The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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4 h 6 m
4 h 16 m
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Of the 2 buses that leave Cambridge for Reading every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||69 miles (111 km)|
|Average coach duration||4 h 1 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£58 (€65)|
|Coach companies||National Express|
Coaches from Cambridge to Reading cover the 69 miles (111 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 1 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £53, but the average price of coach tickets is £58. Travellers depart most frequently from Cambridge and arrive in Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading).
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National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches 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 traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches 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 Cambridge - Reading coach: 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.
When taking the coach from Cambridge to Reading, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9), Cambridge, Fair Street / Maids Causeway and Cambridge, Jesus College. Your route can end in coach stations such as Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading), Reading, RBH Main Entrance and Reading, Station Road (Stop SD).
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cambridge and arrive in Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading).
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their coaches from Cambridge and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Reading most often arrive at Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading) and need to travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from this coach station to the city centre.
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