There are 4 ways to get from Reading to Princes Risborough by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Oxford
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Princes Risborough

$33 - $74

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Line 800 bus, bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 800 bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 800 / ...
  2. Take the bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Princes Risborough, Bell Street (British Legion) 300 / ...

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Princes Risborough 27.7 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Princes Risborough 27.7 miles

$5 - $9

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading to Princes Risborough. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) and arriving at Princes Risborough, Bell Street (British Legion) via High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to Princes Risborough. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Princes Risborough via Oxford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Reading and Princes Risborough is 19 miles. The road distance is 27.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Princes Risborough without a car is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Reading to Princes Risborough, including transfers.

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

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Reading to Princes Risborough train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Reading to Princes Risborough is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 800 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 57 min.

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Reading to Princes Risborough bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Princes Risborough, Bell Street (British Legion) station.

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Reading to Princes Risborough train services, operated by Chiltern Railways, arrive at Princes Risborough station.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Princes Risborough.
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  • Distance: 19.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

What companies run services between Reading, England and Princes Risborough, England?

You can take a train from Reading to Princes Risborough via Oxford in around 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Princes Risborough via High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) in around 1 h 57 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
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Princes Risborough
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
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 High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Princes Risborough, Bell Street (British Legion)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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arrivabus.co.uk
Redline
Website
redlinebuses.com
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Princes Risborough, Bell Street (British Legion)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
redlinebuses.com
Vale Travel
Phone
01296 484 348
Email
info@valetravel.net
Website
valetravel.net
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Princes Risborough, Bell Street (British Legion)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
valetravel.net
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Princes Risborough
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Princes Risborough is 28 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Reading to Princes Risborough.

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