There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath by subway, train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Lakenheath

$51 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Mildenhall National Express / ...

$43 - $49

3 alternative options

Tube, train, line 16 bus, bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Kennett
  4. Take the line 16 bus from Kennett, Railway Station to Mildenhall, Bus Station 16 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Mildenhall, Bus Station to Lakenheath, Post Office 200 / ...

$49 - $67

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath 97.7 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Lakenheath 97.7 miles

$220 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Lakenheath is 78 miles. The road distance is 97.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Lakenheath, Post Office via Mildenhall, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

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

National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 10 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 King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Lakenheath
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Kennett
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Kennett, Railway Station to Mildenhall, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Coach Services
Website
coachservicesltd.com
Bus from Mildenhall, Bus Station to Lakenheath, Post Office
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
coachservicesltd.com
Mulleys Motorways
Bus from Mildenhall, Bus Station to Lakenheath, Post Office
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Lakenheath
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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