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

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Newbury

$18 - $35

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Bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (High Street) to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp The Blagrave Arms) 702
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Newbury, Bus Station 1|jet black

$17

4 alternative options

Train via Reading  •  1 h 10 min

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

$18 - $34

Train, bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Reading
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Newbury, Park Way Top (adj LA Fitness) 1|jet black

$17 - $25

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Slough to Newbury 40.1 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Newbury 40.1 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Slough to Newbury is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Slough to Newbury is to taxi which costs £140 - £170 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Newbury station. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (High Street) and arriving at Newbury, Bus Station via Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Slough and arriving at Newbury. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Slough and Newbury is 32 miles. The road distance is 40.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to Newbury without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs £14 - £26.

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The train from Slough to Newbury takes 52 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Slough to Newbury bus services, operated by Reading Buses, depart from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (High Street) station.

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

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The best way to get from Slough to Newbury is to train which takes 52 min and costs £14 - £26. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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Slough to Newbury bus services, operated by Reading Buses, arrive at Newbury, Bus Station.

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

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Map of how to get from Slough to Newbury.
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  • Distance: 32.5 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Slough, England and Newbury, West Berkshire, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Slough to Newbury 5 times a week. Tickets cost $18 - $35 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Slough to Newbury via Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp The Blagrave Arms) and Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) in around 2 h 34 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Newbury
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
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 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Train from Reading to Newbury
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Newbury, Park Way Top (adj LA Fitness)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (High Street) to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp The Blagrave Arms)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Newbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Slough to Newbury
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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