Heathrow Airport Guide
Welcome to the Heathrow Airport Guide! We are an independent resource created to help you find everything you need when travelling to, from and around the airport.
Did you know?
Over 84 airlines fly from Heathrow to over 203 locations worldwide, carrying over 80.1 million passengers and 1.70 million tonnes of cargo each year.
Heathrow has four operating terminals and two runways.
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Heathrow Airport News
Travelling via plane can be stressful due to the airport process and time management needed to make your flight on time. This includes getting to the airport, getting through security, locating the correct terminal and gate as well as many other factors.
But recently Heathrow Airport gave travellers a sneak peek of their VIP luxury service that's traditionally used by celebrities as well as the royal family. The main purpose of the service is to give travellers a more luxurious and stress-free journey from their front door all the way up to boarding the plane. Heathrow Airport themselves have confirmed that almost 100 airport employees are part of this VIP team, with some employees starting as early as 4am in order to reach the holidaymakers in time.
The British Airways global charity partnership with Comic Relief has celebrated in style having raised a whopping £20 million for the charity.Read more
Don’t stop me now! I’m a shooting star leaping through the sky! ✈️
British Airways honour Freddie Mercury in a flash dance tribute at Heathrow Airport.Read more
British multinational car manufacturer, Jaguar, have recently announced a deal with the UK’s largest airport, Heathrow, which will see 200 electric I-Pace SUV's operating a chauffeur service from the terminalsRead more
An inside network of drug smugglers at Heathrow have been jailed for more than 130 years following an 18 month investigation by the National Crime Agency (NCA).
The 13-strong group, including two British Airways baggage handlers working at Heathrow Airport, had skilfully imported more than 100kgs of cocaine and 44kgs of cannabis, with a street value of around £10 million. Their operation came to a halt thanks to the work carried out by the NCA in conjunction with Border Force and Heathrow Airport.Read more