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There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station by plane, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly San Francisco to London Heathrow  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to London Heathrow (LHR) SFO - LHR

$285 - $768

6 alternative options

Fly San Francisco to London City  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to London City (LCY) SFO - LCY

$336 - $921

Fly San Francisco to London Gatwick, bus  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to London Gatwick (LGW) SFO - LGW
  2. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Heathrow Airport London T5

$293 - $1,169

Fly San Francisco to Southend, train  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Southend (SEN) SFO - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street

$573 - $1,548

Fly San Francisco to London Stansted  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to London Stansted (STN) SFO - STN

$366 - $1,509

Fly San Francisco to London Luton, bus  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to London Luton (LTN) SFO - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3

$369 - $2,406

Fly San Jose to London Heathrow  •  13 h 9 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to London Heathrow (LHR) SJC - LHR

$327 - $949

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to fly which costs $280 - $800 and takes 10 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to fly which costs $280 - $800 and takes 10 h 24 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is 5385 miles.

It takes approximately 10 h 24 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 10 h 15 min.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is 8 h ahead of San Francisco Airport (SFO). It is currently 7:40 AM in San Francisco Airport (SFO) and 3:40 PM in Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station.

Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, Icelandair and two other airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 909+ hotels available in Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to San Jose Airport is to shuttle which takes 45 min and costs $45.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 5384.8 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 24 min

What companies run services between San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England?

Virgin Atlantic, British Airways and nine other airlines fly from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Flights from San Francisco to London City via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from San Francisco to London City via London Heathrow, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
13 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via Madrid
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via London Heathrow, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via London Heathrow, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via London Heathrow, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,300
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
14 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from San Francisco to Southend via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from San Francisco to Southend via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from San Francisco to London Luton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from San Francisco to London Luton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15 h 6 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to London Luton via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from San Francisco to London Luton via Munich
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to London Luton via Zurich
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from San Francisco to London Luton via London Heathrow, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $4,800
Flights from San Francisco to London Luton via Frankfurt, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,400
Flights from San Francisco to London Luton via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
19 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,900
Flights from San Francisco to London Luton via London Heathrow, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $4,800
Flights from San Francisco to London Luton via Minneapolis, Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Flights from San Francisco to London City via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
13 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via London Heathrow, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
14 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
14 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Newark
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from San Francisco to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Houston
Ave. Duration
14 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Denver
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Southend via Newark, Dublin
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
15 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,000
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Madrid
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,000
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Dublin
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Chicago O'Hare, Dublin
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Boston, Dublin
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to London Luton via Newark, Dublin
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,700
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Detroit
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from San Francisco to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,500
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Denver
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Flights from San Francisco to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,400
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to Southend via Dublin
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to Southend via Chicago O'Hare, Dublin
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Flights from San Francisco to London City via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via Madrid
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Virgin Atlantic
Website
virginatlantic.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from San Francisco to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Newark
Ave. Duration
13 h 26 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Toronto
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,700
Flights from San Jose to London Heathrow via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Heathrow via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,900
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
WOW air
Website
wowair.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from San Francisco to Southend via Manchester
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Southend via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Manchester
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick via Calgary
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from San Francisco to London Stansted via Zurich, Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Train operators
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 Gatwick Airport London South to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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