There are 4 ways to get from West Hampstead to Reading by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Tube, train  •  48 min

  1. Take the Tube from West Hampstead Underground Station to Baker Street Underground Station
  2. Take the Tube from Baker Street Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$24 - $42

Cheapest option

Line 139 bus, train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 139 bus from West HampsteadWest End Green to Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd 139
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Reading

$19 - $28

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from West Hampstead to Reading 43.5 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from West Hampstead to Reading 43.5 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from West Hampstead to Reading is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from West Hampstead to Reading is to Tube and train which costs £18 - £35 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between West Hampstead and Reading is 34 miles. The road distance is 43.5 miles.

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The best way to get from West Hampstead to Reading without a car is to Tube and train which takes 48 min and costs £18 - £35.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from West Hampstead to Reading, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between West Hampstead to Reading is 43 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from West Hampstead to Reading.

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Map of how to get from West Hampstead to Reading.
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  • Distance: 34.4 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between West Hampstead, England and Reading, England?

There is no direct connection from West Hampstead to Reading. However, you can take the Tube to Baker Street Underground Station, take the Tube to Paddington Underground Station, take the walk to London Paddington, then take the train to Reading. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from West Hampstead to Reading via Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd and London Waterloo in around 2 h 34 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Hampstead Underground Station to Baker Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Baker Street Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
26 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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West HampsteadWest End Green to Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from West Hampstead to Reading
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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