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

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Train Great Western Railway  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington

$26 - $46

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Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn (Rail-Air) Ra1
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9

$16

4 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Waterloo

$18 - $28

Bus, train  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp Aquis House) to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place 702
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to London Bridge

$24 - $29

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to London Bridge 43.5 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Reading to London Bridge 43.5 miles

$9 - $14

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading station to London Bridge station. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) and arriving at London Bridge Bus Station via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Reading and London Bridge is 38 miles. The road distance is 43.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to London Bridge without a car is to train which takes 1 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from Reading to London Bridge, including transfers.

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Reading to London Bridge bus services, operated by RailAir, arrive at Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir).

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The best way to get from Reading to London Bridge is to train which takes 1 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 55 min.

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Reading to London Bridge bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to London Bridge is 44 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Reading to London Bridge.

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Map of how to get from Reading to London Bridge.
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  • Distance: 38.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 19 min

What companies run services between Reading, England and London Bridge, Greater London, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to London Bridge every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to London Bridge via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn (Rail-Air), Heathrow Central Bus Station, and Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross in around 2 h 55 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
RailAir
Website
railair.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn (Rail-Air)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp Aquis House) to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
58 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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