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

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Train, line 205 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington London Heathrow Airport T5 Train Station - London Paddington Train Station
  2. Take the line 205 bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to Euston Square 205 / ...

£6 - £34

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Night bus  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the night bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane N9

£2

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Subway  •  53 min

  1. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Russell Square station Piccadilly

£3 - £5

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury 19.1 miles

£50 - £65

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury 19.1 miles

£2 - £5

Shuttle  •  32 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Heathrow Airport to Bloomsbury

£52 - £58

Towncar  •  32 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Bloomsbury 19.1 miles

£30 - £120

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury by train and bus

The journey time between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Bloomsbury is around 43 min and covers a distance of around 17 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 31 min. Operated by Heathrow Express, TfL Rail, East Midlands Railways and others, the London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury service departs from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 and arrives in Euston Square. Typically 666 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
43 min
Fastest journey time:
31 min
Journey distance:
17 miles
Services per week:
666
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:01
Last service departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury train and bus schedules

Departing Friday, August 6, 2021

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) → Bloomsbury
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bloomsbury is 111.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury is to night bus which costs £2 and takes 1h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 32 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station station and arriving at Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station station and arriving at Russell Square station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Bloomsbury is 15 miles. The road distance is 19.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury without a car is to train and line 205 bus which takes 37 min and costs £6 - £35.

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane station.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury.
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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Russell Square station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a vehicle from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 1h 10m.

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Russell Square station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to Euston Square
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Night bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Majestic Cars UK Limited
Phone
+44 207 1276 550
Website
majestictaxis.com
Hounslow Minicab
Phone
+44 208 577 1111
Website
hounslowminicab.co.uk
Heathrow Taxis
Phone
+44 20 3475 8961
Website
taxi-from-heathrow-airport.co.uk
Airport Taxis & Transfers
Phone
+44 7808 789 089
Jayride
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Heathrow Airport to Bloomsbury
Estimated price
£52 - £58
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Bloomsbury
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Russell Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury is 19 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bloomsbury.

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