There are 5 ways to get from Slough to Kensington (Olympia) by bus, train, subway, night bus, taxi or car

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Line 702 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 702 bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street to Kensington 702

£6 - £9

Cheapest option

Line 81 bus, night bus  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Slough Bus Station to Harlington Corner 81
  2. Take the night bus from Harlington Corner to Kensington N9

£4

3 alternative options

Train, subway  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Ealing Broadway
  2. Take the subway from Ealing Broadway station to Shepherd's Bush Central

£7 - £18

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Slough to Kensington (Olympia) 18.3 miles

£45 - £55

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Kensington (Olympia) 18.3 miles

£3 - £5

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The cheapest way to get from Slough to Kensington (Olympia) is to line 81 bus and night bus which costs £4 and takes 2h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Slough to Kensington (Olympia) is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street and arriving at Kensington. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Slough to Kensington (Olympia). However, there are services departing from Slough and arriving at Shepherd's Bush via Ealing Broadway station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Slough and Kensington (Olympia) is 17 miles. The road distance is 18.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to Kensington (Olympia) without a car is to line 702 bus which takes 47 min and costs £6 - £9.

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The line 702 bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street to Kensington takes 43 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Slough to Kensington (Olympia) bus services, operated by Green Line, depart from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street station.

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Slough to Kensington (Olympia) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Slough station.

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  • Distance: 16.7 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Slough, England and Kensington (Olympia), England?

Green Line operates a bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street to Kensington hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Ealing Broadway
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £15
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£6 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£11 - £15
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Slough to Ealing Broadway
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
TfL Rail
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Ealing Broadway station to Shepherd's Bush
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street to Kensington
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Green Line
Metroline Travel
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl.gov.uk
Website
metroline.co.uk
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Harlington Corner
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Metroline Travel
Oyster Card
£2
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Harlington Corner to Kensington
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Slough to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
£45 - £55
Minicabs Slough & Windsor
Phone
+44 1753 474 718
Cab Co Slough
Phone
+44 1753 691 212
Website
cabcoslough.co.uk
511 Viking Cars
Phone
+44 1753 511 511
Website
511viking.co.uk

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Slough to Kensington (Olympia) bus services, operated by Green Line, arrive at Kensington station.

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Slough to Kensington (Olympia) train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Shepherd's Bush station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Slough to Kensington (Olympia) is 18 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Slough to Kensington (Olympia).

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There are 6957+ hotels available in Kensington (Olympia). Prices start at £75 per night.

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