There are 3 ways to get from Cambridge to Slough by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Slough

$34 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus, line 7 bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) 7

$26 - $31

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Slough 68.9 miles

$14 - $22

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Slough. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Slough is 57 miles. The road distance is 68.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Slough without a car is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Cambridge to Slough, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Slough bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cambridge Parkside station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Slough is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 7 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 44 min.

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Cambridge to Slough bus services, operated by First, arrive at Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Slough is 69 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to drive from Cambridge to Slough.

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There are 857+ hotels available in Slough. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Slough.
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  • Distance: 56.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Slough, England?

You can take a train from Cambridge to Slough via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Slough via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 3 h 44 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Slough
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $18
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
nationalexpress.com

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