There are 6 ways to get from Reading to Oxford by train, bus, night train, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Oxford

$14 - $50

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  57 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Reading to Oxford 26.2 miles

$4

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading, Station North Interchange (Reading Station North Entrance) to Oxford City Centre, Police Station (Stop P2) X38|river rapids / ...

$4 - $6

Night train  •  26 min

  1. Take the night train from Reading to Oxford

$14 - $27

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Oxford 26.1 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Oxford 26.1 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Oxford is to rideshare which costs £3 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Oxford is to train which costs £11 - £40 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between Reading and Oxford is 24 miles. The road distance is 26.1 miles.

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The train from Reading to Oxford takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Reading, Station North Interchange (Reading Station North Entrance) station and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Police Station (Stop P2) station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reading and arriving at Oxford. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Reading to Oxford hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 23 min. Great Western Railway also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Thames Travel operates a bus from Reading to Oxford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Bus operators
Thames Travel
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Reading, Station North Interchange (Reading Station North Entrance) to Oxford City Centre, Police Station (Stop P2)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
thames-travel.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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