The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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5 h 29 m
5 h 35 m
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It's difficult to get from Nottingham to Reading without transferring at least once.
|Distance||103 miles (166 km)|
|Average bus duration||5 h 15 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$78 (€76)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus companies||National Express, Flixbus or Megabus UK|
Buses from Nottingham to Reading cover the 103 miles (166 km) long route taking on average 5 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express, Flixbus or Megabus UK. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $13 (€12), but the average price of bus tickets is $78 (€76). Travelers depart most frequently from Nottingham and arrive in Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading).
Travel to Reading from Nottingham from $13 (€12) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus and National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus from Nottingham to Reading, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
There are a few bus stations in Nottingham to start your route from including Nottingham, Crown Court (stop C11), Nottingham, Queens Medical Centre and Nottingham, Beeston Centre Tram stop. In Reading you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading), Reading, RBH Main Entrance and Reading, Station Road (Stop SD).
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Nottingham and arrive in Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading).
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Nottingham and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Reading most often arrive at Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading) and need to travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from this bus station to the city center.
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