There are 5 ways to get from Slough to Luton 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 27 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton

$20 - $43

Cheapest option

Line 3 bus, line 724 bus, bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Slough Bus Station to Uxbridge Station 3
  2. Take the line 724 bus from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) to Garston, Bus Garage 724
  3. Take the bus from Garston Drive to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)

$17 - $22

3 alternative options

Line 7 bus, bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) to Heathrow Central Bus Station 7
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Luton National Express / ...

$17 - $22

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Slough to Luton 34.9 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Luton 34.9 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Slough to Luton is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 39 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Slough to Luton is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 39 min.

More details

The distance between Slough and Luton is 27 miles. The road distance is 34.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Slough to Luton, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Luton. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) and arriving at Luton via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

More details

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

You can take a train from Slough to Luton via London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St Pancras International LL in around 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Slough to Luton via Heathrow Central Bus Station and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 2 h 38 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $18
Thameslink
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Uxbridge Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Garston Drive to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.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 London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) to Garston, Bus Garage
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Taxi from Slough to Luton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Where to next?