There are 6 ways to get from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by subway, train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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

Tube, train  •  58 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Baker Street Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 1-3 Heathrow Express

$34 - $49

Cheapest option

Train, Tube  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Tower Hill Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 1-3

$33 - $49

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 24.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 24.3 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle  •  44 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport

$65 - $90

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. Take a town car from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport 24.3 miles

$110 - $160

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

There is no direct connection from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, you can take the walk to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station, take the train to Canning Town DLR Station, take the walk to Canning Town Underground Station, take the Tube to Baker Street Underground Station, take the Tube to Paddington Underground Station, take the walk to London Paddington, then take the train to Heathrow Terminals 1-3. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station, Tower Gateway DLR Station, Tower Hill Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to Baker Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tower Hill Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Towncar from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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Questions & Answers

The distance between ExCeL London and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 34 km. The road distance is 39 km.

The cheapest way to get from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 42 min.

The quickest way to get from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs £90 - £110.

It takes approximately 58 min to get from ExCeL London to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.