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

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

Train, Tube  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Monument Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station Dlr

$33 - $47

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Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road N199

$6

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Tube, line 188 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 188 bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum 188 / ...

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Greenwich 23.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Greenwich 23.7 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle  •  43 min

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

$55 - $80

Towncar  •  43 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Greenwich 23.7 miles

$100 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Greenwich is to bus which costs £5 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Greenwich is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to Greenwich. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Greenwich is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Greenwich without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £25 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Greenwich, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road station.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Greenwich.
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  • Distance: 19.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

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

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Greenwich via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross in around 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Monument Underground Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
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
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Greenwich
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Heathrow Airport to Greenwich
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Greenwich
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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