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Find the quickest route to Heathrow Airport with Waze

Get real-time driving directions to Heathrow, using the Waze app and live traffic data.

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London Heathrow Airport is 15 miles west of London on the M4 motorway, near the M25 interchange. Heathrow is easily accessible by car, as well as all forms of public transport. Heathrow Airport Terminals 2 and 3 are at the centre of Heathrow and are accessed by M4, Junction 4 and M25 Junction 15. Terminal 4 is at South Heathrow, and 5 is at Western Perimeter Road. Both Terminals 4 and 5 are accessed via the M4, Junction 4b and M25, Junction 14.

What are the postcodes for Heathrow Airport terminals?

Terminal 2: TW6 1EW

Terminal 3: TW6 1QG

Terminal 4: TW6 3XA

Terminal 5: TW6 2GA

How early should you arrive at Heathrow?

It's advisable that you arrive at least three hours before your flight to allow plenty of time to check-in and pass-through security. Gain valuable extra time and skip the airport queues with a handy fast track pass.

Is it difficult to drive to Heathrow Airport?

Heathrow is easily accessible by all forms of transport, including car, and if you download the Waze app, you'll find the simplest and most efficient route to take.

Is there free parking at Heathrow?

Yes, there is free parking at Heathrow Long Stay car park for 2 hours which is handy if you're looking for drop-off or pick-up parking. The drop off lanes outside Terminal 5 are also free for dropping off a passenger.

Download the Waze App today

Find the easiest route to Heathrow Airport by downloading the Waze app, available on Android or iPhone.

Never worry about missing your flight or having to search for the best way to the airport again! With the Waze app you'll get the quickest directions to Heathrow, straight to your phone. With the Waze route planner, you'll receive real-time traffic alerts and your route will change depending on traffic jams or unnecessary hazards that crop up along the way.

Why download the Waze app?

  • Find the speediest route to Heathrow before you start driving
  • See real-time road conditions along your route
  • Avoid unexpected fines with an integrated speedometer
  • Get to the airport on time with a reliable ETA that updates in real time
  • Discover the cheapest fuel & petrol stations nearby
  • Set up alerts for time to leave & get to the airport 3 hours ahead of your flight
  • Sync Waze with your Google or Facebook Calendar