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Duration 38 min
Distance 19.9 miles
Average price £15
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Heathrow Terminal 5 and Charing Cross takes 38 min and the fastest train takes 35 min. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train, subway

  1. Heathrow Terminal 5
  2. Paddington station
  3. Charing Cross
35 min
£8 - £38

Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between Heathrow Terminal 5 and Charing Cross. The earliest departure is at 05:57 in the morning, and the last departure from Heathrow Terminal 5 is at 18:27 which arrives into Charing Cross at 19:06. All services require a transfer at London Paddington and take an average of 38 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heathrow Terminal 5 station station and arriving at Leicester Square station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 and Charing Cross is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.9 miles.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross train services, operated by Heathrow Express, depart from Heathrow Terminal 5 station.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Charing Cross station.

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There are 6868+ hotels available in Charing Cross. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 and Charing Cross?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Heathrow Terminal 5 station to Leicester Square station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 54 min.
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 station to Leicester Square station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)

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