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

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Train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central

$44 - $77

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Bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade National Express / ...

$12 - $26

2 alternative options

Line 8 bus, bus, train  •  3 h 40 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 Southampton Central

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 bus which costs £9 - £21 and takes 3 h 14 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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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Southampton station. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place and arriving at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade via Heathrow Airport London T5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 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 53 min.

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

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The best way to get from Slough to Southampton without a car is to train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £30 - £60.

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Slough to Southampton, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Slough to Southampton is to train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £30 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £21 and takes 3 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Slough to Southampton.
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  • Distance: 54.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

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

You can take a train from Slough to Southampton via Reading in around 1 h 53 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
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
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 Heathrow Airport London T5 to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
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

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Slough to Southampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Slough to Southampton train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Southampton Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Slough to Southampton is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from Slough to Southampton.

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