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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10 h 31 m
10 h 31 m
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Of the 1 buses that leave Edinburgh for Reading every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||322 miles (520 km)|
|Average coach duration||10 h 36 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£80 (€89)|
|Coach frequency||1 a day|
|Coach companies||National Express or Megabus UK|
Coaches from Edinburgh to Reading cover the 322 miles (520 km) long route taking on average 10 h 36 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus UK. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £80, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £80. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading).
For as little as £80 you can travel by coach between Edinburgh and Reading with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
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 Edinburgh - 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 a coach from Edinburgh, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, York Place (Stop YJ). When you arrive in Reading, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading), Reading, RBH Main Entrance and Reading, Station Road (Stop SD).
Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Edinburgh Waverley to Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading).
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city centre of Edinburgh.
The most popular arrival coach station, Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading), is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre of Reading.
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