There are 6 ways to get from Reading to Russell Square by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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

Train, Tube  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station Central

$21 - $38

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Reading to London 40.9 miles

$3 - $12

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Waterloo

$19 - $27

Bus, Tube  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures Ra1
  2. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Russell Square Underground Station Piccadilly

$15 - $17

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Russell Square 42 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Russell Square 42 miles

$9 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Russell Square is to rideshare which costs £3 - £9 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Russell Square is to train and Tube which costs £16 - £30 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between Reading and Russell Square is 37 miles. The road distance is 42 miles.

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Reading to Russell Square, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Reading, England and Russell Square, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Russell Square every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Russell Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
RailAir
Website
railair.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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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 Russell Square
Ave. Duration
54 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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