There are 4 ways to get from London to Staines-upon-Thames by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Staines

$9 - $14

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Bus, line 203 bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Hounslow West N9
  2. Take the line 203 bus from Hounslow West to Elmsleigh Bus Station 203

$8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from London to Staines-upon-Thames 22.8 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from London to Staines-upon-Thames 22.8 miles

$4 - $8

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Staines-upon-Thames station. However, there are services departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and arriving at Elmsleigh Bus Station via Hounslow West. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Waterloo and arriving at Staines. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between London and Staines-upon-Thames is 17 miles. The road distance is 22.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Staines-upon-Thames without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs .

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The train from London Waterloo to Staines takes 38 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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London to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square station.

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London to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from London Waterloo station.

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The best way to get from London to Staines-upon-Thames is to train which takes 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 203 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 39 min.

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London to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by London United, arrive at Elmsleigh Bus Station.

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London to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Staines station.

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Map of how to get from London to Staines-upon-Thames.
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  • Distance: 17.3 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between London, England and Staines-upon-Thames, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from London to Staines-upon-Thames every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Staines-upon-Thames via Hounslow West in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Hounslow West
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Hounslow West to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London to Staines-upon-Thames
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Staines-upon-Thames is 23 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from London to Staines-upon-Thames.

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