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Heathrow is probably the most accessible airport in terms of different modes of transport - travel by car, motorcycle, train, bus, coach and even bicycle. Motorcyclists can park in dedicated motorbike parks free of charge and there is a network of cycle paths with signage allowing easy access for cyclists also.
Conveniently situated just 15 miles from the centre of London and close to the M4 & M25 motorways, Heathrow also provides a vast shopping experience with the ability to purchase various goods from indulgent luxuries to essential travel items, enhancing your time at the airport.
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- A selection of bars, cafes and restaurants
- Duty Free shops
- Various shops selling gifts & clothes/accessories, plus beauty, technology and news stores
- Bureau de Change
- Cash dispensers
- Information Points in each terminal
- Internet & WiFi Access
- Business & Executive Lounges
- Health Centre & Pharmacies
- Meeting Rooms
- Porter service
- Telephones & Power Poles (to charge mobiles)
- Post facilities
- Shower facilities
- Chaplains & Prayer Rooms
Special assistance is offered at the airport with:
- Reserved seating with induction loop & low level flight information screens
- Help Bus
- Text Phones
- Help Point Telephones
Wheelchair-accessible telephones and text phones for the hard of hearing are available around the airport.
Heathrow Help Bus
Passengers with reduced mobility can take advantage of a free wheelchair-accessible service running transportation between the bus station and all of the terminals. There are Help Point telephones or Help Bus telephones located in the terminal to arrange assistance.
Help Point Telephones
The Help Point telephones are available to request use of a wheelchair or assistance in and around the airport grounds. The telephones are located in the short stay car parks, outside the terminal entrances and within the baggage reclaim area.
For further information or general enquiries regarding special assistance at the airport contact the airport on 0870 000 0123.