There are 7 ways to get from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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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, bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn 25
  2. Take the bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Heathrow Central Bus Station N9

$6

5 alternative options

Line 25 bus, Tube  •  1 h 53 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

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 - $150

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station. However, there are services departing from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road and arriving at Heathrow Central Bus Station via Covent Garden, Savoy Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 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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The best way to get from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h and costs .

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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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Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road station.

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Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 25 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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There are 6253+ hotels available in London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
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  • Distance: 21.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

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

You can take a bus from Forest Gate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn and Covent Garden, Savoy Street in around 2 h 38 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
25 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
53 min
Frequency
Every 5 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
59 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 - $150

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