There are 5 ways to get from Reading to Bourne End by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Maidenhead
  2. Take the train from Maidenhead to Bourne End

$8 - $16

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Train, line 37 bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Maidenhead
  2. Take the line 37 bus from Maidenhead Town Centre, Broadway (Queen Street) to Bourne End, Railway Station (Rail Station) 37

$11 - $18

Line 800 bus, bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 800 bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 800 / ...
  2. Take the bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Bourne End, The Parade (Selbourne House) 36|Purple Route / ...

$10 - $12

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Bourne End 18.7 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Bourne End 18.7 miles

$4 - $6

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

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Bourne End is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading to Bourne End. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) and arriving at Bourne End, The Parade (Selbourne House) via High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to Bourne End. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Bourne End via Maidenhead. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Reading and Bourne End is 14 miles. The road distance is 18.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Bourne End without a car is to train which takes 57 min and costs £6 - £13.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Reading to Bourne End, including transfers.

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Reading to Bourne End bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) station.

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

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The best way to get from Reading to Bourne End is to train which takes 57 min and costs £6 - £13. Alternatively, you can line 800 bus and bus, which costs £7 - £9 and takes 2 h.

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  • Distance: 14.1 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Reading, England and Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, England?

You can take a train from Reading to Bourne End via Maidenhead in around 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Bourne End via High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) in around 2 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Maidenhead
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
Train from Maidenhead to Bourne End
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$4 - $7
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $5
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Maidenhead Town Centre, Broadway (Queen Street) to Bourne End, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Bourne End, The Parade (Selbourne House)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
Carousel Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Bourne End
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Reading to Bourne End bus services, operated by Carousel Buses, arrive at Bourne End, The Parade (Selbourne House) station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Bourne End is 19 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Reading to Bourne End.

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