Service update: later starts on Sundays
21 September, 28 September and 19 October
Due to essential Crossrail improvement works being carried out by Network Rail, services will start later than usual on the above dates. The first trains will leave London Paddington at 06:27 and Heathrow Terminals 1, 2 & 3 at 07:07.
Heathrow Connect's stopping service to London Paddington links the airport with local stations in west London.
Journey times and frequency
Modern, air-conditioned trains run every 30 minutes. The journey between Paddington and Heathrow Terminals 1, 2 & 3 takes about 25 minutes (a few minutes more for Terminal 4 or 5).
Route and fares
Single fares to or from Heathrow are as follows:
- Hayes & Harlington: £5.90.
- Southall: £6.80.
- Hanwell: £6.80.
- West Ealing: £7.70.
- Ealing Broadway: £7.70.
- London Paddington: £9.90.
For timetable information, visit the Heathrow Connect website or call National Rail Enquiries on 0845 748 4950.
Where to catch trains
Trains from Paddington now terminate at Heathrow Terminals 1, 2 & 3. Passengers travelling to Terminal 4 or Terminal 5 should change on to the Heathrow Express service at Heathrow Terminals 1, 2 & 3 – travel between terminals is free.
For travel outside Heathrow, please ensure you buy your ticket at the station before boarding the train. A penalty fare zone operates between Hayes & Harlington and London Paddington.
Paddington station is close to Hyde Park and Oxford Street. From Paddington you can catch trains to the South and West of England, or take London Underground's District, Circle, Bakerloo and Hammersmith & City lines.
You can also connect with the District and Central lines at Ealing Broadway.
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