Heathrow Departures

Looking forward to your holiday? Of course you are – and the last thing you want is a bad airport experience because you haven’t planned your Heathrow airport departure. (...)

Fear not, our live Heathrow departures table will provide all the information you need to help everything run smoothly on the day you travel.

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493 flights departing Heathrow Airport on 10/07/20.

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EI8304 09/07/20 07:10
BA1526 09/07/20 09:30
AA6436 09/07/20 10:00
EI8987 09/07/20 14:15
AC6907 09/07/20 09:50
IR710 09/07/20 17:00
EI8997 09/07/20 16:05
EI169 09/07/20 16:50
UA9620 09/07/20 08:05
SK532 09/07/20 13:55
LH2487 09/07/20 19:10
UA8851 09/07/20 09:00
LH2471 09/07/20 09:00
IB7439 09/07/20 11:35
AC849 09/07/20 14:05
EW9463 09/07/20 19:35
IB4189 09/07/20 11:50
IB7511 09/07/20 16:00
BA5979 09/07/20 20:10
BA734 09/07/20 15:15
IB7572 09/07/20 11:40
AY5896 09/07/20 16:00
EI155 09/07/20 09:50
EY7454 09/07/20 13:55
UA7656 09/07/20 16:50
MK9511 09/07/20 11:50
LX355 09/07/20 14:25
AT5202 09/07/20 16:35
XY3012 09/07/20 08:30
UA9623 09/07/20 19:35
UL2849 09/07/20 14:05
OS8227 09/07/20 14:05
IB4228 09/07/20 10:35
IB4221 09/07/20 14:45
ME4521 09/07/20 14:05
IB4213 09/07/20 17:15
IB7466 09/07/20 16:45
IB7449 09/07/20 17:10
LH6582 09/07/20 14:05
IB7532 09/07/20 15:55
IB7505 09/07/20 13:35
UA8263 09/07/20 14:05
TP8272 09/07/20 14:05
IB7592 09/07/20 16:35
AA6574 09/07/20 08:50
IB7476 09/07/20 10:50
BA5969 09/07/20 16:50
AA195 09/07/20 09:30
BA1476 09/07/20 10:00
RU481 09/07/20 17:00
BA1306 09/07/20 08:50
QF3563 09/07/20 08:50
IB7586 09/07/20 10:00
EW9469 09/07/20 08:05
UA9739 09/07/20 14:25
QR5999 09/07/20 08:50
LA5570 09/07/20 15:15
IB7481 09/07/20 14:20
OZ9404 09/07/20 19:30
UA7655 09/07/20 09:50
BA5955 09/07/20 09:50
QR5946 09/07/20 10:00
JL6507 09/07/20 08:50
LH5357 09/07/20 08:05
SA7979 09/07/20 13:55
BA792 09/07/20 16:00
MH9824 09/07/20 11:40
EI179 09/07/20 20:10
MH9838 09/07/20 10:00
JL7879 09/07/20 16:00
LH901 09/07/20 09:30
MH9680 09/07/20 08:50
AC6960 09/07/20 08:05
MK9419 09/07/20 15:50
OU5491 09/07/20 08:30
OS7849 09/07/20 12:20
AC5363 09/07/20 12:20
LH9348 09/07/20 12:20
G35079 09/07/20 06:20
UA928 09/07/20 12:20
LX3044 09/07/20 12:20
WY104 09/07/20 08:25
BA6032 09/07/20 10:20
WY102 09/07/20 20:50
ME202 09/07/20 13:00
UL504 09/07/20 21:30
BA2020 09/07/20 22:35
AC6526 09/07/20 13:00
G35097 09/07/20 17:35
UA15 09/07/20 10:25
LH7627 09/07/20 10:25
OS7793 09/07/20 10:25
EI8993 09/07/20 17:10
CZ304 09/07/20 22:35
AC5803 09/07/20 10:25
LX3040 09/07/20 10:25
SN9087 09/07/20 12:20
AC5345 09/07/20 12:00
SK8037 09/07/20 11:25
LH9260 09/07/20 12:00
UA7646 09/07/20 11:00
EI931 09/07/20 11:00
EI159 09/07/20 12:00
UA919 09/07/20 12:00
OS7805 09/07/20 12:00
BA287 09/07/20 14:15
QF3537 09/07/20 08:45
CX7183 09/07/20 08:45
LA5484 09/07/20 16:45
