There are 5 ways to get from London Victoria to Reading by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  58 min

  1. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station Circle
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$22 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp The Blagrave Arms) 702

$3

3 alternative options

Line 170 bus, train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 170 bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Clapham Junction Grant Road 170
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Reading

$18 - $26

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Victoria to Reading 40.7 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Reading 40.7 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Victoria to Reading is to bus which costs £2 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Victoria to Reading is to taxi which takes 49 min and costs £140 - £180.

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The distance between London Victoria and Reading is 57 km. The road distance is 65 km.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from London Victoria to Reading, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station and arriving at Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp The Blagrave Arms). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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What companies run services between London Victoria, England and Reading, England?

Reading Buses operates a bus from London Victoria to Reading every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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
Reading Buses
Phone
0118 959 4000
Email
customerservices@reading-buses.co.uk
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp The Blagrave Arms)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reading-buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Victoria to Reading
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$190 - $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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