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Getting from Heathrow Airport to Earl's Court

We arrive around 8am to Heathrow Airport. Staying at the Express by Holiday Inn-Earl's Court. What would be the best way to get there from the airport?

It is my first time in London. Also, is it far from this hotel to Central London?

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1. Re: Getting from Heathrow Airport to Earl's Court

Take a Piccadilly line tube train from Heathrow towards Central London. Get out at Hammersmith, cross to the other side of the platform and take the District line two stops to West Kensington.

Then you can either walk seven minutes south along North End Road to the Holiday Inn - or take bus 28 a couple of stops, getting off at Lillie Road.

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2. Re: Getting from Heathrow Airport to Earl's Court

Take the Piccadilly tube from Heathrow. Change at Hammersmith onto the District Line, ie just cross from one side of the platform to the other side, and two stops later you will be at Earl's Court

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3. Re: Getting from Heathrow Airport to Earl's Court

your hotel is not close to Earls Court tube station -follow the advise in post 1

I suggest you google a map of the hotel area and print it off

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4. Re: Getting from Heathrow Airport to Earl's Court

As barbexpat says - whatever you do, do not get off at earls court as it is a long walk from there to where your hotel is

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5. Re: Getting from Heathrow Airport to Earl's Court

I'd take the Piccadilly line to Earl's Court station, where there are lifts up from the platforms to the ticket hall then a small ramp to street level.

Leave the station at the Earl's Court Road way out. Cross the road and turn right, walk to bus stop A, this will take less than two minutes. tfl.gov.uk/gettingaround/…earls-court.pdf Take the number 74 towards Putney and alight at the stop in Lillie Road at North End Road.

There are stairs to negotiate at West Kensington station, and although there are lifts up from the District line platforms at Earl's Court they are midplatform lifts, with a hike to both exits at Earl's Court Road and Warwick Road.

The 74's stop at North End Road will drop you about a minute's walk from the hotel.

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