QF3549 09/07/20 07:10
QR6294 09/07/20 16:35
JL7757 09/07/20 15:55
AA6520 09/07/20 14:55
JL7703 09/07/20 16:45
QR6003 09/07/20 15:55
MH9852 09/07/20 08:20
AY5533 09/07/20 17:10
LA5490 09/07/20 15:55
AY5955 09/07/20 16:35
BA548 09/07/20 08:20
UA8810 09/07/20 09:30
LH909 09/07/20 15:30
BA464 09/07/20 16:45
EI8328 09/07/20 08:30
BA1314 09/07/20 15:55
JL6519 09/07/20 08:20
BA1488 09/07/20 16:35
BA293 09/07/20 17:10
BA726 09/07/20 08:20
QF3565 09/07/20 15:55
AA6719 09/07/20 08:20
AA6594 09/07/20 08:45
MH9902 09/07/20 08:45
AA6691 09/07/20 15:55
LA5521 09/07/20 16:35
BA982 09/07/20 08:45
AA6683 09/07/20 12:40
AA141 09/07/20 19:30
IB3175 09/07/20 10:30
BA7055 09/07/20 10:30
BA1545 09/07/20 09:45
MH9407 09/07/20 07:45
BE2122 09/07/20 09:45
CZ7224 09/07/20 22:35
AA7002 09/07/20 17:10
AA99 09/07/20 07:45
BE2106 09/07/20 14:30
AA6802 09/07/20 07:20
AA6808 09/07/20 16:45
BA5923 09/07/20 18:15
BE2126 09/07/20 18:05
SQ7395 09/07/20 22:20
BA2550 09/07/20 08:10
AC6020 09/07/20 21:00
MU4999 09/07/20 06:20
KQ1020 09/07/20 15:50
TK1972 09/07/20 17:40
AA21 09/07/20 11:00
VS6920 09/07/20 15:50
AA6774 09/07/20 09:05
AA6590 09/07/20 09:45
UA7718 09/07/20 15:00
A31745 09/07/20 13:45
AA6352 09/07/20 07:30
VN3653 09/07/20 06:20
AA6853 09/07/20 11:50
QF8008 09/07/20 09:05
NH5355 09/07/20 21:00
EK8 09/07/20 09:05
AA6629 09/07/20 12:55
BA776 09/07/20 07:05
AA6350 09/07/20 14:20
BA2546 09/07/20 08:25
AC6512 09/07/20 15:00
AA6848 09/07/20 13:15
IB3167 09/07/20 18:45
KQ3089 09/07/20 06:20
AA87 09/07/20 08:40
AF1581 09/07/20 11:50
KQ3081 09/07/20 17:35
AY5527 09/07/20 14:15
AY5509 09/07/20 13:45
TP7017 09/07/20 15:00
BA566 09/07/20 14:55
AD7474 09/07/20 13:45
AA6606 09/07/20 08:00
BA814 09/07/20 09:55
AA6473 09/07/20 15:30
ET701 09/07/20 21:00
KM2137 09/07/20 13:25
BA780 09/07/20 13:35
AA6533 09/07/20 09:55
AD7339 09/07/20 18:45
BA306 09/07/20 08:55
BA2544 09/07/20 09:10
AA6818 09/07/20 14:20
BA474 09/07/20 10:50
AA6813 09/07/20 10:50
BA560 09/07/20 12:40
AA8856 09/07/20 18:45
BA7004 09/07/20 13:40
EY7895 09/07/20 19:30
S48211 09/07/20 13:45
BA450 09/07/20 15:50
IB4219 09/07/20 09:35
QR10 09/07/20 07:45
IB4915 09/07/20 11:00
BA1590 09/07/20 11:00
DL8619 09/07/20 06:20
BA2692 09/07/20 08:50
BA604 09/07/20 08:20
AA101 09/07/20 09:35
SA7967 09/07/20 09:50
BA1528 09/07/20 12:50
IB4228 09/07/20 12:50
AA6391 09/07/20 08:30
CZ7086 09/07/20 11:50
EY1559 09/07/20 18:45
BA354 09/07/20 14:20
AA6361 09/07/20 13:35
PR721 09/07/20 17:10
AA39 09/07/20 12:50
AA6359 09/07/20 15:10
LX333 09/07/20 14:00
BA2770 09/07/20 08:00
UA9759 09/07/20 14:00
QR4 09/07/20 13:40
SQ2863 09/07/20 16:35
BA1434 09/07/20 07:50
IB4209 09/07/20 08:40
DL8655 09/07/20 11:50
MS778 09/07/20 15:00
BA766 09/07/20 12:55
A31704 09/07/20 18:45
AA6841 09/07/20 08:20
TP8985 09/07/20 21:00
KM7101 09/07/20 10:50
BA458 09/07/20 07:20
AA6793 09/07/20 07:35
BA848 09/07/20 09:05
AA6554 09/07/20 08:55
BA502 09/07/20 15:10
