There are 5 ways to get from High Wycombe to Reading by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from High Wycombe to Oxford
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Reading

$37 - $84

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  46 min

  1. Take the rideshare from High Wycombe to Reading 18.8 miles

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Line 800 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 800 bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) 800 / ...

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from High Wycombe to Reading 18.9 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from High Wycombe to Reading 18.9 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from High Wycombe to Reading is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from High Wycombe to Reading is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) station and arriving at Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from High Wycombe to Reading. However, there are services departing from High Wycombe and arriving at Reading via Oxford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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The distance between High Wycombe and Reading is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.9 miles.

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The best way to get from High Wycombe to Reading without a car is to train which takes 1 h 17 min and costs £28 - £65.

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from High Wycombe to Reading, including transfers.

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High Wycombe to Reading bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre).

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High Wycombe to Reading train services, operated by Chiltern Railways, depart from High Wycombe station.

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The best way to get from High Wycombe to Reading is to train which takes 1 h 17 min and costs £28 - £65. Alternatively, you can line 800 bus, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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Map of how to get from High Wycombe to Reading.
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  • Distance: 15.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 17 min

What companies run services between High Wycombe, England and Reading, England?

You can take a train from High Wycombe to Reading via Oxford in around 1 h 17 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from High Wycombe to Reading every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from High Wycombe to Oxford
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Reading
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from High Wycombe to Reading
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from High Wycombe to Reading
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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