There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Harwich by train, subway, bus, car 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  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree
  4. Take the train from Manningtree to Harwich Town

$58 - $87

Cheapest option

Bus via Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St)  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Colchester National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue 102 / ...

$35 - $44

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Colchester National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Harwich, Bus Station (Harwich Rail) X15

$39 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Harwich 113.9 miles

$24 - $40

Towncar  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Harwich 113.9 miles

$240 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Harwich is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Harwich is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Harwich is 82 miles. The road distance is 113.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Harwich, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Harwich. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Harwich, Mayflower Avenue via Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Harwich.
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  • Distance: 81.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

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

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Harwich via Colchester and Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) in around 3 h 56 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Harwich Town
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Panther Travel
Phone
+44 7918 649427
Email
info@bigblackpanther.com
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Harwich, Bus Station (Harwich Rail)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Harwich
Estimated price
$240 - $330

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