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Oxford, Windsor and Stonehenge Tour from London

Oxford, Windsor and Stonehenge Tour from London
Duration:
11 hours
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See the best of Britain on this luxury coach tour of three iconic UK locations. Start by visiting the glorious Windsor Castle and see the luxurious State Apartments of the Queen's favorite weekend residence. Next, travel to breathtaking Stonehenge, the mystical stone structure has stood since 2000 BC, puzzling experts for hundreds of years. The final stop is the gorgeous university city of Oxford, home to the oldest university in the English speaking world. Take a guided tour of the beautiful cobbled streets, soaking up the history and prestige.

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Private Tour: London Sightseeing Tour by Classic Mini Cooper
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Hop into your very own classic Mini Cooper and discover the diverse city of London in true swinging sixties style! Beat the crowds and be escorted by your charming British guide around such famous London sights as the Royal Palaces, the famous West End theater district, the London Eye and the Tower of London.

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 LHR Heathrow Airport Info & Guide


Heathrow Airport

Where is Heathrow Airport?  


London Heathrow Airport (IATA: LHR, ICAO: EGLL), or simply Heathrow Airport, is located west of central London, in the Borough of Hillingdon, England, United Kingdom. 


LHR Airport has two parallel east–west runways along with four operational terminals. The newest, Terminal 5, opened in 2008. Construction of a new Terminal 2 complex began in 2009 with the first phase expected to open in June 2014.


In 2013, London Heathrow Airport served 72,367,054 passengers, making it the busiest airport in the European Union, and the 3rd busiest in the world. 


Heathrow Airport is the busiest of London's 6 airports, the others being London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Stansted Airport (STN), London Luton Airport (LTN), London City Airport (LCY) and London Southend (SEN)


Together, Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton, London City and Southend, make London the busiest city airport system in the world, with more than 135 million passengers a year served by all 6 airports.


Airlines the world over fly to London, and Heathrow Airport is the primary hub of British Airways, BMI and Virgin Atlantic.


The top international cities served from London Heathrow Airport are Amsterdam, Athens, Boston, Chicago, Copenhagen, Delhi, Dubai, Dublin, Frankfurt, Geneva, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Johannesburg, Lisbon, Los Angeles, Madrid, Miami, Mumbai, Munich, New York, Paris, Rome, San Francisco, Singapore, Stockholm, Toronto, Vienna, Washington DC and Zurich. LHR has flights to hundreds more cities.


Your best bet for a London Heathrow Airport transfer is the train or a hotel shuttle. Details on all options are included in this guide.


Or, to truly arrive stress free, treat yourself to a private London Heathrow Airport transfer from IHateTaxis.


 

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Allow 16-20 minutes travel time between Heathrow Airport's four terminals. Terminals 1 and 3 are a short walk from each other. Terminals 4 and 5 are served by free trains and buses.

 

Services at Heathrow Airport include:


  • Free power pole charging stations - all departure lounges
  • Luggage storage - ground floor, all terminals
  • Servisair Executive Lounge (fee) - Terminals 1 and 3
  • No.1 Traveller Lounge (fee) - Terminal 3
  • E-cigarette "vaping" lounge - Terminal 4 *NEW*
  • Harrod's - all terminals
  • Mobile apps
  • Cell phone rental
  • Postal services - locations of post office and post boxes
  • Heathrow Health Centre - D'Albiac House
  • Pharmacy - Boots branches before security in Terminals 1 and 5 dispense prescriptions
  • Airport Live, episodes of BBC Two production - watch video clips  *NEW*

 

To transfer to Gatwick Airport (LGW) or Stansted Airport (STN), see Travel Between Airports. 




Additional Heathrow Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 4 Jan 2016