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There are 5 ways to get from Slough to Essex by train, subway, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the train from Slough to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to White Notley

$32 - $49

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Line 81 bus, train  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre to Hounslow West 81
  2. Take the train from Gunnersbury to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to White Notley

$24 - $37

3 alternative options

Train, subway  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the train from Slough to Ealing Broadway
  2. Take the subway from Ealing Broadway station to Stratford station
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to White Notley

$29 - $44

Line 7 bus, bus  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre to Heathrow Central Bus Station 7
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Braintree National Express / ...

$34 - $42

Drive  •  1h 25m

  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 1h 25m.

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

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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 and arriving at Black Notley, Bulford Lane via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Braintree, Tesco Store and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 51m.

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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 which takes 2h 39m and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2h 39m 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 station.

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The best way to get from Slough to Essex is to train which takes 2h 39m and costs £24 - £40. Alternatively, you can line 7 bus and bus, which costs £26 - £35 and takes 4h 51m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Slough to Essex is 82 miles. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from Slough to Essex.

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  • Distance: 55.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 39m

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

You can take a train from Slough to Essex via London Paddington, Lancaster Gate station, Liverpool Street station, and London Liverpool Street in around 2h 39m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Slough to Essex via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Braintree, Tesco Store, Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street, and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park in around 4h 51m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $18
Train from Slough to Ealing Broadway
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $13
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to White Notley
Ave. Duration
52m
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
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Gunnersbury to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $6
Cash
$7 - $11
Oyster Card
$5 - $9
Bus operators
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre to Hounslow West
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Braintree
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
National Express

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