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

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central

$45 - $77

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Bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade National Express / ...

$14 - $20

2 alternative options

Line 7 bus, bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange 203

$17 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Southampton 64 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Slough to Southampton is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Slough to Southampton is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Slough and Southampton is 55 miles. The road distance is 64 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Slough to Southampton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Southampton station. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) and arriving at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade via London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Slough to Southampton. However, there are services departing from Slough and arriving at Southampton Central via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Slough to Southampton hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Slough to Southampton hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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 Terminal 5 to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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