London Heathrow Airport
Located 20 miles to the west of Central London. www.heathrowairport.com
Heathrow Airport by Train
The Heathrow Express is the fastest way to travel into Central London. Trains leave Heathrow Airport from approximately 5.00am until 11.45pm. For more information, and details of fares, visit the Heathrow Express website.
Operating 150 services every day, Heathrow Express reaches Heathrow Central (Terminals 1 and 3) from Paddington in 15 minutes, with Terminal 5 a further four minutes. A free transfer service to Terminal 4 departs Heathrow Central every 15 minutes and takes four minutes.
Heathrow Connect services run from London Paddington, calling at Ealing Broadway, West Ealing, Hanwell, Southall, Hayes & Harlington and Heathrow Central (Terminals 1 and 3). For Terminals 4 and 5, there's a free Heathrow Express transfer service from Heathrow Central. Heathrow Connect journey time is about 25 minutes from Paddington to Heathrow Central. For more information, and details of fares, visit the Heathrow Connect website.
Heathrow Airport by Tube
The Piccadilly line connects Heathrow Airport to Central London and the rest of the Tube system. The Tube is cheaper than the Heathrow Express or Heathrow Connect but it takes a lot longer and is less comfortable. Tube services leave Heathrow every few minutes from approximately 5.10am (5.50am Sundays) to 11.45pm (11.30pm Sundays).
Journey time to Green Park is around 50 minutes. There are three Tube stations at Heathrow Airport, serving Terminals 1-3, Terminal 4 and Terminal 5. For more information, and details of fares, visit the Transport for London (TfL) website. If you're going to be using London's public transport system, it's worth buying an Oyster card.
Heathrow Airport by Taxi
There are usually taxis queuing for customers at London's airports. Use a black cab and never use unauthorised drivers. Ask the driver or minicab company how much your journ reputable minicabey will cost beforehand. A metered trip in a black cab to/from Central London generally costs from £75 to £85 and takes roughly one hour. All Heathrow Terminals have an approved taxi desk and authorised taxi rank. Visit the Heathrow Taxis website.
Located 28 miles south of London. www.gatwickairport.com
Gatwick Airport by Rail
The Gatwick Express is the fastest way into Central London. There are trains every 15 minutes between Gatwick Airport's South Terminal and London Victoria Station every day from 4.35am to 1.35am. Journey time is 30 minutes and the service is non-stop to Victoria. A return fair costs £34.90. For more information, and details of fares, visit the Gatwick Express website.
Southern offers regular train services during the day from Gatwick to London Victoria via East Croydon and Clapham Junction. A standard adult single from Gatwick to London Victoria costs £19.90. For more information, and details of fares, visit the Southern website.
Gatwick Airport by Taxi
There are usually taxis queuing for customers at Gatwick airport. Only use a black cab or reputable mini-cab and never use unauthorised drivers. The official Gatwick taxi concession is Airport Cars Gatwick. You can ask the driver for an estimate of how much your journey will cost beforehand. Find out more from the TfL taxi fares page.
London City Airport
Situated approximately 6 miles east of Central London and just 3 miles from Canary Wharf. www.londoncityairport.com
London City Airport by Docklands Light Railway and Tube
London City Airport has its own station on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR). Services run every eight to 15 minutes. Fares on the DLR are the same as those on The Tube. The DLR connects to the Tube at Canning Town and Canary Wharf (Jubilee Line) or Bank (Central Line). For more information, and details of fares, visit the Transport for London (TfL)website. If you're going to be using London's public transport system, it's worth buying an Oyster card.
London City Airport by Taxi
There are usually taxis queuing for customers at London City Airport. The cost of the cab is metered and displayed inside the cab. Only use a reputable mini-cab and never use unauthorised drivers. The City Airport website has average fares and you can ask the driver or mini-cab company how much your journey will cost beforehand.
London Luton Airport
Located 35 miles north-west of Central London. www.london-luton.co.uk
Luton Airport by Train
A regular shuttle bus links the airport to Luton Airport Parkway train station in around eight minutes. From there, frequent rail services travel to Central London and take as little as 21 minutes with East Midlands Trains and 25 minutes with First Capital Connect. First Capital Connect services connect to stations including St Pancras International, Farringdon, London Bridge and Blackfriars in Central London. Trains run throughout the day and night. For more information, and details of fares, visit the National Rail Enquiries website.
Travelling by Taxi
There are usually taxis queuing for customers at Luton airports. Only use a black cab or reputable mini-cab and never use unauthorised drivers. You can ask the driver for an estimate of how much your journey will cost beforehand.
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