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There are 5 ways to get from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Great Western Railway  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington

$23 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn Ra1
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Green Park N9

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  1h 52m

  1. Take the train from Reading to Richmond (London)
  2. Take the train from Richmond NLL to Highbury & Islington

$16 - $28

Taxi  •  1h

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station 44.8 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  1h

  1. Drive from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station 44.8 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station is to bus which costs £3 - £6 and takes 2h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 1h.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Highbury & Islington via Richmond NLL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 52m.

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The distance between Reading and Highbury & Islington Station is 38 miles. The road distance is 44.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station without a car is to train which takes 1h 16m and costs £17 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 16m to get from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station, including transfers.

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Reading to Highbury & Islington Station train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station is to train which takes 1h 16m and costs £17 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £6 and takes 2h 52m.

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Reading to Highbury & Islington Station train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Highbury & Islington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Highbury & Islington Station is 45 miles. It takes approximately 1h to drive from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station.

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  • Distance: 38 miles
  • Duration: 1h 16m

What companies run services between Reading, England and Highbury & Islington Station, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 57m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station via Heathrow Central Bus Station, Green Park, and Green Park station in around 2h 52m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Richmond NLL to Highbury & Islington
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$7 - $10
Oyster Card
$5 - $8
Bus operators
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 Highbury & Islington Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk

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