BA500 09/07/20 07:30
BA572 09/07/20 07:15
BA440 09/07/20 16:15
AA6354 09/07/20 08:10
AF1081 09/07/20 06:20
BA986 09/07/20 15:30
BA1516 09/07/20 09:35
EY1561 09/07/20 13:45
BA480 09/07/20 14:20
AZ247 09/07/20 19:00
QF3519 09/07/20 08:20
AV6618 09/07/20 17:40
AY5914 09/07/20 12:55
QR6241 09/07/20 08:00
LY229 09/07/20 15:00
AA6394 09/07/20 11:15
RO7292 09/07/20 15:15
AY5469 09/07/20 11:35
AZ209 09/07/20 20:00
AY5513 09/07/20 15:20
AA7006 09/07/20 16:05
AC9947 09/07/20 09:50
TP6898 09/07/20 13:25
QF8004 09/07/20 20:40
EY2914 09/07/20 16:55
AZ207 09/07/20 16:55
UA9629 09/07/20 14:35
BA7010 09/07/20 07:45
UA6859 09/07/20 18:45
S48179 09/07/20 18:45
KL6139 09/07/20 12:50
AA6956 09/07/20 17:15
IB7351 09/07/20 15:20
SK502 09/07/20 09:50
UU8581 09/07/20 11:50
QF8002 09/07/20 14:20
EI937 09/07/20 19:30
UA6861 09/07/20 13:45
AA6926 09/07/20 15:20
VA7020 09/07/20 13:25
VS4045 09/07/20 12:50
EI8909 09/07/20 13:45
BA209 09/07/20 13:45
BA31 09/07/20 18:40
BA113 09/07/20 15:20
UA8297 09/07/20 13:00
ET1140 09/07/20 14:05
AA6992 09/07/20 11:35
IB7399 09/07/20 13:45
AA6998 09/07/20 14:15
CZ7016 09/07/20 06:20
EY2954 09/07/20 20:00
AY5537 09/07/20 16:05
TP8401 09/07/20 11:25
BA281 09/07/20 11:35
GF6631 09/07/20 09:35
VA5557 09/07/20 11:25
BA203 09/07/20 17:15
GF4188 09/07/20 11:00
AA6960 09/07/20 13:45
AY5503 09/07/20 17:15
BA2137 09/07/20 19:30
UA9673 09/07/20 14:50
AZ203 09/07/20 12:15
DL31 09/07/20 12:50
EI8813 09/07/20 15:20
EW2461 09/07/20 14:50
DL31 09/07/20 12:50
EK4 09/07/20 20:40
AC6299 09/07/20 11:25
OS8239 09/07/20 13:00
BA11 09/07/20 19:55
GF6613 09/07/20 12:50
NZ3317 09/07/20 11:25
VS7972 09/07/20 11:25
ME4507 09/07/20 13:00
GF6687 09/07/20 08:40
EK2 09/07/20 14:20
EW7461 09/07/20 14:35
EI8903 09/07/20 17:15
UA7631 09/07/20 12:00
LH6838 09/07/20 13:00
EY1308 09/07/20 12:00
CM2295 09/07/20 12:00
BA5959 09/07/20 12:00
AC6909 09/07/20 12:00
LX3062 09/07/20 12:00
SQ317 09/07/20 11:25
BA2131 09/07/20 11:00
AC865 09/07/20 13:00
BA297 09/07/20 16:05
AY5787 09/07/20 08:40
LY8013 09/07/20 11:00
AC6704 09/07/20 17:40
LA8085 09/07/20 21:25
JL6840 09/07/20 10:20
MH9800 09/07/20 09:55
VS6712 09/07/20 19:45
XY3026 09/07/20 19:45
XY3020 09/07/20 13:50
EY7998 09/07/20 16:50
WY5032 09/07/20 20:25
SQ7395 09/07/20 22:20
WY5502 09/07/20 08:40
GA9057 09/07/20 20:45
SQ7395 09/07/20 22:20
EY1336 09/07/20 18:15
EI723 09/07/20 18:15
AA6861 09/07/20 08:20
AA6878 09/07/20 16:00
AA6869 09/07/20 15:15
FY7003 09/07/20 11:00
MH9463 09/07/20 19:30
AA8863 09/07/20 10:30
AA109 09/07/20 09:45
GF6631 09/07/20 09:45
AA733 09/07/20 12:20
UA7643 09/07/20 18:15
KE504 09/07/20 21:15
KE504 09/07/20 21:15
TP2681 09/07/20 18:45
TP2913 09/07/20 13:45
QF3553 09/07/20 07:50
BA7059 09/07/20 18:45
BA828 09/07/20 08:30
GA9108 09/07/20 22:30
BA2648 09/07/20 15:45
CX252 09/07/20 12:20
JL7853 09/07/20 12:55
BA662 09/07/20 11:15
MK9417 09/07/20 17:35
QR5929 09/07/20 15:50
