How to get from Bridgend to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 46 min

$119 - $204

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus UK  •  5 h 48 min

  1. X2
  2. M25

$29 - $49

3 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  4 h

  1. 202 / ...

$55 - $65

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. 153.2 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  5 h 27 min

  1. CWL - LHR

$85 - $344

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Bridgend to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $170 and the journey takes 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bridgend to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bridgend to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bridgend and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 216 km. The road distance is 245 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bridgend to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Bridgend to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which takes 2 h 32 min and costs £24 - £40.

No, there is no direct train from Bridgend to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, there are services departing from Bridgend and arriving at Heathrow Terminals 1-3 via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park) and arriving at Heathrow Central Bus Station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Bridgend to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.