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Transportation and Facilities at the London Heathrow

By Jocasta Marvin Subscribe to RSS | June 15th 2012 | Views:
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Heathrow is the London’s busiest and the world’s third busiest airport. It is one of the few significant airports of the world. A total of more than 69 million passengers pass through the gates of London Heathrow airport each year. The airport is second to none when it comes to amenities and facilities. It is one a few top ranked airports of the world. It got the name of Heathrow from the farmland and small village of Heath Row which was once situated on the place where now terminal 1 building of Heathrow stands.

The airport is owned and operated by BAA which is a subdivision of world’s renowned firm, Ferrovial Group. The group also owns many other important airports of London. As far as the amenities are concerned, the Heathrow offers all kinds of facilities for the convenience of travelers. It offers specialized amenities for solo travelers, business travelers, corporate travelers, families with kids and even dedicated facilities for the special and disabled travelers. Taxi from and taxi to Heathrow airport can be accessed easily from the airport and all major places across the country.

As far as the airport shuttle transfer services are concerned, the airport offers all kinds of transfer facilities 24/7 to all major locations across the country. The Heathrow Express which is airport’s own train service offers superior class services directly to London. The Heathrow Express is a nonstop train service. The trains from Heathrow Express railway station depart every 15 minutes. Aside from local airport transfer services, there are also dedicated buses and coaches that travel to long distant locations across United Kingdom directly from Heathrow airport. These buses depart from the Central Bus Station of Heathrow airport. The dedicated Hotel Buses also operate at the airport. These hotel buses transfer passengers from airport to all hotels surrounding the Heathrow.

Cheap airport car hire

If you are looking for cheap airport car hire services, there are a wide number of well known transportation companies offering car hire services at the airport’s arrival’s lounge. These companies have their own registered information desks at the airport for hiring all kinds of economical to luxury cars. Some of the prominent companies offering car hire services at Heathrow airport include Europcar, Alamo, National, Sixt, Hertz, Avis, Season Car Hire, Budget and Enterprise. They provide cars which include sedans, MPVs, SUVs, vans and chauffeur driven stretched limousines. These cars are available at highly affordable prices and you get the convenience of riding your privately hired car right away from the airport.

Cheap airport taxi hire

You can hire a taxi at the Heathrow airport easily 24/7 for traveling to any location across London. There are a large number of taxi companies providing dedicated airport cab services from Heathrow to all major locations of the metropolitan city of London. These dedicated airport cabs offer cheap fares at highly competitive rates. These cabs include sedans for singles or couples and MPVs for families and group transfers. The drivers of these cabs are usually local to London so you don’t have to worry about roads and directions even if you are new to London. The taxi companies at Heathrow offer all kinds of booking services which include booking via call, internet or mobile application/site for the convenience of people who wish to book their transfer service prior to their arrival.

CrossCab is one of the leading online cab booking firm based out of Reading, Berkshire. If you are looking for cheap car hire in UK, CrossCab is the company that offers highly affordable and economical cab booking services which are second to none. They have announced special discounts on all kinds of local as well as airport transfer services on the occasion of London Olympics 2012 for the convenience of sports enthusiasts and admirers.

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If you are looking for Cheap airport car hire services, there are a wide number of well known transportation companies offering car hire services. If you are looking for cheap car hire in UK, CrossCab is the company that offers highly affordable and economical cab booking services.

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