There are 6 ways to get from Slough to Guildford by train, bus, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 10 min

$24 - $67

Cheapest option

Line 8 bus, bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. 8
  2. 446 / ...
  3. 134 / ...

$16 - $21

4 alternative options

Line 9 bus, bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. 9 / ...
  2. 33

$16 - $21

Line 81 bus, line 281 bus, train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. 81
  2. 281

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. 28.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  30 min

  1. 28.2 miles

$6 - $9

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

You can take a train from Slough to Guildford via Reading in around 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Slough to Guildford via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Heathrow Airport London, Woking, and Woking Railway Station in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Reading
Ave. Duration
13 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
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (High Street) to Staines Bridge
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Staines Bridge to Woking Railway Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Woking Railway Station to Friary Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Woking Railway Station to Guildford, Library (Ward Street)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woking Railway Station to Friary Bus Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woking Railway Station to Guildford, Library (Ward Street)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
White Bus Services
Phone
01344 882 612
Email
office@whitebus.co.uk
Website
whitebus.co.uk
Bus from Staines Bridge to Woking Railway Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
whitebus.co.uk
Carlone Buses
Phone
07766 703 970
Email
carlone48@msn.com
Website
carlonelimited.co.uk
Bus from Staines Bridge to Woking Railway Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
carlonelimited.co.uk
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Hounslow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hounslow Bus Station to Surbiton StationClaremont Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Slough to Guildford
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Slough and Guildford is 31 km. The road distance is 45 km.

The cheapest way to get from Slough to Guildford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Slough to Guildford is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £100 - £120.

No, there is no direct train from Slough to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Slough and arriving at Guildford via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) and arriving at Friary Bus Station via Heathrow Airport London and Woking Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Slough to Guildford, including transfers.