There are 7 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to City of Lancaster by plane, train, bus 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

Fly to Manchester, train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster

$85 - $276

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Preston, Lancashire National Express

$52 - $64

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Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lancaster

$94 - $233

Train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Lancaster

$160 - $243

Line 140 bus, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 140 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harrow & Wealdstone Station 140
  2. Take the train from Harrow & Wealdstone to Milton Keynes Central
  3. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Lancaster

$118 - $208

Bus, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lancaster

$101 - $164

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to City of Lancaster 240.3 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to City of Lancaster is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to City of Lancaster is to fly and train which costs £65 - £220 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and City of Lancaster is 204 miles. The road distance is 240.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to City of Lancaster, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to City of Lancaster. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Lancaster City Centre, Queens Square (Queens Square A6 North) via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 5 min.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to City of Lancaster bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester station.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to City of Lancaster.
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  • Distance: 204.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and City of Lancaster, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to City of Lancaster every 2 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $200 and the journey takes 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to City of Lancaster via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Preston, Lancashire, and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2) in around 8 h 5 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $200
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
West Midlands
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harrow & Wealdstone Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Preston, Lancashire
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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