There are 5 ways to get from Reading to Surbiton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Guildford
  2. Take the train from Guildford to Surbiton

$22 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 3 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 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Cromwell Road Bus Station X26

$15 - $20

3 alternative options

Train, line 281 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Twickenham
  2. Take the line 281 bus from Twickenham Station to Surbiton Health Centre 281

$16 - $22

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Surbiton 40.8 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Surbiton 40.8 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Surbiton is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Surbiton is to taxi which costs £140 - £180 and takes 47 min.

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The distance between Reading and Surbiton is 30 miles. The road distance is 40.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Reading to Surbiton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading station to Surbiton. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) and arriving at Surbiton Health Centre via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Cromwell Road Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to Surbiton. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Surbiton via Guildford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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

You can take a train from Reading to Surbiton via Guildford in around 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Surbiton via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures, Heathrow Central Bus Station, and Cromwell Road Bus Station in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
CrossCountry
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Guildford to Surbiton
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Reading to Twickenham
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Twickenham Station to Surbiton Health Centre
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Cromwell Road Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
Taxi from Reading to Surbiton
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$180 - $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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