There are 6 ways to get from Reading to London Victoria 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.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Sloane Square Underground Station Circle

$21 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus Arriva UK  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Kings Road (Abbey Square) to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station 702

$6 - $9

4 alternative options

Train, line 170 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the line 170 bus from Clapham Junction Station to Victoria, Eccleston Bridge 170

$18 - $25

Bus RailAir  •  2 h 6 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 London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$14 - $16

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to London Victoria 40.2 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Reading to London Victoria 40.2 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reading to London Victoria is to bus which costs £5 - £7 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to London Victoria is to train and Tube which costs £16 - £30 and takes 50 min.

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The distance between Reading and London Victoria is 36 miles. The road distance is 40.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Reading to London Victoria, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Reading Town Centre, Kings Road (Abbey Square) and arriving at Victoria, Green Line Coach Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Reading, England and London Victoria, England?

You can take a bus from Reading to London Victoria via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 2 h 6 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 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
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
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Kings Road (Abbey Square) to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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