There are 5 ways to get from Reading to High Barnet by train, subway, bus or car

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Train Great Western Railway, Tube  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Charing Cross Underground Station to High Barnet Underground Station Northern

$25 - $45

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Train South Western Railway, Tube  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Waterloo
  2. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to High Barnet Underground Station Northern

$20 - $30

3 alternative options

Train, line 27 bus, bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  2. Take the line 27 bus from Paddington Rail Station to Camden Town Station 27
  3. Take the bus from Camden Town, Kentish Town Road Camden Town to Barnet, Fitzjohn Avenue N20

$25 - $41

Line 800 bus, bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 800 bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 800 / ...
  2. Take the bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Watford, Clarendon Road 103|Chiltern Hundreds / ...

$25 - $27

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Reading to High Barnet 54.9 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to High Barnet is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to High Barnet is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading to High Barnet station. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) and arriving at Barnet, High Barnet Station Meadway via High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre), Watford, Beechen Grove and Elstree & Borehamwood Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Reading and High Barnet is 36 miles. The road distance is 54.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to High Barnet without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 15 min and costs £19 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Reading to High Barnet, including transfers.

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Reading to High Barnet bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) station.

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Reading to High Barnet bus services, operated by Carousel Buses, arrive at Watford, Clarendon Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to High Barnet is 55 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Reading to High Barnet.

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There are 8077+ hotels available in High Barnet. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reading to High Barnet.
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  • Distance: 35.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Reading, England and High Barnet, England?

You can take a bus from Reading to High Barnet via High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre), Watford, Clarendon Road, Watford, Beechen Grove, and Elstree & Borehamwood Railway Station in around 4 h 9 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 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Charing Cross Underground Station to High Barnet Underground Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to High Barnet Underground Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Rail Station to Camden Town Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Camden Town, Kentish Town Road Camden Town to Barnet, Fitzjohn Avenue
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Watford, Clarendon Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Carousel Buses

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