LX317 09/07/20 09:00
AY4029 09/07/20 12:50
LY8066 09/07/20 09:35
UA9846 09/07/20 09:05
UA2807 09/07/20 10:45
QF3509 09/07/20 07:35
BA1542 09/07/20 08:40
NH6232 09/07/20 09:30
AY4415 09/07/20 21:25
JL7861 09/07/20 09:05
JL7155 09/07/20 08:00
A31607 09/07/20 06:30
BA308 09/07/20 10:55
BA1442 09/07/20 11:40
QR8 09/07/20 15:30
AY5930 09/07/20 13:35
JL7759 09/07/20 13:35
QR6265 09/07/20 07:50
GA9237 09/07/20 11:40
UA7211 09/07/20 21:00
AY5900 09/07/20 09:55
JL7859 09/07/20 15:30
JL7103 09/07/20 16:15
AC6818 09/07/20 09:00
CI9358 09/07/20 15:50
CX7201 09/07/20 07:30
BA7008 09/07/20 15:30
LY8060 09/07/20 12:50
GA9239 09/07/20 09:55
QF3513 09/07/20 09:05
BA2724 09/07/20 09:20
SU2579 09/07/20 13:25
BA6034 09/07/20 18:15
AY4011 09/07/20 09:35
UA9761 09/07/20 09:00
JL6984 09/07/20 18:45
BA430 09/07/20 08:20
LY8046 09/07/20 08:40
JL7793 09/07/20 15:10
CX7191 09/07/20 09:55
QF3539 09/07/20 15:30
UA9546 09/07/20 06:30
QR5903 09/07/20 15:10
CX7233 09/07/20 09:45
JL6523 09/07/20 09:55
AY5926 09/07/20 07:05
JL7823 09/07/20 08:30
QR5902 09/07/20 07:30
AY4177 09/07/20 11:00
AC6700 09/07/20 11:10
VS6715 09/07/20 11:50
MH9668 09/07/20 10:55
UA6919 09/07/20 11:10
IB7395 09/07/20 17:15
BA1414 09/07/20 07:10
KL1020 09/07/20 15:50
KE7969 09/07/20 21:25
QF3579 09/07/20 11:40
JL6517 09/07/20 08:20
AY5963 09/07/20 11:40
DL9489 09/07/20 11:40
CX1413 09/07/20 10:20
VS6917 09/07/20 11:40
CZ7607 09/07/20 09:55
NZ4290 09/07/20 13:25
AF1281 09/07/20 17:35
MF9304 09/07/20 09:55
BA346 09/07/20 09:45
BA540 09/07/20 08:00
IB7445 09/07/20 14:15
QS8651 09/07/20 13:35
VS6716 09/07/20 09:00
AA9006 09/07/20 18:15
DL9415 09/07/20 09:55
LA7139 09/07/20 18:45
BA372 09/07/20 07:35
LY229 09/07/20 15:00
JL6501 09/07/20 11:40
CZ4356 09/07/20 10:20
AY1332 09/07/20 10:20
LH921 09/07/20 06:30
AM6045 09/07/20 17:35
JU381 09/07/20 13:30
AA9000 09/07/20 10:20
KL1010 09/07/20 11:40
VS6717 09/07/20 15:50
AA6564 09/07/20 11:40
GA9127 09/07/20 13:25
AC6674 09/07/20 13:25
EY20 09/07/20 13:25
OU5485 09/07/20 15:30
OK651 09/07/20 13:35
VS6916 09/07/20 09:55
IB7496 09/07/20 12:55
BA842 09/07/20 11:35
AY1338 09/07/20 18:15
QR6269 09/07/20 11:40
MF9750 09/07/20 15:50
TK1980 09/07/20 11:10
VS6711 09/07/20 06:20
MF9306 09/07/20 11:40
JL5509 09/07/20 21:25
LH925 09/07/20 08:30
MH9702 09/07/20 10:50
VS6713 09/07/20 17:35
AA6502 09/07/20 08:20
QR5984 09/07/20 07:10
AA6552 09/07/20 10:55
IB7304 09/07/20 19:55
EY8230 09/07/20 13:35
DL8300 09/07/20 17:35
MH9666 09/07/20 08:55
IB7460 09/07/20 07:20
CZ7193 09/07/20 17:35
CZ7645 09/07/20 11:40
IB7454 09/07/20 15:50
KL1008 09/07/20 09:55
LA5333 09/07/20 18:15
IB7453 09/07/20 16:05
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With so many Heathrow flight departures each and every day, (we’re talking thousands!) it really is no surprise that Heathrow is the UK’s busiest airport. Therefore it is vital to get your plans sorted before you set off.

