Heathrow Airport Guide

Welcome to the Heathrow Airport Guide – the independent resource to help you find everything you need when travelling to, from and around Heathrow Airport.

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 four operating terminals and two runways.

The airport provides a wide range of facilities including those for business, children and disabled travellers.

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Airport code: LHR

Tel: +44 844 335 1801

24km from London

Terminal 2: TW6 1EW

Terminal 3: TW6 1QG

Terminal 4: TW6 3XA

Terminal 5: TW6 2GA

Public transport to and from the 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. Find hotel deals on our hotels page, and start your holiday now!

Travel Extras

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Terminal Information Find out what shops, restaurants, bars and facilities that Heathrow terminals have to offer. Smart Shopper Make the most of duty free by planning your airport shopping online.

Heathrow Airport News

    Top 10 Christmas Things to Do around Heathrow Airport

    Our Top 10 Best Christmas Things to Do nearby and around Heathrow Airport header

    Ready or not, it's time to bring out those advent calendars, dust off the decorations from last year and order your Christmas Turkey... yep, December has landed!

    2017 has sped past us and now we're all looking for places to visit and where to buy our Christmas prezzies. Whether you're travelling into the UK or have an afternoon to pass before you board at Heathrow Airport, we've found the best places to get you feeling festive.

    Here's our Top 10 festive things to do and places to visit around Heathrow Airport this year:

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    Busy September for Heathrow Airport traffic takes records to a new high!

    Heathrow Airport saw almost 7 million passengers pass through their doors in September, taking their overall traffic to 77.43 million, surpassing 2016 and creating a new all time record.

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    Heathrow Terminal 1 Auction to be held

    Following its closure in 2015, Heathrow will be auctioning off the entire contents of the Terminal 1 building to make way for its planned demolition.

    With everything from full body scanners and baggage carousels to airport signage, artwork and lounge seating, Aviation professionals and enthusiasts alike will have the chance to bid on and purchase over 300 lots of Terminal 1 memorabilia.

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    New Heathrow Airport fitness centre

    woman running near the airport

    Got a couple of hours to kill before your flight from Heathrow? The airport have unveiled plans to create a "wellness and fitness studio" to add to their range of passenger facilities, in partnership with FlyFit.

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    Hotel refurbishment near Aberdeen and Heathrow Airport

    A major £3m hotel refurbishment has recently been unveiled at the Jurys Inn, in Aberdeen. The building’s 147 bedrooms have had a major make-over, a large amount of work has taken place redeveloping the hotel’s meetings and events space.

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