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

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Train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Virginia Water
  2. Take the train from Virginia Water to Chertsey

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn Ra1

$5 - $6

3 alternative options

Train, line 8 bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Slough
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Slough Bus Station to Elmsleigh Bus Station 8

$12 - $22

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Thorpe Park 26.6 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Thorpe Park 26.6 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Thorpe Park is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Thorpe Park is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Chertsey via Virginia Water. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between Reading and Thorpe Park is 20 miles. The road distance is 26.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Thorpe Park without a car is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs £8 - £13.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Reading to Thorpe Park, including transfers.

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Reading to Thorpe Park train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Reading to Thorpe Park is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs £8 - £13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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Reading to Thorpe Park train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Chertsey station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Thorpe Park is 27 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Reading to Thorpe Park.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Thorpe Park.
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  • Distance: 20.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

What companies run services between Reading, England and Thorpe Park, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Reading to Thorpe Park via Virginia Water and Chertsey in around 2 h 1 min. Alternatively, RailAir operates a bus from Reading to Thorpe Park every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Reading to Virginia Water
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Virginia Water to Chertsey
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Slough
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Bus operators
RailAir
Phone
01189579425
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Thorpe Park
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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