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Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Portsmouth to Reading from various bus operators like National Express or megabus for the next days.
today
from £17
tomorrow
Friday
from £26
Saturday
from £14
Sunday
from £19
Monday
from £23
Tuesday

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    4h 35m
    07:30
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    12:05
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £17
  • National Express
    4h 10m
    18:00
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    22:10
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £25
  • National Express
    4h 50m
    14:30
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    19:20
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £26
  • National Express
    4h 45m
    08:30
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    13:15
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £27
  • National Express
    4h 45m
    05:30
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    10:15
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £28

Cheapest bus trips Friday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    4h 15m
    05:30
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    09:45
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £26
  • National Express
    5h 25m
    16:15
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    21:40
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £26
  • National Express
    4h 50m
    08:30
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    13:20
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £29
  • National Express
    5h 5m
    09:30
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    14:35
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £30
  • National Express
    4h 50m
    14:30
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    19:20
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £30

Cheapest bus trips Saturday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    7h 30m
    08:25
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    15:55
    Reading
    Station North Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £14
  • megabus
    7h 50m
    17:05
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    00:55
    Reading
    Central Station
    megabus
    Economy
    £16
  • National Express
    4h 20m
    07:45
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    12:05
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £21
  • National Express
    5h 10m
    16:30
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    21:40
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £28
  • National Express
    5h 40m
    18:15
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    23:55
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £28

Cheapest bus trips Sunday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    4h 20m
    07:45
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    12:05
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £19
  • National Express
    4h 0m
    05:45
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    09:45
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £26
  • National Express
    4h 35m
    08:40
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    13:15
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £29
  • National Express
    5h 10m
    16:30
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    21:40
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £29
  • National Express
    4h 50m
    14:30
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    19:20
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £30

Cheapest bus trips Monday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    4h 35m
    07:30
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    12:05
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £23
  • megabus
    7h 50m
    17:05
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    00:55
    Reading
    Central Station
    megabus
    Economy
    £25
  • National Express
    5h 55m
    18:00
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    23:55
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £26
  • National Express
    5h 25m
    16:15
    Portsmouth
    The Hard Interchange
    21:40
    Reading
    Pincents Lane
    National Express
    Economy
    £28

Frequency of bus connections between Portsmouth and Reading

See here how frequent the connections between Portsmouth and Reading are, during different times and days of the week.
Saturday is the busiest day, with more than 9 daily coaches from Portsmouth to Reading. Wednesday has instead the fewest connections, with only 5 daily coaches between Portsmouth and Reading.
The busiest time of the day is the Morning, with 14 coaches from Portsmouth to Reading, while Evening sees the fewest connections between Portsmouth and Reading, with 5 offers.

Facts about the coach from Portsmouth to Reading

Compare all providers like National Express and megabus that travel daily 7 times by bus from Portsmouth to Reading in one click and book your bus ticket from Portsmouth to Reading starting from £14!

Cheapest Bus £14
Fastest Bus 4h 0m
Earliest Coach 05:30
Latest Coach 18:00
Daily Bus Connections 7 Ø
Distance 71.8 km
Coach Companies National Express and megabus

Cheapest coach tickets from Portsmouth to Reading

Every day, 7 buses from 2 coach companies leave Portsmouth for Reading: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a coach ticket for this route, starting from 12/06/2024 and for the following days.

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Monday 10/06
Tuesday 11/06
Wednesday 12/06
£17
Thursday 13/06
Friday 14/06
£26
Saturday 15/06
£21
Sunday 16/06
£19
Monday 17/06
£23
Tuesday 18/06
Wednesday 19/06
£14
Thursday 20/06
£19
Friday 21/06
£25
Saturday 22/06
£16
Sunday 23/06
£15
Monday 24/06
£14
Tuesday 25/06
Wednesday 26/06
£14
Thursday 27/06
£14
Friday 28/06
Saturday 29/06
£14
Sunday 30/06
£14
Monday 01/07
£15
Tuesday 02/07
Wednesday 03/07
£14
Thursday 04/07
£14
Friday 05/07
Saturday 06/07
£26
Sunday 07/07

The cheapest time to travel from Portsmouth to Reading

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Portsmouth to Reading, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from £14, Saturday is the cheapest day for a coach from Portsmouth to Reading. Friday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from £26.
Morning is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Portsmouth to Reading, with £14. Night is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from £26.

How to save money travelling from Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth to Reading are also emptier.

Beloved coach companies from Portsmouth to Reading

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

All bus stations and stops in Portsmouth and Reading

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

Service and Comfort on the bus from Portsmouth to Reading

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

FAQs about the Portsmouth to Reading bus

How much does a Portsmouth Reading coach trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and travel time. The cheapest ticket for the Portsmouth Reading bus trip is available from £14 and takes 7h 30m. Compare offers and save money!

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

This connection is offered by 2 companies with ticket prices ranging from £14 to £35. 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 Portsmouth Reading route on average every day?

Each day, the bus route from Portsmouth to Reading is offered by roughly 7 busses. By using our search, you can compare bus schedules and find your ideal trip.

How long does a bus to Reading from Portsmouth take?

The quickest coach from Portsmouth to Reading is provided by National Express and takes 4h 0m. Coach tickets for this connection cost £30. However, keep in mind that the connection can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Portsmouth to Reading?

The earliest bus to Reading departs from Portsmouth at 05:30. 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 Portsmouth to Reading?

The latest bus to Reading departs from Portsmouth at 18:00. 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 Portsmouth Reading route?

Passengers looking to travel from Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth and Reading?

You can check all the direct connections between Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth?

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 Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth to Reading on your planned travel date.

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

Economy
Economy

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

More bus routes from Portsmouth and Reading

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from Portsmouth 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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