Travelling to London
Flights into Heathrow Airport are serviced by the Heathrow Express which arrives at Paddington station in central London. The journey time is 20 minutes. From Paddington you can take the Tube to any London destination.Alternatively, take London Underground from Heathrow to central London. The 'Tube' stops at all stations on the Piccadilly line including South Kensington, Hyde Park, Covent Garden and Kings Cross. The journey time is 40-60 minutes.
Flights into Gatwick airport are serviced by the Gatwick Express which arrives at Victoria station in central London. The journey time is 30 minutes. From Victoria you can take the Tube to any station.
The U's rail network places most people within a train ride of central London. London's mainline stations are Kings Cross, Euston, St Pancras, Liverpool Street, Paddington and Victoria. To find out prices and timetables, visit National Rail. From all mainline stations you can take the Tube to any London destination.
If bringing a car into London, please be aware of the Congestion Zone charges. You can find out more by visiting Congestion Charge London. Also note that no hotels offer free parking and London parking costs are high.