There are 4 ways to get from Liverpool Street to Reading by subway, 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

Tube, train  •  57 min

  1. Central

$22 - $39

Cheapest option

Line 26 bus, train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. 26

$19 - $28

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. 44.6 miles

$210 - $250

Drive  •  59 min

  1. 44.6 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Liverpool Street, England and Reading, England?

There is no direct connection from Liverpool Street to Reading. However, you can take the Tube to Lancaster Gate Underground Station, take the walk to London Paddington, then take the train to Reading. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Liverpool Street to Reading via Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd and London Waterloo in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Liverpool Street to Reading
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$210 - $250
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Liverpool Street and Reading is 62 km. The road distance is 71 km.

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Street to Reading is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Liverpool Street to Reading is to Tube and train which takes 57 min and costs £16 - £30.

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