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

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Train, Tube  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Billingshurst

$57 - $81

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to East Croydon Rail Station X26
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Billingshurst

$23 - $38

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Bus, line 200 bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London North National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 200 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way) 200

$24 - $31

Taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex 47.3 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex 47.3 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to West Sussex 47.3 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and arriving at Coolham, Slaughter Bridge Farm via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and West Sussex is 33 miles. The road distance is 47.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex without a car is to train and Tube which takes 2 h 42 min and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex, including transfers.

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

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way).

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex is 47 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex.

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There are 346+ hotels available in West Sussex. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex.
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  • Distance: 32.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

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

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex via Gatwick Airport London North, Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal, and Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way) in around 3 h 34 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Billingshurst
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Billingshurst
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Gatwick Airport London North
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
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
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to West Sussex
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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