London Heathrow Airport in London, United Kingdom

London Heathrow Airport

London Heathrow Airport is a major airport in London and its emphasis is on connecting London and the United Kingdom to the world, as well as, being an arrival destination to travellers traveling to London and the UK. The airport has made a strong commitment to be “Europe’s hub of choice” and has enhanced the airport’s social and economic benefit to be eco-friendly. The airport has implemented a sustainability policy reducing the negative environmental impacts of their services.

London Heathrow Airport offers convenient connections which include bus, train, taxi, auto or Tube. The hotel is just 15 miles west of central London. The airport serves over six million travellers arriving and departing each year; yet, it is a comfortable airport with exceptional amenities that include designer label shops, discount technology shops, duty free shops, travel accessory shops, clothing, toys, bookstores, restaurants, lounges and bars, and much more. There are banks and ATMs located throughout the airport, as well as, charging stations and mailboxes.

London Heathrow Airport has five terminals. The total size of the airport is 1,227 hectares and the number of runways is two. The airport is a customer-orientated business that dedicates them to meeting passengers’ needs. London Heathrow Airport has been winning a number of awards for decades. In 2012 the airport won the Gold Award for Terminal 2 B. They also won the Best Food and Beverage in the World and the Best Sustainability Collaboration award in 2012. Their commitment to being “Europe’s hub of choice” stands out in the design and amenities of the airport.

Travellers that wish to stay overnight can book accommodations at one of the airport’s hotels which includes the Jurys Inn, Thistle London Heathrow and Premier Inn Heathrow, or they can book a room at a nearby hotel, such as the Crowne Plaza, the Hilton London, or the Arora Hotel that all have airport shuttled.

Airport Parking and Transfers

Travellers that would like to park at the airport have a number of options from valet parking to business parking to pick up and drop off to short stay parking to long stay parking. London Heathrow Airport offers an online website that offers the availability to book online. Any changes or cancelations can be done by accessing your “Manage my booking” once you’ve booked online.

Airport transfers include bus, train, taxi or Tube. Onsite shuttles are available to transport travellers to and from parking spots and terminals.