Train schedule and services

Heathrow Express services are departing every 15 minutes. For live service information please click here.


Purchasing train tickets

To help reduce the number of people who need to use a ticket machine please book before you travel online or via our app or travel using contactless or Oyster.


Stay safer while you travel

The safety of customers and colleagues is always our first priority and we’re taking extra steps to help keep everyone safe so you can travel with confidence.

Heathrow Express and Heathrow Airport are part of the Sunflower Lanyard scheme which enables our colleagues and other customers to recognise that you have a hidden disability. To find out more or request a Sunflower Lanyard for free, please click here.


Safety measures and guidelines in train stations

Ticket machines are accepting card payments only and cash is not accepted at any sales point. At ticket barriers, please have your ticket, contactless card or device ready.

Airline terminal moves

Some airlines have temporarily relocated from their usual terminals. To check your terminal please click here.


Helpful links


For the latest Heathrow Express service information, please check our website or Twitter page before you travel.

For more information on travelling with Heathrow Airport please visit Heathrow Airport's website.



I have booked assistance, are there any changes to this?

Passenger Assistance services remain available, please continue to book before you travel through your airline and Network Rail. Our partners providing Passenger Assistance are offering this service in line with the latest government guidelines including maintaining social distancing as much as possible and wearing face coverings.

For assistance at London Paddington please click here

For assistance at Heathrow, please contact your airline


Do I need to reserve a seat or space on a train before travelling?

No, Heathrow Express continues to offer you the flexibility of boarding any service permitted with your ticket type. For more information on your ticket validity please click here.