Heathrow Airport Flights Arrivals

Arriving at an airport as busy as Heathrow can feel like a trip in itself. Our list of terminals will help make picking up your arrivals easier.

Heathrow airport has four terminals. Terminal 1 has been closed so the terminals are numbered 2-5.

Terminal 2

Terminal 2 is also known as the Queen’s terminal. It took its name since it reopened in June 2014 as it was built on the site of the old terminal 2 and the Queens Building. Along with Terminal 5, Terminal 2 deals with domestic flights as well as many international flight companies including:

  • Aegean Airlines
  • Air Canada
  • Air China
  • Are Lingus
  • Air New Zealand
  • ANA
  • Asiana Airlines
  • Austrian Airlines
  • Avianca 
  • Brussels Airlines
  • Croatia Airlines
  • Egyptair
  • Ethiopian Airlines 
  • EVA  Air
  • Germanwings
  • LOT Polish Airlines
  • Lufthansa
  • SAS – Scandinavian Airlines
  • Singapore Airlines
  • South African Airways
  • Swiss International Airlines
  • TAP Portugal
  • Thai Airways
  • Turkish Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Virgin Atlantic Little Red
Terminal 3

Terminal 3 is the home to many Oneworld members and other non affiliates. They deal with many of Heathrow’s long haul flights and also some to Europe. You will find the following airline companies at T3:

  • American Airlines
  • British Airways
  • Cathay Pacific
  • Delta Airlines
  • Emirates 
  • Finnair 
  • Iran Air
  • Japan Airlines
  • MEA Middle East Airlines
  • Oman Air
  • Pakistan International Airlines
  • Qantas
  • Royal Jordanian
  • Sri Lankan Airlines
  • Turkmenistan Airlines
  • US Airways
  • Virgin Atlantic 
  • Vueling
Terminal 4

Terminal 4 deal with mainly long haul flights as well as some European destinations. Air France, Ethiad and KLM are some of the main companies operating out of T4. The full list of those operating from T4 include:

  • Aeroflot
  • Aeromexico 
  • Air Algerie 
  • Air Astana
  • Air France
  • Air India
  • Air Malta
  • Air Mauritius
  • Air Serbia
  • Alitalia
  • Arik Air
  • Azerbaijan Airlines
  • Biman Bangladesh
  • Bulgaria Air
  • China Eastern Airlines 
  • Delta Air Lines
  • Ethiad Airways
  • Gulf Air
  • Jet Airways (India)
  • Kenya Airways
  • KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
  • Korean Air
  • Kuwait Airways
  • Libyan Arab Airlines
  • Malaysia Airlines System
  • Philippine Airlines
  • Qatar Airways
  • Royal Air Maroc 
  • Royal Brunei Airlines
  • Saudia 
  • Tarot
  • Transaero 
  • Tunisair
  • Uzbekistan Airways
Terminal 5

Terminal 5 is the home of British Airways and Iberia and only flights from this operator fly from here (including Iberia Express).

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Heathrow Baggage Sevices

Luggage Delivery

You can have your baggage delivered on the same day to anywhere in London. This service is operated by Excess Baggage Company. Simply leave your luggage at any one of the drop of points in the terminal and they will deliver your luggage to either your house, hotel or even your office. This then gives you the freedom to explore and travel through London luggage free!

Luggage Storage

The same company offers luggage storage. This is a great service for if youo are stopping for a short time in London and would like to leave your luggage at the airport. You can pay for just a few hours or days if you need to.


If you would like some help with your baggage at the airport then you can request the help of a porter. Arriving passengers can get help with their baggage from the carrousel to either your transport or to a friend or relative.

Other Services

Meet and Greet

This concierge service is operated by Heathrow airport. It is available to all passengers, travelling with any airline on any ticket class. They will meet you at the point of leaving the aircraft and escort you until you reach your onward mode of transport. They will guide you through border control and assist you to your baggage reclaim carousel. Prices start at around £125 

If you need more information about onward travel then go to the transport pages. There you will find more information about taxis and car hire.

If you are looking for somewhere to stay near to the airport then the hotels page features many options to choose from.