There are 6 ways to get from Maple Cross to Reading by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 724 bus, line 222 bus, train  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Maple Cross, The Cross to Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) 724
  2. Take the line 222 bus from Uxbridge Station to West Drayton 222 / ...
  3. Take the train from West Drayton to Reading

$19 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus, line 800 bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Rickmansworth Railway Station to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 103|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 / ...

$16 - $23

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Rickmansworth to London Marylebone
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$34 - $61

Line 724 bus, bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Maple Cross, The Cross to Heathrow Central Bus Station 724
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Three Mile Cross, Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride 200 / ...

$18 - $21

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maple Cross to Reading 36.5 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Maple Cross to Reading 36.5 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Maple Cross to Reading. However, there are services departing from Maple Cross, The Cross and arriving at Reading Town Centre, St Marys Butts (adj Savers) via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Three Mile Cross, Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Maple Cross and Reading is 23 miles. The road distance is 36.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Maple Cross to Reading without a car is to line 724 bus and line 222 bus and train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Maple Cross to Reading, including transfers.

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Maple Cross to Reading bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), depart from Maple Cross, The Cross station.

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The best way to get from Maple Cross to Reading is to train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 724 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Maple Cross to Reading bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Three Mile Cross, Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maple Cross to Reading is 37 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Maple Cross to Reading.

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

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Map of how to get from Maple Cross to Reading.
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  • Distance: 23.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between Maple Cross, England and Reading, England?

You can take a train from Maple Cross to Reading via Rickmansworth, High Street, Rickmansworth, London Marylebone, Baker Street Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 2 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maple Cross to Reading via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Three Mile Cross, Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride in around 2 h 18 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
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
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Rickmansworth to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Maple Cross, The Cross to Uxbridge, York Road (UB8)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Maple Cross, The Cross to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Uxbridge Station to West Drayton
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Three Mile Cross, Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from Rickmansworth Railway Station to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
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 Maple Cross to Reading
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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