British Airways and BAA on Heathrow area road closures 31 May 2008May 30, 2008 at 10:49 am | Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment
Due to a planned demonstration on Saturday 31 May, there will be some road closures and changes to bus routes around the eastern side of Heathrow Airport.
Customers are advised to allow extra time to travel to Heathrow on this day or consider using alternative modes of transport.
Please note that the main route into Terminal 5, via the M25, will be open as normal.
Access to Terminals 1, 2 and 3 from the M4 should be unaffected as will access to Terminal 4 from the A30 Great South West Road. Traffic on these roads may be heavier than usual.
For further information, please see the following link to the BAA’s website:
which states amongst other travel news:
Local transport disruption – Saturday May 31
Due to a planned demonstration at the eastern side of Heathrow Airport on Saturday May 31, some disruption is expected to local transport. We are working hard with the Metropolitan Police and the organisers of the march to reduce the impact of the demonstration on Heathrow’s operation.
Passengers are advised to allow extra time when travelling to the airport by road or by bus, or to consider alternative transport options if possible. Long stay car parks and car rental agencies will remain open for passenger use.
The bus routes affected by the road closures are 81, 90, 105, 111, 140, 203, 222, 285, 350, 423, 482, 490, A10, H25, H26, H98, U3, X26. These will be diverted away from the affected areas.
Envoy Avenue (westbound), Eastern Perimeter Road (southbound), Northern Perimeter Road (south/eastbound) and Nene Road (eastbound) will be closed from 7am, and reopened as the march passes through.
The A4 Bath Road between Harlington Corner and Sipson Road, A408 Sipson Road and local roads in Sipson will be closed for a short time in the afternoon. One way systems will be in operation between Waggoners Roundabout and Stanwell Moor Road. You are advised to use a different route if possible.
The Parking Express long stay car park will only be accessible from the northbound/westbound direction on the Eastern Perimeter Road.
Enterprise Car Rental will only be accessible from the northbound/westbound direction on the Eastern Perimeter Road.
Avis Car Rental will only be accessible from the westbound direction on the Northern Perimeter Road.