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There are 3 ways to get from Slough to Wales by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 28m

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

$64 - $127

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Line 7 bus, bus  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre to Heathrow Central Bus Station 7
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens National Express / ...

$48 - $59

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 9m

  1. Drive from Slough to Cardiff 129.6 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Slough to Wales is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Slough to Wales is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Wales station. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre and arriving at Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Slough to Wales. However, there are services departing from Slough and arriving at Cardiff Central via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 28m.

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The distance between Slough and Wales is 145 miles. The road distance is 129.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to Wales without a car is to train which takes 2h 28m and costs £45 - £100.

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It takes approximately 2h 28m to get from Slough to Wales, including transfers.

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Slough to Wales bus services, operated by First, depart from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre station.

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

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The best way to get from Slough to Wales is to train which takes 2h 28m and costs £45 - £100. Alternatively, you can line 7 bus and bus, which costs £35 - £45 and takes 4h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Slough to Wales.
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  • Distance: 145.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 28m

What companies run services between Slough, England and Wales?

You can take a train from Slough to Cardiff via Reading in around 2h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Slough to Cardiff via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 4h 50m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Reading
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 15 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 Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
National Express

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Slough to Wales bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens.

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Slough to Wales train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Slough to Wales is 130 miles. It takes approximately 2h 9m to drive from Slough to Wales.

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