London Heathrow Guide
- Full name: London Heathrow Airport
- Location: The airport is situated 15 miles (24km) west of London.
- Time: GMT (GMT +1 from last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October).
Tel: +44 (0)8700 000 123.
- Transfer to the City:
The quickest way into London is on the Heathrow Express train, which leaves every 15 minutes for Paddington station, takes 15 minutes, and costs £22 if booked online or at a ticket machine, or £27 on-board. Paddington has good connections to the other London railway stations and all parts of London via the London Underground. Heathrow is also on the Piccadilly underground line, which takes passengers into central London in around 50 minutes. The National Express coach service runs to central London and other towns and cities throughout the UK.
- Car rental:
Car rental options include Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt.
There are numerous shops, bars and restaurants, ATMs, currency exchange facilities, left luggage facilities, pharmacies and postal services in all terminals. A spa offering massages is located in Terminal 5. There are VIP Lounges in Terminals 2 and 3. There are multi-faith prayer rooms in each terminal and St George's Chapel is located close to the central bus station between Terminals 2 and 3. There are shower facilities located in Terminal 3.
Short-term parking is available adjacent to the airport. A free shuttle service links the terminals and the long-term and business car parks. Valet parking is also available at all terminals.
- Website: www.heathrowairport.com