There are 4 ways to get from Reading to Nettlebed by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to Henley-on-Thames, Bell Street (Post Office) 800 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Henley-on-Thames, Hart Street to Nettlebed, The Green (Bus Shelters Opposite Watlington Street) X38|river rapids

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Twyford
  2. Take the train from Twyford to Henley-on-Thames
  3. Take the bus from Henley-on-Thames, Hart Street to Nettlebed, The Green (Bus Shelters Opposite Watlington Street)

$10 - $18

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Nettlebed 9.9 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Nettlebed 9.9 miles

$2 - $4

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

You can take a bus from Reading to Nettlebed via Henley-on-Thames, Bell Street (Post Office) and Henley-on-Thames, Hart Street in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Twyford
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $8
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $6
Train from Twyford to Henley-on-Thames
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $8
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $5
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to Henley-on-Thames, Bell Street (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Henley-on-Thames, Hart Street to Nettlebed, The Green (Bus Shelters Opposite Watlington Street)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to Henley-on-Thames, Bell Street (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
Carousel Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Nettlebed
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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 Nettlebed?

The distance between Reading and Nettlebed is 13 km. The road distance is 16 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Nettlebed is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Reading to Nettlebed is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £28 - £35.

Is there a direct bus between Reading and Nettlebed?

No, there is no direct bus from Reading to Nettlebed. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) and arriving at Nettlebed, The Green (Bus Shelters Opposite Watlington Street) via Henley-on-Thames, Hart Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Reading to Nettlebed, including transfers.