All You Need To Know About Heathrow Terminal 5

Terminal 5 at Heathrow Airport is the British Airways Terminal and until early 2012 they were the only airline using this space. They have now been joined by Iberia Airlines, turning it into a true international terminal offering flights to destinations all over the globe.

Terminal 5 offers convenience and comfort with easy access parking areas for both long and short stays. All parking areas located near or at Terminal 5 offer great value, good security and shuttles to take you to the terminal at regular intervals.

This terminal is reached via its own access road which is clearly marked on arrival; you can then follow the signs to the parking area of your choice. There are also handy meet and greet services which are offered by a choice of companies at the airport, enabling you to arrive at the departures terminal, drop off your car and have it waiting for you on your return.

While waiting to board your flight you can enjoy the range of over one hundred shops with a great range of products from fashion accessories and jewellery to the latest books and technological products.

If you prefer you can relax in one of the many lounges located at Terminal 5 with comfortable seating areas, restaurants and bars. Some have terraces where you can sit and relax with a cocktail while you watch the planes take off and land.

Of course there is no shortage of convenient hotels based at Terminal 5 from the well-known luxurious hotels to the privately owned hotels just outside the main airport. There are regular Hoppa buses to all the hotels to ensure your stay is enjoyable and you don’t have to worry about transport.

There is currency exchange and car hire companies at all the terminals for your convenience; if you are arriving in the UK you can take advantage of these services without having to search once you leave the airport.

Terminal 5 also has its own underground station connecting you directly to central London with ease. The cost is only £5 to central London, making this an affordable option for many travellers both to and from Heathrow Terminal 5.

Some Important Telephone Numbers:

Heathrow Terminal 5 – 0208 745 5555

British Airways – 0844 493 0787

You can phone British Airways to confirm arrival and departure times, to confirm your ticket booking or to make amendments to existing ticket bookings.

The Terminal 5 number will offer you assistance with anything you need to know about the terminal.