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Journey Details

Best price £ 25.98
Journey duration 3 h 15 min
Connections per day 5
First departure 07:20
Last departure 17:45
Distance 59 mi

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Reading to Stansted. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much do bus tickets from Reading to Stansted cost?

When you're traveling from Reading to Stansted, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 35.31. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 25.98, 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.

Stations of departure

Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride

Destination stations

London Stansted Airport Coach Station

CO2 emissions for this route

Flight
27.075kg
Train
1.33kg
Bus
6.46kg
Car
4.655kg
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 4 h 7 min
Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride - London Stansted Airport Coach Station
14:15 - 18:22
£ 31.40
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 4 h 2 min
Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride - London Stansted Airport Coach Station
15:50 - 19:52
£ 31.40
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 3 h
Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride - London Stansted Airport Coach Station
07:20 - 10:20
£ 42.47
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 2 h 35 min
Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride - London Stansted Airport Coach Station
10:45 - 13:20
£ 42.47
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 2 h 35 min
Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride - London Stansted Airport Coach Station
17:45 - 20:20
£ 42.47

How long is the journey from Reading to Stansted by bus?

The journey between Reading and Stansted by bus usually takes 3 h 15 min to cover a distance of 59 mi. The shortest journey from Reading to Stansted will take you 2 h 30 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Stansted quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

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

The first journey of the day departs from Reading at 07:20. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 17:45. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Reading and Stansted. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

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

If you want to get from Reading to Stansted, you can travel with providers such as National Express. You will find a maximum number of 5 departures per day. On average, there are 5 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 Reading and Stansted. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 5 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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