There are 6 ways to get from Slough to Exeter by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Exeter St Davids

$89 - $167

Cheapest option

Line 8 bus, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (High Street) to Staines Bridge 8
  2. Take the train from Woking to Exeter Central

$53 - $79

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 22 min

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

$58 - $74

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Exeter 157.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from London Heathrow  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Exeter (EXT) LHR - EXT

$201 - $446

Train, Tube to London City, fly  •  4 h 14 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 Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT

$75 - $291

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Exeter. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) and arriving at Exeter via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Slough to Exeter. However, there are services departing from Slough and arriving at Exeter St Davids via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

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The distance between Slough and Exeter is 139 miles. The road distance is 157.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to Exeter without a car is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Slough to Exeter, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Slough to Exeter is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 22 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 5 h 18 min.

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There is no direct flight from London Heathrow Airport to Exeter Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Slough to Exeter.
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  • Distance: 139.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Slough to Exeter hourly. Tickets cost $80 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Slough to Exeter every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Edinburgh, Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
Train from Slough to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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
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 Exeter
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Slough to Exeter train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Exeter St Davids station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Slough to Exeter is 158 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to drive from Slough to Exeter.

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Air France, Aer Lingus, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Exeter Airport.

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