How to travel from Reading to Croydon

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Travel Information from Reading to Croydon

distanceDistance37 miles (60 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$8 - $29
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $8 (€7) • 3 h 7 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $29 (€27) • 1 h 37 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or South Western Railway

Travel 37 miles (60 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Croydon from Reading. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 37 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $8 (€7). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Megabus or South Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Reading to Croydon.

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

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Croydon is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $8 (€7) compared to other travel options to Croydon:

Taking a bus is usually $21 (€19) less than taking a train to Croydon, which costs on average $29 (€27) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel between Reading and Croydon is by train, which takes on average 1 h 37 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 7 min.

Croydon is approximately 37 miles (60 km) away from Reading.

The average frequency per day from Reading to Croydon is:

  • 3 buses per day.
  • 34 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Reading and Croydon 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 Reading to Croydon:

  • Most travelers catch their train from Reading and arrive in East Croydon.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Reading to Croydon, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Megabus can get you to Croydon by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Megabus from Reading to Croydon for $8 (€7) on Omio.
  • Travel with South Western Railway to go to Croydon by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find South Western Railway Reading to Croydon tickets on Omio for $29 (€27).
Omio customers who travel from Reading to Croydon often also extend their vacation to go to London, Birmingham or Luton. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Croydon and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from Reading to Croydon, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $8 (€7) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $29 (€27) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Reading to Croydon online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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