There are 4 ways to get from Reading to King's Cross Station by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, Tube  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...

$22 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus, Tube  •  1 h 47 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 Tube from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly

$15 - $18

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to King's Cross Station 43 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Reading to King's Cross Station 43 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to King's Cross Station is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to King's Cross Station is to train and Tube which takes 39 min and costs £16 - £30.

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The distance between Reading and King's Cross Station is 59 km. The road distance is 69 km.

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Reading to King's Cross Station, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Reading, England and King's Cross Station, England?

There is no direct connection from Reading to King's Cross Station. However, you can take the train to London Paddington, take the walk to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, then take the Tube to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Reading to King's Cross Station via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures and Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station in around 1 h 47 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 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
55 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 King's Cross Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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