There are 5 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cowes by bus, train, ferry, car or car ferry

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

Bus, train, ferry  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Woking 925
  2. Take the train from Woking to Southampton Central
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$38 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry via Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange 203
  2. Take the bus from Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange to Eastern Docks, National Oceanography Centre U1c / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$22 - $37

3 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade National Express / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$22 - $38

Train, ferry  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$97 - $161

Drive, carferry  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Portsea, Portsmouth IOW Car Ferry Terminal
  2. Take the carferry from Portsea, Portsmouth IOW Car Ferry Terminal to Fishbourne IOW Ferry Terminal

$29 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Cowes is 60 miles.

The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cowes without a car is to bus and train and ferry which takes 3 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cowes, including transfers.

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There are 1208+ hotels available in Cowes. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cowes.
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  • Distance: 60.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 6 min

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

There is no direct connection from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cowes. However, you can take the bus to Woking, take the train to Southampton Central, take the walk to Southampton City Centre, Central Station, take the bus to Town Quay, Red Jet Terminal, take the walk to Southampton, then take the ferry to East Cowes. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cowes via Southampton City Centre, Coach Station, Southampton City Centre, WestQuay, Town Quay, Red Jet Terminal, and Southampton in around 3 h 7 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Woking
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Unilink
Website
unilinkbus.co.uk
Bus from Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange to Eastern Docks, National Oceanography Centre
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
unilinkbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Red Funnel
Phone
+44 2380 019192
Email
post@redfunnel.co.uk
Website
redfunnel.co.uk
Ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
redfunnel.co.uk
Wightlink
Phone
0333 999 7333
Website
wightlink.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsea, Portsmouth IOW Car Ferry Terminal to Fishbourne IOW Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
wightlink.co.uk

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Trips from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station