There are 8 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stratford 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, Tube  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington Heathrow Express
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Central

$30 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gunnersbury Station N9
  2. Take the train from Gunnersbury to Stratford (London)

$7 - $12

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Tube  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the Tube from Holborn Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Central

$8 - $12

Bus  •  2 h 7 min

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

$9

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stratford 24.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stratford 24.5 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle  •  43 min

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

$55 - $80

Towncar  •  43 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Stratford 24.5 miles

$100 - $140

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to Stratford station. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Stratford Bus Station via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and Liverpool Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Stratford is 20 miles. The road distance is 24.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stratford without a car is to train and Tube which takes 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stratford, including transfers.

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

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stratford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stratford is 25 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stratford.

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There are 8146+ hotels available in Stratford. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stratford.
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  • Distance: 20.3 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stratford every 30 minutes. 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 Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Holborn Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Gunnersbury to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $6
Cash
$7 - $11
Oyster Card
$6 - $9
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gunnersbury Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stratford
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Heathrow Airport to Stratford
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Stratford
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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