There are 7 ways to get from Reading to Hammersmith 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.

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Train, Tube  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Hammersmith (H&C Line) Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...

$21 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus Arriva UK  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Kings Road (Abbey Square) to Hammersmith Broadway 702

$6 - $9

5 alternative options

Train, Tube via Ealing Broadway  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Ealing Broadway
  2. Take the Tube from Ealing Broadway Underground Station to Hammersmith (Dist&Picc Line) Underground Station District

$19 - $33

Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Richmond (London)

$16 - $24

Bus RailAir  •  1 h 45 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 Hammersmith Bus Station N9 / ...

$12 - $15

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Hammersmith 36.9 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Hammersmith 36.9 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Hammersmith is to bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Hammersmith is to train and Tube which costs £16 - £30 and takes 41 min.

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The distance between Reading and Hammersmith is 32 miles. The road distance is 36.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Reading to Hammersmith, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Reading Town Centre, Kings Road (Abbey Square) and arriving at Hammersmith Broadway. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Hammersmith every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Hammersmith via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 1 h 45 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 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Train from Reading to Ealing Broadway
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $29
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Hammersmith (H&C Line) Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Ealing Broadway Underground Station to Hammersmith (Dist&Picc Line) Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Hammersmith Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Kings Road (Abbey Square) to Hammersmith Broadway
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Hammersmith
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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