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There are 6 ways to get from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 350 bus  •  57m

  1. Take the train from Reading to West Drayton
  2. Take the line 350 bus from West Drayton Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 350

$15 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn Ra1

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the train from Reading to Slough
  2. Take the bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 7 / ...

$11 - $31

Train  •  1h 27m

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminal 5 Heathrow Express

$48 - $79

Taxi  •  29m

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station 26.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  29m

  1. Drive from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station 26.9 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to bus which costs £1 - £3 and takes 1h 8m.

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

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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 1h 27m.

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The distance between Reading and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is 21 miles. The road distance is 26.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station without a car is to train and line 350 bus which takes 57m and costs £11 - £19.

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It takes approximately 57m to get from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, including transfers.

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Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to bus which takes 1h 8m and costs £1 - £3. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £35 - £65 and takes 1h 27m.

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Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station train services, operated by Heathrow Express, arrive at Heathrow Terminal 5 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is 27 miles. It takes approximately 29m to drive from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 57m

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

RailAir operates a bus from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 1h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station via London Paddington in around 1h 27m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to West Drayton
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $22
Train from Reading to Slough
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Drayton Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
RailAir
Phone
01189579425
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
29m
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk

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