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

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the train from London Heathrow Airport T2 & 3 Train Station to London Paddington Train Station
  2. Take the subway from Paddington to King's Cross St. Pancras station
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Strood
  4. Take the train from Strood to Aylesford

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Subway, train  •  2h 41m

  1. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Strood

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Bus  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3 to London Victoria Coach Station Newcastle upon Tyne John Dobson Street - Cwmbran Trussel Road / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gillingham National Express

Subway, train via Farringdon  •  3h 32m

  1. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Strood

Drive  •  1h 5m

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford 64 miles

Towncar  •  1h 5m

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Aylesford 64 miles

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford by train, subway and walk

The journey time between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Aylesford is around 2h 1m and covers a distance of around 57 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 42 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 32m. Operated by Heathrow Express, TfL Rail, East Midlands Railways and others, the London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford service departs from London Heathrow Airport T2 & 3 Train Station and arrives in Aylesford. Typically 142 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 19m
Layover time:
42 min
Total time:
2h 1m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 32m
Journey distance:
57 miles
Services per week:
142
Cheapest price:
£25
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:13
Last service departs at:
23:17

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Thursday, October 21, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford is to drive, which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to Aylesford. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & 3 Train Station and arriving at Aylesford via Paddington, St Pancras International and Strood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 8m.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Aylesford is 42 miles. The road distance is 64 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford without a car is to train and subway which takes 2h 8m and costs £25 - £80.

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It takes approximately 2h 8m to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford train services, operated by Heathrow Express, depart from London Heathrow Airport T2 & 3 Train Station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, arrive at Aylesford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1h 5m to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford.
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  • Distance: 42.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 8m

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

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aylesford via London Victoria Coach Station and Gillingham in around 3h 25m.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£4 - £7
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£6 - £11
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £15
Off-Peak Single
£5 - £9
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£9 - £14
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Strood
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £30
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£15 - £21
1st Class
£21 - £30
Train from Strood to Aylesford
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £14
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£4 - £6
1st Class
£9 - £14
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Strood
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£15 - £18
Train from Farringdon to Strood
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £18
Bus operators
Megabus UK
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 T2,3 to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gillingham
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Heathrow Airport to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Aylesford
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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