There are 6 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath by subway, train, bus, car or towncar

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Subway, train  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge North
  3. Take the train from Cambridge North to Brandon

£51 - £71

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Bus via Heathrow Central Bus Station  •  4h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Mildenhall, Bus Station 727

£7 - £9

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Bus  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Mildenhall National Express

£7 - £9

Train, subway, bus, line 201 bus  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the subway from Lancaster Gate station to Stratford station
  3. Take the bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Mildenhall
  4. Take the line 201 bus from Mildenhall, Bus Station to Lakenheath, Post Office 200 / ...

Drive  •  1h 42m

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath 97.8 miles

£17 - £25

Towncar  •  1h 42m

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Lakenheath 97.8 miles

£170 - £240

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The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath is to bus which costs £7 - £9 and takes 4h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 1h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and arriving at Lakenheath, Post Office via Mildenhall, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 26m.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Lakenheath is 78 miles. The road distance is 97.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath without a car is to subway and train which takes 3h 37m and costs £50 - £75.

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It takes approximately 3h 37m to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Mildenhall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath is 98 miles. It takes approximately 1h 42m to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lakenheath.

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

National Express operates a bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Mildenhall every 3 hours. Tickets cost £7 - £9 and the journey takes 3h 10m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Lancaster Gate station to Stratford station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
TfL Rail
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Mildenhall
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
National Express
Bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Mildenhall
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Mildenhall, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
National Express
Coach Services
Phone
01842 821509
Email
info@coachservicesltd.co.uk
Website
coachservicesltd.com
Bus from Mildenhall, Bus Station to Lakenheath, Post Office
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
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Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Lakenheath
Estimated price
£170 - £240

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