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There are 5 ways to get from Shinfield to Crowthorne by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended

Line 3 bus, train

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Shinfield, The Black Boy to Reading Town Centre, Station Road
  2. Take the train from Reading to Crowthorne

Cheapest

Line 3 bus, line 4 bus

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Shinfield, Church Lane to Reading Town Centre, St Marys Butts
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Reading Town Centre, St Marys Butts to Bracknell Bus Station

Line 3 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Shinfield, Church Lane to Wokingham Station Interchange
  2. Take the bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Crowthorne, High Street

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Shinfield to Crowthorne

Drive

  1. Drive from Shinfield to Crowthorne

Shinfield to Crowthorne by bus and train

The journey time between Shinfield and Crowthorne is around 1h 34m and covers a distance of around 16 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 52 min. The fastest journey normally takes 46 min. Operated by Reading Buses and First Great Western Service, the Shinfield to Crowthorne service departs from Shinfield, The Black Boy and arrives in Crowthorne. Typically 62 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
42 min
Layover time:
52 min
Total time:
1h 34m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
46 min
Journey distance:
16 miles
Services per week:
62
Cheapest price:
£7
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:56
Last service departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Shinfield to Crowthorne bus and train schedules

Shinfield → Crowthorne
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Crowthorne is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Crowthorne is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Crowthorne is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 19 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Shinfield to Crowthorne is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shinfield to Crowthorne is to taxi which costs £22 - £27 and takes 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shinfield to Crowthorne. However, there are services departing from Shinfield, Church Lane and arriving at Crowthorne, High Street via Reading Town Centre, St Marys Butts and Bracknell Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 13m.

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The distance between Shinfield and Crowthorne is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Shinfield to Crowthorne without a car is to line 3 bus and train which takes 1h 7m and costs £6 - £10.

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It takes approximately 1h 7m to get from Shinfield to Crowthorne, including transfers.

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Shinfield to Crowthorne bus services, operated by Reading Buses, depart from Shinfield, Church Lane station.

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Shinfield to Crowthorne bus services, operated by Reading Buses, arrive at Bracknell Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shinfield to Crowthorne is 9 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Shinfield to Crowthorne.

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  • Distance: 7.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 7m

What companies run services between Shinfield, England and Crowthorne, England?

You can take a bus from Shinfield to Crowthorne via Wokingham Station Interchange, Wokingham, Bracknell, and Bracknell Bus Station in around 1h 38m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Crowthorne
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£5 - £8
Anytime Day 1st Class
£9 - £13
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Phone
0118 959 4000
Email
customerservices@reading-buses.co.uk
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Shinfield, The Black Boy to Reading Town Centre, Station Road
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Reading Buses
Bus from Shinfield, Church Lane to Wokingham Station Interchange
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Reading Buses
Bus from Shinfield, Church Lane to Reading Town Centre, St Marys Butts
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Reading Buses
Bus from Reading Town Centre, St Marys Butts to Bracknell Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Reading Buses
bus
Bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Crowthorne, High Street
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Crowthorne, High Street
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Courtney Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Shinfield to Crowthorne
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
£22 - £27
Taxi in Reading
Phone
+44 118 207 3007
Website
taxiinreadinguk.co.uk
Sky Taxis
Phone
+44 118 934 3536
Website
skyairporttaxis.com
Reading Taxis
Phone
+44 118 956 1010
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk

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