There are 6 ways to get from Reading to Woking by train, bus, 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 Great Western Railway  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Guildford

$19 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Market Place (adj Tesco) to Fleet Station 7
  2. Take the train from Fleet to Woking

$9 - $18

4 alternative options

Train via Basingstoke  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Basingstoke
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Woking

$19 - $60

Bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures X25
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Woking National Express / ...

$15 - $17

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Woking 24.7 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Woking 24.7 miles

$5 - $8

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Woking hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $26 and the journey takes 34 min. CrossCountry also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reading to Woking via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures and Heathrow Airport London in around 2 h 11 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from Reading to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $16
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Reading to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $18
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Basingstoke to Woking
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Fleet to Woking
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Newbury Buses
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Market Place (adj Tesco) to Fleet Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Reading Buses
Phone
0118 959 4000
Email
customerservices@reading-buses.co.uk
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Market Place (adj Tesco) to Fleet Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reading-buses.co.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 Woking
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Reading and Woking is 32 km. The road distance is 39 km.

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Woking is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Reading to Woking is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs £65 - £80.

No, there is no direct train from Reading to Woking. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Woking via Guildford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 52 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Reading to Woking. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) and arriving at Woking via Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 52 min to get from Reading to Woking, including transfers.