There are 6 ways to get from Reading to Harrow on the Hill by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Map of how to get from Reading to Harrow on the Hill.
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  • Distance: 28.7 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Reading, England and Harrow on the Hill, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Harrow on the Hill every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $20 - $40 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Harrow on the Hill via Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 1 h 51 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Avg. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Avg. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Uxbridge Underground Station to Harrow-on-the-Hill Underground Station
Avg. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
RailAir
Website
railair.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures
Avg. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harrow, St Georges Centre
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Avg. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Avg. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Carousel Buses
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Uxbridge, Belmont Road
Avg. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Carousel Buses
Other operators
Taxi
Avg. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Reading to Harrow on the Hill?

The distance between Reading and Harrow on the Hill is 46 km. The road distance is 57 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Reading to Harrow on the Hill?

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Harrow on the Hill is to drive which costs £7 and takes 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Reading to Harrow on the Hill?

The quickest way to get from Reading to Harrow on the Hill is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs £150.

Is there a direct bus between Reading and Harrow on the Hill?

No, there is no direct bus from Reading to Harrow on the Hill. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) and arriving at Harrow, St Georges Centre via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

How long does it take to get from Reading to Harrow on the Hill?

It takes approximately 55 min to get from Reading to Harrow on the Hill, including transfers.