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Getting to the Airport

Easy to reach by road, rail or taxi

As the only airport in London, we are ideally located for those travelling to and from London and Greater London. With great public transport links and road connections on our doorstep, central London is no more than 30 minutes away.

If you’re planning on using public transport, a Visitor Oyster card is a great idea. Top up your Oyster card it works on trains and buses. On the trains, you just tap the card when you embark on your journey and tap again at the end to pay.

If you are arriving by road, we’ve directions for getting here and information on airport car parks too.

Black Cabs

Synonymous with London, the Black Cab is always there when you need it!

Licensed London Black taxis are available outside the Terminal building. The tariffs below are estimates. Please ask your driver for details

Areas of London

  • Bayswater £50.00
  • Buckingham Palace £35.00
  • Canary Wharf £14.00
  • City of London £30.00
  • Covent Garden £35.00
  • Earls Court £50.00
  • ExCel Exhibtion Centre £10.00
  • Oxford Street £35.00
  • Piccadilly £40.00
  • South Kensington £45.00
  • West End £40.00
  • Westminster £35.00

Railway Station

  • Barking £25.00
  • Blackfriars £30.00
  • Cannon Street £30.00
  • Charing Cross £35.00
  • Euston £40.00
  • Fenchurch Street £25.00
  • Kings Cross £40.00
  • Liverpool Street £25.00
  • London Bridge £30.00
  • Marylebone £45.00
  • Paddington £50.00
  • St Pancras £40.00
  • Victoria £35.00
  • Waterloo £35.00

Hotels

  • Britannia International £15.00
  • Cumberland £45.00
  • Dorchester £45.00
  • ExCeL Hotels £10.00
  • Grosvenor House £45.00
  • Guoman Tower £25.00
  • Hilton Canary Wharf £15.00
  • Hilton Docklands £30.00
  • Hilton London Bridge £30.00
  • Hilton Park Lane £45.00
  • Intercontinental £45.00
  • Meridien Piccadilly £40.00
  • Millennium Gloucester £50.00
  • Park lane £40.00
  • St Giles £35.00
  • Thistle Marble Arch £45.00

These fares are to be used as a guide only. The fares may vary due to time of day and traffic conditions. For destinations not shown, please ask the taxi driver.