Acton Town to Heathrow T2&3 by train

1) From Acton Town take the Piccadilly Line
2) Leave the train at Heathrow Terminals 2&3

How many stops? 10   Is it a direct train? Yes

Stations on the route: Acton Town → South Ealing → Northfields → Boston Manor → Osterley → Hounslow East → Hounslow Central → Hounslow West → Hatton Cross → Heathrow Terminal 4 → Heathrow Terminals 2&3

Journey time? Approx 25 mins   Fare zones? 3, 4, 5, 6

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Adult fare for zones 3-6

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Adult train fare from Acton Town to Heathrow T2&3
Cash Oyster and Contactless Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap Weekly cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak (contactless) Anytime Off-peak
£5.90 £2.80 £1.50 £12.80 £12.80 £34.90 £18.60 (z1-6) £13.10 (z1-6) £34.90 £134.10 £1396

Child fare for zones 3-6

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Child train fare from Acton Town to Heathrow T2&3
Cash Oyster Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak Anytime Off-peak
Aged under-11 and accompanied by an adult, or with a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard
free
Aged 11-15 with a Young Visitor Discount applied to their Oyster card
Half the adult fare
Aged 11-15 with an 11-15 Zip Oyster photocard
£2.90 £0.85 £0.75 £6.40 £1.50 £9.30 (z1-6) £6.50 (z1-6) £17.50 £67.20 £700
Aged 16-17 with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard
£2.90 Half the adult fare £18.60 (z1-6) £13.10 (z1-6) Same as the 11-15 fare

Note: Peak and off-peak prices are based on what time your journey begins – not when it ends. For Oyster cards and contactless bank cards ‘off peak’ is outside the hours of 6.30-9.30 AM and 4-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards it’s after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri) and all day Sat-Sun. Read more about London train fares and child train fares.

Acton Town tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Acton Town station
 (zone 3)

Alternative train journey to Heathrow T2&3:
Ealing Common to Heathrow T2&3 or Chiswick Park to Heathrow T2&3

 

Heathrow T2&3 tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Heathrow T2&3 station
 (zone 6)

Alternative train route from Acton Town:
Acton Town to Heathrow Terminal 4 or Acton Town to Heathrow Terminal 5

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Acton Town station – from the street to the Piccadilly westbound platform you’ll have one lift, or one flight of stairs (28 steps down)

Heathrow T2&3 station – from the Piccadilly westbound platform to the street you’ll have a lift or an escalator up to the ticket hall and Terminal 2&3 exits, plus another lift or escalator or flight of 35 stairs if you want the Bus Station exit

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Heathrow Express – The quickest way to get to the airport is on the Heathrow Express. Unfortunately it only goes from Paddington so you’ll have to catch a train from Acton Town to Paddington first. A one-way ticket is £12.10 to £32, return tickets are £37 to £55, depending on how far in advance you buy it

Black taxi to Heathrow T2&3 – A taxi to the airport from central London will take anything from 30 to 80 mins and cost £48 to £90

Ask a question

  •  Guest – “Train time for acton to Heathrow in 29th August 2018 please”
  • Admin – “What time of day are you going? Around midday they run every 10 minutes”

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