and cater to the needs to the travellers until midnight.


Taxis can be availed on the go anywhere in London. Taxi ranks are found in all terminals of the Heathrow. Taxi service from Heathrow to London is available throughout the day and is 100 percent safe and comfortable. Infant seats and disabled access are the other features of taxis.


Minicabs are the most comfortable door to door service in London. The Heathrow handles over a 100 airlines and flight cancellations and delays are very much a part of the day to day activities. In such cases minicabs offers free flight monitoring services and reschedules your airport pick automatically. A customer support team works 24/7 to help passengers with queries of all kinds.