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Edinburgh to Reading

Depart date
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How to go from Edinburgh to Reading ?

Trip Edinburgh Reading

Modes of transportplane, carpooling, bus, train
Distance323 mi
Direct lineYes

You're planning a trip from Edinburgh to Reading and like many travellers you are looking for the best and the cheapest mode of transport to travel between Edinburgh Reading? Usually, this is not an easy task and you'll have to browse multiple sites to compare all deals.

On Vivanoda, a unique travel planner that compares and combines flights, trains, carpooling and buses to go to Reading from Edinburgh, you'll save time and money! Fill in the date of your trip to Reading and Vivanoda will display all the transport offers. Refine, filter, sort according to your travel preferences then select the Edinburgh - Reading offer that suits you best.

To travel from Edinburgh, flights, trains, carpooling or buses of First Great Western, National Express, MegaBus, CrossCountry, FlyBE, British Airways, South West Trains and East Coast will carry you to Reading.

If you've already chosen the mode of transport you'd like to travel with, go directly to the dedicated section:

Edinburgh to Reading bus

Departure bus stations in Edinburgh

Remember to arrive at the bus station in Edinburgh at least 15 minutes, or even 30 minutes, before the posted departure time. Then, all you have to do is to validate your ticket with the driver of National Express or MegaBus, to deposit your luggage in the trunk and to find your seat.

  • Edinburgh

Arrival bus stations in Reading

When you arrive in Reading, make sure you don't forget anything at your seat and in the hold.

  • Reading
  • Reading-Calcot

Train Edinburgh to Reading

Is it possible to go directly by train from Edinburgh to Reading?

Yes, the Edinburgh to Reading route is served by a direct train. Be careful, as this may depend on the date of your trip to Reading and there may be fewer direct trains from Edinburgh on certain days. To check prices and availabilities, launch now a search for a Edinburgh-Reading train ticket on Vivanoda.

Intercity train Edinburgh Reading

The intercity trains served the main cities of the route between Edinburgh and Reading with a reduced duration in comparison to regional trains.

Edinburgh Reading railways companies

There is only one rail company for this journey: CrossCountry.
CrossCountry Edinburgh Reading

Departure train stations in Edinburgh

  • Edinburgh Waverley

Arrival train stations in Reading

  • Reading - buses
  • Reading

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Reading

Which airlines operate flights for the Edinburgh Reading trip?

FlyBE, Easyjet, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Ryanair and British Airways carry out a direct flight from Edinburgh to the airport of Reading, United Kingdom.
FlyBE Edinburgh ReadingEasyjet Edinburgh ReadingVirgin Atlantic Airways Edinburgh ReadingRyanair Edinburgh ReadingBritish Airways Edinburgh Reading

Departure airport in Edinburgh

  • EDI Edinburgh

Carpool from Edinburgh to Reading

The practice of carsharing has greatly expanded in the recent years, so you may have a chance to find a Edinburgh-Reading ride. This helps reduce travel costs for both the driver and the passenger, and also reduces the impact on the environment.

The important difference between carsharing and the other modes of transport is that it has not a scheduled timetable. So, you have more probabilities to find Edinburgh-Reading rides five days before your date of travel than three months. Good option for lastminute stay in Reading!

When you book a ride between Edinburgh Reading, you'll set directly with the driver how he can pick you up. You can pay online, so you don't need to give any money to your driver.

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