There are 5 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Reading by train, bus, taxi 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  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminal 5 to London Paddington Heathrow Express
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$49 - $76

Cheapest option

Line 9 bus, train  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Slough Bus Station 9 / ...
  2. Take the train from Slough to Reading

$14 - $24

3 alternative options

Line 350 bus, train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 350 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to West Drayton 350
  2. Take the train from West Drayton to Reading

$15 - $25

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Reading 27.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Reading 27.2 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Reading is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Reading is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 29 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Reading is 21 miles. The road distance is 27.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Reading, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Reading. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Reading via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and Reading, England?

You can take a train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Reading via London Paddington in around 53 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Train from Slough to Reading
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Train from West Drayton to Reading
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $22
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Slough Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to West Drayton
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Reading
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
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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