How to travel from Watford to Reading

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Travel Information between Watford and Reading

distanceDistance28 miles (45 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$36 - $51
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $36 (€31) • 1 h 33 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $36 (€31) • 1 h 33 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreat Western Rail

Take a train or bus to travel 28 miles (45 km) to Reading from Watford. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Great Western Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Watford to Reading.

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from Watford to Reading

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

Our recommendation
train

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

South Western Railway
05:18AM2h28
Watford
07:46AMReading
$431One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
South Western Railway
05:18AM2h28
Watford
07:46AMReading
$431One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
South Western Railway
05:18AM2h28
Watford
07:46AMReading
$431One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Great Western Railway
12:11AM4h11
Watford
04:22AMReading
$481One-way
0 transfers

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FAQs: Travel from Watford 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 Watford to Reading.
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There are 2 travel options to Reading from Watford. You can take a train or bus.

The cheapest way to travel to Reading from Watford is a train with an average price of $36 (€31).

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

A train is $15 (€13) less than a bus with an average ticket price of $51 (€44) from Watford to Reading.

The quickest way to travel to Reading from Watford is by train, which takes on average 1 h 33 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

Bus takes 3 h 20 min on average.

The distance from Watford to Reading is approximately 28 miles (45 km).

The average frequency per day from Watford to Reading is:

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Watford 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 Watford to Reading:

    • Most travelers take a bus from Watford, Junction to Reading, Blagrave Street (RailAir Lounge).
    • Most travelers board their train from Watford Junction and arrive in Reading.

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

    • You can take a train from Watford to Reading with Great Western Rail or Tube. Cheap tickets can be found for $49 (€42) with Great Western Rail from Watford to Reading.

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

    • You'll find direct trains 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 trip.

    Omio customers who travel from Watford to Reading often also extend their vacation to go to London, Longford, Manchester, Oxford or Birmingham. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Reading and these popular destinations at a great price.

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