Every booking guarantees a seat so you can sit comfortably all the way to your destination
You can bring 2x 20kg bags to store and one piece of soft hand luggage onboard
Wi-Fi comes as standard on most National Express services so you can stay connected with ease
With over 27,000 five-star reviews we are proud to earn a 'Excellent' rating from Trustpilot
By taking our coaches you can avoid paying airport drop-off fees for visitors accessing departures
Checkout faster, manage your tickets and save £1 when you sign up to My Account
Our direct coach transfers to London's Heathrow Airport start from just £10 one-way, and with services running day and night from pick-up points across the UK, you can travel with confidence once again.
Please note: We are currently running a reduced network, with plans to add to it regularly as demand grows. Because of this, the information on this page may differ depending on your travel dates and any regional restrictions.
Arrival and Departure information:
Terminal 2 & 3: Coaches arrive and depart from the Heathrow Central Bus Station.
Terminal 4: Coaches arrive and depart outside of Heathrow Terminal 4.
Terminal 5: Coaches arrive and depart outside of Heathrow Terminal 5.
|Routes||Service||Daily Services||Journey Time|
|Bristol to Heathrow||202, 401, 404||10||2 hours|
|Cambridge to Heathrow||727||6||2 hours 15 minutes|
|Cardiff to Heathrow||202||8||3 hours 25 minutes|
|Exeter to Heathrow||404, 406, 501, 511||7||3 hours 25 minutes|
|Birmingham to Heathrow||212, 423, 595, 707||13||3 hours 15 minutes|
|Bournemouth to Heathrow||204||11||2 hours 50 minutes|
|Southampton to Heathrow||204||6||1 hour 50 minutes|
|Coventry to Heathrow||707||5||3 hours 35 minutes|
Staying at a Heathrow Airport hotel? Add on the Heathrow Hotel Hoppa service, which will take you directly between your hotel and the airport door for as little as £4.50 (plus £1 booking fee) for a single journey or £8.00 (Plus £1 booking fee) for a return journey.
Heathrow Hotel Hoppa runs around-the-clock, with 900 services a day taking you direct from over 25 Heathrow hotels to Terminals 2, 3, 4 & 5 at Heathrow Airport. If you need to check a timetable for your journey, please see the Hotel Hoppa timetable.
To book, simply add your Airport Transfer or Hotel Transfer on the Add Extras page during checkout.
Our Heathrow coach services get you as close as possible to most Heathrow terminals, making your check-in and return as easy as possible. Please check which terminal you’re flying out of, or arriving into, to use the closest stop to you:
Terminals 2 and 3
Please note: Terminal 3 is currently out of operation
Our coaches arrive and depart from the Central Bus Station which is only a 5 minute walk from the terminal buildings via the lift, escalators and travelators.
Please note: Terminal 4 is currently out of operation
Our coaches use stops 13 and 14 right outside the terminal building at arrivals level. Free transfers to the Central Bus Station and Terminal 5 can be made at stop 7 outside arrivals.
Our coaches use stops 11 - 15, right outside the terminal building at arrivals level.
Free travel connections between terminals
Take advantage of free connection services between all Heathrow Airport terminals on our coaches or by travelling on Heathrow Connect and Heathrow Express train services.
To ensure a stress-free travel experience we recommend you get to the airport at least 3 hours before your scheduled flight departure time. There are plenty of things to keep you occupied at the airport including - restaurants, bars, retail shops and currency exchanges.
For more information on Heathrow's facilities, visit the Heathrow Airport Website.
For just £5 each way, our Change & Go Add On lets you be completely flexible with which coach you board to and from the airport:
So if your flight is delayed, then there's no need to panic; you can just hop on the next available coach.
Simply add the 'Change & Go' option to your ticket in the Add Extras section of the booking process.
Popular routes to Heathrow Airport:
Popular routes from Heathrow Airport:
Inter-airport routes to Heathrow:
Inter-airport routes from Heathrow:
You can take two 20kg suitcases and one item of hand luggage per adult on our coaches. However, be sure to check your flight luggage allowance with your airline before your pack.
Sign up or log in to My Account today and save on our usual £1 booking fee, as well as enjoying a host of other great benefits.Discover My Account
Save ⅓ on our Standard and Fully Flexible fares, all year round, with a National Express Coachcard. There are three different cards available, find yours now...Save ⅓ on Travel
Connect to our free Wi-Fi service on your next coach journey. Perfect for staying in touch with family and friends and browsing the web.Get connected
Back to top