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Heathrow Express Times

The Heathrow Express Timetable contains information about our dedicated rail express link which runs between London Paddington and the four Heathrow terminals. From Paddington to Heathrow, our trains run from 05:10 to 23:25 (Monday - Sunday). The journey time is 15 minutes to Terminals 2 & 3, 21 minutes to Terminal 5 and 19 minutes to Terminal 4.

Below is our normal scheduled timetable information. The Heathrow Express times are subject to variations during the holiday seasons. For live service information and future timetable changes please check here before you travel:

Train Times - London Paddington to Heathrow Airport

Train Times - Heathrow Airport to London Paddington

How long does Heathrow Express take to get to Heathrow and Paddington?

A Heathrow Express Train journey takes 15 minutes between London Paddington and Terminals 2 & 3, and an additional 6 minutes to Terminal 5. Heathrow Express trains stop at Terminals 2 & 3 and Terminal 5. Passengers travelling to Terminal 4 should change to the free transfer service (departing every 15 minutes) from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, adding an additional 4 minutes to the journey time in total. All Heathrow Express trains come equipped with at-seat power stations, free Wi-Fi and luggage racks as standard.   

What time is the first train from Paddington?

The first train departs Paddington at 05.10 Monday - Sundays. An Express Saver single fare is £25 if travelling during our peak times or £22 if travelling during off-peak times. 

For more information visit our Tickets and Fares information page. Please check our Service Information page for today's live updates and future service changes.

What time is the first train from Heathrow Airport?

From Heathrow Terminals 2 and 3
The first train from Terminals 2 and 3: 05:17 Monday to Sunday. Our Heathrow Express Trains run from Terminals 2 & 3 between 05:17 and 23:48 Monday - Saturday and between 05:17 and 23:47 on Sundays.

From Heathrow Terminal 5
The first train from Terminal 5: 05:12 Monday to Sundays. Our Heathrow Express Trains run from Terminal 5 between 05:12 and 23:42 Monday - Sundays.

From Terminal 4
Terminal 4: the first transfer from Heathrow Central is at 05:41 Monday to Saturday and 06:05 on Sundays.

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