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Heathrow to London Paddington Trains

Journey times

Trains take 15 minutes between Paddington and Terminals 2 & 3. There is an additional 6 minutes to Terminal 5 and a free transfer service to Terminal 4 departing Terminals 2 & 3 and taking 4 minutes.  

What time is the first train from Heathrow Airport?

  • Terminals 2 and 3: 05:12 Monday to Saturday, 05:08 on Sundays.
  • Terminal 5: 05:07 Monday to Saturday, 05:03 on Sundays.
  • Terminal 4: First transfer to Heathrow Central is 05:23 Monday to Friday, 05:26 on Saturdays and at 05:53 Sundays.



This is our scheduled timetable. For up to date train times and information please check our Service Information before you travel. 

Monday - Friday

Departing
First Trains
Then these mins
past the hour*
Last Train
Terminal 4**
05:23
05:31
56
11
26
41
23:41
Terminal 5
05:07
05:27
42
57
12
27
23:42
Terminal 2 & 3
05:12
05:33
48
03
18
33
23:48

 

Saturday

Departing
First Trains
Then these mins
past the hour*
Last Train
Terminal 4**
05:26
05:41
56
11
26
41
23:41
Terminal 5
05:07
05:27
42
57
12
27
23:42
Terminal 2 & 3
05:12
05:33
48
03
18
33
23:48

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

Sunday

Departing
First Trains 
Then these mins
past the hour 
Until  Then these mins past the hour  Until  Then these mins past the hour  Last Train 
Terminal 4**
05:53 13 25 41 53 08:41 08:53 09:06 09:21  09:31  09:51 01 21  31  51  21:21  21:41  53 13 25 41 23:41
Terminal 5 05:03
18 33 48 03 08:48 09:00  09:13 09:27 09:42 09:57 12 27  42  57 21:27 21:48  03 18  33  48  23:48
Terminal 2 & 3
05:08
23 38
53 08 08:53 09:06 09:19 09:33  09:48 10:03  18  33 48  03  21:33 21:53  08 23 38  53  23:53
** Please note, a change is required at Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to connect to the Heathrow Express service to London Paddington.


Heathrow to London Paddington Transfer Time

Heathrow to London Paddington Route Map

  • If you’re arriving at Terminal 2, Terminal 3, follow signs to the Heathrow Express station. From there, take a Heathrow Express service to London Paddington – transfer time is 15 minutes.
  • In Terminal 5 the station is at basement level and reached by lift or escalator. All trains call at Heathrow Terminals 2 and 3 and then run non-stop to London Paddington – total transfer time is 21 minutes.
  • In Terminal 4, take the free transfer to Heathrow Terminals 2 and 3 (departures every 15 minutes, travel time four minutes). From there, take a Heathrow Express service to London Paddington – transfer time is 15 minutes.

Click here to view Heathrow Airport terminal maps for more information.

Paddington Station

Paddington Station is at the heart of London’s West End and has excellent connections to the rest of the city by taxi, bus or London Underground (District, Circle and Hammersmith and City lines).

The station is a short walk from Bayswater shopping centre, Hyde Park and Little Venice. The area is home to some renowned hotels, including the Hilton and Corus Hyde Park, as well as plenty of restaurants and bars.

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