Heathrow Express

Heathrow Express is the fastest way between London Paddington and Heathrow Central with a journey time of just 15 minutes. Working alongside GWR and Heathrow Airport the team runs up to 150 non-stop services and welcomes an average of 17,000 people on-board from all over the world each day.

Passengers awarded Heathrow Express 95% in overall satisfaction in the latest National Rail Passenger Survey (Spring 2019) and the service celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2018. More than 6 million passengers use the service each year, choosing an environmentally friendly way to travel between central London and Heathrow.

  • Team Simply the HEx is entering the Big Rail Diversity Challenge to test our mettle against fellow rail professionals and celebrate the diverse people keeping our industry moving. As the gateway to London for people from all over the world we’re proud our colleagues are as diverse as our passengers.

    This challenge is a great chance to show the benefits of a diverse team and as the fastest way between London and Heathrow, speed is everything for us!