Airport links

Making your connections.

Getting to and from the airport is easy with South Western Railway, whether you're heading abroad for a family holiday or making an important business trip.

Please allow a minimum of 10 minutes to connect between your train and any bus or coach to Heathrow Airport. Journey times will be affected by traffic, especially during morning and evening peak times.

Heathrow Airport

via Woking

You can buy combined train and coach tickets for journeys via Woking. Child discounts are available but there is no Railcard discount for the coach portion of the combined ticket.

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Pickup and dropoff points
Frequency and journey time

 Woking

• RailAir coach service from outside the station (Platform 5 exit)
• Terminals 1, 2, and 3: Central Bus Station
• Terminal 4: Change at Terminal 5 stop or Central Bus Station for connections
• Terminal 5: Stop 12

Up to every 30 mins
Coach calls at Terminal 5 (journey time 25-50 mins) then the Central Bus station (journey time 40-65 mins)

via Feltham

You can buy combined train and coach tickets for journeys via Woking. Child discounts are available but there is no Railcard discount for the coach portion of the combined ticket.

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Pickup and dropoff points Frequency and journey time

 Feltham

• London Bus route 285 from Stop A outside station entrance (Platform 1 exit)
• Terminals 1, 2 and 3: Central Bus Station
• London Bus route 490 from Stop A outside station entrance (Platform 1 exit)
• Terminals 4 and 5

• Route 285: Up to every 7-10 mins, 24 hours a day
Journey time around 23 mins (at off peak times)
• Route 490: Up to every 12 mins, from 03:37 to 01:27
Journey time around 15 mins to Terminal 4, 30 mins to Terminal 5 (at off peak times) 


Gatwick Airport

The train station is within the South Terminal at Gatwick Airport, with direct trains to Brighton and Central London, including St Pancras International for Eurostar.

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Train company
Frequency and journey time

Clapham Junction

Southern

4 direct services each hour.
Journey time around 25 mins

Guildford or Wokingham

Great Western Railway

Hourly direct service.
Journey time around 67 mins from Wokingham, 40 mins from Guildford

Waterloo (then Waterloo East and London Bridge)

Thameslink

Up to 4 direct services an hour (hourly throughout the night).
Journey time around 30 minsYou can easily reach Southampton Airport from Southampton Airport (Parkway) station – only 99 steps separate the station and the terminal, making it one of the easiest airport transfers in the country.There are regular direct trains to and from Weymouth, Bournemouth, Salisbury, Basingstoke and London. There are also direct CrossCountry services to Reading, Oxford, the Midlands and the North.

Southampton Airport

You can easily reach Southampton Airport from Southampton Airport (Parkway) station – only 99 steps separate the station and the terminal, making it one of the easiest airport transfers in the country.There are regular direct trains to and from Weymouth, Bournemouth, Salisbury, Basingstoke and London. There are also direct CrossCountry services to Reading, Oxford, the Midlands and the North.

Bournemouth Airport

A convenient shuttle runs direct from Bournemouth station to Bournemouth Airport. Child and Railcard discounts are available on combined rail and bus tickets.

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Pickup and dropoff points Frequency and journey time

Bournemouth

Bournemouth Airport Shuttle from Stand B at the Travel Interchange (exit on Platform 3)

Runs hourly.
Journey time around 15 mins

Bristol Airport

Bristol Airport is just 7 miles from Bristol City Centre and there are frequent services from Bristol Temple Meads station. Child and Railcard discounts are available on combined rail and bus tickets.

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Frequency and journey time

Bristol Temple Meads

Airport Flyer Bus from Stop TD outside the station entrance Up to every 15 mins.
Journey time around 25 mins

Exeter Airport

Exeter Airport is around 5.5 miles from Exeter St Davids station and there’s a regular bus service. The airport falls within the Exeter PlusBus area, and child and Railcard discounts are available on combined rail and bus tickets.

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Pickup and dropoff points
Frequency and journey time
Exeter St Davids Stagecoach Bus routes 56 (Monday to Saturday) and 379 (Sundays and public holidays) from outside the station Runs hourly.
Journey time around 25 mins