The world's busiest international airport and second busiest cargo port, Heathrow Airport is located to the West of London along the M4. Being UK's busiest airport, the London Heathrow has 4 terminals, 2 main runways and a cross wind runway. The airport serves as many as 90 different airlines with almost 170 locations worldwide and handles roughly 64 million passengers a year. As reported, by 2008 a major plan shall be put into order that will drastically change the terminal system of the Heathrow Airport. The airport has a host of valet, short and long stay parking facilities. It also has special facilities for children and the disabled, apart from all the 1st class airport services offered. Some of the famous hotels near the Heathrow Airport include the Radisson Edwardian Hotel, Hilton Heathrow, Jurys Inn Heathrow etc. Also, you can visit the 'Flying without Fear' for some leisure.
The access is easy for tourists with convenient public transportation both to and from the airport with a wide choice of trains, coaches, Heathrow express, taxis and car hire. To access, you can take the Tube (Piccadilly line), train (Heathrow Express from London Paddington), bus or taxi.