Directions from Reading to Southall

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Recommended option

Train  •  40 min

$14 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus, line 105 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. X25
  2. 105

$13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. 30.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  35 min

  1. 30.6 miles

$6 - $10

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 - $27 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 29 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 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
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
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Southall Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Southall
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Reading and Southall is 42 km. The road distance is 49 km.

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Southall is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 35 min.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Reading to Southall. 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 29 min.

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