There are 5 ways to get from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Heathrow Express

$41 - $61

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Bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Heathrow Central Bus Station 724

$10

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Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 27.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 27.4 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport 27.4 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Albans, St Peter's Street and arriving at Heathrow Central Bus Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between St Albans and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 20 miles. The road distance is 27.4 miles.

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The best way to get from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), depart from St Albans, St Peter's Street station.

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The best way to get from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to train which takes 49 min and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 27 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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  • Distance: 20.1 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

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

You can take a train from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead Underground Station, Baker Street Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 49 min. Alternatively, Green Line (operated by Arriva) operates a bus from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
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Taxi from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Jayride
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from St Albans to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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