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

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Guildford

$19 - $54

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Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn Ra1
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Woking National Express / ...

$5 - $7

4 alternative options

Train via Basingstoke  •  1 h 6 min

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

$18 - $57

Bus, line 194 bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street to Bracknell Bus Station 3B / ...
  2. Take the line 194 bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Camberley, Pembroke Broadway 194
  3. Take the bus from Camberley, Heathcote Road to Woking station

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Woking 24.7 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Woking 24.7 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Woking is to bus which costs £4 - £5 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading to Woking. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir and arriving at Woking via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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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 53 min.

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The distance between Reading and Woking is 20 miles. The road distance is 24.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Woking without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs £14 - £45.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Reading to Woking, including transfers.

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Reading to Woking bus services, operated by RailAir, depart from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir station.

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

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The best way to get from Reading to Woking is to train which takes 53 min and costs £14 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £5 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Woking.
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  • Distance: 20.3 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Woking hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $25 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 Central Bus Stn and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $25
Train from Reading to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $15
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
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from Reading to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Single
$27 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$11 - $17
Bus operators
RailAir
Website
railair.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
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 Woking
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
nationalexpress.com
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street to Bracknell Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street to Bracknell Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Camberley, Pembroke Broadway
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Camberley, Heathcote Road to Woking station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Woking
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$85 - $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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Reading to Woking bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Woking station.

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Reading to Woking train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Guildford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Woking is 25 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Reading to Woking.

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