There are 5 ways to get from Maidenhead to London by train, subway, 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  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Maidenhead to London Paddington

$12 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus, line 702 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Maidenhead Town Centre, Broadway (Queen Street) to Slough Bus Station 4 / ...
  2. Take the line 702 bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) to Hyde Park Corner 702

$9 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Maidenhead to Ealing Broadway
  2. Take the Tube from Ealing Broadway Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station District

$13 - $22

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maidenhead to London 28.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Maidenhead to London 28.4 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Maidenhead to London is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maidenhead to London is to train which costs £10 - £18 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between Maidenhead and London is 26 miles. The road distance is 28.4 miles.

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The train from Maidenhead to London Paddington takes 39 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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No, there is no direct bus from Maidenhead to London. However, there are services departing from Maidenhead Town Centre, Broadway (Queen Street) and arriving at Hyde Park Corner via Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Maidenhead and arriving at London Paddington. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The nearest airport to London is London City (LCY) Airport which is 7.7 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Heathrow (LHR) (14.4 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (24.5 miles), London Luton (LTN) (28 miles) and London Stansted (STN) (31.4 miles).

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Map of how to get from Maidenhead to London.
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  • Distance: 25.7 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Maidenhead to London every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $23 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maidenhead to London via Slough Bus Station and Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Maidenhead to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $23
Train from Maidenhead to Ealing Broadway
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $18
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Ealing Broadway Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Maidenhead Town Centre, Broadway (Queen Street) to Slough Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) to Hyde Park Corner
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Red Eagle
Phone
01296 630402
Email
info@redeagle.org.uk
Website
redeagle.org.uk
Bus from Maidenhead Town Centre, Broadway (Queen Street) to Slough Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
redeagle.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Maidenhead to London
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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