Slough travel guide

Slough Tourism | Slough Guide

You're Going to Love Slough

With a population of 134,072, Slough is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 5 days in order to fully appreciate everything Slough has to offer.

Where to Eat in Slough

If you’re looking for affordable options, The Crown Inn (Crown Lane) and Nashtaa cafe (21 London Rd) are great picks.

When to visit Slough

Slough in April
Estimated hotel price
$98
1 night at 3-star hotel
Slough in April
Estimated hotel price
$98
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Slough in July, when the average temperature is 66.2 °F, and the highest can go up to 75.2 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 35.6 °F, with an average temperature of 41 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in August, when precipitation is around 2.6″. In contrast, March is usually the driest month of the year in Slough, with an average rainfall of 1.5″.

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How to Get to Slough

Plane

When flying to Slough, you’ll arrive at London Heathrow Airport (LHR), which is located 7 miles from the city center. The shortest flight to Slough from the United States departs from Boston and takes around 10h 15m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Slough, followed by Eurostar. The train journey from Slough to Birmingham takes 1h 28m and costs around $34 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Coventry, expect to pay about $35 for a 1h 50m trip. Located 2.0 miles from the city center, Slough Datchet is the busiest station in Slough. Another popular train station is Slough, located 0.3 miles from the center.

Car

Another option to get to Slough is to pick up a car rental from London, which is about 20 miles from Slough. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Europcar, among others, in London.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Slough, including National Express, Megabus and FlixBus. From Birmingham, the bus ride to Slough takes 135 miles and will cost you around $7. From Nottingham, the ticket costs about $6 for a journey of 140 miles. The most popular bus station is Slough Langley, Slough, located 2 miles from downtown Slough. Slough Heathrow Windsor Marriott is also a commonly used station, and is 2 miles from the city center.

Plane

When flying to Slough, you’ll arrive at London Heathrow Airport (LHR), which is located 7 miles from the city center. The shortest flight to Slough from the United States departs from Boston and takes around 10h 15m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Slough, followed by Eurostar. The train journey from Slough to Birmingham takes 1h 28m and costs around $34 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Coventry, expect to pay about $35 for a 1h 50m trip. Located 2.0 miles from the city center, Slough Datchet is the busiest station in Slough. Another popular train station is Slough, located 0.3 miles from the center.

Car

Another option to get to Slough is to pick up a car rental from London, which is about 20 miles from Slough. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Europcar, among others, in London.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Slough, including National Express, Megabus and FlixBus. From Birmingham, the bus ride to Slough takes 135 miles and will cost you around $7. From Nottingham, the ticket costs about $6 for a journey of 140 miles. The most popular bus station is Slough Langley, Slough, located 2 miles from downtown Slough. Slough Heathrow Windsor Marriott is also a commonly used station, and is 2 miles from the city center.

Airlines serving Slough

Lufthansa
Good (4,427 reviews)
KLM
Good (806 reviews)
SWISS
Good (910 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,190 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,599 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,237 reviews)
Air France
Good (961 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,519 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (474 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,828 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,099 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,458 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,336 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (792 reviews)
Finnair
Good (896 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,098 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (869 reviews)
LOT
Good (671 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,180 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Slough

Most booked hotels in Slough

Premier Inn Heathrow Airport Terminal 4
3 stars
Excellent (8.8, 163 reviews)
$81+
Sofitel London Heathrow
5 stars
Excellent (8.3, 13108 reviews)
$195+
Leonardo London Heathrow Airport
4 stars
Excellent (8.2, 12152 reviews)
$93+
Delta Hotels by Marriott Heathrow Windsor
4 stars
Excellent (8.2, 356 reviews)
$105+
Holiday Inn Slough - Windsor
4 stars
Excellent (8.1, 3670 reviews)
$95+
Travelodge Slough
3 stars
Good (7.7, 19 reviews)
$51+

Renting a car in Slough

Renting a car in Slough costs $173 per day, on average, or $865 if you want to rent if for 5 days.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 32% more expensive than at London All airports.

Expect to pay $6.81 per gallon in Slough (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $81.76 and $109.02. Intermediate (Skoda Octavia Combi or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Slough, while also 58% cheaper than other types, on average.

Renting a car in Slough costs $173 per day, on average, or $865 if you want to rent if for 5 days.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 32% more expensive than at London All airports.

Expect to pay $6.81 per gallon in Slough (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $81.76 and $109.02. Intermediate (Skoda Octavia Combi or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Slough, while also 58% cheaper than other types, on average.