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Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Oxford Circus Underground Station
  3. Take the Tube from Oxford Circus Underground Station to Highbury & Islington Underground Station

$23 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus, Tube  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures X25
  2. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly

$17 - $22

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h

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

$210 - $260

Drive  •  1 h

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

$9 - $14

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

There is no direct connection from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station. However, you can take the train to London Paddington, take the walk to Paddington Underground Station, take the Tube to Oxford Circus Underground Station, then take the Tube to Highbury & Islington Underground Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures, Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station, and King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station in around 1 h 51 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
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Oxford Circus Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Oxford Circus Underground Station to Highbury & Islington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
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
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$210 - $260
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 Highbury & Islington Station is 61 km. The road distance is 72 km.

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h.

The quickest way to get from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station is to train and Tube which takes 41 min and costs £17 - £30.

It takes approximately 41 min to get from Reading to Highbury & Islington Station, including transfers.