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There are 5 ways to get from London to Bray by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Maidenhead

Cheapest option

Bus

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn to Bray Wick, Cemetery

3 alternative options

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Windsor & Eton Riverside
  2. Take the bus from Windsor Town Centre, Barclays Bank to Bray, Village Hall

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington to Bray

Drive

  1. Drive from London Paddington to Bray

London to Bray by train, walk and bus

The journey time between London and Bray is around 48 min and covers a distance of around 25 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 10 min. The fastest journey normally takes 30 min. Operated by First Great Western Service, TfL Rail, Reading Buses and others, the London to Bray service departs from London Paddington and arrives in Maidenhead Town Centre, Bridge Avenue. Typically 227 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
37 min
Layover time:
10 min
Total time:
48 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
30 min
Journey distance:
25 miles
Services per week:
227
Cheapest price:
£9
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:13
Last service departs at:
19:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to Bray train, walk and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Bray is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 37 min.

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The fastest way to get from London to Bray is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs £70 - £85.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Bray. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Bray Wick, Cemetery via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 1m.

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The distance between London and Bray is 25 miles. The road distance is 28.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Bray without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs £7 - £18.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from London to Bray, including transfers.

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London to Bray bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Bray is to train which takes 51 min and costs £7 - £18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £9 and takes 2h 1m.

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London to Bray bus services, operated by First, arrive at Bray Wick, Cemetery station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Bray is 29 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from London to Bray.

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Map of how to get from London to Bray.
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  • Distance: 24.7 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between London, England and Bray, England?

First Great Western Service operates a train from London Paddington to Maidenhead every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £10 - £13 and the journey takes 32 min. TfL Rail also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to Bray via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn in around 2h 1m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Maidenhead
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£10 - £13
Anytime Day 1st Class
£18 - £24
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Paddington to Maidenhead
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£6 - £10
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£11 - £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 London Victoria Coach Station to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to London Heathrow Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Other operators
Taxi from London Paddington to Bray
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
£70 - £85
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com
Putney Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3603 5257
Website
putneycabsairporttransfers.co.uk

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