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Heathrow Express train service to London

Heathrow Express train

The fastest transfer between Heathrow and central London. Book Heathrow Express train tickets online and save money.

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Heathrow Express timetable

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Next train leaving at 12:55 on platform 6

Next train leaving at 13:10 on platform 7

Connecting trains run to Terminal 4. For complete timetables see heathrowexpress.com

Journey times

Non-stop trains run every 15 minutes. The journey between London Paddington and Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 takes 15 minutes (allow a few minutes more for Terminal 4 or 5). From Monday to Thursday Heathrow Express run half hourly services after 21:55. Services start at 22:25 until 23:25

What's on board

Travel in comfort on modern, air-conditioned trains with plenty of baggage space and free TV. You can even use your mobile phone when the train is in a tunnel. Need to relax or work in peace? Every train has a Quiet Zone carriage. Or take advantage of the First Class service with larger seats, extra legroom, tables to work from and complimentary newspapers and magazines.

Timetable, tickets and fares

Trains run between 05:10 and 23:25 from Paddington, and between 05:07 (from Heathrow Terminal 5) and 23:58 (from Heathrow Terminal 2 and 3).

Tickets are available online, at the station or on the train. The standard-class single fare is £26.50 on board or £21.50 in advance. Returns are £40 on board or £35 in advance. For online purchases, you can use US Dollars and Euros and therefore you avoid foreign exchange charges.

For more fares, timetables and special offers, or to book tickets, visit HeathrowExpress.com or call 0845 600 1515.

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Where to catch trains

Heathrow Express trains stop at Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 and Heathrow Terminal 5. Passengers travelling to Terminal 4 should change on to the free transfer train at Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 (connecting trains every 15 minutes, journey time 4 minutes).

London connections

Paddington station is close to Hyde Park and Oxford Street. From Paddington you can catch trains to the West, South-West and south Wales, or take London Underground's District, Circle, Bakerloo or Hammersmith & City lines.

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Discounts and deals

Save more than just time when you take Heathrow Express. If you’re travelling with children, or with two or more people, you may be eligible for exclusive online offers (terms and conditions apply).

Kids Go Free

Save on your next family trip with free travel for under-16s travelling with an adult. Book online, at Paddington or Heathrow terminals.

Kids Go Free offer

Duo Saver

Travelling with a friend or partner? Take advantage of the Heathrow Express Duo Saver offer – book online and get a return Express Saver for two adults for £50, a saving of £20.

Duo Saver offer

Group Saver

The best option for groups of friends or families. Book in a group of three or more and save 1/3 of the total fare (applies to both Express Saver Single and Return tickets).

Group Saver offer

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