Heathrow Airport is London's, England most important airport and is used by around 70 million passengers a year. It is known as the busiest airport in the world according to international passenger traffic.

The approximate distance of the LHR from the city center of London is 16 miles. This means that the airport ride to Heathrow by taxi takes approximately 40 minutes. The airport is very close to London, thus Heathrow Airport transfers are easily accessible making it one of the most preferred airports by passengers. 

Heathrow Airport Terminals

There are 4 different terminals as meeting points for passengers at the airport of Heathrow Terminal 5, Terminal 4, Terminal 3 and Terminal 2. British Airways operates flights at both Terminal 3 and 5 at Heathrow. Terminal 4 is temporarily closed. Read more, The Best UK Airport Restaurants

  • One of them is located on the opposite side of international arrivals.
  • The second is on the ground floor of the Heathrow Airport arrivals, the third is on the ground floor right next to WHSmith, the fourth is opposite Travelex and finally, the fifth meeting point is next to Costa Coffee.
  • Terminals 2,3 and 4 all have Heathrow Airport departures airfields.
  • Professional Heathrow taxis with trained drivers are available at the exit of each terminal, providing airport shuttle services to any point in London.
  • Passengers can head to any of which terminal at Heathrow Airport suits their location and transportation preference.

Passengers can get a document proving they are fit to fly by Expresstest Heathrow Airport counters. 

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Public Transportation Heathrow Airport to City Centre

Heathrow parking options are varied depending on the service and parking time.  At Heathrow, long-stay parking lots, short-stay parking lots and services such as meet & greet, valet parking and free motorcycle parking are available. Making reservations in advance is suggested. 

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LHR Bus (Airport to City Center)

There are TfL local bus services at Heathrow Airport to downtown London, west London region. Cash payment to the driver is not accepted, so passengers should have one of the Oyster cards or Day Travel cards.  

Heathrow Airport Central Bus Station is between Terminal 2 and Terminal 3 and just outside the arrivals exit of Terminal 5, above the London Underground Station. 

At the station buses of National Express, megabus, First Berkshire, Oxford Bus Company operate regular transportation to and around London.

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Railway (LHR to City Center)

One of the public airport transfers is the tubes. There are different railway lines that passengers can take. TfL Rail offers regular trains every 30 minutes between Paddington Station and Heathrow. TfL serves the West London region. The trains have stops at Terminal 2&3, and Terminal 5.

Heathrow Express Train departs every 15 minutes and offers a Heathrow Airport fast track to central London. Passengers can get discounts by pre-booking their transportation online. The departing station is at Terminals 2&3 and 5.

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Piccadilly Lines operate railway transportation at London Underground between Cocfoster and Heathrow. 

Passengers can arrive at the terminal by using the pedestrian subway at the airport as the underground station is at the basement of the terminal building. 

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Using London Underground from Heathrow Airport to the London tube is mostly preferred as there is a convenient connection to all rail services with this line.

Shuttle (City Center to LHR)

Heathrow Airport shuttle bus service makes your transfer from Heathrow Airport to your hotel very easy. 

Hotel Hoppa airport shuttle stops are at stop 9 at Terminal 2, stop 12 at Terminal 3 and stops 17-18 at Terminal 5. 

You can pay the fee inside the bus directly to the driver and enjoy your transfer to Hilton Garden Inn Heathrow. 

Transfers Between Airports - LHR to LGW

There are buses and train lines for Heathrow Airport transfers to other airports. Heathrow to Gatwick transfer takes 60-70 minutes depending on the transportation preference. National Express, Oxford Bus Company “The Airline” and taking Southern trains with a transfer from the airport to London Victoria are transfer options between the two airports.

Private Transfer to Heathrow Airport LHR 

Airport transfers are now very comfortable and safe with experienced local drivers of airporttransfer.com working for London Heathrow. 

Choose one of our private chauffeur-quality vehicles and enjoy a flawless journey with an end-to-end transfer service in hygienic conditions. 

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Heathrow airport transfer is the perfect way to take you to London's most central landmarks and attractions. 

You can view your airport transfer options from Heathrow to LutonHeathrow Airport to Edinburgh or to Manchester train by selecting one of these locations or entering the address of the place you want to go (such as a hotel).

How much do London LHR airport transfers cost?

airporttransfer.com offers a wide range of services for private transfers between London Heathrow Airport and London's most popular destinations. Heathrow Airport taxi cost varies depending on the type of vehicle you have chosen and the extra services. You can have a more budget-friendly travel experience with a standard sedan to Heathrow, or you can choose a luxury vehicle from Heathrow for a more comfortable journey.

Another factor affecting the transfer fee is the additional services. Our contracted companies offer many additional services such as VIP Fast Track, Roof Rack, Child Seat, Elderly Assistance and Pet-Friendly Travel.

A fixed price (low cost)  is applied to all of our LHR airport transfers. Securely book airport taxi transfers right now at the best prices to Gatwick, Reading, Windsor, Brighton, Ascot, Oxford, Sevenoaks and more.

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What should I do if I’m delayed?

Your private chauffeur will wait for you free of charge for 45 minutes at your selected Heathrow Airport pick-up location from the time you are late. However, this time period can sometimes change. When booking a taxi to Heathrow, you can call us for information on this subject. 

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If your flight will be delayed for more than 45 minutes (or the time set by the driver), we recommend that you contact our experienced customer representatives. 

Our support team will find a suitable alternative for you and will ensure that your transfer takes place in any case. If the same situation happens with your Heathrow Airport taxi drop-off location, please contact our customer care as well.

What to do at LHR Airport?

Where are European-style cafes, English pubs and the best examples of world cuisine at London Heathrow Airport. Some of the places to have snacks and drinks are Wagamama, Gordon Ramsay Plane Food, The Tin Goose, Carluccio's, Fortnum & Masın Bar. International franchises like Starbucks should also be counted. 

There's even live music at Caffe Nero in Terminal 2. LHR Airport offers great options for shopping, although not many. In-flight essential stores, quality clothing brands, expensive alcoholic beverages... It's hard not to splurge, especially in Terminal 5. Fans will also want to stop by the Harry Potter Shop.

What if we told you that you have personal care and spa at LHR Airport? 

You can get rid of post or pre-travel stress by getting a manicure, pedicure and facial treatment. There are also art lovers at Heathrow Airport. You can see sculptures and works of art from different disciplines at T5 Gallery in Terminal 5. 

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Most Popular Hotels Near London Heathrow Airport

DestinationDistanceEstimated Time
Staycity Aparthotels London Heathrow2,8 miles12 min.
Imperial Guest House3, 7 miles13 min.
The Runnymede on Thames4,2 miles7 min.
Heathrow/Windsor Marriott Hotel5,1 miles10 min.
Hilton London Syon Park5,9 miles21 min.
Holiday Inn Express London - Ealing7,4 miles25 min.
Oatlands Park Hotel11,7 miles20 min.
London Marriott Hotel Kensington12,8 miles30 min.
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