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Hanger Lane ⇄ Heathrow T2&3 Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares

The journey from Hanger Lane to Heathrow T2&3 is in fare zones 2-6 and you’ll have to use the Central, District and Piccadilly tube lines, changing trains at North Acton, Ealing Broadway and Acton Town

  1. From Hanger Lane take the Central Line
  2. Change at North Acton to the Central Line
  3. Change at Ealing Broadway to the District Line
  4. Change at Acton Town to the Piccadilly Line
  5. Leave the train at Heathrow T2&3

Number of tube stops: 15 · Journey time: Approx 69 mins

Stations on the route: Hanger Lane ➜ North Acton [change train] North Acton ➜ West Acton ➜ Ealing Broadway [change train] Ealing Broadway ➜ Ealing Common ➜ Acton Town [change train] Acton Town ➜ South Ealing ➜ Northfields ➜ Boston Manor ➜ Osterley ➜ Hounslow East ➜ Hounslow Central ➜ Hounslow West ➜ Hatton Cross ➜ Heathrow Terminal 4 ➜ Heathrow Terminals 2&3

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and closures on the Central, District and Piccadilly

First and last train times on the Central line

Tube times for the Central line

Alternative routes include Hanger Lane to Heathrow Terminal 4 and Hanger Lane to Heathrow Terminal 5

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

Hanger Lane underground station is not wheelchair accessible

Heathrow T2&3 station is wheelchair accessible, and has step-free access from the street to the train

Hanger Lane station entrance – You must use one or two flights of stairs between the northwest entrance and the booking hall (19 steps down, or 2x10 steps down), or two flights of stairs from all the other entrances (9 steps down +8 steps down from the northeast entrance, 13 steps down +12 steps down from the southwest entrance, and 12 steps down +11 steps down from the southeast entrance). After that you need to use another two flights of stairs down to the platforms (14 steps down +15 steps down)

Changing tube line at Ealing Broadway – Changing between the Central and District lines is on the level

Heathrow T2&3 station exit – There’s a lift or an escalator from the platforms to the booking hall. After that there’s another lift (or escalator, or four flights of 4, 11, 11, 9 steps up) to the bus station exit. Or there’s an escalator (or two flights of 15, 14 steps up) plus a long walk and a travelator to Terminal 2. Or there’s a ramp (or two flights of 11, 11 steps up) plus a long walk and 3x travelators to Terminal 3 Arrivals. Or there’s a ramp plus 2xtravelators to Terminal 3 Departures

The journey from Heathrow T2&3 to Hanger Lane is in fare zones 2-6 and you’ll have to use the Piccadilly, District, Central tube lines, changing trains at Acton Town, Ealing Broadway and North Acton

  1. From Heathrow T2&3 take the Piccadilly Line
  2. Change at Acton Town to the District Line
  3. Change at Ealing Broadway to the Central Line
  4. Change at North Acton to the Central Line
  5. Leave the train at Hanger Lane

Number of tube stops: 14 · Journey time: Approx 71 mins

Stations on the route: Heathrow Terminals 2&3 ➜ Hatton Cross ➜ Hounslow West ➜ Hounslow Central ➜ Hounslow East ➜ Osterley ➜ Boston Manor ➜ Northfields ➜ South Ealing ➜ Acton Town [change train] Acton Town ➜ Ealing Common ➜ Ealing Broadway [change train] Ealing Broadway ➜ West Acton ➜ North Acton [change train] North Acton ➜ Hanger Lane

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and closures on the Piccadilly, District, Central

First and last train times on the Piccadilly line

Tube times for the Piccadilly line

Alternative routes include Heathrow T2&3 to Heathrow Terminal 4 and Heathrow T2&3 to Heathrow Terminal 5

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

Heathrow T2&3 underground station is not wheelchair accessible

Hanger Lane station is wheelchair accessible, and has step-free access from the street to the train

Heathrow T2&3 station entrance – There’s a lift (or escalator, or four flights of 9, 11, 11, 4 steps down) from the bus station to the booking hall. There’s an escalator (or two flights of 14, 15 steps down) plus a long walk and a travelator from Terminal 2 to the booking hall. There’s a ramp (or two flights of 11, 11 steps down) plus a long walk and 3x travelators between Terminal 3 Arrivals and the booking hall. There’s a ramp plus 2xtravelators between Terminal 3 Departures and the booking hall. After that there’s another lift or an escalator down to the platforms

Changing tube line at Acton Town – There’s a lift between the different platforms

Changing tube line at Ealing Broadway – Changing between the Central and District lines is on the level

Hanger Lane station exit – You must use two flights of stairs from the platforms to the booking hall (15 steps up +14 steps up). After that you need to use another one or two flights of stairs to the northwest exit (19 steps up, or 2x10 steps up), or two flights of stairs to all the other exits (8 steps up +9 steps up to the northeast entrance, 12 steps up +13 steps up to the southwest exit, and 11 steps up +12 steps up to the southeast exit)

Tube fare between Hanger Lane and Heathrow T2&3

This tube journey is in Oyster zones 2-6. The cheapest fare is £2.10 off-peak (£3.40 peak) when you pay by Oyster or contactless. There’s no return fare, you just pay the same as two single tickets

Cost of tube fare from Hanger Lane ⇄ Heathrow T2&3 Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares
Fare zone Cash Oyster & Contactless cards
Single fare Single fare Daily cap
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak
Zone 2-6 fare £6.70 £3.40 £2.10 £15.60 £15.60
Travelcard prices from Hanger Lane ⇄ Heathrow T2&3 Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares
Fare Zone Travelcards (Train, Bus & Tram)
One day travel­card Week travel­card Month travel­card
Anytime Off-peak
Zone 1-6 travelcard £22.60 £15.90 £78 £299
Zone 1-9 travelcard £28.50 £17 £111.30 £427.40
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Note: Tube journey prices are correct as of

Peak and off-peak journey times

For Oyster and contactless off-peak is outside the hours of 6.30 AM-9.30 AM and 4 PM-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards it’s any time after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri). Weekends are always classed as off-peak. Note: Between the 8th March and 31st May 2024 TFL are running a trial called ‘Off-Peak Friday Fares’, where Fridays will be classed as off-peak all day.

The fare is based on what time your journey begins. It doesn’t matter what time your journey ends.