Heathrow Express : Timetable

Heathrow Express Timetable

Reservations are not required, just board the next departing service.

Please note date of travel can be changed but amended date can only be after original nominated date of travel.

Trains usually depart from Platforms 6 and 7 at London Paddington.

If you're going to Terminal 2 or Terminal 3, board any train and get off at Heathrow Terminal 2 and 3. Journey time is 15 minutes.

For Terminal 5, get on the London-Heathrow train at Paddington and stay on board at Heathrow Terminal 2 & 3 - all trains continue to Terminal 5, arriving 6 minutes later.

For Terminal 4, change at Heathrow Terminal 2 and 3 and catch the free transfer service. Trains are conveniently timed so they connect directly with the Heathrow Express arrival from London. There are four connecting trains per hour and travel time is 4 minutes.

London Paddington - Heathrow Airport

 
First Train Then these minutes past the hour* Last Train
Monday - Sunday
05:10** 25, 40, 55, 10 23:25

* From Monday to Thursday, Heathrow Express departs every 30 minutes after the 21:55 service. Services start at 22:25 until 23:25. This is due to Crossrail improvement work.

** First train departs 06:10 on Sunday, then every 15 minutes until 23:25.

*** Please note, a change is required at Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to connect to the free Terminal 4 transfer service.

Heathrow Airport - London Paddington

 
Departing First Train Then these mins
past the hour*
Until
Monday - Thursday
Terminal 5 05:07, 05:27, 05:42 05:57 12, 27, 42, 57 22:12, 22:42, 23:12, 23:42
Terminal 4** 05:23, 05:31, 05:56, 06:11 11, 26, 41, 56 22:11, 22:38, 23:11, 23:41
Terminal 2 & 3 05:12, 05:33, 05:48, 06:03 03, 18, 33, 48 22:18, 22:48, 23:18, 23:48
Fridays
Terminal 5 05:07, 05:27, 05:42, 05:57 12, 27, 42, 57 23:27, 23:42
Terminal 4** 05:23, 05:31, 05:56, 06:11 11, 26, 41, 56 23:26, 23:41
Terminal 2 & 3 05:12, 05:33, 05:48, 06:03 03, 18, 33, 48 23:33, 23:48
Saturdays
Terminal 5 05:07, 05:27, 05:42, 05:57 12, 27, 42, 57 23:12, 23:27, 23:42
Terminal 4** 05:26, 05:41, 05:56, 06:11 11, 26, 41, 56 23:11, 23:26, 23:41
Terminal 2 & 3 05:12, 05:33, 05:48, 06:03 03, 18, 33, 48 23:1,8 23:33, 23:48
Sundays
Terminal 5 06:18, 06:48 03, 18, 33, 48 23:33, 23:48
Terminal 4** 06:02, 06:22 53, 13, 25, 41 23:25, 23:41
Terminal 2 & 3 06:23, 06:53 08, 23, 38, 53 23:38, 23:53

Average journey time is 15 minutes (allow a few more minutes to and from Terminal 4 & 5).

*From Monday to Thursday, Heathrow Express departs every 30 minutes after 22:00. Services start at 22:11 from Terminal 4 until 23:41, 22:12 from Terminal 5 until 23:42, and 22:18 from Terminal 2 and 3 until 23:48. This is due to Crossrail improvement work.

** Please note, a change is required at Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to connect to the Heathrow Express service to London Paddington.