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Train  •  13 min

$5 - $10

4 alternative options

Line 194 bus, train  •  58 min

  1. 194

$11 - $15

Line 194 bus, bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. 194
  2. 3B / ...

$7

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. 13 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  17 min

  1. 13 miles

$2 - $4

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Crowthorne to Reading hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Crowthorne to Reading via Bracknell Bus Station in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Crowthorne to Reading
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $10
Bus operators
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Crowthorne, High Street (Ye Old Prince - Prince Alfred - Police Station) to Bracknell Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Reading Buses
Phone
0118 959 4000
Email
customerservices@reading-buses.co.uk
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Reading Town Centre, Kings Road (Highbridge Wharf)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reading-buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Crowthorne to Reading
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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

The distance between Crowthorne and Reading is 16 km. The road distance is 21 km.

The cheapest way to get from Crowthorne to Reading is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Crowthorne to Reading is to train which takes 13 min and costs £4 - £8.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Crowthorne and arriving at Reading. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Crowthorne to Reading. However, there are services departing from Crowthorne, High Street (Ye Old Prince - Prince Alfred - Police Station) and arriving at Reading Town Centre, Kings Road (Highbridge Wharf) via Bracknell Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

The train from Crowthorne to Reading takes 13 min including transfers and departs hourly.