There are 3 ways to get from Reading to Guildford by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Guildford

$14 - $50

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Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Guildford 27.5 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Guildford 27.5 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Guildford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Guildford is to train which costs £10 - £40 and takes 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reading and arriving at Guildford. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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The distance between Reading and Guildford is 23 miles. The road distance is 27.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Guildford without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs £10 - £40.

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The train from Reading to Guildford takes 34 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Guildford is 28 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Reading to Guildford.

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  • Distance: 23.1 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Guildford hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $26 and the journey takes 34 min. CrossCountry also services this route once daily.

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
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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