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Cheap and safe transport from Heathrow airport

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Cheap and safe transport from Heathrow airport

My friend and me, 2 girls, will arrive Heathrow airport on 1st July at 22:00. We want to go to Westminster Bridge Road. I heard someone said that it is not safe in tube at night and most stations close before 00:00. However, it is quite expensive for 2 people to rent a taxi or cab.

Does anyone have any cheaper but also safe transport suggestion for us? Thank you so much!:)

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1. Re: Cheap and safe transport from Heathrow airport

not sure who told you the tube was unsafe?? Anyway it's used everyday by millions without issues. The only thing to be aware of on the tube is pick pockets.

So if you get through the airport in time for the last tube that will be your best option. However it'll be touch and go as to whether you make it. The backup option would be the n9 night bus from central bus station that goes into central london.

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You heard wrong. The tube can be as busy late at night as at any other time. Your problem might be if your flight was delayed or immigration was slow.

Otherwise you should be able to catch a Piccadilly line service that would get you to central London in about 50 minutes. The exact best route would depend on your arrival terminal and the actual address (or name) of your accommodation.

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Not to use the tube because you' heard someone say that it is not safe in tube at night' just shows how daft it is to eavesdrop. Thousands use the tube every day and night, it is safe. A lot safer than getting in a car with a stranger.

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Why whenever people come on here to say that they 'heard someone say' something have they never asked the person that they heard it from what the basis is for them saying it?

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5. Re: Cheap and safe transport from Heathrow airport

The tube will be both safe and cheap. Don't listen to gossip!

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Is it ok to take luggage (suitcases) on the tube?

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<<Is it ok to take luggage (suitcases) on the tube?>>

Yes. Don't put it on a seat.

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If you can carry it, you can take it,

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