How to travel from Glasgow to Reading

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Travel Information between Glasgow and Reading

distanceDistance332 miles (535 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$68 - $151
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $68 (€66) • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $68 (€66) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, easyJet or Cross Country

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 332 miles (535 km) from Glasgow to Reading. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $68 (€66). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express, easyJet or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Glasgow to Reading.

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You can travel from Glasgow to Reading 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Reading from Glasgow is by taking a flight, which costs on average $68 (€66).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Reading:

Taking a flight is about $13 (€12) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $81 (€78) for this route.

Taking a flight is usually $83 (€79) less than taking a train to Reading, which costs on average $151 (€145) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel to Reading from Glasgow is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Reading by bus can take on average 12 h 5 min.

In comparison, getting to Reading by train can take on average 5 h 45 min.

The Glasgow to Reading distance is around 332 miles (535 km).

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Reading is:

  • Around 2 buses per day.
  • 14 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Glasgow and Reading as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Glasgow to Reading:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading).
  • Most travelers catch their train from Glasgow Central and arrive in Reading.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Glasgow to Reading:

  • You can travel from Glasgow to Reading by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $81 (€78) with National Express from Glasgow to Reading.
  • You can take a flight from Glasgow to Reading with easyJet. Cheap tickets can be found for $68 (€66) with easyJet from Glasgow to Reading.
  • You can go to Reading from Glasgow by train with Cross Country. You'll see cheap train tickets for $151 (€145) with Cross Country from Glasgow to Reading on Omio.

Yes, there are direct routes from Glasgow to Reading with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by bus with.
  • You can book a direct flight with easyJet or British Airways.
  • You can take a direct train with.

Direct services to Reading tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

Looking to extend your trip from Glasgow to Reading? Many Omio customers who go from Glasgow to Reading usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Luton or Stansted. If you're looking to explore London, Luton or Stansted from Reading, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before traveling from Glasgow to Reading, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $81 (€78) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this journey is costing $68 (€66) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $151 (€145) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Glasgow to Reading tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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