There are 6 ways to get from Reading to Epsom by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train Great Western Railway  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Guildford
  2. Take the train from Guildford to Epsom

$22 - $62

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Epsom

$18 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus, line 406 bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures Ra1
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Cromwell Road Bus Station X26
  3. Take the line 406 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Epsom, Methodist Church 406 / ...

$18

Bus, train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp Aquis House) to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place 702
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Epsom

$24 - $29

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Epsom 41.1 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Epsom 41.1 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Epsom is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Epsom is to taxi which costs £140 - £180 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading station to Epsom. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) and arriving at Epsom, Methodist Church via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Cromwell Road Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to Epsom. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Epsom via Guildford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Reading and Epsom is 32 miles. The road distance is 41.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Epsom without a car is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £16 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Reading to Epsom, including transfers.

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Reading to Epsom bus services, operated by RailAir, arrive at Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir).

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

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The best way to get from Reading to Epsom is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £16 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus and line 406 bus, which costs £14 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Epsom.
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  • Distance: 31.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

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

You can take a train from Reading to Epsom via Guildford in around 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Epsom via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures, Heathrow Central Bus Station, and Cromwell Road Bus Station in around 2 h 34 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
CrossCountry
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Guildford to Epsom
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Reading to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Epsom
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Guildford to Epsom
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Epsom
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
RailAir
Website
railair.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Cromwell Road Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Quality Line
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Epsom, Methodist Church
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp Aquis House) to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Epsom
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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