There are 11 ways to get from Slough to York 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 LNER  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York

$44 - $176

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express / ...

$33 - $68

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Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to York

$100 - $157

Line 3 bus, line 724 bus, bus, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Slough Bus Station to Uxbridge Station 3
  2. Take the line 724 bus from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) to Garston, Bus Garage 724
  3. Take the bus from Garston Drive to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
  4. Take the train from Luton to York

$100 - $138

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Slough to York 210.8 miles

$45 - $70

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Hayes & Harlington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to York

$78 - $247

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$102 - $307

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to York

$94 - $372

Train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to York

$136 - $357

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$115 - $257

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$126 - $403

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Slough to York is to bus which costs £25 - £55 and takes 7 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Slough to York is to train which costs £30 - £140 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to York. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) and arriving at York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) via London Victoria Coach Station and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Slough to York. However, there are services departing from Slough and arriving at York via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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The distance between Slough and York is 171 miles. The road distance is 210.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to York without a car is to train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs £30 - £140.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Slough to York, including transfers.

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Slough to York bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Map of how to get from Slough to York.
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  • Distance: 171.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

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

LNER operates a train from Slough to York hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Grand Central also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Slough to York hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Megabus UK also services this route once daily.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Grand Central
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to York
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $140
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to York
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$80 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $120
Anytime Single
$120 - $170
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $9
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $8
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) to Garston, Bus Garage
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Garston Drive to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.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 London Victoria Coach Station to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK

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