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There are 12 ways to get from Tehrān to London by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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Recommended option

Fly to London Heathrow  •  10 h 18 min

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

$160 - $594

Cheapest option

Fly to London Luton, train  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) to London Luton (LTN) IKA - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$148 - $444

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Fly to London City  •  11 h 35 min

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

$187 - $559

Fly to London Gatwick  •  11 h 59 min

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

$149 - $329

Fly to London Stansted  •  11 h 8 min

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

$169 - $269

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  13 h 15 min

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

$314 - $854

Bus, train via Munich  •  3 days 7 h

  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 Munich
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Paris Est Tgv
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$380 - $793

Bus, train  •  3 days 7 h

  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 Stuttgart
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$395 - $783

Bus, bus and ferry  •  3 days 15 h

  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 8 h

  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 13 h

  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 to Folkestone
  7. Drive from Folkestone to London

$940 - $1,283

Drive, car ferry  •  2 days 12 h

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

$748 - $1,081

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

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

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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 15 h.

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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 7 h and costs $380 - $800.

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It takes approximately 10 h 18 min 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 10 h 18 min and costs $160 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $160 and takes 4 days 8 h.

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

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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: 10 h 18 min

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

Iran Air, Lufthansa and eight 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 8 h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Gatwick via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Gatwick via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $4,800
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Stansted via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Stansted via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $5,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $6,000
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $5,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $3,200
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Rome
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $2,200
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Vienna
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Frankfurt, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,900
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Frankfurt, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,900
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Istanbul Ataturk, Vienna
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Sabiha Gokcen, Vienna
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Gatwick via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Gatwick via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $5,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London City via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London City via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $5,500
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $4,800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $3,600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Istanbul Ataturk, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Istanbul Ataturk, Budapest
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Istanbul Ataturk, Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $5,500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Rome
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $4,700
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $4,800
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Doha
Ave. Duration
11 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Stansted via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $2,800
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $4,700
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Stansted via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $2,800
Iran Air
Website
iranair.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $4,300
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Dubai
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Azerbaijan Airlines
Website
azal.az
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Heathrow via Baku Heydar Aliyev
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Gatwick via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Stansted via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $3,000
Air Bagan
Website
airbagan.com
Flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini to London Luton via Istanbul Ataturk, Kosice
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from München Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurostar
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
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 Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
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
36 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
seirosafar.ir
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
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 Munich
Ave. Duration
25 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Bus from Haskovo to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $280
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Haskovo to Munich
Ave. Duration
26 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$89
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to London Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
40 h 32 min
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
11 h
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 8 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
ubbturistic.ro
Ferry operators

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London is 3 h 30 min behind Tehrān. It is currently 11:12 AM in Tehrān and 8:42 AM in London.

Iran Air, Lufthansa, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and six other airlines offer flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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