You can use the list above to find all Heathrow departures. Live and future flights will be displayed simply by using the drop-down boxes. We can tell you the status of all Heathrow departures, your terminal, a map showing where the flight is on its path, the current weather and forecast at your destination as well as many other things.

Heathrow Departures - live

You may be checking Heathrow departures live because you have friends or family due to land at Heathrow, or perhaps you're searching for a departure in the future to find which terminal you fly from so you can book your Heathrow airport parking. Or maybe...now you know Holiday Extras provide you with a whole manner of information, it’s just to have a quick peek to check the sun is still shining at your destination.

No matter the reason, using the filter above our Heathrow departures timetable, you can find your flight and use the information we provide to plan your holiday more carefully.

Heathrow departures - which terminal

With 5 busy terminals serving over 2 thousand daily Heathrow departures, which terminal? is a very frequent question from many passengers departing from the airport.

It may be a case that once you find out which terminal you are flying from you are able to book an overnight hotel at Heathrow, arrange your transport to and from the airport, or perhaps even something more simple like deciding where you can eat before your flight. Whatever the reason for searching your Heathrow departure, which terminal you are due to fly from is extremely important information to acquire.

With Heathrow being such a busy airport it is always worth being mindful that changes can be made at any time and for any reason, airlines that have always occupied a particular terminal could be moved. An example of this is the re-opening of Terminal 2 in June 2014, many airlines will be re-housed due to the new innovative terminal opening. Check out our Heathrow Terminal 2 - Airline Moves for more details.

Now you have discovered our live Heathrow departures list, finding your terminal is easy. Use the drop-down boxes to select your flight and you are then just one click away from all the information you could possibly need.

Terminal travel information:

There are 5 terminals at Heathrow airport, numbered 1 - 5.

The new Terminal 2 is set to open in June 2014 and has been designed to make every single journey even better than before. The travel links will be improved and the terminal will be flooded with natural light that isn't always found in airport terminals.

With a site that covers 3,000 acres, we understand that Heathrow can be a pretty baffling place. The information we provide for your Heathrow departure and which terminal you need is to ensure you have the smoothest start and finish to your holiday.

Where walking between terminals isn't possible, the transport links are regular and efficient. Terminal 1 and 3 are only a short walk apart, whereas 4 and 5 are served by free trains and buses.

The details below show the method of transport and the time it takes to travel between each terminal:


Terminal 1 to Terminal 3: Walk - 10 minutes

Terminal 1 to Terminal 4: Heathrow Express - 20 minutes

Terminal 1 to Terminal 5: Heathrow Express - 20 minutes or Underground - 16 minutes


Terminal 3 to Terminal 1: Walk - 10 minutes

Terminal 3 to Terminal 4: Heathrow Express - 20 minutes

Terminal 3 to Terminal 5: Heathrow Express - 20 minutes or Underground - 16 minutes


Terminal 4 to Terminal 1: Heathrow Express - 20 minutes

Terminal 4 to Terminal 3: Heathrow Express - 20 minutes

Terminal 4 to Terminal 5: Bus 490, 482 - 20 minutes


Terminal 5 to Terminal 1: Heathrow Express - 20 minutes or Underground - 16 minutes

Terminal 5 to Terminal 3: Heathrow Express - 20 minutes or Underground - 16 minutes

Terminal 5 to Terminal 4: Bus 490, 482 - 20 minutes


Please note that the London underground is only free if you use a Transport for London Oyster Card.

