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

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Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Guildford

$24 - $67

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Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Woking 925
  3. Take the bus from Woking Railway Station to Friary Bus Station 33

$13 - $18

4 alternative options

Line 8 bus, bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (High Street) to Staines Bridge 8
  2. Take the bus from Staines Bridge to Woking Railway Station 446 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Woking Railway Station to Guildford, Library (Ward Street) 134 / ...

$13 - $14

Line 703 bus, line 194 bus, train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 703 bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (High Street) to Bracknell Bus Station 702 / ...
  2. Take the line 194 bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Camberley, Pembroke Broadway (Camberley Station) 194
  3. Take the train from Camberley to Guildford

$21 - $26

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Slough to Guildford 28.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Guildford 28.2 miles

$6 - $9

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Guildford station. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) and arriving at Friary Bus Station via Heathrow Airport London T5 and Woking Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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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 18 min.

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The distance between Slough and Guildford is 19 miles. The road distance is 28.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to Guildford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £17 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Slough to Guildford, including transfers.

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Slough to Guildford bus services, operated by First, depart from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) station.

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

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The best way to get from Slough to Guildford is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £17 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £14 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Slough to Guildford.
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  • Distance: 19.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

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 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Slough to Guildford via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Heathrow Airport London T5, Woking, and Woking Railway Station in around 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Reading
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
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
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
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
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (High Street) to Staines Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (High Street) to Bracknell Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
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 T5 to Woking
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 15 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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
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 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woking Railway Station to Guildford, Library (Ward Street)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
whitebus.co.uk
Bus from Woking Railway Station to Guildford, Library (Ward Street)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
whitebus.co.uk
Falcon Coaches
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Bus from Staines Bridge to Woking Railway Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Website
falconcoachhire.com
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
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
carlonelimited.co.uk
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Camberley, Pembroke Broadway (Camberley Station)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
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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Slough to Guildford bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Friary Bus Station.

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Slough to Guildford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Guildford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Slough to Guildford is 28 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Slough to Guildford.

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