Heathrow-Gatwick Speedlink

Need to make a connection between Heathrow and Gatwick airports? The National Express Speedlink will get you there directly – no changes, no stops.

Coaches depart several times an hour, and transfers take around 1 – 1 1/2 hours.

This is the ONLY direct shared public transport between Heathrow and Gatwick airports; there is no train service between the two.

Price* per adult (16+): R700 one way

Price* per child (3 – 15): R350 one way

*Prices subject to major currency fluctuation. 


Because this is a coach service, times can vary according to traffic. This is a +- 73km journey on a busy motorway; at peak hours, delays can be expected.

Leave sufficient time between flights to get from one airport to the other, especially if need to change flight providers. A minimum of 4 hours is recommended. Please contact us for more advice.

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Gatwick to London Victoria in 30 minutes (Gatwick Express)

Want the FASTEST and most reliable way to get from Gatwick airport to the centre of London or vice versa? The Gatwick Express is the one to choose!

It takes just 30 – 35 minutes by train, and trains depart every 15 minutes.

Alternate Gatwick Express services are extended to Brighton every 30 minutes.

Price*/adult 2nd class: R630 one way

Price*/child 2nd class (3 – 15): R315 one way

Children under 3 years old ride free of charge.

*Price is subject to major currency fluctuations.

annemarie@britishtips.com or 021 975 2047

Heathrow to London Paddington in 15 minutes (Heathrow Express)

Want the FASTEST and most reliable way to get from Heathrow airport to the centre of London? The Heathrow Express is the one to choose!

It takes just 15 minutes by train, and trains depart every 15 minutes from 05h10 (06h10 on Sundays) until 23h25.

Price* per adult: R690 2nd class. Children under 15 years old ride free of charge.

*Price is subject to major currency fluctuations.

sales@britishtips.com or 021 975 2047

Windsor Express

windsor-castleWindsor Castle has been home to British monarchs for over 1000 years.

This luxury coach takes you directly from London Victoria to Windsor, where you can spend 4 hours, and back again, and includes entrance to Windsor Castle. You also have time to explore the town of Windsor at your leisure.

It’s convenient, speedy (approximately 6 1/2 hours round trip), and great value!

sales@britishtips.com or 021 975 2047

2017 price* per person:

  • Adults: R855
  • Adults 60 years+: R760
  • Children 3 – 16 years: R817
  • Family (2 adults + 2 children): R3 135

sales@britishtips.com or 021 975 2047

*Prices  valid until 31 December 2017, and are subject to continued availability and major currency fluctuation.

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Rail Tours

Train IrelandThe saying goes that life is a journey, not the destination. And one of the nicest ways to experience a journey is by rail.

British T.I.P.S. offers several rail tours, guided and unescorted, in Europe, notably Ireland and Scotland – two of the most scenic countries in the world.



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Worldwide City Sightseeing Hop-on Hop-off

City Sightseeing Comic PicVisiting Paris, Milan, Rome, Dubai? Then you need a City Sightseeing ticket, the world’s leading open-topped bus tour operator! Offering tours across 6 continents, in 33 countries, in almost 100 cities, the world-renowned ‘Hop-on Hop-off’ bus tours are a convenient, fun, and cost-effective way to experience sightseeing.

Prices vary according to destination and are available on request. Please contact us directly for more information.

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