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Planning to travel from Bournemouth to Reading? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Bournemouth to Reading by bus?

The cheapest bus tickets from Bournemouth to Reading cost £ 14.70. On average, you can expect to spend around £ 34.76 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Bournemouth to Reading.

Bournemouth to Reading by bus

Best price £ 14.70
Journey duration 5 h 10 min
Connections per day 4
First departure 07:30
Last departure 18:15
Distance 64.6 mi

Route Summary by Bus

Connections
4
Carriers
1
Minimum price
£ 14.70
Maximum price
£ 50.73

Bournemouth - Reading

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Best prices for the month

National Express-logo
National Express
1 change
Duration: 5 h 55 min
Bournemouth Bus Station - Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride
16:00 - 21:55
£ 25.26
National Express-logo
National Express
1 change
Duration: 5 h 5 min
Bournemouth Bus Station - Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride
07:20 - 12:25
£ 32.46
National Express-logo
National Express
1 change
Duration: 5 h 5 min
Bournemouth Bus Station - Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride
18:15 - 23:20
£ 38.58
National Express-logo
National Express
1 change
Duration: 4 h 40 min
Bournemouth Bus Station - Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride
08:20 - 13:00
£ 48.68

How long does the journey from Bournemouth to Reading take by bus?

The distance between Bournemouth and Reading is around 64.6 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 5 h 10 min. However, the fastest routes between Bournemouth and Reading take 4 h 15 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the first and last departures from Bournemouth to Reading?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Bournemouth to Reading, which usually leaves at 07:30. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 18:15. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many journeys from Bournemouth to Reading take place each day?

If you want to get from Bournemouth to Reading, you can travel with providers such as National Express. You will find a maximum number of 4 departures per day. On average, there are 4 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are direct journeys between Bournemouth and Reading. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 4 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.

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