There are 6 ways to get from Reading to Uxbridge by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to West Drayton

$12 - $22

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Rideshare  •  52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Reading to Uxbridge 25.9 miles

$3 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 11 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 Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) 724 / ...

$12 - $14

Line 800 bus, bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 800 bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 800 / ...
  2. Take the bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Uxbridge, Belmont Road 101|Chiltern Hundreds

$13 - $15

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Uxbridge 26.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Uxbridge 26.2 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Uxbridge is to rideshare which costs £3 - £5 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Uxbridge is to train which costs £9 - £17 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading station to Uxbridge. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) and arriving at Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reading and arriving at West Drayton. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between Reading and Uxbridge is 22 miles. The road distance is 26.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Uxbridge without a car is to train which takes 32 min and costs £9 - £17.

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The train from Reading to West Drayton takes 32 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Reading to Uxbridge bus services, operated by RailAir, arrive at Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir).

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Reading to Uxbridge train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Reading to Uxbridge is to train which takes 32 min and costs £9 - £17. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £11 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Uxbridge.
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  • Distance: 22.1 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Uxbridge every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Uxbridge via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 1 h 11 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to West Drayton
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $22
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
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Uxbridge, York Road (UB8)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Uxbridge, Belmont Road
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Uxbridge, Belmont Road
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Carousel Buses
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Reading to Uxbridge
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Reading to Uxbridge
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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Reading to Uxbridge bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) station.

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Reading to Uxbridge train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at West Drayton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Uxbridge is 26 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Reading to Uxbridge.

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