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There are 4 ways to get from Slough to Portsmouth by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Reading
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Portsmouth & Southsea

$34 - $88

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Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard National Express / ...

$13 - $28

2 alternative options

Line 8 bus, bus, train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Slough Bus Station to Elmsleigh Bus Station 8
  2. Take the bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Woking station 446 / ...
  3. Take the train from Woking to Portsmouth & Southsea

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Portsmouth 72.1 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Slough to Portsmouth is to bus which costs £9 - £22 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Slough to Portsmouth is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Portsmouth. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place and arriving at PORTSMOUTH, The Hard via Heathrow Airport London T5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Slough to Portsmouth. However, there are services departing from Slough and arriving at Portsmouth & Southsea via Reading and Basingstoke. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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The distance between Slough and Portsmouth is 54 miles. The road distance is 72.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to Portsmouth without a car is to train which takes 2 h 49 min and costs £26 - £70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Slough to Portsmouth, including transfers.

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Slough to Portsmouth bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T5 station.

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

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The best way to get from Slough to Portsmouth is to train which takes 2 h 49 min and costs £26 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £22 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Slough to Portsmouth.
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  • Distance: 53.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Slough to Portsmouth via Reading and Basingstoke in around 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Slough to Portsmouth every 2 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Reading
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Basingstoke to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Woking to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
White Bus Services
Phone
01344 882 612
Email
office@whitebus.co.uk
Website
whitebus.co.uk
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Woking station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
whitebus.co.uk
Falcon Coaches
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Woking station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Carlone Buses
Phone
07766 703 970
Email
carlone48@msn.com
Website
carlonelimited.co.uk
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Woking station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
carlonelimited.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 PORTSMOUTH, The Hard
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
National Express

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Slough to Portsmouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at PORTSMOUTH, The Hard station.

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Slough to Portsmouth train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Portsmouth & Southsea station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Slough to Portsmouth is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from Slough to Portsmouth.

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