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Commuting by bus

Catching a bus is a much cheaper option compared to car. Unlike driving, you can make use of the journey time to read a book or the daily newspaper, eat your breakfast, even to catch up with friends and family on the phone.

Heathrow is served by an extensive network of local buses, which operate from the central bus station. Some services also stop at Terminals 4 and 5. What’s more, you can save money on bus travel with our Heathrow Travelcard.

Find out more: Heathrow Travelcard


An extensive local bus network provides a low-cost route between Heathrow and towns in west London. Many services offer free travel within the airport site.

Find out more: Buses

Railair coaches

Direct luxury coaches from Reading, Watford and Woking rail stations and the 285 bus from Feltham allow you to connect in comfort and in style to the national rail network.

Did you know that you don't have to be a rail passenger to use these services?

Find out more: Railair

4am shift buses

View early bus times.

Download timetable

Journey planner

Find routes to the airport.

Go to Journey planner