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

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Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to POOLE, Dorset National Express / ...

$30 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Woking National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Woking to Poole

$35 - $51

Train  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Bournemouth

$66 - $106

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole 98.8 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Poole 98.8 miles

$220 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and arriving at POOLE, Dorset. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 and arriving at Poole via Hayes & Harlington, Reading and Bournemouth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Poole is 85 miles. The road distance is 98.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 50 min and costs £25 - £30.

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The bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to POOLE, Dorset takes 2 h 50 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Hayes & Harlington station.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole is to bus which takes 2 h 50 min and costs £25 - £30. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £50 - £85 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole.
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  • Distance: 85 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

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

National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole via Hayes & Harlington, Reading, and Bournemouth in around 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
CrossCountry
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to POOLE, Dorset
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Woking
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Poole
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at POOLE, Dorset station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Bournemouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Poole.

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