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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Polegate to London Victoria

$66 - $98

Cheapest option

Train, bus via East Croydon  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Polegate to East Croydon
  2. Take the bus from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station X26

$33 - $48

4 alternative options

Train, bus National Express  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Polegate to Gatwick Airport
  2. Take the bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 230 / ...

$34 - $47

Line 54 bus, line 31 bus, bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 54 bus from Polegate, School Lane (High Street) to Uckfield, Railway Station 54
  2. Take the line 31 bus from Uckfield, Bus Station to Haywards Heath, Market Square 31
  3. Take the bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 230 / ...

$33 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Polegate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 84.6 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take a town car from Polegate to London Heathrow Airport 84.6 miles

$200 - $280

Questions & Answers

The distance between Polegate and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 54 miles. The road distance is 84.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Polegate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from Polegate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Polegate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to train which takes 2 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 54 bus and line 31 bus and bus, which costs and takes 3 h 24 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Polegate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Polegate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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Map of how to get from Polegate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
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  • Distance: 54.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 8 min

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

Southern operates a train from Polegate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Polegate to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Uckfield, Railway Station, Uckfield, Bus Station, Haywards Heath, Market Square, Haywards Heath, Gatwick Airport, and South Terminal Bus Station in around 3 h 24 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Polegate to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Polegate to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Polegate to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 South Terminal Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stagecoach in Eastbourne
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Polegate, School Lane (High Street) to Uckfield, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from Uckfield, Bus Station to Haywards Heath, Market Square
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Polegate to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$200 - $280

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