There are 4 ways to get from Newbury to Reading by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Newbury to Reading

$9 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Newbury, Bus Station to Reading Town Centre, Station Road (adj Nationwide) 1|jet black

$5 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newbury to Reading 21 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Newbury to Reading 21 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Newbury to Reading is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newbury to Reading is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between Newbury and Reading is 16 miles. The road distance is 21 miles.

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The train from Newbury to Reading takes 31 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newbury, Bus Station station and arriving at Reading Town Centre, Station Road (adj Nationwide) station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newbury and arriving at Reading. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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What companies run services between Newbury, West Berkshire, England and Reading, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Newbury to Reading every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $17 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Newbury to Reading every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newbury to Reading
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Newbury, Bus Station to Reading Town Centre, Station Road (adj Nationwide)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Newbury to Reading
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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