There are 6 ways to get from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station by train, 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  •  55 min

  1. Heathrow Express

$50 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. X25

$12 - $17

4 alternative options

Train, line 350 bus  •  56 min

  1. 350

$16 - $25

Train, line 8 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. 8

$15 - $23

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. 26.9 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  29 min

  1. 26.9 miles

$5 - $9

What companies run services between Reading, England and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England?

You can take a train from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station via London Paddington in around 55 min. Alternatively, RailAir operates a bus from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 50 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
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Train from Reading to West Drayton
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $23
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Drayton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Egham Shops to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
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 Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is 33 km. The road distance is 43 km.

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs £95 - £120.

No, there is no direct train from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Heathrow Terminal 5 via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

It takes approximately 55 min to get from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, including transfers.

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