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London Heathrow terminals: visitor information

Onyx is the ideal choice for travelers arriving to or departing from London Heathrow. The 2nd-busiest airport in the world, London Heathrow serves the greater London area, as well as much of southern England. You can find Heathrow Airport around 25 kilometers (16 miles) west of central London, which makes it easy to access by car, public transport, or Uber. Heathrow to London’s city center is around an hour’s journey, so for anyone traveling to or from England’s capital city, it’s a great choice.


Heathrow Airport terminals

London Heathrow has 4 active terminals: Terminals 2, 3, 4, and 5. Terminals 2 and 3 are located on the east side of Heathrow Airport, Terminal 4 on the south side, and Terminal 5 on the west side. Among the many airlines served:


Terminal 2

  • Aer Lingus

  • Singapore

  • United


Terminal 3

  • British Airways

  • Delta

  • Emirates


Terminal 4

  • Malaysia

  • Qatar


Terminal 5

  • British Airways


Dining at Heathrow

Heathrow offers a wide selection of more than 30 restaurants, cafes, and bars, so whether you want to fill up before a departure or after you arrive, there are plenty of Heathrow restaurants to choose from.


Getting around LHR

It’s easy to transfer among the terminals at London Heathrow Airport. Terminals 2 and 3 are walking distance from each other, while regular shuttles connect Terminals 4 and 5. The Heathrow Express is also available, travelling from Terminal 5 to Terminals 2 and 3, then connecting to central London.


Things to do at LHR

Whether you’re looking for designer jackets or luxury watches, you’ll find a wide range of Heathrow Airport shops to explore. For people who want to pick up a souvenir for friends or family, there are many duty-free Heathrow Airport shops to explore. The airport’s travel shops ensure that you’re fully prepared for your flight. A number of luxury and premium airport lounges are also available, including the No1 Lounge and Club Aspire Lounge, both situated in Terminal 3.


Heathrow Airport showers

Heathrow Airport lounges offer numerous shower facilities—among them, the Plaza Premium Lounge, the No1 Lounge, and the Club Aspire Lounge and Spa. In addition, showers may be available in airlines’ own lounges.


Hotels near Heathrow Airport

About 20 hotels are in Heathrow Airport’s immediate surrounding area, making them the perfect choice for guests on a layover or for people who arrive in the early-morning hours. With central London just a short journey away, there is a wide variety of budget and luxury hotel accommodation options to explore.


Points of interest near Heathrow Airport

If you have a significant amount of time during a layover, you could venture into central London. There’s also plenty to see and do in the immediate vicinity of LHR Airport, including:

  • Ham House

  • Legoland Windsor Resort

  • London Motor Museum

  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

  • Windsor Castle


Find more information about LHR Airport here.


Heathrow Airport (LHR) transfers

Looking for an alternative to the traditional Heathrow Airport shuttle or taxi? Whether you’re heading from Heathrow Airport to London or London to Heathrow Airport, get where you’re going with Onyx. Request a ride to and from LHR at the tap of a button.

Longford TW6, United Kingdom
+44 20-7360-1250

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 Request a journey

When you’re ready, open the Onyx booking portal to request a ride to your destination. Choose the EMA airport transportation option that suits your group size and luggage needs.

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Booking confirmation

After you’ve confirmed the calculated fare and payment details, you will receive an email of confirmation shortly afterwards. 

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Meet your driver

Go to your assigned EMA pickup location. Your uniformed chauffeur will be waiting for you, ready to take you to your next destination.  

Pickup at at Heathrow Airport (LHR)

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