There are 5 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Staines-upon-Thames by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  1 h 30 min

$31 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus, line 8 bus  •  4 h 18 min

  1. 673
  2. X30 / ...
  3. X74
  4. 8

$13 - $21

3 alternative options

Train Southern  •  1 h 56 min

$39 - $58

Bus  •  3 h

  1. National Express / ...

$18 - $27

Drive  •  58 min

  1. 58.6 miles

$12 - $19

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

You can take a train from Milton Keynes to Staines-upon-Thames via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Milton Keynes to Staines-upon-Thames every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Staines
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Staines
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Slough Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Red Kite
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point M3) to Aylesbury, Morrisons
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Vale Travel
Phone
01296 484 348
Email
info@valetravel.net
Website
valetravel.net
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
valetravel.net

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Milton Keynes and Staines-upon-Thames is 70 km. The road distance is 94 km.

The cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Staines-upon-Thames is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Milton Keynes to Staines-upon-Thames is to drive which takes 58 min and costs £9 - £14.

No, there is no direct train from Milton Keynes to Staines-upon-Thames. However, there are services departing from Milton Keynes Central and arriving at Staines via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Milton Keynes to Staines-upon-Thames. However, there are services departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3) and arriving at Elmsleigh Bus Station via Milton Keynes Coachway and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Milton Keynes to Staines-upon-Thames, including transfers.