Heathrow airport transfer are essential to getting to Heathrow airport. Transfers by taxi are popular due to the airports proximity, its only 15 miles from central London where most hotels and flats are located.
Heathrow Airport Taxis at Heathrow are located in all four terminals. They are rigidly managed by the airport staff. Its not like other airports where it is a free for all. London’s black cabs are the ones only allowed and there is a quick line for passengers. Fares run from 47-54 GBP depending on distance.
If you are looking to save some Heathrow airport cab fare, you may want to book a taxi for Heathrow in advance. You can find many of these Heathrow airport transfer online. This will save you around 20 GBP.
At Heathrow you will take 30-45 minutes passing through customs, so there will be a “waiting fee” and charged against the parking fee of the cab. The driver will wait for you in the parking lot and meet you at an agreed spot. The driver will be there don’t worry.
At 15.00 GBP , the Heathrow Express Train is probably the most expensive single fare transfer you will take. If this is your choice, the Express runs every 15 minutes and will take you to London’s Paddington station in 15 minutes.
A cheaper alternative is the Heathrow connect. This makes five stops before hitting Paddington station and costs only 9.50 GBP.
An even cheaper alternative is the London Underground, At 4 GBP it can’t be beat for economy. However you will be making countless stops and it should take you 45 minutes.