There are 5 ways to get from London to West Berkshire by train, bus, car or rideshare

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

Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Thatcham

$27 - $50

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Kennington to West Berkshire 57.2 miles

$4

3 alternative options

Train Great Western Railway, bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Thatcham, Harts Hill Foot (Opp Playing Fields adj 69) 1|jet black

$25 - $43

Train South Western Railway, bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Reading
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Thatcham, Broadway (adj Barclays Bank) 1|jet black

$21 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from London to West Berkshire 56 miles

$12 - $18

What companies run services between London, England and West Berkshire, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to West Berkshire every 2 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $50 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Thatcham
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
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
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Thatcham, Harts Hill Foot (Opp Playing Fields adj 69)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Thatcham, Broadway (adj Barclays Bank)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and West Berkshire is 78 km. The road distance is 90 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to West Berkshire is to rideshare which costs £3 and takes 1 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from London to West Berkshire is to train which takes 47 min and costs £20 - £40.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Paddington and arriving at Thatcham. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

The train from London Paddington to Thatcham takes 47 min including transfers and departs every two hours.