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

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Recommended option

Train Great Western Railway  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington

$21 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn Ra1
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Green Park N9

$3

4 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Waterloo

$18 - $28

Rideshare  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Reading to London 40.9 miles

$3 - $12

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Oxford Circus 41.6 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Oxford Circus 41.6 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Oxford Circus is to bus which costs £2 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Oxford Circus is to taxi which costs £140 - £180 and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading to Oxford Circus. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir and arriving at Green Park via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Reading and Oxford Circus is 36 miles. The road distance is 41.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Oxford Circus without a car is to train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £16 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Reading to Oxford Circus, including transfers.

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Reading to Oxford Circus bus services, operated by RailAir, depart from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir station.

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The best way to get from Reading to Oxford Circus is to train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £16 - £30. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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Reading to Oxford Circus bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Green Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Oxford Circus is 42 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Reading to Oxford Circus.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Oxford Circus.
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  • Distance: 36.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Oxford Circus every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Oxford Circus via Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 2 h 41 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Bus operators
RailAir
Phone
01189579425
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
London Buses
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Reading to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Reading to Oxford Circus
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Reading and Oxford Circus. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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