There are 4 ways to get from Reading to Greenwich by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Monument Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station Dlr

$26 - $45

Cheapest option

Train, line 188 bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Waterloo
  2. Take the line 188 bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum 188 / ...

$20 - $28

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Greenwich 47.7 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Greenwich 47.7 miles

$10 - $15

What companies run services between Reading, England and Greenwich, Greater London, England?

There is no direct connection from Reading to Greenwich. However, you can take the train to London Paddington, take the walk to Paddington Underground Station, take the Tube to Monument Underground Station, take the walk to Bank DLR Station, then take the train to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Reading to Greenwich via London Waterloo and Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd in around 2 h 13 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $40
London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Greenwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
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 Greenwich is 67 km. The road distance is 76 km.

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Greenwich is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Reading to Greenwich is to taxi which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £160 - £200.

It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Reading to Greenwich, including transfers.

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