There are 3 ways to get from Reading to Malmesbury by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Swindon
  2. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes 31A / ...

$30 - $47

2 alternative options

Train, line 92 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Chippenham
  2. Take the line 92 bus from Chippenham, Railway Station Approach to Malmesbury, High Street 92

$39 - $63

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Malmesbury 54.8 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Malmesbury is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Malmesbury is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Reading and Malmesbury is 50 miles. The road distance is 54.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Malmesbury without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 39 min and costs £22 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from Reading to Malmesbury, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Malmesbury is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to drive from Reading to Malmesbury.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Malmesbury.
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  • Distance: 49.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

What companies run services between Reading, England and Malmesbury, England?

There is no direct connection from Reading to Malmesbury. However, you can take the train to Swindon, take the walk to Swindon, Bus Station, then take the bus to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Reading to Malmesbury via Chippenham and Chippenham, Railway Station Approach in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Train from Reading to Chippenham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $29
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
Coachstyle
Website
coachstyle.ltd.uk
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
coachstyle.ltd.uk
Bus from Chippenham, Railway Station Approach to Malmesbury, High Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
coachstyle.ltd.uk

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