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

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Train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Axminster to London Waterloo

$72 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Axminster, Rail Station to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express

$59 - $69

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Axminster, Trinity Square to Taunton, Bus Station 30
  2. Take the train from Taunton to Reading
  3. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures Ra1

$77 - $122

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

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

$30 - $45

Train, fly, Tube  •  5 h 6 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 2 & 3

$101 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Axminster and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 121 miles. The road distance is 140.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Axminster station to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, there are services departing from Axminster, Rail Station and arriving at London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 via Exeter. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
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  • Distance: 120.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Axminster to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Sowton, Honiton Road P&R and Exeter in around 5 h 27 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Axminster to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $100
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
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
RailAir
Website
railair.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
railair.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Axminster, Rail Station to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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