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There are 3 ways to get from Arlington to Reading by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Reading

$127 - $222

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Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Barnstaple to Reading National Express

$16 - $22

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Reading 179.4 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Reading is to bus which costs £12 - £17 and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to Reading is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Arlington to Reading. However, there are services departing from Arlington Beccott, Arlington Court Turn and arriving at Reading Town Centre, St Marys Butts via Barnstaple and Three Mile Cross, Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Arlington and Reading is 133 miles. The road distance is 179.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Reading without a car is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs £95 - £170.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Arlington to Reading, including transfers.

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Arlington to Reading bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Barnstaple station.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Reading is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs £95 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £17 and takes 6 h 35 min.

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Arlington to Reading bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Reading station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to Reading is 179 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to drive from Arlington to Reading.

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  • Distance: 132.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

What companies run services between Arlington, Devon, England and Reading, England?

You can take a train from Arlington to Reading via Barnstaple and Exeter St Davids in around 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Arlington to Reading once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Exeter St Davids to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Barnstaple to Reading
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com

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