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Heathrow Airport Guide

Welcome to the Heathrow Airport Guide - the definitive resource to help you find everything you need when travelling to, from and around the UK's busiest international airport.

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  • Airport code: LHR
  • Tel: +44 844 335 1801
  • 24km from London
  • Terminal 1: TW6 1AP
  • Terminal 2: TW6 1EW
  • Terminal 3: TW6 1QG
  • Terminal 4: TW6 3XA
  • Terminal 5: TW6 2GA

Over 80 airlines fly from Heathrow to over 180 locations worldwide, carrying over 72 million passengers and 1.4 million tonnes of cargo each year. Heathrow has five terminals, two main runways, and a cross wind runway.

The airport provides a wide range of facilities including those for business, children and disabled travellers. It also offers a full range of 1st class airport services.

Public transport to and from Heathrow airport is reliable and frequent. There are plenty of coaches, taxis and regular trains, including the Heathrow Express. Alternatively there are plenty of airport parking companies, car hire providers and airport hotels nearby.

Staying at Heathrow Airport? Book a hotel!

Whether you have an early flight or have to stay at the airport during the night, airport hotels are always the best option.

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Travel Extras

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Special Assistance

Find out about what services Heathrow Airport offers for those requiring special assistance.

Smart Shopper

Make the most of duty free by planning your airport shopping online.

Latest Heathrow Airport News

New rail route to connect Heathrow Airport with Surrey and Hampshire

A new Southern Rail proposal is getting closer to being accepted as an additional form of transportation between Heathrow Airport and Waterloo, Guildford and Basingstoke (potentially via Feltham and H...

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Handy Tips for First Time Flyers

Not sure what to expect from your journey through the airport? Are you a nervous flyer or know someone who is? Don't worry! Thanks to our friends at Airport Parking Shop, we have plenty of tips to hel...

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How to get to Twickenham for the Rugby World Cup 2015 from London Heathrow

If you are lucky enough to have tickets to a game at the famous Stadium in Twickenham, well done! If you are coming from abroad for these great games during the Rugby World Cup, flying into Heathrow i...

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A third runway for Heathrow?

After years of heated debate as to which airport should get Britain’s new runway, we have been given an indication as to which airport will most likely win the battle.Since a new runway in the no...

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Will pollution problems at Heathrow hand Britain’s new runway to Gatwick?

A consultation from the Airports Commission that started a day after the general election, wants feedback on evidence that shows Heathrow is already emitting too much pollution without a third runway....

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