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There are 2 ways to get from Harlow to Reading by train or car

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Train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$43 - $60

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Harlow to Reading 70.7 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Harlow to Reading is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harlow to Reading is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Harlow and Reading is 52 miles. The road distance is 70.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Harlow to Reading without a car is to train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Harlow to Reading, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harlow to Reading is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Harlow to Reading.

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There are 531+ hotels available in Reading. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Harlow to Reading.
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  • Distance: 51.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

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

You can take a train from Harlow to Reading via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Lancaster Gate station, and London Paddington in around 1 h 53 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$22
First
$36
Business
$32
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35

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