There are 5 ways to get from New Barnet to Reading by train, bus 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.

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Train Great Western Railway  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$30 - $52

Cheapest option

Line 326 bus, line 112 bus, train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 326 bus from New Barnet Sainsbury's to Brent Cross Shopping Centre 326
  2. Take the line 112 bus from Brent Cross Shopping Centre to Ealing Broadway Station Haven Green 112
  3. Take the train from Ealing Broadway to Reading

$19 - $33

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Barnet, High Barnet to Euston Bus Station N20
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$27 - $44

Train South Western Railway  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Richmond NLL
  2. Take the train from Richmond (London) to Reading

$23 - $39

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from New Barnet to Reading 56.5 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from New Barnet to Reading. However, there are services departing from New Barnet and arriving at Reading via Highbury & Islington and Richmond (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between New Barnet and Reading is 37 miles. The road distance is 56.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New Barnet to Reading without a car is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from New Barnet to Reading, including transfers.

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New Barnet to Reading train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Highbury & Islington station.

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New Barnet to Reading train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Reading station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Barnet to Reading is 56 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from New Barnet 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 New Barnet to Reading.
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  • Distance: 37.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

What companies run services between New Barnet, England and Reading, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from New Barnet 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
Train from Ealing Broadway to Reading
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Highbury & Islington to Richmond NLL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $6
Cash
$7 - $10
Oyster Card
$5 - $8
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Barnet Sainsbury's to Brent Cross Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Brent Cross Shopping Centre to Ealing Broadway Station Haven Green
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barnet, High Barnet to Euston Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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