How to get from Slough to Isle of Wight

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Recommended option

Train, ferry, line 5 bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
  4. Take the line 5 bus from East Cowes, opp Well Road to Newport, Bus Station 5

$62 - $106

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry, line 5 bus  •  5 h 18 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 Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange 203
  3. Take the bus from Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange to Eastern Docks, National Oceanography Centre U1c / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
  5. Take the line 5 bus from East Cowes, opp Well Road to Newport, Bus Station 5

$28 - $49

2 alternative options

Train, line 2 bus, ferry, line 5 bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Eastleigh
  3. Take the line 2 bus from Eastleigh Station to Southampton City Centre, Bargate 2
  4. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
  5. Take the line 5 bus from East Cowes, opp Well Road to Newport, Bus Station 5

$79 - $123

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Fishbourne

$30 - $45

What companies run services between Slough, England and Isle of Wight, England?

There is no direct connection from Slough to Isle of Wight. However, you can take the train to Reading, take the train to Southampton Central, take the walk to Southampton City Centre, Central Station, take the bus to Town Quay, Red Jet Terminal, take the walk to Southampton, take the ferry to East Cowes, take the walk to East Cowes, opp Well Road, then take the line 5 bus to Newport, Bus Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Slough to Isle of Wight via Reading, Eastleigh, Eastleigh Station, Southampton City Centre, Bargate, Southampton, East Cowes, and East Cowes, opp Well Road in around 5 h 10 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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Train from Reading to Eastleigh
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators
Southern Vectis
Website
islandbuses.info
Bus from East Cowes, opp Well Road to Newport, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
islandbuses.info
Bluestar
Website
bluestarbus.co.uk
Bus from Eastleigh Station to Southampton City Centre, Bargate
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bluestarbus.co.uk
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Reading Buses
Phone
0118 959 4000
Email
customerservices@reading-buses.co.uk
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reading-buses.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Unilink
Website
unilinkbus.co.uk
Bus from Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange to Eastern Docks, National Oceanography Centre
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
unilinkbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Red Funnel
Phone
+44 2380 019192
Email
post@redfunnel.co.uk
Website
redfunnel.co.uk
Ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
redfunnel.co.uk
Wightlink
Phone
0333 999 7333
Website
wightlink.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Fishbourne
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
wightlink.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Slough and Isle of Wight is 107 km.

The cheapest way to get from Slough to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Slough to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which takes 2 h 16 min and costs £22 - £35.

It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Slough to Isle of Wight, including transfers.