There are 6 ways to get from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train Great Western Railway  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington

$23 - $43

Cheapest option

Train South Western Railway  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Richmond (London)
  2. Take the train from Richmond NLL to West Hampstead

$15 - $26

4 alternative options

Bus RailAir, line 328 bus  •  2 h 10 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 Airport London T2,3 to London Earl's Court 031
  3. Take the line 328 bus from Earls Court, West Cromwell Road to West Hampstead Thameslink Rail Station 328

$17 - $18

Bus Reading Buses, line 328 bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp Aquis House) to High Street Kensington 702
  2. Take the line 328 bus from High Street Kensington to West Hampstead Thameslink Rail Station 328

$17

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station 41.5 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station 41.5 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station is to train which costs £17 - £35 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading station to West Hampstead Thameslink Station station. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) and arriving at West Hampstead Thameslink Rail Station via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Earls Court, West Cromwell Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at West Hampstead via Richmond NLL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Reading and West Hampstead Thameslink Station is 34 miles. The road distance is 41.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station without a car is to train which takes 42 min and costs £17 - £35.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station, including transfers.

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

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Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station is to train which takes 42 min and costs £17 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus and line 328 bus, which costs £13 - £14 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station.
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  • Distance: 34.3 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Reading, England and West Hampstead Thameslink Station, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, London Earl's Court, and Earls Court, West Cromwell Road in around 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Richmond NLL to West Hampstead
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$3 - $6
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
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to London Earl's Court
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Earls Court, West Cromwell Road to West Hampstead Thameslink Rail Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from High Street Kensington to West Hampstead Thameslink Rail Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp Aquis House) to High Street Kensington
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to West Hampstead Thameslink Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$190 - $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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