Transportation from Heathrow Airport to Central London

Heathrow is London’s busiest international airport. Thousands of passengers travel from the airport to Central London every day. The airport has five passenger terminals that serve both business and leisure travellers throughout the year.

Listed below are the various options available for travelling from Heathrow to London.

Heathrow Express

If you are looking for the fastest way to travel from Heathrow to Central London, then Heathrow Express is the best option. Services start as early as 5 AM and runs till midnight. Heathrow express starts from Terminal 1, 3, 5 and take passengers to Central London within 20 minutes.

Heathrow Connect

Another quick way to get to Central London is Heathrow Connect. The service takes only 30 minutes and takes passengers directly to Paddington station in Central London. The service is most apt for business travellers as it offers first class tickets with comfortable working areas and laptop charging docks.

National Express Coach

National Express Coach runs regularly between Victoria Coach Station in Central London and Heathrow terminals. This option proves to be very convenient as Victoria Coach station is located amidst many interesting tourist attractions, shopping areas and a broad range of tourist accommodations.

Tube or Underground Train

Three underground tube stations, one for the terminals 1, 2 and 3 together and one each for terminal 4 and 5 in Heathrow facilitate travelling by tube. Piccadilly Underground line is the cheapest way to connect to Central London from Heathrow.


Taxi ranks are found outside all the terminal buildings in Heathrow. Taxis can be hired with ease at any time of the day. Taxis are 100 per cent safe and comfortable. They are a good option for people looking to travel with comfort and for those who do not wish to wait in long queues and get stuck in the large crowds.


Minicab from Heathrow is the most comfortable, easiest and luxurious of travelling anywhere in London. Heathrow handles the operations of over 100 airlines and flight cancellations and delays are a common part of the services. In such cases minicabs offers free flight monitoring services throughout the day and reschedules pick up service automatically. A customer support team works 24/7 to help passengers with all kind of queries.