Heathrow airport is situated just 12 miles from central London and is on approx 1227 hectares of land with 2 runways and 5 terminals.
Heathrow is the busiest airport in Europe handling a record 75 million passengers in 2015 with its 80 airlines service 185 destinations in 84 countries such as New York, Dubai, Dublin, Hong Kong ad Frankfurt!
This London airport is in a fantastic location just a few minutes from the M25 motorway which circles London and provides great access to other destinations such as Kent, Ascot Racecourse, Oxford, Southampton, Portsmouth, Luton, Gatwick, Stansted and many more. View the airport on google maps
Heathrow airport is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. There is plenty in the way of food and drink establishments both before and after security, and you’ll find a variety of shops, many of which sell tax-free items for travelling passengers. There is also a chapel, internet access points and conference rooms.
|Contact details||Telephone information service 0844 335 1801; textphone 0844 571 7410.|
|Address||Terminal 2: TW6 1EW, Terminal 3: TW6 1QG, Terminal 4: TW6 3XA and Terminal 5: TW6 2GA|
|Information||You will find the terminals have roaming Passenger Ambassadors there to help.|
|Check-in advice||Long haul and charter three hours before departure, all other destinations two hours. Check-in zones are located on the ground floor.|
|Arrivals||For live flight arrival information, click here.|
|Departures||For live flight departure information, click here.|
|Special assistance||Help is available for passengers with special needs. Click here for more information.|
|Airport taxis||Click here for an instant quote from Stansted Airport Taxis|
|Shopping||Click here for a full list of shops before and after security|
|Dining||Click here for a full list of restaurants and bars before and after security|
|Toilets||Male, female and disabled toilets and baby changing facilities are located throughout the airport. Showers are available in the arrivals area. Contact the information desk for towels and access (subject to a small charge).|
|Family facilities||Click here for a full list of family rooms throughout the airport|
|Business facilities||Lounges, meeting rooms and conference facilities are available. Click here for more information.|
|Chapel||There are multi-faith chapels and prayer rooms in Heathrow airport. Click here for more information|
|Internet access||There are internet facilities and Free WIFI throughout the airport.|
|Postal facilities||Post boxes are located in both before and after security in all terminals and stamps can be purchased from WH Smith.|
|Currency||London Heathrow Airport’s preferred currency exchange provider is Travelex. Currency can be purchased at the airport or pre-ordered for collection.|
|Lost property||A lost property service is operated at the airport and current details can be found by clicking here. For items left on aircraft, the airport advises to contact your airline directly.|
|Smoking||Heathrow is a smoke-free airport so smoking is only permitted in designated areas outside the terminal building. Smoking is not permitted anywhere after security control.|