Getting from Heathrow to London Paddington
Check the Heathrow Express timetable for non-stop trains from Heathrow to London Paddington, and compare the journey time against travel by bus, tube, taxi or car.
- If you’re arriving at Terminal 1 or Terminal 3, follow signs for Trains to reach Heathrow Central station. From there, take a Heathrow Express service to London Paddington – journey time is 15 minutes.
- In Terminal 5 the station is at basement level and reached by lift or escalator. All trains call at Heathrow Central and then run non-stop to London Paddington – total journey time is 21 minutes.
- In Terminal 4, take the inter-terminal shuttle to Heathrow Central (departures every 15 minutes, travel time four minutes). From there, take a Heathrow Express service to London Paddington – journey time is 15 minutes.
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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 (Bakerloo, District and Circle 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