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Buses from Cardiff to Reading
Take the bus 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 Cardiff to Reading.
FAQs
How much does a cheap coach from Cardiff to Reading cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from Cardiff to Reading to cost as little as £7  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of coach tickets from Cardiff to Reading?
If you’re looking to book your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cardiff to Reading coach price to come in at an average of £9  one way.
What is the distance between Cardiff and Reading by coach?
The Cardiff to Reading coach distance is approximately 95 miles (153 km).
How long does it take from Cardiff to Reading by coach?
The Cardiff to Reading coach duration is on average 4 h, which is to be expected when travelling 95 miles (153 km) between Cardiff and Reading. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
When travelling by coach from Cardiff to Reading, which coach station in Cardiff do I depart from and which coach station in Reading do I arrive in?

When departing from Cardiff, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, University and Cardiff, National Museum (Stop Rg). When arriving in Reading, you can end your journey in coach stations like Reading, Station North Interchange (Stop NE), Reading, Station Road (Stop SD) and Reading, Richfield Ave.

Omio customers book a coach from Cardiff Central   to Reading, Station North Interchange (Stop NE)   most frequently for this route.

Where is the coach station in Cardiff to go to Reading? Where is the coach station in Reading located?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Cardiff Central and travel around 0.2 miles (425 m) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Reading, Station North Interchange (Stop NE) and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (405 m) from the coach station to the city centre in Reading.

When should I buy Cardiff Reading coach tickets to score the best deals?
You can find a coach between Cardiff and Reading to cost on average £9 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Cardiff to Reading coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.