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How to Get from Heathrow Airport to London and Other Destinations
Heathrow Airport, located in London is one of the biggest airports in the world by flight frequency and a number of passengers. Millions of people transit here annually. If you do not know how to get from here to the London city center, Gatwick Airport, Oxford, Brighton, and other cities of Great Britain, public transport, taxi, a private or a group transfer will help you.
Taxi from Heathrow Airport
If you have decided to order a taxi from Heathrow to London, it is better to address the licensed cabs. They are located outside the terminals for the comfort of the passengers. We do not recommend to use the freelance drivers’ services. First, they can increase the fare without a reason. Secondly, they cannot guarantee you safety. Thirdly, the service level, most likely, will be low.
The price for a trip by a licensed taxi from the airport to London will be approximately 68 euros. The travel time is about one hour. You can catch a cab right on the parking lot.
The main advantage of the taxi, compared to public transport is that you can use it even at night.
Transfer from Heathrow Airport
Transfer from Heathrow Airport to London will provide you with the most comfortable trip, as the driver will meet you at the exit of the arrival zone in the terminal you need. If your flight is delayed, he/she will wait for you for 1 hour for free. At the same time, the fare will not increase.
One of the main advantages of Kiwitaxi private and shared transfers is that you know the fare in advance and it will change under no circumstances. You can make a booking on the website and pay it in full. Alternatively, you can choose to pay to the driver in cash.
You can order a transfer from Heathrow Airport using our website. When booking, you choose a car class suitable for you: it can be a car, a minivan or even a minibus. If you plan to come to London with children, please, indicate that you need a child seat.
If the purpose of your travel to London is a business meeting, specify the arrival time. The Kiwitaxi driver will come in advance, and you will definitely not be late.
Public Transport from Heathrow Airport
One can get from the airport to British cities by bus. The Central Bus Station is located between 1,2 and 3 Terminals. You can choose one of 500 routes there.
It will take you about 1 hour and 20 minutes to get to the London city center by public transport, and the trip will cost you approximately 5,9 euros.
One more way to get to London from Heathrow is to use the commuter train, Heathrow Connect. The train runs every 25 minutes from 04.40 to 23.00. The travel time from the airport to the final station “Paddington” is 25 minutes.
Heathrow Airport: useful information
Heathrow in London is one of the busiest international airports in the world. Five terminals serve more than 180 directions. Their infrastructure is well-planned and includes:
- Shops, cafes, bars, cocktail-bars, coffee machines, fast food stands. You can buy cosmetics, perfume, accessories, wines in the shops.
- Wi-Fi. Heathrow gives an opportunity to all the passengers to use the free internet for a half an hour. The network gets a signal equally well in the departure and arrival zones, as well as in restaurants.
- Works of art.
- Round the clock cash-machines and currency exchange points.
- Children’s playground and the break room for children.
- Assistance kiosks.
- Baggage rooms.
- Trolleys for luggage.
- Prayer rooms.
- Viewing platform.
- Charge points for mobile devices.
- Rent-a-car desks.
- Free transport between the terminals.
If your flight is delayed, you can stay at one of the hotels: EasyHotel Heathrow, Hilton Hotel, Leonardo Hotel London Heathrow Airport, Plaza Premium Lounge, Renaissance Hotel, Sofitel or Yotel.