There are 9 ways to get from Slough to Blackburn by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Preston

£91 - £297

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Bus  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Blackburn National Express

£16 - £22

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Train via Oxford  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Slough to Oxford
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Manchester Piccadilly

£83 - £132

Bus, night bus  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street to Pool Meadow Bus Station Sw
  2. Take the night bus from Pool Meadow Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Corporation Street M11a

£23 - £36

Drive  •  3h 37m

  1. Drive from Slough to Blackburn 219.4 miles

£35 - £55

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the train from Slough to Hayes & Harlington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Bolton to Blackburn

£65 - £217

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5h 48m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Blackburn

£55 - £166

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the train from Slough to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  4. Take the train from Bolton to Blackburn

£74 - £185

Train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  3. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Blackburn

£99 - £254

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Slough to Blackburn is to bus which costs £15 - £23 and takes 8h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Slough to Blackburn is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Blackburn. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street and arriving at Blackburn via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Slough to Blackburn. However, there are services departing from Slough and arriving at Blackburn via Paddington station, Oxford Circus station, London Euston and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 6m.

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The distance between Slough and Blackburn is 175 miles. The road distance is 219.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to Blackburn without a car is to train which takes 4h 6m and costs £90 - £300.

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It takes approximately 4h 6m to get from Slough to Blackburn, including transfers.

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Slough to Blackburn bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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

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The best way to get from Slough to Blackburn is to train which takes 4h 6m and costs £90 - £300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £23 and takes 8h 3m.

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Map of how to get from Slough to Blackburn.
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  • Distance: 174.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 6m

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

Virgin Trains operates a train from Slough to Blackburn hourly. Tickets cost £75 - £270 and the journey takes 2h 8m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Slough to Blackburn twice daily. Tickets cost £9 - £13 and the journey takes 5h 55m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £280
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £210
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £400
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £400
Train operators
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £270
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £110
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£200 - £270
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Oxford
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£11 - £18
Advanced Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £35
Train from Slough to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£4 - £7
Advanced Single
£5 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £6
Train from Slough to Reading
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£6 - £10
Advanced Single
£7 - £10
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £13
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £55
Anytime Single
£55 - £85
Off-Peak Single
£50 - £80
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Single
£28 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £26
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Slough to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
TfL Rail
Train from Slough to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
TfL Rail
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bradford Interchange to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£10 - £16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
New Bharat Coaches
Phone
020 8574 6817
Email
info@newbharat.co.uk
Website
newbharat.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
New Bharat Coaches
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Night bus from Pool Meadow Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£16 - £25
Website
Megabus 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 London Victoria Coach Station to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
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National Express

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Slough to Blackburn bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Blackburn station.

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Slough to Blackburn train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Slough to Blackburn is 219 miles. It takes approximately 3h 37m to drive from Slough to Blackburn.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 320+ hotels available in Blackburn. Prices start at £75 per night.

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