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Coach Information to Birmingham from Reading

distanceDistance81 miles (130 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£13 (€15)
changesDirect coachYes

Coaches from Reading to Birmingham cover the 81 miles (130 km) long route taking on average 2 h 10 min with our travel partners like. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £12, but the average price of coach tickets is £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

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FAQs
How much do cheap coaches from Reading to Birmingham cost?
Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets to Birmingham from Reading for as low as £12  for the next 7 days.
What is the average price of coach tickets from Reading to Birmingham?
If you’re looking to purchase your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Reading to Birmingham coach price to come in at an average of £13  one way.
How far is it from Reading to Birmingham by coach?
The Reading to Birmingham coach distance is approximately 81 miles (130 km).
How long is the coach to Birmingham from Reading?
On average the coach from Reading to Birmingham duration is 2 h 10 min  for the 81 miles (130 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which coach station in Reading goes to Birmingham? Which coach station do I come into Birmingham from Reading?

When departing from Reading, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Reading, Station North Interchange (Stop NE), Reading, Station Road (Stop SD) and Reading, Richfield Ave. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your journey in coach stations like Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge.

Omio customers book a coach from Reading   to Birmingham, Coach Station   most frequently for this route.

Where is the coach station in Reading? Where is the coach station in Birmingham?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Reading and travel around 0.2 miles (268 m) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Birmingham, Coach Station and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (1 km) from the coach station to the city centre in Birmingham.

Are there any Reading to Birmingham direct coach services?
Yes, you can search for direct coaches from Reading to Birmingham on Omio with Megabus, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your coach ticket.
How far in advance should I book coach tickets between Reading and Birmingham for the best deals?
If you purchase a coach ticket to Birmingham from Reading within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £13 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets from Reading to Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.