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from Birmingham to Slough

You can get from Birmingham to Slough by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Birmingham to Slough on 4 Dec we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:00Birmingham, Coach Station4h41 22:41Slough, Wellington Street
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18:00Birmingham, Coach Station4h41 22:41Slough, Wellington Street
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07:15Birmingham, Coach Station5h00 12:15Slough, Wellington Street
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08:30Birmingham New Street2h33 11:03Slough
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14:45Birmingham, Coach Station5h45 20:30Slough, Wellington Street
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Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

4 Dec
£52Avanti West Coast
£21National Express
6 Dec
£67Cross Country
£18National Express
7 Dec
£66Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
9 Dec
£67Avanti West Coast
£18National Express

Travel Information to Slough from Birmingham

distanceDistance87 miles (140 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£15 - £33
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £15 • 5 h 27 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £33 • 2 h 3 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Avanti West Coast

Travel 87 miles (140 km) by coach or train between Birmingham and Slough. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 3 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Birmingham to Slough.

Travel Tips

Travel from Birmingham to Slough
Travel to Slough easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Slough.
What are my travel options from Birmingham to Slough?

You can travel to Slough from Birmingham 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Slough?

The cheapest way from Birmingham to Slough is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £15 compared to other travel options to Slough:

A coach is about £19 less than a train, which costs on average £33 for this trip.

What is the fastest way to get to Slough from Birmingham?

The fastest way from Birmingham to Slough is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 3 min.

Other travel options between Birmingham and Slough can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 5 h 27 min   of travel time.

How far is Slough from Birmingham?

The Birmingham to Slough distance is approximately 87 miles (140 km).

How many services a day are there between Birmingham and Slough?

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Slough is:

  • 9 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Birmingham and Slough as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Birmingham and in Slough?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Birmingham to Slough:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Birmingham, Coach Station and arrive in Slough, Salt Hill Three Tuns.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Birmingham to Slough depart from Birmingham New Street to Slough.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Birmingham to Slough?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Birmingham to Slough, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can get you to Slough by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from Birmingham to Slough for £15 on Omio.
  • Avanti West Coast can get you to Slough by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Avanti West Coast from Birmingham to Slough for £33 on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly from Birmingham to Slough?

Yes, there are direct routes from Birmingham to Slough with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 9 direct trains per day to take to Slough with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Slough tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this route.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Birmingham to Slough?
Your journey from Birmingham to Slough doesn't have to end in Slough. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Reading or Luton. If you’d like to add London, Reading or Luton to your Birmingham to Slough trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Slough today!
How far in advance should I buy my Birmingham to Slough ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Birmingham to Slough, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £15 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £33 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Slough from Birmingham online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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