How to travel from Slough to Reading

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from Slough to Reading

How to get from Slough to Reading by train or bus.

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The best way to travel from Slough to Reading is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

National Express
Slough, Wellington Street
1 transfer
National Express
Slough, Wellington Street
1 transfer
National Express
Slough, Wellington Street
1 transfer
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National Express
Slough, Wellington Street
1 transfer
National Express
Slough, Wellington Street
1 transfer
National Express
Slough, Wellington Street
1 transfer

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Travel Information to Reading from Slough

distanceDistance16 miles (26 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$8 - $21
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $8 (€7) • 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $8 (€7) • 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Tfl Rail

Take a train or bus to travel 16 miles (26 km) from Slough to Reading. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Tfl Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Slough to Reading.

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FAQs: Travel from Slough to Reading

FAQs: Travel 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 Slough to Reading.

There are 2 options to travel from Slough to Reading including taking a train or bus.

The cheapest way to travel to Reading from Slough is a train with an average price of $8 (€7).

This is compared to other travel options from Slough to Reading:

A train is $13 (€11) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Slough to Reading costing on average $21 (€18).

The quickest way to travel to Reading from Slough is by train, which takes on average 10 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

Bus takes 1 h 40 min on average.

You should expect to travel around 16 miles (26 km) between Slough and Reading.

The average frequency per day from Slough to Reading is:

  • Around 23 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Slough, Salt Hill Three Tuns and arrive in Reading, Station Road (Stop SD).
  • Most travelers board their train from Slough and arrive in Reading.

The following travel companies offer services from Slough to Reading:

  • Travel with National Express for buses to Reading. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Slough to Reading tickets on Omio for $21 (€18).
  • Tfl Rail or Great Western Rail can take you to Reading by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Great Western Rail from Slough to Reading for $8 (€7).

Yes, there are direct services available from Slough to Reading with the following travel companies:

  • Direct trains with Tfl Rail or Great Western Rail with 23 direct trains per day.

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

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

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