Heathrow Airport or London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

Get your trip off to a flying start with 6E at London Heathrow airport. From check-in details to airport facilities and onward travel information, don't stress - we've got it covered.

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  • Located 23 km from west of central London.
  • Offers round the clock arrival and departure, so that you can travel at your convenience.
  • Availability of free Wi-Fi

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Terminal Information for London Heathrow Airport

Heathrow airport includes four operating terminals -2, 3, 4, 5 and two runways.

Terminal 2 is the most recent terminal, also known as the Queen's Terminal. It consists of a satellite pier – Terminal 2B.

Terminal 3 serves international flights to US, Canada and Dubai.

Terminal 4 is the only terminal that can handle Airbus A380 and operates flights to Asia, Europe and North Africa.

Terminal 5 is the hub for British Airways.

Together with Turkish Airlines, we at IndiGo, can connect you from India to London with multiple flights to London as well as to several other European cities from Istanbul. Turkish Airlines uses Terminal 2 of London Heathrow Airport.


Airport Facilities at London Heathrow Airport

London Heathrow Airport offer the following facilities for your convenient travel: 

Free trolleys.
ATM and Cash Machines.
Currency exchange counters.
Child Care Area.
Baby changing and feeding area.
Assistance for differently-abled/elderly passengers.
Business centre.
Luggage storage.
Medical assistance.
Smoking area.

Things to Do at London Heathrow Airport

While you wait at the London Heathrow Airport, spend your time

  • By relaxing at the airport lounges.
  • Picking up your heart’s desires for apparels, accessories, perfumes and cosmetics, toys, souvenirs, electronics, and jewellery.
  • Shopping at Duty-Free shops at reasonable prices.
  • Satiate your taste buds with tasty offerings from several restaurants, eateries and cafes.

Visa and Immigration

If you are an Indian passport holder travelling to London, then you need to apply for a UK tourist visa, followed by an appointment with the consulate. It takes about 14 working days for the consulate to process the visa.

Other nationals are requested to ensure that you check their visa requirements as per their country of origin.

To ensure a hassle-free and seamless travel, here is a detailed information about the UK visa – www.goindigo.in/information/visa-information/united-kingdom-uk-visa.html


Hotels near London Heathrow Airport


Hotel ibis London Heathrow Airport 112 Bath Rd, Hayes, Middlesex London Heathrow Airport, London UB3 5AL, United Kingdom


Hyatt Place London Heathrow Airport The Grove, Bath Rd, Harmondsworth, West Drayton UB7 0DG, United Kingdom


Travelodge London Heathrow Central Hertz House, 700 Bath Rd, Hounslow TW5 9SX, United Kingdom


Hotel Novotel London Heathrow Airport - M4 Jct 4 Heathrow, Cherry Ln, West Drayton UB7 9HJ, United Kingdom

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