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

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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Southall

$14 - $26

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Bus, line 105 bus  •  1 h 24 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 line 105 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Southall Station 105

$13

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Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Southall 30.6 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Southall 30.6 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Southall is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Southall is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading station to Southall station. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) and arriving at Southall Station via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reading and arriving at Southall. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Reading and Southall is 26 miles. The road distance is 30.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Southall without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs £11 - £20.

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The train from Reading to Southall takes 40 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Reading to Southall bus services, operated by RailAir, arrive at Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir).

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Reading to Southall train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Reading to Southall is to train which takes 40 min and costs £11 - £20. Alternatively, you can bus and line 105 bus, which costs £10 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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  • Distance: 26.2 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Southall every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $26 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Southall via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Southall
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Southall Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Southall
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Reading to Southall bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Southall Station.

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Reading to Southall train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Southall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Southall is 31 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Reading to Southall.

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