There are 5 ways to get from University of Reading to London by bus, train, subway, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Reading, Reading University (The Queens Drive) to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp Aquis House) 21|claret / ...
  2. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington

$22 - $38

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Waterloo

$19 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus, Tube  •  2 h 5 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 Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station Piccadilly

$19 - $21

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from University of Reading to London 40.2 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from University of Reading to London 40.2 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from University of Reading to London is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from University of Reading to London is to taxi which costs £140 - £170 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between University of Reading and London is 36 miles. The road distance is 40.2 miles.

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The best way to get from University of Reading to London without a car is to bus and train which takes 55 min and costs £16 - £29.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from University of Reading to London, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between University of Reading to London is 40 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from University of Reading to London.

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Map of how to get from University of Reading to London.
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  • Distance: 35.7 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between University of Reading, England and London, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from University of Reading to London every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 20 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 Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from University of Reading, Reading University (The Queens Drive) to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp Aquis House)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
Other operators
Taxi from University of Reading to London
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$180 - $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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