There are 4 ways to get from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames by train, bus, taxi or car

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  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Staines

$10 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus, line 203 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures X25
  2. Take the line 203 bus from Hatton Cross to Elmsleigh Bus Station 203

$16 - $18

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames 30.4 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames 30.4 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The distance between Reading and Staines-upon-Thames is 32 km. The road distance is 49 km.

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs £100 - £130.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reading and arriving at Staines. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

The train from Reading to Staines takes 46 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

What companies run services between Reading, England and Staines-upon-Thames, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $17 and the journey takes 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures, Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station, Hatton Cross Underground Station, and Hatton Cross in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
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 United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Hatton Cross to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames
Ave. Duration
33 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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