|Distance||159 miles (256 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£19 - £83|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £19 • 11 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £83 • 3 h 24 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Avanti West Coast|
Travel 159 miles (256 km) by coach or train between Liverpool and Reading. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 24 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £19. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Liverpool to Reading.
There are 2 ways that you can travel from Liverpool to Reading. You can take a coach or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Liverpool to Reading, which costs on average £19.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Reading:
A coach journey is usually £64 less than a journey to Reading by train, which costs on average £83 for the same trip.
The fastest way from Liverpool to Reading is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 24 min.
Other travel options to Reading from Liverpool can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Reading by coach can take on average 11 h 15 min.
You should expect to travel around 159 miles (256 km) from Liverpool to Reading.
The average frequency per day from Liverpool to Reading is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Liverpool to Reading as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Liverpool to Reading:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Liverpool to Reading, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available between Liverpool and Reading with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Reading as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Liverpool to Reading.
Before travelling from Liverpool to Reading, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Liverpool to Reading tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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