Nottingham to Reading bus

Cheap bus tickets from Nottingham to Reading

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Cheapest

61

Average

83

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.

Cheapest
05:45PMNottingham5h33 11:18PMReading
1 transfer
611One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:00AMNottingham5h34 01:34PMReading
1 transfer
801One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:00AMNottingham5h34 03:34PMReading
1 transfer
801One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:15AMNottingham5h49 11:04AMReading
1 transfer
801One-way
03:35AMNottingham5h29 09:04AMReading
1 transfer
991One-way

Bus schedule from Nottingham to Reading

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, September 30
03:35AMNottingham5h29 09:04AMReading
1 transfer
05:15AMNottingham5h49 11:04AMReading
1 transfer
08:00AMNottingham5h34 01:34PMReading
1 transfer
10:00AMNottingham5h34 03:34PMReading
1 transfer
02:00PMNottingham5h32 07:32PMReading
1 transfer
05:45PMNottingham5h33 11:18PMReading
1 transfer

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Bus times from Nottingham to Reading

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Fastest Journey

5 h 29 m

Average

5 h 35 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

167 km

It's difficult to get from Nottingham to Reading without transferring at least once.

Fastest
03:35AMNottingham5h29 09:04AMReading
1 transfer
991One-way
2nd Fastest
02:00PMNottingham5h32 07:32PMReading
1 transfer
991One-way
05:45PMNottingham5h33 11:18PMReading
1 transfer
611One-way
08:00AMNottingham5h34 01:34PMReading
1 transfer
801One-way
10:00AMNottingham5h34 03:34PMReading
1 transfer
801One-way

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Overview: Bus from Nottingham to Reading

distanceDistance103 miles (166 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$78 (€76)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesNational 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).

Bus companies: FlixBus and National Express from Nottingham to 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.

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National Express

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.

  • Average Price: $13

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.

  • Average Price: $62

Travel Tips: Bus to Reading from Nottingham

Take the bus to Reading easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Nottingham to Reading.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus between Nottingham and Reading for the next 7 days starting from $13 (€12)  one way.
The bus price from Nottingham to Reading is on average $78 (€76)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
The distance from Nottingham to Reading by bus is approximately 103 miles (166 km).
The bus time to Reading from Nottingham is on average 5 h 15 min  for the 103 miles (166 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Nottingham and Reading by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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.

When taking a bus from Nottingham to Reading, you can count on National Express, Flixbus or Megabus UK for the best way to get you to Reading. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Reading from Nottingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
The average number of buses departing Nottingham for Reading is 1 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Nottingham to Reading bus departs at 4: 35 AM   and the last bus from Nottingham to Reading leaves at 7: 00 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Nottingham to Reading on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you book a bus ticket from Nottingham to Reading within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $78 (€76) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from Nottingham to Reading are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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