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There are 4 ways to get from University of Reading to London by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 21 bus, train  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 21 bus from University of Reading, Reading University to Reading Town Centre, St Marys Butts 21 / ...
  2. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington

£11 - £30

3 alternative options

Train  •  1h 57m

  1. Take the train from Winnersh Triangle to London Waterloo

£19 - £37

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from University of Reading to London Paddington 39.4 miles

£95 - £120

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from University of Reading to London Paddington 39.4 miles

£6 - £9

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The cheapest way to get from University of Reading to London is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from University of Reading to London is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 51 min.

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The distance between University of Reading and London is 36 miles. The road distance is 39.4 miles.

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The best way to get from University of Reading to London without a car is to line 21 bus and train which takes 57 min and costs £10 - £30.

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It takes approximately 57 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 39 miles. It takes approximately 51 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: 57 min

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Winnersh Triangle to London Waterloo hourly. Tickets cost £17 - £35 and the journey takes 1h 15m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£25 - £35
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£18 - £28
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £22
Off-Peak Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£18 - £28
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£9 - £13
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£16 - £27
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from University of Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
£95 - £120
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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