There are 5 ways to get from Slough to Wales by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 14 min

$70 - $127

Cheapest option

Line 702 bus, bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. 702
  2. National Express

$17 - $22

3 alternative options

Line 8 bus, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. 8
  2. M25

$31 - $53

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. 129.6 miles

$27 - $40

Fly, bus, line 4 bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. LHR - MAN

$87 - $282

What companies run services between Slough, England and Wales?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Slough to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Slough to Cardiff via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station and London Victoria Coach Station in around 5 h 2 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Phone
0118 959 4000
Email
customerservices@reading-buses.co.uk
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reading-buses.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (High Street) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Cardiff, Kingsway
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Book at
uk.megabus.com
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Buckley, Black Lion (Black Lion PH)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Slough and Wales is 233 km. The road distance is 207 km.

The cheapest way to get from Slough to Wales is to line 702 bus and bus which costs £13 - £17 and takes 5 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Slough to Wales is to drive which takes 2 h 9 min and costs £20 - £30.

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 2 h 14 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Wales. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Slough to Wales, including transfers.