There are 3 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Reading by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$19 - $35

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Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to Reading 40.8 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Reading 40.8 miles

$8 - $13

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Paddington and arriving at Reading. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Reading is 35 miles. The road distance is 40.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Reading without a car is to train which takes 56 min and costs .

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The train from London Paddington to Reading takes 56 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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London Paddington Station to Reading train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from London Paddington station.

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London Paddington Station to Reading train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Reading station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Reading is 41 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from London Paddington Station to Reading.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Reading.
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  • Distance: 34.6 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Reading, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Paddington Station to Reading every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
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 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Other operators
Taxi from London Paddington Station to Reading
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
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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