There are 4 ways to get from Hillingdon to Reading by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  57 min

  1. Take the bus from Colham Green, Colham Road to West Drayton U5 / ...
  2. Take the train from West Drayton to Reading

$15 - $25

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Bus, line 800 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 102|Chiltern Hundreds / ...
  2. Take the line 800 bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) 800 / ...

$15 - $18

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hillingdon to Reading 29.7 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Hillingdon to Reading 29.7 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hillingdon to Reading. However, there are services departing from Hillingdon, Long Lane (UB10) and arriving at Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) via Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) and High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Hillingdon and Reading is 23 miles. The road distance is 29.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Hillingdon to Reading without a car is to bus and train which takes 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Hillingdon to Reading, including transfers.

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Hillingdon to Reading bus services, operated by Carousel Buses, depart from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) station.

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Hillingdon to Reading bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hillingdon to Reading is 30 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Hillingdon to Reading.

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There are 510+ hotels available in Reading. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 23 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

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

You can take a bus from Hillingdon to Reading via Uxbridge, Belmont Road, Uxbridge, York Road (UB8), and High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) in around 2 h 39 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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 - $15
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $22
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Colham Green, Colham Road to West Drayton
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Carousel Buses
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
Taxi from Hillingdon to Reading
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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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