Heathrow Informational Guide to London Heathrow Airport - LHR - Non Official

Heathrow Airport Taxi

Get within an hour to London city centre from Heathrow Airport by taxi. London is a big city and during rush hours traffic is common. 

At Heathrow Airport, taxis that operate are the traditional and popular black taxis. 

taxi Location

Find taxi ranks outside the Airport Terminals. All taxis have wheelchair access. 

taxi Companies

A couple of companies provide private taxi services, apart of the black taxis:

- Minicabit: +44 20 3695 2831
- We Know: +44 20 9080 5828

Service hours: 24/7.

taxi Fares

From Heathrow Airport to Central London, travel time is between 30 minutes and one hour.

There are three types of fares according to the time and day of the week:

- Tariff 1: Monday to Friday from 05:00am to 08:00pm. Price range between £49 - £92 

- Tariff 2: Monday to Friday from 08:00pm to 10:00pm, Saturday and Sunday from 05:00am to 10:00pm. Price range between £49 - £92

- Tariff 3: Every night from 10:00pm to 05:00am plus public holidays. Price range between £49 - £92

Please note that there’s a minimum fare of £3.80 for each trip.
There is also an extra charge of £3.60 for journeys that start from Heathrow Airport taxi ranks.

*fares may change. 

weknow service

Weknow is an electric car transfer service from LHR Airport. Passengers will find fixed rates and service desks at the arrivals area. 

You can check prices of the service here. 

Shared Rides

Companies such as Arro, Free Now, Ola and Uber operate in Heathrow Airport. In order to ask for a car, passengers need to download to their smartphone the application first. 


If you wish to transfer from and to Heathrow Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.

Book your transfer through our site, it is easy and fast to use!