London Heathrow Airport
London Heathrow Airport, called London Airport until 1966 and now known as London Heathrow, is the main international airport serving London, England.
It is the largest of the six international airports in the London airport system. The airport is owned and operated by Heathrow Airport Holdings.
London Heathrow (LHR) has emerged as Europe’s busiest airport in 2022 when measured by available seat kilometers. Data from Cirium’s On the Fly analytics, LHR is the biggest airport by some distance, with second-place Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) a full 30% behind last year. Let’s find out more.
When to arrive. We recommend getting to the airport three hours before your flight if you’re travelling internationally, or two hours if you’re travelling domestically or to Europe.