There are 6 ways to get from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by subway, train, bus, 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  •  1 h

  1. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station Central
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Heathrow Express

$31 - $48

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus, Tube  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Holborn Station 25
  2. Take the Tube from Holborn Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station Piccadilly

$8 - $10

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 25.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 25.1 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle  •  43 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport

$55 - $80

Towncar  •  44 min

  1. Take a town car from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport 25.1 miles

$100 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to shuttle which costs £40 - £60 and takes 43 min.

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The distance between Forest Gate and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 21 miles. The road distance is 25.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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What companies run services between Forest Gate, Greater London, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

There is no direct connection from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, you can take the train to Stratford (London), take the walk to Stratford Underground Station, take the Tube to Lancaster Gate Underground Station, take the walk to London Paddington, then take the train to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Holborn Station and Holborn Underground Station in around 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
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
Subway from Holborn Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Holborn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Ave. Duration
44 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
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Towncar from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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