There are 4 ways to get from Reading to Buckingham by train, bus 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, 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

$26 - $61

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the 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) X30 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10) to Buckingham, Upper School (Bourtonville) 60

$12 - $22

2 alternative options

Bus Thames Travel  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Station Road (opp Malmaison Hotel) to Oxford City Centre, Police Station (Stop P2) X40|river rapids / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) X5

$16 - $18

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Buckingham 55.5 miles

$11 - $18

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

You can take a bus from Reading to Buckingham via Oxford City Centre, Police Station (Stop P2), Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop B1), and Gloucester Green Bus Station in around 2 h 51 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $27
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 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
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
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 15 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 10 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 30 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 Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Carousel Buses
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Reading and Buckingham is 60 km. The road distance is 89 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Reading 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 Oxford City Centre, Police Station (Stop P2) and Gloucester Green Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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