Once you have found your flight in our Heathrow departures list, discovered which terminal you are flying from and had a little look at the weather forecast both at Heathrow and at your destination, you will feel confident of a stress-free departure.

Our dedicated terminal pages will help to find any other specific terminal information you need to know at Heathrow airport:

Heathrow terminal 1

Heathrow terminal 2

Heathrow terminal 3

Heathrow terminal 4

Heathrow terminal 5

Heathrow Departures - Virgin

Heading to Terminal 3 for your Heathrow departure? Virgin Atlantic happen to be your chosen airline? ...No wonder you‘re excited! Chances are you are jetting off somewhere exotic.

With their fleet of Boeing wide-bodied jets and Airbus’, Virgin Atlantic provide long-haul flights to North America, the Caribbean, Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Australia.

Favoured for their laid-back attitude and friendly service, the British airline go above and beyond to make your journey as enjoyable as possible.

Make your Heathrow departure with Virgin even easier by utilising their Mobile Check-In service. The mobile site makes check-in available to passengers between 24 hours and 2 hours before your flight leaves.

With the arrival of Little Red to Heathrow departures, Virgin have added 26 daily services from London to Aberdeen, Edinburgh, and Manchester. This essentially provides a convenient link for international passengers flying to London.

Although Virgin departures from Heathrow are predominantly from Terminal 3, this could be subject to change. It is always recommended to use our departures timetable above to check not only the terminal you need but a whole world of other useful information is also available.

Heathrow Departures - British Airways

Heathrow Airport is proud to be the main hub for iconic airline British Airways. Branded with the flag, BA are the largest airline based on the number of fleet, international flights and international destinations they operate.

With over two thousand daily flights, it's no wonder Heathrow is a bustling, busy place, and owing to the fact that they own 40% of the slots available at Heathrow departures, British Airways contribute a vast number of those passengers travelling through the airport.

With such a strong presence at the airport BA are always striving to ensure they provide a seamless service for their passengers. They offer check-in services online, on your mobile and at the airport, with online and mobile being available 24 hours prior to your flight, meaning passengers have a greater seat choice and save time and the dreaded queues on the day of their flight.

The majority of British Airways flights operate from Terminal 5, however some short-haul and mid-haul flights can depart from Terminal 1 and 3, therefore Holiday Extras always suggest you check on the Heathrow departures timetable, this way there is no chance of arriving at the wrong terminal on your day of travel.

Heathrow Departures - Terminal 3

Used by over 15 million passengers, Heathrow departures at Terminal 3 mainly operate long-haul flights. Some European flights do operate from this terminal so always be sure to use the live Heathrow departures list above to check your flight and any other relevant information you may need.

The services and facilities at Heathrow departures Terminal 3 have been designed and provided to ensure passengers have a simple and enjoyable experience at the airport. After all your departure from Heathrow is an important part of your holiday.

As well as your usual bars, restaurants and shopping outlets, other useful facilities include:

  • Baggage Enquiries
  • Foreign Exchange
  • Cash Facilities
  • Travel Insurance
  • Toilets and Showers
  • Medical Care

Transport: At only 15 miles from Central London, public transport to and from Terminal 3 is in abundance. Whether you are traveling by bus, coach, train or driving yourself, you will find a service that will allow you to arrive at the airport with little effort involved.

The National Express and other coach operators, run services between Heathrow Departures Terminal 3 and over 500 UK destinations.

The rail network is extensive. The London Underground can get you into Central London in only 16 minutes, from here...the UK is your oyster.

Self Service Check-In: Self service check-in is safe and quick to use. It will save you valuable time when at the airport. Terminal 3 has kiosks located near the standard check-in desks.

The self-service check in kiosks are available for the following airlines:

  • Air Canada
  • American Airlines
  • British Airways
  • Japan Airlines
  • SAS
  • Virgin Atlantic

Heathrow Departures - Terminal 4

Over 14 million passengers pass through Heathrow departures - Terminal 4 each year. The terminal houses 37 airlines, with Air India, Delta and KLM being the major airlines that you will see.

