There are 4 ways to get from Aylesbury to Reading by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Aylesbury to London Marylebone
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$44 - $72

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Bus, line 800 bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 300 / ...
  2. Take the line 800 bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) 800 / ...

$6 - $9

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Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aylesbury to Reading 33.4 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Aylesbury to Reading 33.4 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Aylesbury to Reading is to bus and line 800 bus which costs £4 - £8 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aylesbury to Reading is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aylesbury station to Reading. However, there are services departing from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) and arriving at Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) via High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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The distance between Aylesbury and Reading is 26 miles. The road distance is 33.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Aylesbury to Reading without a car is to train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Aylesbury to Reading, including transfers.

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Aylesbury to Reading bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7).

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The best way to get from Aylesbury to Reading is to train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs £30 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus and line 800 bus, which costs £4 - £8 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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Aylesbury to Reading bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aylesbury to Reading is 33 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Aylesbury to Reading.

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Map of how to get from Aylesbury to Reading.
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  • Distance: 25.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

What companies run services between Aylesbury, England and Reading, England?

You can take a train from Aylesbury to Reading via London Marylebone, Baker Street Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 1 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aylesbury to Reading via High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) in around 2 h 14 min.

Train operators
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Aylesbury to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Redline
Website
redlinebuses.com
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 1) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Website
redlinebuses.com
Vale Travel
Phone
01296 484 348
Email
info@valetravel.net
Website
valetravel.net
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
valetravel.net
Other operators
Taxi from Aylesbury to Reading
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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