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Slough to Leeds by train

It takes an average of 6h 54m to travel from Slough to Leeds by train, over a distance of around 163 miles (262 km). There are normally 8 trains per day travelling from Slough to Leeds and tickets for this journey start from £43.20 when you book in advance.

First train

04:22

Last train

21:22

Departure station

Slough

Arrival station

Leeds

Journey time

From 3h 29m

Distance

163 miles (262 km)

Frequency

8 trains per day

Changes

1 change

Price

From £43.20

Train operators

CrossCountry, Great Western Railway, TransPennine Express, East Midlands Railway, Thameslink, London North Eastern Railway, Grand Central Railway

Travel from Slough to Leeds by train in 3 hours 29 minutes

If you want to know more about the journey from Slough to Leeds by train, look no further!

The average journey time from Slough to Leeds by train is 6 hours 54 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 3 hours 29 minutes. You'll usually find 8 trains per day travelling the 163 miles (262 km) between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change along the way to Leeds. You'll be travelling with London North Eastern Railway, Great Western Railway or East Midlands Railway on your way to Leeds, as these are the main rail operators on this route.

Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Slough to Leeds start from £43.20 when you book in advance, so use our Journey Planner to view the latest prices. Travelling Off-Peak or using a Railcard are also great ways to save.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Leeds, including FAQs, and tips on booking cheap train tickets. Check the timetable above for live train times or if you're ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Slough to Leeds? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Slough to Leeds take?

The average journey time by train between Slough and Leeds is 6 hours and 54 minutes, with around 8 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Slough and Leeds by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Slough to Leeds is 3 hours and 29 minutes.

How much does the train from Slough to Leeds cost?

Train ticket prices from Slough to Leeds can start from as little as £43.20 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Slough to Leeds?

No, there are no direct train services from Slough to Leeds. Travelling from Slough to Leeds by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Slough to Leeds leave?

The first train from Slough to Leeds leaves at 04:22. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Slough to Leeds leave?

The last train from Slough to Leeds leaves at 21:22. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Slough and Leeds by train?

Trains travelling from Slough to Leeds cover a distance of around 163 miles (262 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Leeds to Slough.

Cheap train tickets from Slough to Leeds

Train tickets from Slough to Leeds start at £43.20 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

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Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Slough to Leeds is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.
† Average savings on advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

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