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There are 5 ways to get from Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the train from Staines to London Waterloo

£12 - £22

Cheapest option

Line 203 bus, subway  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the line 203 bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Hounslow West 203
  2. Take the subway from Hounslow West station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Piccadilly

£6 - £8

3 alternative options

Train, line 205 bus  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminal 5 to London Paddington
  2. Take the line 205 bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to Angel, Central Street 205 / ...

£8 - £40

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station 26 miles

£60 - £80

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station 26 miles

£3 - £6

Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Staines-upon-Thames and City Road Station is around 1h 5m and covers a distance of around 24 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 53 min. Operated by South Western Railway and London Underground (Tube), the Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station service departs from Staines and arrives in City Road Station. Typically 833 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 5m
Fastest journey time:
53 min
Services per week:
833
Cheapest price:
£12
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:06
Last service departs at:
23:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Friday, June 25, 2021

Staines-upon-Thames → City Road Station
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The cheapest way to get from Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 39 min.

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The fastest way to get from Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £60 - £80 and takes 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station station. However, there are services departing from Staines and arriving at Angel station via Waterloo station and London Bridge station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between Staines-upon-Thames and City Road Station is 19 miles. The road distance is 26 miles.

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The best way to get from Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station without a car is to train which takes 1h 13m and costs £12 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station, including transfers.

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Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Staines station.

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Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at London Waterloo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station is 26 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station.

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There are 3854+ hotels available in City Road Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station.
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  • Distance: 19 miles
  • Duration: 1h 13m

What companies run services between Staines-upon-Thames, England and City Road Station, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Staines to London Waterloo every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £9 - £18 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Heathrow Terminal 5 to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£4 - £7
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£7 - £12
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Heathrow Terminal 5 to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £16
Off-Peak Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£10 - £15
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Hounslow West station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to Angel, Central Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Hounslow West
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Staines-upon-Thames to City Road Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
£60 - £80
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Majestic Cars UK Limited
Phone
+44 207 1276 550
Website
majestictaxis.com
Hounslow Minicab
Phone
+44 208 577 1111
Website
hounslowminicab.co.uk
Heathrow Taxis
Phone
+44 20 3475 8961
Website
taxi-from-heathrow-airport.co.uk
Airport Taxis & Transfers
Phone
+44 7808 789 089
Feltham Taxi Minicab
Phone
+44 20 3000 7606
Website
felthamtaximinicab.co.uk
Feltham Station Cars
Phone
+44 20 8893 2222
Website
felthamstationcars.co.uk
Abbey Cars Group
Phone
+44 20 8890 3333
Prime Taxis Farnham
Phone
+44 1252 507777
Website
farnham-taxis.com
Minicabs Slough & Windsor
Phone
+44 1753 474 718
Cab Co Slough
Phone
+44 1753 691 212
Website
cabcoslough.co.uk
511 Viking Cars
Phone
+44 1753 511 511
Hounslow Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3 7406490
Website
hounslowairporttransfers.co.uk

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