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

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Tube  •  49 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station Piccadilly

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9

$3

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Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Covent Garden 17.5 miles

$85 - $100

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Covent Garden 17.5 miles

$3 - $6

Shuttle  •  29 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Heathrow Airport to Covent Garden

$50 - $75

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Covent Garden 17.5 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Covent Garden 17.5 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Covent Garden is to bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Covent Garden is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 29 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Covent Garden is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.5 miles.

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The Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station takes 49 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station station 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 4 min.

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The nearest airport to Covent Garden is London City (LCY) Airport which is 7.5 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Heathrow (LHR) (14.6 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (24.7 miles), London Luton (LTN) (27.8 miles) and London Stansted (STN) (31 miles).

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Covent Garden.
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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Covent Garden, Greater London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Covent Garden every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$35 - $55
Access
$45 - $65
Assist
$45 - $65
UberX
$45 - $65
UberXL
$65 - $90
Exec
$85 - $120
Lux
$140 - $190
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$85 - $100
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Heathrow Airport to Covent Garden
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Covent Garden
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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