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London Airport Taxi

Great rates for your London airport taxi

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TRAINED DRIVERS

Hand picked & english speaking drivers

LOW PRICES

Same price as a regular Taxi from the line

FLIGHT MONITORING

Drivers are always on time

QUALITY SUPPORT

24/7 Email & Phone support

Book your London Transfer

Reliable Airport Taxi Service from Heathrow Airport

The moment you arrive at Heathrow airport (LHR) your private taxi driver will greet you with a sign displaying your name. Regardless of whether your flight to London airport is delayed, your driver will be waiting at the Terminal for you, as Welcome Pickups receive live updates on all flight arrival times. You will then head to the pre-booked taxi that you selected for your transfer and your driver will assist you in carrying your suitcase and personal belongings. Once you are sat comfortably in your London airport taxi, your driver will give you a couple of tips and suggestions on what to do during the course of your stay in the city. Our drivers are carefully hand-picked and they all speak fluent English, so you shouldn’t be concerned about communication issues or misunderstandings. All that you need to do is enjoy a relaxed and comfortable trip from Heathrow airport to your hotel in the city centre of London.

TRAINED DRIVERS

Hand picked & english speaking drivers

LOW PRICES

Same price as a regular Taxi from the line

FLIGHT MONITORING

Drivers are always on time

QUALITY SUPPORT

24/7 Email & Phone support

How much does a taxi cost?

Taxi prices
Day time
(05:00 - 24:00)
Night time
(00:00 - 05:00)
Duration
FROM HEATHROW TO CITY
57 €
57 €
30 MIN
FROM GATWICK TO CITY
68 €
68 €
60 MIN
FROM HEATHROW TO GATWICK
180 €
180 €
50 MIN
FROM HEATHROW TO OXFORD
195 €
195 €
65 MIN
FROM GATWICK TO OXFORD
207 €
207 €
105 MIN
FROM HEATHROW TO CAMBRIDGE
287 €
287 €
110 MIN
FROM GATWICK TO CAMBRIDGE
234 €
234 €
110 MIN

The Best Gatwick Airport Taxi

Choosing to use one of Welcome Pickups’ taxi services from Gatwick airport (LGW) is by far the safest and most convenient transfer option as we provide the most personalized and hassle-free London airport taxi transfers. Getting to your accommodation without any hickups is the most important thing after a long and tiring flight, and that’s exactly what we are here for. Welcome Pickups ensure great services, unbeatable prices and no hidden fees, so you can rest assured that everything will be taken care of for you. Simply hop off your plane and your personal driver will be there to greet you and handle the rest of your transfer.

Heathrow airport traditional black cab

CAR TYPE

Heathrow Taxi (Sedan)

number of passengers

3

price to City Centre

57€

Gatwick airport black taxi

CAR TYPE

Gatwick Taxi (Sedan)

number of passengers

3

price to City Centre

68€

What our customers say about Welcome

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Our Taxi Fleet at London Airports

Whether you’re landing in Heathrow (LHR) or Gatwick (LGW) airport, Welcome Pickups can satisfy the transfer needs of both small and large groups of travellers. Because we know the importance of keeping your group together when you arrive in a new city, you have the option to choose either a stylish sedan or spacious minivan for your transportation into London. When travelling with a small group of up to 4 people, a sedan the ideal option for your transfer. In the event that you are visiting London with a large group of friends (up to 6), a minivan can handle your ride, so you can travel in comfort.

Directions from Heathrow Airport

Heathrow airport (LHR) is the second busiest airport in the world and a major hub for international flights. Heathrow airport is located just 24 km away from the city centre., so when traffic flow is moderate, a taxi trip from Heathrow airport to the city centre of London takes approximately 30 minutes.  As soon as your taxi journey begins, you will take the M-24 (N) motorway towards London. Once you reach the Mall road, you will use the local streets to reach the exact location of your final destination.

Directions from Gatwick Airport

Gatwick airport (LGW) is the second busiest airport in the United Kingdom after Heathrow. If you are arriving in Gatwick airport, you will have to travel along the M23 motorway and then take the exit towards Queenstown road. Based on the exact location of your destination, your taxi will use the local roads to reach your hotel.

Taxi from London Airports to Hotel

Hiring a London airport taxi is the most convenient and safe option when it comes to travelling from Heathrow (LHR) or Gatwick (LGW) airport to your hotel in the city centre. London airport taxis are available 24/7 and are known for providing excellent services. In contrast, struggling with your luggage through the public means of transport can be inconvenient, dangerous and time consuming.

Cost of Taxi from London Airports

For flat rate fees and no hidden extras, it’s always advisable to pre-book your taxi ride from London airport. If you choose to take a regular taxi transfer from Heathrow airport (LHR) to the city centre of London, will cost approximately 57€ (£53) and from Gatwick airport (LGW) it will be around 68€ (£63) based on a taximeter.

Why Book with Welcome

Welcome stands out from the competition as it’s the first company to deliver a fully personalised, in-destination travel experience. In fact, upon your arrival at either Heathrow (LHR) or Gatwick airport (LGW), Welcome is there to take care of all your travel essential needs, including your transfer, travel products, skip-the-line tickets and advice on things-to-do in the city.

  1. 24/7 customer support
  2. English-speaking drivers
  3. Hand-picked & trained drivers
  4. Same price as a regular taxi
  5. Hassle-free Arrival at London airports
  6. Flight delay? We Wait
  7. Driver will be waiting for you at your exit gate

Frequently asked questions

Is a Welcome London Airport Taxi Transfer operated by an authorized Driver?

Yes. At Welcome Pickups, we make sure that all of our drivers are licensed and eligible to drive a London airport taxi sedan or minivan vehicle. In fact, our London drivers have been trained and passed English language, car inspection and local knowledge tests.

What happens after I book my taxi?

Right after booking your London airport taxi ride, you will receive an e-mail containing all the details of your transfer and then a second e-mail, 4 days before your flight to London, with all the information regarding your driver, such as his name, phone number and a photo so you can easily recognise him at the airport.

What else can I book with Welcome?

Booking your London airport taxi transfer is just the start. Welcome gives you the opportunity to purchase your "Skip-the-line" tickets for the most well-known attractions in London, such as the Madame Tussauds gallery and St Paul's Cathedral. Your tickets will be handed to you by your driver on the day of your pickup, so you can save precious time by skipping the big line-ups at the ticket counters. Moreover, Welcome offers private and shared experiences in London at very competitive prices. As a matter of fact, Welcome hand-picks their experiences from a list of 5-star providers so that you can pre-book your unforgettable activities based on actual customer reviews.

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