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

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Recommended option

Train, line 290 bus

  1. Take the train from Windsor & Eton Riverside to Staines
  2. Take the line 290 bus from Staines station to Ashford Road

Cheapest option

Line 8 bus, line 216 bus

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place to Elmsleigh Bus Station
  2. Take the line 216 bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Ashford Common, Norman Road

2 alternative options

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Slough to Charlton

Drive

  1. Drive from Slough to Charlton

Slough to Charlton by train and bus

The journey time between Slough and Charlton is around 44 min and covers a distance of around 10 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 14 min. The fastest journey normally takes 28 min. Operated by South Western Railway and London Buses, the Slough to Charlton service departs from Windsor & Eton Riverside and arrives in Ashford Road. Typically 277 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
30 min
Layover time:
14 min
Total time:
44 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
28 min
Journey distance:
10 miles
Services per week:
277
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:53
Last service departs at:
23:28

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Slough to Charlton train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Slough to Charlton is to drive, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Slough to Charlton is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place and arriving at Ashford Common, Norman Road via Elmsleigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 19m.

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The distance between Slough and Charlton is 10 miles. The road distance is 13.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to Charlton without a car is to train and line 290 bus which takes 45 min and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Slough to Charlton, including transfers.

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Slough to Charlton bus services, operated by First, depart from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place station.

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Slough to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Ashford Common, Norman Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Slough to Charlton is 14 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Slough to Charlton.

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  • Distance: 9.5 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Slough, England and Charlton, Surrey, England?

You can take a bus from Slough to Charlton via Elmsleigh Bus Station in around 1h 19m.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Staines station to Ashford Road
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Ashford Common, Norman Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Slough to Charlton
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Minicabs Slough & Windsor
Phone
+44 1753 474 718
Cab Co Slough
Phone
+44 1753 691 212
Website
cabcoslough.co.uk
511 Viking Cars
Phone
+44 1753 511 511

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