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There are 11 ways to get from Tehrān to London by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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 to London Heathrow  •  10h 18m

  1. Fly from Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) to London Heathrow (LHR) IKA - LHR

$160 - $594

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Fly to London Gatwick  •  12h 11m

  1. Fly from Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) to London Gatwick (LGW) IKA - LGW

$149 - $329

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Fly to London City  •  12h 15m

  1. Fly from Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) to London City (LCY) IKA - LCY

$187 - $559

Fly to London Stansted  •  12h 13m

  1. Fly from Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) to London Stansted (STN) IKA - STN

$169 - $269

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  13h 2m

  1. Fly from Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) to Birmingham (BHX) IKA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston

$304 - $854

Fly to Bristol, train  •  15h 45m

  1. Fly from Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) to Bristol (BRS) IKA - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington

$436 - $1,136

Bus, train  •  3 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from Tehran Beyhaghi Terminal to Istanbul
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul to Haskovo
  3. Take the bus from Haskovo to Linz
  4. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  6. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International

$417 - $790

Bus, bus and ferry  •  3 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Tehran Beyhaghi Terminal to Istanbul
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to London Victoria Station

$244 - $280

Bus  •  4 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Tehran Beyhaghi Terminal to Istanbul
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
  3. Take the bus from Constanta to London

$149 - $159

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  2 days 13h

  1. Drive from Tehrān to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  6. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  7. Drive from Folkestone to London

$925 - $1,264

Drive, car ferry  •  2 days 12h

  1. Drive from Tehrān to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

$748 - $1,081

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tehrān to London is to bus which costs $140 - $160 and takes 4 days 8h.

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The quickest way to get from Tehrān to London is to fly which costs $160 - $600 and takes 10h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tehrān to London station. However, there are services departing from Tehran Beyhaghi Terminal and arriving at London Victoria Station via Istanbul and Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 8h.

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The distance between Tehrān and London is 4398 km.

The best way to get from Tehrān to London without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 days 7h and costs $410 - $800.

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It takes approximately 10h 18m to get from Tehrān to London, including transfers.

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Tehrān to London bus services, operated by Seiro Safar, depart from Tehran Beyhaghi Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Tehrān to London is to fly which takes 10h 18m and costs $160 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $160 and takes 4 days 8h.

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The quickest flight from Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 6h 35m.

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Tehrān to London bus services, operated by Balkan Horn, arrive at London Victoria Station.

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Map of how to get from Tehrān to London.
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  • Distance: 2749 miles
  • Duration: 10h 18m

What companies run services between Tehrān, Iran and London, England?

Iran Air, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Tehrān to London hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tehrān to London via Istanbul, Istanbul - Aksaray, and Constanta in around 4 days 8h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 37m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $3,600
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Frankfurt, Brussels
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Bristol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $4,700
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Bristol via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Gatwick via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Gatwick via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$80 - $5,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London City via Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London City via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Gatwick via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $4,800
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Gatwick via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $5,500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Stansted via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $5,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Gatwick via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Bristol via Vienna
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $6,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Bristol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $6,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Bristol via Vienna, Brussels
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Bristol via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Doha
Ave. Duration
11h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Stansted via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $4,800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $4,800
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $6,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $6,500
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $6,500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $5,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $6,500
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London City via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $4,800
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Stansted via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Stansted via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $5,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Stansted via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $3,000
Iran Air
Website
iranair.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $4,300
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Dubai
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $750
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Gatwick via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Seiro Safar
Website
seirosafar.ir
Bus from Tehran Beyhaghi Terminal to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
36h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
seirosafar.ir
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Haskovo to Linz
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to London Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
33h 14m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$165
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
UBB Turistic
Phone
0040 744 274 274
Email
rezervari@ubbturistic.ro
Website
ubbturistic.ro
Bus from Constanta to London
Ave. Duration
2 days 8h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
ubbturistic.ro
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London is 3h 30m behind Tehrān. It is currently 9:20 PM in Tehrān and 5:50 PM in London.

Iran Air, Lufthansa, Emirates and three other airlines offer flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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