There are 4 ways to get from Slough to Basingstoke by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Basingstoke

$17 - $62

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Bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (Herschel Street) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Basingstoke, Railway Station 033

$10 - $15

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Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Slough to Basingstoke 33.6 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Basingstoke 33.6 miles

$7 - $11

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Basingstoke station. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (Herschel Street) and arriving at Basingstoke, Railway Station via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Slough to Basingstoke. However, there are services departing from Slough and arriving at Basingstoke via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Slough and Basingstoke is 27 miles. The road distance is 33.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to Basingstoke without a car is to train which takes 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Slough to Basingstoke, including transfers.

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Slough to Basingstoke bus services, operated by First, depart from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (Herschel Street) station.

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Slough to Basingstoke train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Slough station.

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The best way to get from Slough to Basingstoke is to train which takes 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 13 min.

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Slough to Basingstoke bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Basingstoke, Railway Station.

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Slough to Basingstoke train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Basingstoke station.

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Map of how to get from Slough to Basingstoke.
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  • Distance: 27.4 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

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

You can take a train from Slough to Basingstoke via Reading in around 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Slough to Basingstoke via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 in around 2 h 13 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Reading
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Train from Reading to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $15
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (Herschel Street) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
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 Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Basingstoke, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Slough to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Slough to Basingstoke is 34 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Slough to Basingstoke.

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