Heathrow International Airport

General Information

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is one of the busiest airports in the world. Heathrow Airport has a total of 5 terminals, each with a range of shops, restaurants, cafes, cash machines and more.

Travel to Heathrow International Airport

By Train 
Take the Southern Service from East Croydon Station to London Victoria and then from London Victoria Underground station take the Circle line to Paddington Station, where you can board the Heathrow Express.

The Heathrow Express offers the fastest journey between the airport and central London.

It stops at Heathrow Central (for Terminals 2 and 3) and Heathrow Terminal 5.

Passengers using Terminal 4 can transfer free to or from Heathrow Central using the

Heathrow Connect shuttle.

Non-stop trains run every 15 minutes, and the journey between the two stations takes 15 minutes (a few minutes more for Terminals 4 or 5)

Trains run between 05.10 and 23.25 from Paddington and between 05.07 and 23.42 from

Heathrow. Tickets can be bought on the internet, at the station or on board the train.

For information on fares, timetables and special offers, or to book tickets in advance, visit the Heathrow Express website. Heathrow Express or call 0845 600 1515

By Bus

Route X26. This is a bus service you do not have to book in advance. Cash fare, freedom passes, bus passes, travel cards and Oyster cards are also valid on this service.

By Car – Sat Nav Codes for Heathrow airport terminals:

Heathrow airport is 15 miles west of central London and easily accessible from the M4 and

M25 motorways. If you are using a Satellite Navigation system to find your way to Heathrow

Airport, the Postcodes which you should input into your device are:

  • Terminal 2 – TW6 1EW
  • Terminal 3 – TW6 1QG
  • Terminal 4 – TW6 3XA
  • Terminal 5 – TW6 2GA

Croydon Park Hotel offers 90 on-site car parking spaces. (Car park charges apply.) Please note that the maximum car park height is 2.1 metres. Guests can not reserve car park spaces in advance. All car park spaces are subject to availability on a first come first served basis.


By Taxi
Our reception team will be happy to book you a taxi. We also provide a direct telephone line at reception to our taxi company. To book your cab in advance, please call Station Cars on +44 208 660 6000 or visit their website to book online Station Cars

For general rail enquiries, please visit: National Rail to check train times, prices and you may also purchase your tickets.

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The Location

3 minute walk from East Croydon rail station. 20 minute train journey from Gatwick Airport. 15 minutes into Central London. Parking is available on-site.

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