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There are 6 ways to get from Hammersmith to Reading by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$22 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Hammersmith Broadway to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street 702

$14

4 alternative options

Line 702 bus, train  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the line 702 bus from Hammersmith Broadway to Slough Bus Station 702
  2. Take the train from Slough to Reading

$22 - $30

Line 391 bus, train  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the line 391 bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Richmond Station 391 / ...
  2. Take the train from Richmond (London) to Reading

$16 - $23

Taxi  •  41m

  1. Take a taxi from Hammersmith to Reading 37 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  41m

  1. Drive from Hammersmith to Reading 37 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Hammersmith to Reading is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Hammersmith to Reading is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 41m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hammersmith Broadway and arriving at Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 42m.

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The distance between Hammersmith and Reading is 32 miles. The road distance is 37 miles.

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The best way to get from Hammersmith to Reading without a car is to train which takes 1h 12m and costs £16 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1h 12m to get from Hammersmith to Reading, including transfers.

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Hammersmith to Reading bus services, operated by Green Line, depart from Hammersmith Broadway station.

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The best way to get from Hammersmith to Reading is to train which takes 1h 12m and costs £16 - £30. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 and takes 1h 42m.

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Hammersmith to Reading bus services, operated by Green Line, arrive at Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hammersmith to Reading is 37 miles. It takes approximately 41m to drive from Hammersmith to Reading.

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  • Distance: 32.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 12m

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Hammersmith to Reading every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 56m. Alternatively, Green Line operates a bus from Hammersmith to Reading 4 times a day. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 1h 42m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Train from Slough to Reading
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Bus operators
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Hammersmith Broadway to Slough Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Hammersmith Broadway to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
London Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Hammersmith to Reading
Ave. Duration
41m
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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