There are 5 ways to get from Chingford to Reading by train, bus, subway or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Chingford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$23 - $45

Cheapest option

Train, line 26 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Chingford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd 26
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Reading

$21 - $33

3 alternative options

Line 313 bus, bus, train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 313 bus from Chingford, Station Road The Green to Enfield Town Cecil Road 313
  2. Take the bus from Enfield Town Genotin Road to Warren Street Stn Euston Rd N29
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$23 - $40

Tube, train  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the Tube from South Woodford Underground Station to Ealing Broadway Underground Station Central
  2. Take the train from Ealing Broadway to Reading

$23 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Chingford to Reading 53.2 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Chingford to Reading is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chingford to Reading is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Chingford and Reading is 44 miles. The road distance is 53.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Chingford to Reading, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Reading is London Heathrow (LHR) Airport which is 22.4 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Luton (LTN) (39.1 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (40.9 miles), London City (LCY) (44.3 miles) and London Stansted (STN) (61.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from Chingford to Reading.
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  • Distance: 43.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from Chingford to Reading via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Chingford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$4 - $6
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Ealing Broadway to Reading
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $29
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from South Woodford Underground Station to Ealing Broadway Underground Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Chingford, Station Road The Green to Enfield Town Cecil Road
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Enfield Town Genotin Road to Warren Street Stn Euston Rd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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