There are 11 ways to get from Slough to Edinburgh by train, plane, subway, 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.

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Train to London Heathrow, fly to Edinburgh  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Hayes & Harlington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI

$56 - $219

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Train, Tube to London City, fly to Edinburgh  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI

$80 - $244

Train, Tube to London Gatwick, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Edinburgh (EDI) LGW - EDI

$73 - $199

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI

$62 - $165

Train, Tube, train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  4. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI

$68 - $183

Fly London Heathrow to Glasgow, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) LHR - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh

$95 - $270

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI

$109 - $284

Train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$72 - $111

Bus  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Edinburgh National Express

$123 - $154

Bus, train  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Edinburgh

$120 - $196

Drive  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Edinburgh 395.7 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Slough to Edinburgh is to train and Tube and fly which costs £45 - £130 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Slough to Edinburgh is to train and fly which costs £40 - £170 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) and arriving at Edinburgh via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 42 min.

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The distance between Slough and Edinburgh is 327 miles. The road distance is 395.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 5 h 59 min and costs £50 - £85.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Slough to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Slough to Edinburgh bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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The best way to get from Slough to Edinburgh is to train which takes 5 h 59 min and costs £50 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £90 - £120 and takes 10 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Slough to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 326.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

What companies run services between Slough, England and Edinburgh, Scotland?

LNER operates a train from Slough to Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Slough to Edinburgh once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $150 and the journey takes 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $9
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $8
Train from Slough to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $18
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Sheffield to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Single
$100 - $170
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
Bus operators
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 London T2,3 to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com

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