There are 4 ways to get from Thame to Reading by bus, train, 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

Bus, train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Thame, Town Hall (Supermarket) to Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) 280|Sapphire / ...
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Reading

$21 - $58

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Thame, Town Hall (Supermarket) to Oxford City Centre, Carfax (Stop I2) 280|Sapphire / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H3) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Hope Tap) X40|river rapids / ...

$12 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thame to Reading 24.6 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Thame to Reading 24.6 miles

$5 - $8

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

You can take a bus from Thame to Reading via Oxford City Centre, Carfax (Stop I2) and Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H3) in around 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Reading
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $29
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Thame, Town Hall (Supermarket) to Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Thame, Town Hall (Supermarket) to Oxford City Centre, Carfax (Stop I2)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H3) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Hope Tap)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Thame to Reading
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
A1 Taxis
Phone
+44 1865 248000
Website
a1taxisoxford.co.uk
Royal Cars
Phone
+44 1865 777333
Website
royal-cars.com
Radio Taxis Oxford Ltd
Phone
+44 1865 242424
Website
radiotaxisoxford.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Thame to Reading?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Thame to Reading?

The cheapest way to get from Thame to Reading is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Thame to Reading?

The quickest way to get from Thame to Reading is to taxi which takes 41 min and costs £65 - £80.

Is there a direct bus between Thame and Reading?

No, there is no direct bus from Thame to Reading. However, there are services departing from Thame, Town Hall (Supermarket) and arriving at Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Hope Tap) via Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H3). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

How long does it take to get from Thame to Reading?

It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Thame to Reading, including transfers.