There are 5 ways to get from Reading to Bicester by train, bus, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  56 min

$22 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. X40|river rapids / ...
  2. S5 / ...

$12 - $14

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. 7
  2. S5 / ...

$21 - $57

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. 40.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  51 min

  1. 40.1 miles

$8 - $13

What companies run services between Reading, England and Bicester, England?

You can take a train from Reading to Bicester via Oxford in around 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Bicester via Oxford City Centre, Police Station (Stop P2), Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop B1), and Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street (Stop C4) in around 2 h 6 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Bicester Village
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R1) to Water Eaton, Oxford Parkway Station Forecourt (Station Entrance)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) to Oxford Parkway Railway Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford Parkway Railway Station to Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 2)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street (Stop C4) to Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 2)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Thames Travel
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Station Road (opp Malmaison Hotel) to Oxford City Centre, Police Station (Stop P2)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
thames-travel.co.uk
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 2)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Bicester
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Reading and Bicester is 51 km. The road distance is 64 km.

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Bicester is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Reading to Bicester is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs £100 - £130.

No, there is no direct train from Reading to Bicester. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Bicester Village via Oxford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Reading to Bicester. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Station Road (opp Malmaison Hotel) and arriving at Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 2) via Oxford City Centre, Police Station (Stop P2) and Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street (Stop C4). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 56 min to get from Reading to Bicester, including transfers.