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

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Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Newbury to Reading

$9 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Newbury, Bus Station to Reading Town Centre, Station Road 1 - jet black

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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newbury, Bus Station station and arriving at Reading Town Centre, Station Road 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, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 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 best way to get from Newbury to Reading without a car is to train which takes 30 min and costs £7 - £13.

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

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Newbury to Reading bus services, operated by Reading Buses, arrive at Newbury, Bus Station.

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Newbury to Reading train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Newbury station.

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The best way to get from Newbury to Reading is to train which takes 30 min and costs £7 - £13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Newbury to Reading.
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  • Distance: 15.8 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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 30 min. Alternatively, Reading Buses operates a bus from Newbury to Reading every 15 minutes, and the journey takes 1 h 22 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newbury to Reading
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Newbury, Bus Station to Reading Town Centre, Station Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
reading-buses.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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Newbury to Reading bus services, operated by Reading Buses, arrive at Reading Town Centre, Station Road.

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Newbury to Reading train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Reading station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newbury to Reading is 21 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Newbury to Reading.

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