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Heathrow to center of London?

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Heathrow to center of London?

Our plane is landing 9:30 PM. When travelling we usually take a Van or taxi to our hotel. We are staying by the Marble Arch. What do you suggest? How much is a cab from Heathrow to London? We are two people. This is our first time in London. Thanks to anyone who answers.

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1. Re: Heathrow to center of London?

A black cab to Marble Arch will cost about £60 - 70. You may take the Underground from Heathrow to Hyde Park Corner for £5.30 per person then a taxi from there to your hotel, perhaps another £5 - 6.

But you may wish to book a car service for the journey. Travel time will be about that of the Underground journey, 45 - 50 minutes, but the rate should be about half of that of a black cab.

Some tried and tested car services include www.skyexpresscars.net www.hummingbirdcars.com www.justairports.com and www.london-transfers.com

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2. Re: Heathrow to center of London?

A cab from the rank will be painfully expensive. A pre booked car service less so.

The tube is frequent and safe, and much cheaper.

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3. Re: Heathrow to center of London?

Vans in the UK are usually white and driven aggressively

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4. Re: Heathrow to center of London?

Usually with a neaderthal leaning out of the window shouting "alright darlin".

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5. Re: Heathrow to center of London?

If you're not concerned with cost.

www.heathrowconnect.com

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6. Re: Heathrow to center of London?

Cabs are very expensive to london.

I usually take the heathrow express to paddington and then either a cab or tube to marble Arch.

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7. Re: Heathrow to center of London?

If by 'Van' you mean those shared shuttle thingys that are so popular in the US, we don't really have them here. They've been tried, and don't succeed because the alternatives - taxi, pre-booked car service or public transport - are so well-established.

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8. Re: Heathrow to center of London?

There is a coach between the two: airwise.com/airports/uk/heathrow/by_bus.html that may be the closest you'll get.

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9. Re: Heathrow to center of London?

Re post #6. For two people it will cost less to pre book a car service than to take the Heathrow Express and then a taxi to your hotel.

At that time of night I would be tempted to book a car.

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