The Heathrow Express Train Service

Train For Departing Heathrow Airport and Arriving at Heathrow Airport

Is The Heathrow Express The Right Airport Service For You?

The Heathrow Express service is a premium train service, offering the fastest transfer between Heathrow and Central London. Its is the most expensive transport option between Heathrow and London however, if your staying around Paddington it could work out to be the most cost effective. 


Heathrow Express Lost Property


For information regarding Heathrow Express lost property, see the below contact details 

At Heathrow Airport
Tel: 0844 824 3115 (within the UK)
       +44 (0) 208 634 4130 (outside the UK)

At Paddington Station
Left Baggage Office
Platform 12
Praed Street, London W2 1HS

Tel: +44 (0) 207 262 0344
Fax: +44 (0) 208 324 2073

Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday 07:00 to 23:00

Heathrow Express Tickets

Tickets are available online, via the Heathrow Express app, at the station or on the train. The cheapest Heathrow Express tickets are online available below

The Express Saver single fare is £22 or £27 when purchased on board and returns are £36 or £41 on board. Book in advance to save, with weekend advance tickets available from just £5.50 one way.


Book Tickets for Heathrow Express Below

What Are The Boarding Points At Heathrow Airport & London?

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 four minutes).

Trains usually depart from Platforms 6 and 7 at London Paddington.


Can you buy Heathrow Express tickets on the train?

You don’t have to book tickets in advance –can you buy Heathrow Express tickets on the train. However, you won’t benefit from the lower fares available when you book online below so it pays to book early if you can.


Heathrow Express Train Operating Hours & Journey Times

The Heathrow Express trains run non-stop 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).

Trains run between 05:10 and 23:25 from Paddington, and between 05:07 (from Heathrow Terminal 5). The last Heathrow Express Train departs at 23:58 (from Heathrow Terminal 2 and 3).On Sundays, the first train departs 06:25, then every 15 minutes until 23:25.




Heathrow Express Luggage Allowance

The Heathrow Express doesn't outline a strict luggage allowance policy. If you want more information regarding luggage on Heathrow Express