There are 5 ways to get from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, bus, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Axminster to Basingstoke
  2. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington

$90 - $176

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Axminster to Basingstoke
  2. Take the bus from Basingstoke, Railway Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 033 / ...

$46 - $66

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Axminster, Trinity Square to Taunton, Bus Station 30
  2. Take the bus from Taunton to Heathrow Airport London National Express

$55 - $65

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 140.2 miles

$30 - $45

Train, fly, Tube  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  3. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 1-3

$107 - $335

What companies run services between Axminster, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

You can take a train from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Basingstoke, Reading, and London Paddington in around 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Taunton, Bus Station and Taunton in around 4 h 58 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Exeter to London City via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Axminster to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Basingstoke, Railway Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Taunton to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Axminster, Trinity Square to Taunton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

The distance between Axminster and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 193 km. The road distance is 224 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

The cheapest way to get from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

The quickest way to get from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which takes 2 h 28 min and costs £21 - £35.

Is there a direct train between Axminster and London Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

No, there is no direct train from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, there are services departing from Axminster and arriving at Heathrow Terminals 1-3 via Basingstoke, Reading and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

Is there a direct bus between Axminster and London Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

No, there is no direct bus from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, there are services departing from Axminster, Trinity Square and arriving at Heathrow Airport London via Taunton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 58 min.

How long does it take to get from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.