Bus from Cardiff to Reading

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Facts about the bus from Cardiff to Reading

Cheapest Bus$39.29
Fastest Bus6h 15m
Earliest Bus12:20 PM
Latest Bus12:20 PM
Daily Bus Routes1 Ø
Distance95.0 miles
Bus CompaniesNational Express
Do you want to travel by bus from Cardiff to Reading?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Cardiff and arriving in Reading and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as National Express. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Cardiff Reading bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Cardiff and Reading which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Reading, alternative destinations from Cardiff, and the most popular airport shuttles from Reading.

What are the cheapest buses from Cardiff to Reading you would typically find?

Bus schedules may change. Below, you'll find bus companies that usually provide the bus route Cardiff to Reading but are currently out of service.
  • National Express
    12:20 PM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 6h 15m
    6:35 PM
    Reading - Pincents Lane
    Temporarily not available: last found 10/05/2020

Bus Cardiff to Reading: Further Information

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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Cardiff to Reading and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by National Express at $39.29, whereas the quickest connection takes 6h 15m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
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By the way: For the Cardiff Reading bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
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Bus stops in Cardiff and Reading

Reading (United Kingdom)
Reading (United Kingdom)
Pincents Lane , RG31 Reading (United Kingdom)
Craven Rd , Reading (United Kingdom)
Reading (United Kingdom)
Oxford Rd , Reading (United Kingdom)
Forbury Road , Reading (United Kingdom)
Bagnall Way , Reading (United Kingdom)
Station Road , Reading (United Kingdom)

FAQs about the bus route Cardiff to Reading

How much does a Cardiff Reading bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $39.29 and takes 4h 40m to reach Reading. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Cardiff to Reading?

This route is offered by 1 bus company with a range of ticket prices between $39.29 and $46.16. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Reading.

On average, how many connections are available from Cardiff to Reading each day?

Every day, the Cardiff Reading bus route is served by approximately 1 connection. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Cardiff to Reading take?

The fastest bus from Cardiff to Reading is offered by National Express and takes 6h 15m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $39.29. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Cardiff to Reading?

The earliest bus arriving in Reading from Cardiff starts at 12:20 PM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Cardiff to Reading?

The latest bus trip departing from Cardiff for Reading starts at 12:20 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Cardiff Reading route?

When traveling by bus from Cardiff to Reading, passengers can travel with National Express. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from Cardiff to Reading?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Cardiff to Reading, CheckMyBus currently compares 0 direct bus connections. 

What can I take with me on the Cardiff to Reading bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Cardiff Reading bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Cardiff Reading bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Cardiff to Reading on your planned travel date.

Compare Cardiff and Reading

A cab ride in Cardiff is 53% cheaper than in Reading.
A bus fare in Cardiff is 6% cheaper than in Reading.
A large beer in Cardiff is 15% cheaper than in Reading.
A bottle of water in Cardiff is 31% more expensive than in Reading.
A meal in Cardiff is 31% cheaper than in Reading.

Bus routes from Cardiff and Reading

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