There are 4 ways to get from Reading to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Recommended option

Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures X25

$11

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 28 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Reading to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 28 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from Reading to London Heathrow Airport 28 miles

$110 - $160

What companies run services between Reading, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

RailAir operates a bus from Reading to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 50 min.

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 London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Reading to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Reading and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 36 km. The road distance is 45 km.

The cheapest way to get from Reading to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Reading to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs £100 - £130.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) and arriving at Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

The bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures takes 50 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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