Western Rail Link to Heathrow

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Western Rail Link to Heathrow - Latest news, articles and photos

Heathrow Airport’s western rail link put on hold
Heathrow Airport’s western rail link put on hold

Heathrow Airport’s western rail link put on hold

Plans for a western rail link to Heathrow Aiport have been paused by Network Rail.

Apr
08
2021
Heathrow rail extension pushed back by several years
Heathrow rail extension pushed back by several years

Heathrow rail extension pushed back by several years

Plans to build a western rail link to Heathrow Airport have been delayed by several years due to the current financial situation.

Dec
14
2020
Heathrow rail link funding uncertain
Heathrow rail link funding uncertain

Heathrow rail link funding uncertain

A planned rail link from Heathrow heading out towards Reading and beyond has an uncertain future due to a funding dispute.

Feb
25
2020
New rail link to Heathrow faces delays
New rail link to Heathrow faces delays

New rail link to Heathrow faces delays

Plans for a new southern rail link to Heathrow Airport are facing delays and might not come into operation until 2030.

Nov
21
2019
Bidders invited for new railway tunnel to Heathrow
Bidders invited for new railway tunnel to Heathrow

Bidders invited for new railway tunnel to Heathrow

Network Rail is to host a meeting for construction firms interested in a £900 million contract to build a new railway tunnel to Heathrow Airport.

Jun
27
2019
New Heathrow airport rail link gets public support
New Heathrow airport rail link gets public support

New Heathrow airport rail link gets public support

A consultation on a new rail link from the West into Heathrow airport has, unsurprisingly, gained support from the respondents.

Dec
15
2018
New rail link to Heathrow from Reading consultation opens
New rail link to Heathrow from Reading consultation opens

New rail link to Heathrow from Reading consultation opens

A third and possibly final consultation is opening on plans to build a new rail link that will allow direct connections between Reading and Heathrow Airport.

May
04
2018
Unused station platforms could be opened for Heathrow rail link
Unused station platforms could be opened for Heathrow rail link

Unused station platforms could be opened for Heathrow rail link

Two unused platforms at an underground station could come into use, if a proposed new rail link to Heathrow Airport is approved.

Feb
07
2015