The flights from this terminal are long-haul and to European destinations. This could always be subject to change, so it's always recommended to use the Heathrow departures timetable above to check which terminal you are flying from, as well as lots of other useful information for your flight and destination.

The terminal has loads of bars and restaurants to choose from along with other conveniences such as: baggage enquiries, foreign exchange, cash facilities, travel insurance, toilets and showers and medical care.

Transport: Being so close to London, Heathrow is very accessible. You are spoilt for choice with airport parking services and public transport to and from the airport. The bus, coach, and rail network offer fast and efficient transport covering over 500 locations nationwide.

Check-In is located on the first floor of Heathrow departures Terminal 4.

Self Service Check-In: Self service check-in is available. The kiosks are easy to use and will help you to save time. Once you are checked in, all you need to do is head to the bag drop desks.

You can use this service if you are flying with the following airlines:

  • Air France
  • Gulf Air
  • KLM

Heathrow Departures - Terminal 5

Terminal 5 is the newest addition to Heathrow Airport and is the largest free-standing structure in the UK. The terminal was built and designed to handle a whopping 35 million passengers a year.

British Airways have the most presence at Heathrow Terminal 5, boasting an extremely long list of destinations, including a number of locations across the UK, Europe and Long-Haul. Iberia also use the terminal but have adapted their flight numbers to be the same as BA.

Although it is British Airways and Iberia who dominate the terminal, being the UK’s busiest airport things could change at any time. Here at Holiday Extras, we always suggest you check our live Heathrow flight table to make sure you know which terminal you are flying from.

Traffic: The amount of traffic to and from Heathrow departures Terminal 5 became so substantial that a dedicated motorway spur was built linking it to the M25, thus making it extremely accessible. The terminal also has its own train station linking it to the London Underground and Heathrow Express rail networks. The journey in and out of London are very fast and frequent. You can be in Paddington, (Central London) in just 21 minutes. Alternatively the Piccadilly Line on the London Underground, although slower with a journey time of 45 minutes, is a much cheaper option.

Of course the services and facilities at Heathrow Departures Terminal 5 are everything you’d expect and hopefully more. Designed with both style and comfort in mind, you will be sure to find everything you need within the terminal to make your time at the airport enjoyable.

The terminal has loads of bars and restaurants to choose from so you really can start your holiday early.

Check-In: Check-in kiosks are available for you to check-in for your flight and print your boarding passes. Once you are checked in, if you have luggage to be checked-in you need to head to the bag drop desks. There are also manned check-in desks available.

Checking in

Heathrow airport advises that you arrive for check-in at least three hours before long-haul and El Al flights, two hours before European flights and 90 minutes before flights within the UK and Ireland – though we’d probably advise making that two hours too.

Self-service check-in – where you check yourself in, choose your seat and print your boarding card at a computer before dropping your bags off – is available with the following airlines: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American Airlines, British Airways, Gulf Air, Japan Airlines, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, United Airlines and Virgin Atlantic.

Online check-in – where you choose your seat and print your boarding pass online before you arrive at the airport – is available with the following airlines: Air France, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, Swiss, Turkish Airlines and Virgin Atlantic. In addition, American Airlines, British Airways and Lufthansa offer mobile check-in with some phones.

The check-in desks are on the first floor in terminals 1 and 4, the ground floor in terminal 3 and the top floor of terminal 5.

Baggage allowance

Your baggage allowance, both for hand luggage and for hold baggage, will be determined by your airline, so check with them to see how much you’re allowed to take. There’s more information, including a list of items not allowed in hand luggage, here.

Book Heathrow parking and hotels

Where are you going to leave your car while you’re away? Where are you going to stay the night before your flight? It’s worth thinking about these questions and getting your Heathrow airport parking and Heathrow airport hotel booked as early as possible – that way you can get the best price. You can save up to 60 per cent on airport parking and up to 40 per cent on airport hotels when you book early with us. Our Heathrow hotel with parking deals are particularly good value too.

Dropping off passengers

There are set-down lanes outside all four terminals where you can drop passengers off, but you can’t park. If you’re picking passengers up, you should wait in the Short-Stay car parks. Prices are the same at all terminals: £2.90 for up to 30 minutes, £4.90 for up to an hour and £7.20 for up to 90 minutes. (Prices correct on August 21, 2013.)

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