There are 4 ways to get from University of Reading to London 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  •  55 min

  1. 21|claret / ...

$24 - $47

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 59 min

$21 - $32

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. 40.2 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  55 min

  1. 40.2 miles

$8 - $13

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 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $40
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from University of Reading to London
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$190 - $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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Questions & Answers

The distance between University of Reading and London is 57 km. The road distance is 64 km.

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

The quickest way to get from University of Reading to London is to bus and train which takes 55 min and costs £17 - £35.

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