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There are 6 ways to get from Reading to Hounslow by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Twickenham

$12 - $20

Cheapest option

Bus, line 111 bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn Ra1
  2. Take the line 111 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Hounslow, Douglas Road 111

$3

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  2. Take the bus from Hayes Town, Hayes & Harlington to Hounslow, Treaty Centre H98

$16 - $27

Train, line 81 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Slough
  2. Take the line 81 bus from Slough Bus Station to Hounslow, Treaty Centre 81

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Hounslow 31.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Hounslow 31.6 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Hounslow is to bus and line 111 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Hounslow is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading to Hounslow. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir and arriving at Hounslow, Douglas Road via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reading and arriving at Twickenham. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Reading and Hounslow is 26 miles. The road distance is 31.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Hounslow without a car is to train which takes 58 min and costs £9 - £15.

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The train from Reading to Twickenham takes 58 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Reading to Hounslow bus services, operated by RailAir, depart from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir station.

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Reading to Hounslow train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Reading to Hounslow is to train which takes 58 min and costs £9 - £15. Alternatively, you can bus and line 111 bus, which costs £2 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Hounslow.
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  • Distance: 26.4 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Reading, England and Hounslow, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Hounslow hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $20 and the journey takes 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Hounslow via Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Train from Reading to Slough
Ave. Duration
21 min
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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hayes Town, Hayes & Harlington to Hounslow, Treaty Centre
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Hounslow, Douglas Road
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Hounslow, Treaty Centre
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
RailAir
Phone
01189579425
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Hounslow
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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 Hounslow bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hounslow, Douglas Road station.

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Reading to Hounslow train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Twickenham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Hounslow is 32 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Reading to Hounslow.

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