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London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

Full Airport Name

London Heathrow Airport


London Heathrow Airport, 234 Bath Road, Harlington, Middlesex UB3 5AP, UK

Airport Code


Country Code



0870 000 0123


(0)20 8745 4290

E-mail substitue 1, 2 or 4 afterwards lhr to acquaintance Heathrow's added terminals.


Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT (GMT + 1 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 24km (15 miles) west of London

Airport News

A fresh Terminal 5 is currently beneath construction. The Tube band has been continued to the fresh terminal 5 and the base at Terminal 4, which was bankrupt until recently, has aloof reopened.

Transfer Amid Terminals

Terminals 1, 2 and 3 are aural walking ambit of anniversary other, via underground walkways. Alteration amid Terminals 1, 2 and 3, and Terminal 4, which is amid on the south ancillary of the airport, is chargeless on the Heathrow Express alternation (journey time: 8 minutes).

Driving Directions

Terminals 1, 2 and 3 can be accomplished via the afterward motorways: M4 Junction 4, M25 Junction 15, A4 (local road). Terminal 4 is accomplished via the afterward motorways: M4 Junction 3, M25 Junction 14, A30 (local road).

Car Parking

Several car parks are available. Anniversary terminal has its own short-stay parking lot, operated by NCP (tel: (0)870 606 7050; website: in Terminals 1, 2 and 3, and by APCOA in Terminal 4. A chargeless shuttle account travelling amid the terminals and the abiding and business car parks is provided. Parking can be appointed online via the website or by blast (tel: (0)870 000 1000). Valet parking is accessible at all four terminals; CPS provides chauffeured parking (tel: (0)870 411 1118; website: Disabled drivers can appeal abetment from chump account agents at the car parks. Motorbikes can esplanade chargeless of allegation at appointed areas at anniversary terminal.

Car Hire

Alamo, Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz and Civic are all represented at anniversary terminal.

Public Transport

Rail: Train: The common Heathrow Express ceaseless alternation account to London Paddington Base takes 15-20 account (tel: (0)845 600 1515; website: Paddington is served by mainline civic abuse routes to the west and south west of England, and is on the London Underground network. From London King's Cross Station, served by the A2 Airbus account (see below), cartage can affix with mainline alternation casework to the arctic of England and to Scotland. For civic abuse biking information, acquaintance the 24-hour Civic Abuse enquiries band (tel: (0)845 748 4950; website: Underground: The airport is additionally on the London Underground's Piccadilly Line, which can booty cartage into axial London. For added information, alarm the Underground biking advice band (tel: (0)20 7222 1234; website: Road: Taxi: London's accountant atramentous cabs serve London Heathrow Airport and are accessible alfresco all the terminals. Limousine: Chauffeur-driven cars operated by Burgundy Global can be assassin (tel: (0)800 013 1313 or (0)20 8831 2000). Bus: Abundant bounded buses stop at the axial bus base and Terminal 4. Bus casework accommodate the A2 Airbus shuttle (website: from all four terminals to London King's Cross railway station. At night, the N9 bus account campaign to axial London. For added advice on accessible transport, acquaintance Traveline (tel: (0)870 608 2608). Coach: Coaches affix the airport to added than 500 destinations throughout the UK. Civic Express (tel: (0)870 575 7747; website: is the above account provider.

Information and Advice Desks

Information desks are accessible in anniversary terminal. Carriage advice desks, for bus, drillmaster and abuse options, are amid in Terminals 1 and 3, and alfresco Terminal 4. The Auberge and Traveller Centre, in Terminal 3, provides company information, London Underground tickets and auberge accommodation. Advice desks are additionally amid throughout the airport, area cartage can seek abetment by application a address blast and can additionally attending at terminal maps.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: There are ATMs and bureaux de change accessories throughout the airport, as able-bodied as column offices in Terminals 2 and 4. There are accessible telephones in the capital areas of anniversary terminal, as able-bodied as wall-mounted pay fax machines. Webpoints are accessible in Terminal 4. Eating and drinking: There are abundant restaurants, bars, fast-food outlets, coffee shops, pubs and sandwich confined throughout the airport. Shopping: There are a advanced array of shops in anniversary terminal including music shops, bookshops, newsagents, accouterment accessories shops, electrical appurtenances shops, pharmacies, sunglasses shops, shoe shops, candied shops and perfumeries. There are chemists in all terminals; the Terminal 1 chemist dispenses prescriptions. Luggage: Left-luggage offices can be begin in anniversary terminal, whilst absent acreage can be reclaimed from the Airport Absent Acreage Office (tel: (0)20 8745 7727). Added facilities: These accommodate a chapel, showers, a company centre (tel: (0)20 8745 6655) and a bloom centre (tel: (0)20 8745 7047).

Conference and Business Facilities

Wall-mounted credit-card-paid fax machines are accessible throughout the airport. Wireless Internet admission is accessible in the Departures lounges of all terminals. The Business Centre, in the Queen's Building (tel: (0)20 8759 2434) offers 20 affair rooms, a appointment apartment basement up to 60 delegates, affair refreshments and business abutment accessories including workstations, online computers, faxes, photocopiers, videoconferencing and audiovisual equipment. Showers are additionally available. There are several airline, business and controlling lounges in all terminals.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

Information for cartage with disabilities is accessible from Heathrow Travel-Care either at counters or by blast (tel: (0)20 8745 7495). Detailed admission advice is additionally accessible on the airport's website. There is a Minicom advice band for the adamantine of audition (tel: (0)20 8745 7950), wheelchair-accessible telephones and argument telephones, as able-bodied as consecration loops. Reserved basement and disabled toilets are additionally accessible in all terminals. Wheelchairs advance and provision, and advice with accoutrements from Departures to check-in, are accessible chargeless of allegation and can be pre-booked through Skycaps (tel: (0)20 8745 6011 or 5727). Abetment is additionally accessible by application the telephones at the assorted advice credibility anchored throughout the airport. Cartage acute wheelchairs and appropriate abetment should additionally acquaintance the alone airlines above-mentioned to travel. The Advice Bus (tel: (0)20 8745 6261) is a chargeless wheelchair-accessible bus account that operated amid all terminals and the axial bus station. Disabled parking is additionally available. The Heathrow Express, atramentous taxis and abounding bus and drillmaster routes accommodate accessories for wheelchairs.


The Hilton Heathrow (tel: (0)208 759 7755) is a abbreviate airing over a arch from Terminal 4. Adjacent hotels accommodate the Holiday Inn London Heathrow (tel: (0)20 8990 0000), Marriott London Heathrow (tel: (0)20 8990 1100), Novotel London Heathrow (tel: (0)1895 431 431), Radisson Heathrow (tel: (0)20 8759 6311), Berkeley Esplanade Apartments (tel: (0)870 400 8922), Ramada Jarvis Heathrow (tel: (0)20 8897 2121) Renaissance Heathrow (tel: (0)20 8897 6363), Thistle London Heathrow (tel: (0)20 8759 2400), Comfort Inn Heathrow (tel: (0)20 8573 6162) and the Sheraton Skyline Auberge (tel: (0)20 8759 2535). The Auberge Hoppa alteration bus account runs frequently amid Terminals 1, 2 and 3 and the capital adjacent hotels, while the Hotelink bus offers a door-to-door account to London hotels. Auberge anxiety can be fabricated at the British Auberge Reservation Centre desks in the Arrivals halls of anniversary terminal; cartage can additionally use the 24-hour booking band to align adaptation (tel: (0)208 759 8797 or (0)800 783 4020).