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There are 9 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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, subway  •  33 min

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

$29 - $41

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Bus  •  1 h 9 min

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

$3

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Subway  •  52 min

  1. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Green Park station Piccadilly

$7 - $10

Bus via London Waterloo East  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark 18.3 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark 18.3 miles

$3 - $6

Shuttle  •  31 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Heathrow Airport to Southwark

$55 - $75

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Southwark 18.3 miles

$90 - $130

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark 18.3 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark is to bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station station and arriving at Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Southwark is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark without a car is to train and subway which takes 33 min and costs £22 - £35.

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane station.

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

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There are 8448+ hotels available in Southwark. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark.
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  • Distance: 15.3 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Green Park station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$45 - $60
Access
$45 - $65
Assist
$45 - $65
UberX
$45 - $65
UberXL
$65 - $95
Exec
$90 - $130
Lux
$150 - $210
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southwark
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Heathrow Airport to Southwark
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Southwark
Estimated price
$90 - $130

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