There are 4 ways to get from Reading to Mapledurham by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Tilehurst

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Cheapside (adj Broad Street Mall) to Purley on Thames, Footpath to Highfield Road (Adj footpath to Highfield Road and opp New Hill) 143 / ...

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Mapledurham 5.2 miles

$23 - $28

Walk  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Walk from Reading to Mapledurham 4.2 miles

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Mapledurham every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 4 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Reading to Mapledurham every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Tilehurst
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$4 - $7
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $3
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Cheapside (adj Broad Street Mall) to Purley on Thames, Footpath to Highfield Road (Adj footpath to Highfield Road and opp New Hill)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Mapledurham
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Reading to Mapledurham?

The distance between Reading and Mapledurham is 6 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Reading to Mapledurham?

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Mapledurham is to train which costs £1 - £2 and takes 4 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Reading to Mapledurham?

The quickest way to get from Reading to Mapledurham is to train which takes 4 min and costs £1 - £2.

Is there a direct train between Reading and Mapledurham?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reading and arriving at Tilehurst. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

Is there a direct bus between Reading and Mapledurham?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Reading Town Centre, Cheapside (adj Broad Street Mall) and arriving at Purley on Thames, Footpath to Highfield Road (Adj footpath to Highfield Road and opp New Hill). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Reading to Mapledurham?

The train from Reading to Tilehurst takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.