There are 5 ways to get from Slough to Essex by train, 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, Tube  •  2 h 20 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. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to White Notley

$32 - $49

Cheapest option

Tube, train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the Tube from Ealing Broadway Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Central
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to White Notley

$29 - $44

3 alternative options

Line 702 bus, train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 702 bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (Herschel Street) to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place 702
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to White Notley

$29 - $39

Line 7 bus, bus, line 133 bus  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) to Heathrow Central Bus Station 7
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London 727
  3. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133

$31 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Essex 81.9 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Slough to Essex is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Slough to Essex is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Essex. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) and arriving at Black Notley, Brain Valley Avenue via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Stansted Airport, Coach Station and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 18 min.

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The distance between Slough and Essex is 56 miles. The road distance is 81.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to Essex without a car is to train and Tube which takes 2 h 20 min and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to get from Slough to Essex, including transfers.

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Slough to Essex bus services, operated by First, depart from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) station.

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Slough to Essex bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) station.

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Map of how to get from Slough to Essex.
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  • Distance: 55.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Slough to Essex via Heathrow Central Bus Station, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Stansted Airport London, Stansted Airport, Coach Station, and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) in around 4 h 18 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
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 Ealing Broadway Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to White Notley
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to White Notley
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (Herschel Street) to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
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 London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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