There are 5 ways to get from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station) by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, Tube  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Earl's Court Underground Station to Kew Gardens Underground Station District

$24 - $43

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Train  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Richmond (London)

$14 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures Ra1
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gunnersbury Station N9

$15 - $17

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station) 35.3 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station) 35.3 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station) is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station) is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station). However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Kew Gardens via Richmond NLL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Reading and Kew Gardens (Station) is 30 miles. The road distance is 35.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station) without a car is to train and Tube which takes 53 min and costs £18 - £35.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station), including transfers.

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Reading to Kew Gardens (Station) train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station) is to train which takes 1 h 15 min and costs £10 - £17. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £14 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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Reading to Kew Gardens (Station) train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Richmond (London) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Kew Gardens (Station) is 35 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station).

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  • Distance: 29.7 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Reading, England and Kew Gardens (Station), England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station) via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures, Heathrow Central Bus Station, Gunnersbury Station, and Gunnersbury Underground Station in around 1 h 38 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)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Earl's Court Underground Station to Kew Gardens Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gunnersbury Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Kew Gardens (Station)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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