There are 5 ways to get from Reading to High Wycombe by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Line 800 bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 800 bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Carver Hill Road 800 / ...

$5 - $8

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Rideshare  •  46 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Reading to High Wycombe 19.6 miles

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Oxford
  2. Take the train from Oxford to High Wycombe

$38 - $82

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to High Wycombe 20.1 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Reading to High Wycombe 20.1 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to High Wycombe is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to High Wycombe is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) and arriving at High Wycombe, Carver Hill Road. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to High Wycombe. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at High Wycombe via Oxford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Reading and High Wycombe is 15 miles. The road distance is 20.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to High Wycombe without a car is to line 800 bus which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The line 800 bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Carver Hill Road takes 1 h 18 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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

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Reading to High Wycombe train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Reading to High Wycombe is to line 800 bus which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £28 - £65 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Reading to High Wycombe.
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  • Distance: 15.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

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

Arriva UK operates a bus from Reading to High Wycombe every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Reading to High Wycombe via Oxford in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Oxford to High Wycombe
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
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, Carver Hill Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Reading to High Wycombe
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Reading to High Wycombe
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Reading to High Wycombe bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at High Wycombe, Carver Hill Road station.

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Reading to High Wycombe train services, operated by Chiltern Railways, arrive at High Wycombe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to High Wycombe is 20 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Reading to High Wycombe.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Reading and High Wycombe. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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