St. James's Park to Heathrow Terminal 5 - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: St. James's Park

• Take the 211 bus or 11 bus or 148 bus to Westminster Cathedral / Victoria Station
• Change at Westminster Cathedral / Victoria Stn
• Take the Walk to Victoria
• Change at Victoria Underground Station
• Take the Circle line to Paddington
• Change at Paddington Underground Station
• Take the Walk to Paddington Rail Station
• Change at London Paddington Rail Station
• Take the Heathrow Express to Heathrow Terminal 5
• Change at Heathrow Terminal 5

Arrive at: Heathrow Terminal 5

Journey time between St. James's Park and Heathrow Terminal 5 averages at 53 minutes


Stations passed through from St. James's Park

  • Westminster City Hall
  • Westminster Cathedral / Victoria Stn

Local disruptions

ST JAMES PARK STATION: Station closed to help key stations remain open and allow essential journeys only

St. James's Park: Closed - Station closed due to operational restrictions.

Information for customers travelling to Heathrow: Due to changes at the airport, your airline may now operate from a different terminal. Please visit Heathrow.com, or contact your airline to check.

A 15 minute service is operating between Paddington and Heathrow Airport / Reading due to operational restrictions. A normal service running between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Public transport should only be used for essential journeys. Public transport should only be used for essential journeys.


Ticket price information

Fares between two stations may vary depending on the direction of travel, time of day and day of the week.

We charge higher fares at the busiest times of the day (usually between 06:30 and 09:30, and between 16:00 and 19:00, Monday to Friday).

When you pay as you go, you must touch your contactless or Oyster card on a yellow reader at the start and end of your journey.

Some journeys are charged via Zone 1 regardless of the route taken.

If your journey avoids Zone 1 and you see a pink card reader when changing trains, touch your contactless or Oyster card on it to pay the right fare.


Return journey: Heathrow Terminal 5 to St. James's Park


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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