There are 5 ways to get from Basingstoke to Bracknell by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Bracknell

$14 - $53

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Rideshare  •  44 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Basingstoke to Bracknell 25.6 miles

$8

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Reading
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (Merchants Place) to Bracknell Bus Station X4|lion / ...

$14 - $48

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basingstoke to Bracknell 25.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Basingstoke to Bracknell 25.9 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Basingstoke to Bracknell is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basingstoke to Bracknell is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basingstoke to Bracknell. However, there are services departing from Basingstoke and arriving at Bracknell via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Basingstoke and Bracknell is 18 miles. The road distance is 25.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Basingstoke to Bracknell without a car is to train which takes 50 min and costs £10 - £40.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Basingstoke to Bracknell, including transfers.

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Basingstoke to Bracknell train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Basingstoke station.

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Basingstoke to Bracknell train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Bracknell station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basingstoke to Bracknell is 26 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Basingstoke to Bracknell.

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There are 765+ hotels available in Bracknell. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Basingstoke and Bracknell. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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  • Distance: 18 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Basingstoke, England and Bracknell, England?

You can take a train from Basingstoke to Bracknell via Reading in around 50 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Basingstoke to Reading
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $16
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (Merchants Place) to Bracknell Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Basingstoke to Bracknell
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Basingstoke to Bracknell
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com
Wintax Cars
Phone
+44 1962 878727
Website
wintaxcars.com

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