There are 9 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre by train, subway, bus, night bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, subway  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the subway from Paddington station to Waterloo station Bakerloo

£8 - £35

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the night bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane N9

£2

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Subway  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Leicester Square station Piccadilly

£3 - £5

Bus  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd 211 / ...

£5 - £12

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre 18.2 miles

£45 - £60

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre 18.2 miles

£3 - £5

Shuttle  •  31 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Heathrow Airport to Southbank Centre

£40 - £60

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Southbank Centre 18.2 miles

£70 - £100

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre 18.2 miles

£30 - £45

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The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre is to night bus which costs £2 and takes 1h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre is to shuttle which costs £40 - £60 and takes 31 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station station and arriving at Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station station and arriving at Leicester Square station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Southbank Centre is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre without a car is to train and subway which takes 36 min and costs £7 - £35.

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre, including transfers.

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

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre train services, operated by Heathrow Express, depart from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station.

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

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Leicester Square station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre via London Victoria Coach Station, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, and Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd in around 1h 15m.

Train operators
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
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 Paddington station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Leicester Square station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to London Waterloo Rail Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Night bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£30 - £45
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Access
£30 - £45
Assist
£30 - £50
UberX
£30 - £50
UberXL
£45 - £65
Exec
£60 - £90
Lux
£100 - £150
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Hounslow Minicab
Phone
+44 208 577 1111
Website
hounslowminicab.co.uk
Heathrow Taxis
Phone
+44 20 3475 8961
Website
taxi-from-heathrow-airport.co.uk
Airport Taxis & Transfers
Phone
+44 7808 789 089
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Heathrow Airport to Southbank Centre
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Southbank Centre
Estimated price
£70 - £100

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Waterloo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre is 18 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southbank Centre.

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There are 8151+ hotels available in Southbank Centre. Prices start at £75 per night.

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