Cardiff to Reading bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Cardiff to Reading

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Cardiff to Reading is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Megabus
00:453h00
Cardiff
03:45Reading
£171One-way
0 changes
Megabus
00:403h05
Cardiff
03:45Reading
£291One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
02:456h45
Cardiff
09:30Reading
£291One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
18:157h10
Cardiff
01:25Reading
£351One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableCardiff to Reading

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, 25 June
FlixBus
18:157h10
Cardiff
01:25Reading
0 changes
Megabus
00:403h05
Cardiff
03:45Reading
0 changes
Megabus
00:453h00
Cardiff
03:45Reading
0 changes
FlixBus
02:456h45
Cardiff
09:30Reading
0 changes

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Bus times from Cardiff to Reading

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h

Average

5 h

Buses per day

4

Distance

153 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Cardiff for Reading every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Megabus
00:453h00
Cardiff
03:45Reading
£171One-way
0 changes
Megabus
00:403h05
Cardiff
03:45Reading
£291One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
02:456h45
Cardiff
09:30Reading
£291One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
18:157h10
Cardiff
01:25Reading
£351One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Cardiff to Reading

distanceDistance95 miles
durationAverage coach duration6 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£23 (€25)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, FlixBus or National Express

Coaches from Cardiff to Reading cover the 95 miles long trip taking on average 6 h 35 min with our travel partners like Megabus, FlixBus or National Express. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £11, but the average price of coach tickets is £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff, University and arrive in Reading, Bagnall Way / Trooper Potts Way.

Coach companies: Megabus, FlixBus and National Express Cardiff to Reading

Travel from Cardiff to Reading from £11 with Omio’s coach partners Megabus, FlixBus and National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

FlixBus from Cardiff to Reading coach information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 35 min
  • Cheapest Price: £11

FAQs: Cardiff to Reading coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Cardiff to Reading with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Cardiff to Reading.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Cardiff to Reading can start from as little as £11 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Cardiff to Reading is £23; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cardiff to Reading coach travel time is 6 h 35 min   for the 95 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Cardiff to Reading leaves at 05: 45. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Cardiff to Reading leaves at 18: 15.
Yes, there is 1 direct coach a day from Cardiff to Reading with Megabus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
When taking a coach from Cardiff to Reading, you can count on Megabus, FlixBus or National Express for the best way to get you to Reading. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between Cardiff and Reading and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Cardiff, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Cardiff, University, Cardiff, Millennium Stadium and Cardiff, North Rd (Cathays High School). When arriving in Reading, you can end your journey in coach stations like Reading, Bagnall Way / Trooper Potts Way, Reading, Blagrave Street (RailAir Lounge) and Reading, Station North Interchange (Stop NE).

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Cardiff, University, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Reading, Bagnall Way / Trooper Potts Way, located 0.5 miles (848 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff to Reading by coach is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Cardiff to Reading including taking a train or coach.

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