London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is not only the busiest airport in the UK, but the third-busiest in the world. A total of 86 airlines use its facilities, with more than 190,000 people arriving and departing on flights from Heathrow Airport every single day.
Unsurprisingly, the airport serves many of the world's major cities. Travellers flying from Heathrow Airport can currently choose from almost 200 locations in 90 countries around the world. New York, Dubai, Amsterdam, Paris and many other popular cities are all served by carriers flying from Heathrow, providing the airport's passengers with the widest possible choice.
Getting to Heathrow is no problem thanks to the airport's impressive transport links. Located just 15 miles west of central London, the airport is easy to reach by road or rail, meaning visitors can ensure they get to enjoy a stress-free start to their holiday. A 15 minute service runs between London Paddington train station and the airport, while London Underground's Piccadilly Line also serves Heathrow. Motorists meanwhile can reach the airport easily via the M25 and M4 motorways, and ample long and short-stay parking facilities are available on site. Precise directions depend on the departure terminal and full details can be found on the airport's official website.
Spending time at Heathrow waiting for a flight is no chore thanks to the wide range of shops, restaurants and bars that are available in each terminal. All tastes are catered for and no matter whether you have a few spare minutes in which to enjoy a coffee, or an hour or more to kill and want a relaxed meal, you'll find the perfect venue at Heathrow. And when it comes to shopping you'll be spoilt for choice, with major brand names present from Italian jeweller Bulgari to Sunglasses Hut.
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