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If you're after Heathrow Express train tickets, look no further. At TrainPal, we'll show you where Heathrow Express can take you and how to book the best value fares for your journey. To find Heathrow Express tickets, simply start a search above, and we'll show you the best available journey times and prices. Keep reading for more information on classes, onboard amenities, destinations, and cheap train ticket tips.

About Heathrow Express

The Heathrow Express is a private, non-franchised, non-subsidized railway company operating up to 150 daily flights between London Paddington and Heathrow Airport. The Heathrow Express shares some tracks with NR trains but is not part of the NR network. London Heathrow International Airport is operated by British Airports Authority (BAA). It is a hub for British Airways and Virgin Atlantic Airways and is the main airport for British Airways. It is one of the busiest airports in the world. It is second in the world only to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and Beijing Capital International Airport. Due to the large number of cross-border flights at the airport, Heathrow has the highest passenger volume in terms of cross-border passengers. As of 2004, Heathrow was the busiest airport in Europe, carrying 31.5% more passengers than Paris Charles de Gaulle and Frankfurt, but three times more than the two airports combined part one It had fewer flights. Launched in 1998, it operates non-stop scheduled flights from London Paddington to Terminals 2 and 3 in 15 minutes and Terminal 5 in 6 minutes. We welcome an average of 17,000 customers a day. Passengers can enjoy free WiFi, HEX TV, in-seat power and private luggage storage in our spacious all-electric vehicle. Business First Class also offers more privacy and space, complimentary magazines and a work table.

Heathrow Express Route Map

Unsure about where to start your Heathrow Express adventure? Use our map to plan out where you want to go. From London, you can enjoy high-speed services to destinations like Liverpool, Edinburgh and Manchester. Heathrow Express are one of the primary rail operators in the UK, providing services from London Euston and a number of major terminals including Birmingham New Street, Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street. Many of the routes feature high-speed services with no changes required, making Heathrow Express an excellent alternative to air travel if you're looking to traverse up or down the length of the country.

What can Heathrow Express offers

  • 1. Travel the fastest way
  • London Paddington to Heathrow central in 15min
  • 2. Lowest Fares Online
  • Buy in advance and save up to 75% off Express Saver fares.
  • 3. Check your trip with the Carbon Calculator:
  • discover the eco-friendly benefits of exchanging your car for a train!
  • How to Get Cheap Heathrow Express tickets

    Looking for cheap train tickets on Heathrow Express routes? We've got you covered! Check out the suggestions below and discover tips you can use to save on your next train journey.
    Book in advance
    Book in advance
    If you're planning your journey in advance, take note that UK train tickets are generally available to book 3 months before the departure date. Keep an eye out for Advance tickets - they tend to be cheaper but have the potential to sell out quickly, especially on popular routes.
    Travel Off-Peak
    Travel Off-Peak
    Looking to save on UK trains? Book reduced fares by selecting times of the day that aren't so busy. When you search for trains with us, we'll show you all of the options available for your trip and point out low-priced recommendations.
    Split Tickets
    TrainPal can help travellers save up to 95.25% of the original rail fare in the U.K. In addition to the traditional split ticketing features, TrainPal also offers a flexible split ticketing option which give travellers the best value to help you save even more. First class split tickets are also available.
    Use your Railcard
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    Heathrow Express Train Classes

    Standard Class

    • Air-conditioned
    • Plenty of luggage space
    • On-board TV
    • Free Wi-Fi throughout the train
    • At-seat power sockets too
    • You can use your mobile phone when the train is in a tunnel

    Travelling with a Railcard

    Travelling with Heathrow Express a few times a year? Get a Railcard and you'll save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys. Click on one of the Railcard types below to see the various eligibility requirements.


    · Great for ages 16-25 solo travel
    · Save 1/3 on eligible rail-travel fares
    · Average annual savings up to £189!
    · 3-year Railcard available to under 24s only

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    · Great for ages 26-30 solo travel
    · Save 1/3 on eligible rail-travel fares
    · Average annual savings up to £251!

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    · For ages 16+ couples travel together
    · Named passengers save 1/3 on eligible fares
    · £15 each! Best discount for couple travel

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    · Great for families who love to travel
    · 1-4 adults save 1/3 on eligible fares, 1-4 children save 60%
    · Average annual savings up to £114!

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    More info about Heathrow Express

    Can I travel for free between Heathrow Terminals?
    Yes, you can travel between Heathrow terminals for free. You can travel between Heathrow terminals free of charge by using your Oyster or contactless payment card to enter and exit the turnstiles or by picking up a free terminal transfer ticket from the dedicated ticket vending machines at each Heathrow station.
    How can I get to Heathrow Terminal 2 from London?
    The Heathrow Express runs from London Paddington station. Get off at the first train station for Heathrow Terminal 2 and follow airport signs (15 minutes).
    How do I get to Heathrow Terminal 3 from London?
    The Heathrow Express operates from London Paddington Station. Get off the train at the first stop at Heathrow Terminal 3 and follow the signs for the airport (the train ride takes 15 minutes). Allow extra time to walk from the platform to the terminal building.
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