There are 3 ways to get from Reading to Playhatch by bus, taxi or foot

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Bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to Play Hatch Roundabout W (o/s Shoulder of Mutton PH) 800 / ...

$3 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Playhatch 3 miles

$14 - $17

Walk  •  56 min

  1. Walk from Reading to Playhatch 2.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Playhatch is to bus which costs £2 - £6 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Playhatch is to taxi which costs £10 - £13 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) and arriving at Play Hatch Roundabout W (o/s Shoulder of Mutton PH). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Reading and Playhatch is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Reading to Playhatch without a car is to bus which takes 18 min and costs £2 - £6.

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The bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to Play Hatch Roundabout W (o/s Shoulder of Mutton PH) takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Reading to Playhatch bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) station.

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Reading to Playhatch bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Play Hatch Roundabout W (o/s Shoulder of Mutton PH) station.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Playhatch.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

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

Arriva UK operates a bus from Reading to Playhatch every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 14 min. Thames Travel also services this route hourly.

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 Play Hatch Roundabout W (o/s Shoulder of Mutton PH)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Thames Travel
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to Play Hatch, Garden Centre (Wyevale Garden Centre)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Playhatch
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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