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About Us

Find out about Heathrow Express, including company information, facts and figures.

Company information

Heathrow Express is a non-franchised, non-subsidised private company which owns its own trains, the stations at Heathrow, and the entire below-ground section of the line between London Paddington and the airport.

The service was launched in 1998 and carries an average of 16,000 passengers a day. It is the fastest rail link from London to Heathrow, with a journey time of just 15 minutes to Terminals 1 and 3 (a few minutes more for Terminals 4 and 5).

Facts about Heathrow Express

Did you know that we were the first train company to launch e-ticketing direct to the customer’s mobile? Or that we’ve set up flight information screens at Paddington?

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Our Mission Statement

At Heathrow Express our first priority is to get our passengers to their destination safely and on time.

Heathrow Express Key Aim

PR and Media

Whatever you need to know about Heathrow Express, our public relations and media teams can help.

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