There are 4 ways to get from Reading to Swindon by train, rideshare, 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  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Swindon

$21 - $40

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Reading to Swindon 41.6 miles

$5 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Swindon 41.5 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Swindon 41.5 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Swindon is to rideshare which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Swindon is to train which costs £17 - £35 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Reading and Swindon is 36 miles. The road distance is 41.5 miles.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Reading to Swindon.
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  • Distance: 35.7 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Swindon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
48 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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