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Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from London to Reading from various bus operators like National Express or megabus for the next days.
today
from £3
tomorrow
from £6
Wednesday
from £5
Thursday
from £5
Friday
from £6
Saturday
from £5
Sunday
from £5

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    15:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    16:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    12:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    13:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    19:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    20:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    10:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    12:05
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £9
  • National Express
    1h 15m
    08:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    09:45
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £16

Cheapest bus trips tomorrow

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    10:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    12:05
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    10:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    11:35
    Reading
    Central Station
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    19:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    20:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    23:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    01:05
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • National Express
    1h 15m
    09:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    10:15
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £16

Cheapest bus trips Wednesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    10:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    12:05
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £5
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    10:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    11:35
    Reading
    Central Station
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    19:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    20:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    23:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    01:05
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • National Express
    1h 15m
    09:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    10:15
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £16

Cheapest bus trips Thursday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    10:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    12:05
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £5
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    10:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    11:35
    Reading
    Central Station
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    15:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    16:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    19:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    20:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • National Express
    1h 15m
    09:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    10:15
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £16

Cheapest bus trips Friday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    10:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    11:35
    Reading
    Central Station
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    12:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    13:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    15:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    16:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • National Express
    1h 15m
    08:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    09:45
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £16
  • National Express
    1h 20m
    12:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    13:20
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £16

Cheapest bus trips Saturday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    10:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    12:05
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £5
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    10:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    11:35
    Reading
    Central Station
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    12:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    13:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    15:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    16:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • National Express
    1h 15m
    08:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    09:45
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £16

Cheapest bus trips Sunday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    10:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    12:05
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £5
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    10:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    11:35
    Reading
    Central Station
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    12:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    13:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    15:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    16:35
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • National Express
    1h 15m
    08:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    09:45
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £16

Frequency of bus connections between London and Reading

See here how frequent the connections between London and Reading are, during different times and days of the week.
Saturday is the busiest day, with more than 14 daily coaches from London to Reading. Tuesday has instead the fewest connections, with only 9 daily coaches between London and Reading.
The busiest time of the day is the Evening, with 39 coaches from London to Reading, while Morning sees the fewest connections between London and Reading, with 20 offers.

Facts about the coach from London to Reading

Compare all providers like National Express and megabus that travel daily 11 times by bus from London to Reading in one click and book your bus ticket from London to Reading starting from £3!

Cheapest Bus £3
Fastest Bus 1h 10m
Earliest Coach 08:30
Latest Coach 23:30
Daily Bus Connections 11 Ø
Distance 58.7 km
Coach Companies National Express and megabus

Cheapest coach tickets from London to Reading

Every day, 11 buses from 2 coach companies leave London for Reading: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a coach ticket for this route, starting from 15/04/2024 and for the following days.

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Monday 15/04
£3
Tuesday 16/04
£6
Wednesday 17/04
£5
Thursday 18/04
£5
Friday 19/04
£6
Saturday 20/04
£5
Sunday 21/04
£6
Monday 22/04
£10
Tuesday 23/04
£6
Wednesday 24/04
£5
Thursday 25/04
£3
Friday 26/04
£3
Saturday 27/04
£3
Sunday 28/04
£6
Monday 29/04
£5
Tuesday 30/04
£5
Wednesday 01/05
£5
Thursday 02/05
£3
Friday 03/05
£3
Saturday 04/05
£3
Sunday 05/05
£3
Monday 06/05
£3
Tuesday 07/05
£5
Wednesday 08/05
£6
Thursday 09/05
£3
Friday 10/05
£6
Saturday 11/05
£6
Sunday 12/05

The cheapest time to travel from London to Reading

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from London to Reading, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from £3, Monday is the cheapest day for a coach from London to Reading. Tuesday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from £6.
Afternoon is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from London to Reading, with £3. Evening is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from £6.

How to save money travelling from London to Reading

Travel can be expensive, but it doesn't need to be! Do you want to avoid paying a terrible price for your trip? Then follow these quick steps to save money:

Book the ticket from London to Reading in advance! The earlier you book, the cheaper usually the price is. Also, you will be sure to have a place on the coach from London to Reading, compared instead if you buy it at the last moment, or directly at the station.

If you can, avoid travelling at peak times. Instead of weekend, try travelling during the week. Travelling in the evening or at night it’s also cheaper, and later coaches from London to Reading are also emptier.

Beloved coach companies from London to Reading

These are the most booked bus companies between London to Reading from our users.

All bus stations and stops in London and Reading

In the map below you can see, where to find all bus stations in London and Reading.

Service and Comfort on the bus from London to Reading

Want to know which seat classes are available on the coaches from London to Reading? Or which bus companies serve the route London - Reading? Below you´ll find answers to your questions.

FAQs about the London to Reading bus

How much does a London Reading coach trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and travel time. The cheapest ticket for the London Reading bus trip is available from £3 and takes 1h 35m. Compare offers and save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from London to Reading?

This connection is offered by 2 companies with ticket prices ranging from £3 to £16. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as soon as possible to ensure you’ll get the cheapest bus trip to Reading.

How many connections are available for the London Reading route on average every day?

Each day, the bus route from London to Reading is offered by roughly 11 busses. By using our search, you can compare bus schedules and find your ideal trip.

How long does a bus to Reading from London take?

The quickest coach from London to Reading is provided by National Express and takes 1h 10m. Coach tickets for this connection cost £16. However, keep in mind that the connection can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from London to Reading?

The earliest bus to Reading departs from London at 08:30. In this context, information about departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last coach from London to Reading?

The latest bus to Reading departs from London at 23:30. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies serve the London Reading route?

Passengers looking to travel from London to Reading can travel with National Express and megabus. Compare all available bus tickets with our search to book the trip that works best for you.

Is there a direct bus between London and Reading?

You can check all the direct connections between London and Reading by using our search and looking at the Changes section in our filters. These are some of the companies which offer a direct bus: National Express and megabus.

What can I take with me on the bus to Reading from London?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the bus for the London Reading bus route free of charge. Simply use our search to find a coach that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the London Reading bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make travelling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from London to Reading on your planned travel date.

Available seat classes which are offered on the bus route London to Reading

Economy
Economy

The cheapest option available for your ticket, it usually comes with reclinable seats and AC.

Alternate transport types from London to Reading

Did not find the right bus? Here is a selection of alternate transport types from the schedule from London to Reading for the next days.

Cheap train tickets from London to Reading

Here is a selection of the cheapest trains from the schedule from London to Reading for the next days.
  • South Western Railway
    1h 19m
    00:20
    London
    Waterloo
    01:39
    Reading
    Central Station
    South Western Railway
    Economy
    from £17
  • Great Western Railway (GWR)
    1h 1m
    06:38
    London
    Paddington
    07:39
    Reading
    West
    Great Western Railway (GWR)
    Economy
    from £24
  • TfL Rail
    1h 22m
    06:46
    London
    Paddington
    08:08
    Reading
    West
    TfL Rail
    Economy
    from £24
  • Great Western Railway (GWR)
    0h 46m
    05:53
    London
    Paddington
    06:39
    Reading
    West
    Great Western Railway (GWR)
    First Class
    from £52

Cheap carpooling from London to Reading

Here is a selection of the cheapest carpooling offers from the schedule from London to Reading for the next days.
  • BlaBlaCar
    2h 20m
    06:00
    London
    08:20
    Reading
    BlaBlaCar
    Economy
    from £24

More bus routes from London and Reading

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from London and from Reading. Simply click on the connection of your choice, and you’ll find all the details about your bus route!

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