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

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Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Staines

$10 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus, line 8 bus  •  1 h 18 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 8 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Elmsleigh Bus Station 8

$14 - $18

Taxi  •  33 min

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

$140 - $170

Drive  •  33 min

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

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 33 min.

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

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

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The distance between Reading and Staines-upon-Thames is 20 miles. The road distance is 30.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames without a car is to train which takes 46 min and costs £8 - £13.

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

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Reading to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames is to train which takes 46 min and costs £8 - £13. Alternatively, you can bus and line 8 bus, which costs £10 - £14 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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Reading to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Staines station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Staines-upon-Thames is 30 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames.
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  • Distance: 20.2 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

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 - $16 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, Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 in around 1 h 18 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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Staines-upon-Thames
Ave. Duration
33 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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