How to travel from Swindon to Reading

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Travel Information between Swindon and Reading

distanceDistance35 miles (57 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range$13 -
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $13 (€11) • 24 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $13 (€11) • 24 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBus or Great Western Rail

Travel 35 miles (57 km) by train to Reading from Swindon. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Bus or Great Western Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Swindon to Reading.

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from Swindon to Reading

How to get from Swindon to Reading by train, bus or flight.

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

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National Express will get you to Reading from Swindon at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Swindon - Reading travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    FAQs: Travel from Swindon 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 Swindon to Reading.

    There are 1 travel options to Reading from Swindon. You can take a train.

    The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Reading is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $13 (€11) compared to other travel options to Reading:

    A train is () less than a bus with an average ticket price of () from Swindon to Reading.

    The fastest way from Swindon to Reading is by train with an average journey time of 24 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Reading that take longer:

    Reading is approximately 35 miles (57 km) away from Swindon.

    The average frequency per day from Swindon to Reading is:

    • Around 25 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Swindon to Reading as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Swindon to Reading:

    • Buses from Swindon to Reading most often leave from Swindon, Bus Station (New Bridge Close) and arrive in Reading, Blagrave Street (RailAir Lounge).
    • Trains most often depart from Swindon at Swindon and arrive in Reading at Reading.

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

    • You can travel between Swindon and Reading by train with Great Western Rail. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $13 (€11) with Great Western Rail from Swindon to Reading.

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

    • Direct train available with 25 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 Swindon and Reading.

    Many of our customers who book a trip from Swindon to Reading often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Longford, Manchester, Oxford or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Swindon and Reading itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Reading and any of these top destinations today!

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