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Bus Canterbury to Reading: Times, Prices and Tickets Starting from £ 21.22


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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Canterbury to Reading?

When you're traveling from Canterbury to Reading, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 25.56. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 21.22, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Canterbury to Reading by bus

Best price £ 21.22
Journey duration 5 h 3 min
Connections per day 3
First departure 07:15
Last departure 17:15
Distance 89.5 mi

Route Summary by Bus

Minimum price
£ 21.22
Maximum price
£ 33.16

Canterbury - Reading


Best prices for the month

National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 6 h 5 min
Canterbury Bus Station - Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride
17:15 - 23:20
£ 21.22
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 5 h 10 min
Canterbury Bus Station - Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride
07:15 - 12:25
£ 22.29
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 3 h 55 min
Canterbury Bus Station - Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride
09:05 - 13:00
£ 33.16

How long will it take me to travel from Canterbury to Reading by bus?

The distance between Canterbury and Reading is around 89.5 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 3 min. However, the fastest routes between Canterbury and Reading take 3 h 55 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 Canterbury to Reading?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Canterbury to Reading leaving at 07:15. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 17:15.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

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

If you want to get from Canterbury to Reading, you can travel with providers such as National Express. You will find a maximum number of 3 departures per day. On average, there are 3 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 Canterbury and Reading. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 3 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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