There are 5 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Charing Cross by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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

Train, Tube  •  32 min

  1. Heathrow Express
  2. Bakerloo

$32 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. N9

$3

3 alternative options

Tube  •  54 min

  1. Piccadilly

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. 19.9 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  30 min

  1. 19.9 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and Charing Cross, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Charing Cross every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Charing Cross Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Charing Cross is 26 km. The road distance is 32 km.

The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Charing Cross is to bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Charing Cross is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £70 - £85.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

It takes approximately 32 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Charing Cross, including transfers.

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