There are 5 ways to get from Reading to Buckingham by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Oxford
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Buckingham, Tesco (Services) X5

$27 - $60

Cheapest option

Line 800 bus, bus  •  3 h 11 min

  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 Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) 300 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10) to Buckingham, Upper School (Bourtonville) 60

$12 - $21

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Bicester Village  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Oxford
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Bicester Village
  3. Take the bus from Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 2) to Buckingham, Tesco (Services) X5

$31 - $67

Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Station Road (opp Malmaison Hotel) to Oxford City Centre, Westgate (Westgate Centre) X40|river rapids / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) X5

$20

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Buckingham 55.5 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Buckingham is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Buckingham is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading station to Buckingham. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Station Road (opp Malmaison Hotel) and arriving at Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) via Gloucester Green Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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The distance between Reading and Buckingham is 38 miles. The road distance is 55.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Buckingham without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 35 min and costs £20 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Reading to Buckingham, including transfers.

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Reading to Buckingham bus services, operated by Thames Travel, arrive at Reading Town Centre, Station Road (opp Malmaison Hotel).

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Reading to Buckingham bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Buckingham is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Reading to Buckingham.

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There are 276+ hotels available in Buckingham. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Buckingham.
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  • Distance: 37.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

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

You can take a bus from Reading to Buckingham via Oxford City Centre, Westgate (Westgate Centre) and Gloucester Green Bus Station in around 2 h 47 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
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
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Buckingham, Tesco (Services)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 2) to Buckingham, Tesco (Services)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Thames Travel
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Station Road (opp Malmaison Hotel) to Oxford City Centre, Westgate (Westgate Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.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
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10) to Buckingham, Upper School (Bourtonville)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Redline
Website
redlinebuses.com
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 1)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
redlinebuses.com
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10) to Buckingham, Upper School (Bourtonville)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Website
redlinebuses.com
Vale Travel
Phone
01296 484 348
Email
info@valetravel.net
Website
valetravel.net
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
valetravel.net

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