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Bus Reading to Heathrow: Trip Overview

19
Daily Buses
4:00 - 23:00
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
£26
Average Ticket Price
Average Bus Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for Reading - Heathrow

3.4 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travellers who booked a bus ticket from Reading to Heathrow

Ratings and Reviews (24)


Anna M.13 March 2020 | 

Expected more but delivered unsatisfactory service. Waited in the cold for 1hr + for my coach to arrive on time but was late.

Debra S.22 November 2019 | 

Easy to book on line Bus arrived and delivered on time, good value, very happy first time customer

Kenneth W.11 November 2019 | 

National Express delivered exactly what they promised. The bus was clean, comortable and on time. The driver was helpful and polite and the whole experience took all the hassle out of driving to and parking at Heathrow, not to mention the costs in doing so yourself. A much more relaxing way of starting a holiday.

Tang L.27 August 2019 | 

The driver is very helpful and friendly

Stephan O.22 August 2019 | 

The driver was very helpful, the bus was for 25minutes due to an accident as we were told, everything was fine.

Lynn M.16 June 2019 | 

Bus stop at lay-bys in Calcot Road needs to have a National Express sign, preferably large, but anything would be better than nothing!

Loraine E.13 May 2019 | 

Your driver was very helpful. We didn’t really speak to him u til the end of the journey but a very nice guy. We wished him well on his upcoming wedding in November Loraine Eyley

Margie P.9 May 2019 | 

It was very good. The driver was courteous and all went well.

Sukjai P.20 April 2019 | 

My book bus has been canceled .My group must to take the next bus

Denise R.8 April 2019 | 

Lovely relaxed journey. Will definitely use National Express again

Sharon M.20 February 2019 | 

It was very good I thought the pick up point Mereoak needed should have a toilet and it’ll place to get a Coffee as when the bus 🚌 s late it’s cold and could do with a warm drink and need of a WC

Andrei C.5 January 2019 | 

40mins late, unacceptable for an airport route.

Su-lise Y.5 January 2019 | 

It was good. Staff was friendly

Ewa K.25 December 2018 | 

Never had worse experience! My coach has never arrived! And it was a Christmas Day! Apparently driver has missed the stop! However no-one has got in touch to let me know that I should stop waiting for a coach! Disaster

Auriane H.28 November 2018 | 

I did not realise that the national express does not leave from Reading coach station so once there was told I needed a new ticket- please highlight in red that this bus leaves from the middle of the highway (M4) and not from town centre.

Tarun Pratap S.5 November 2018 | 

National bus ok but FR201 is not good

Roisin G.20 October 2018 | 

Very hot and uncomfortable journey but was quick

Anthony C.19 October 2018 | 

Very pleasant experience

Alexandria S.19 October 2018 | 

Good transport but bus was 20 minutes late collecting and arrived late at the airport

Natalie Y.13 October 2018 | 

Finding the stop was difficult but my bus journey was decent.

Ian M.28 September 2018 | 

The bus never even turned up, I ended up paying £50 for a taxi to Heathrow. Absolute shambles

Orn J.14 September 2018 | 

The bus was almost an hour behind schedule and I almost missed my plane from Heathrow due to that. Won’t take the bus again

Liselotte A.6 August 2018 | 

The bus took a 45 minute break as there were not replacement driver which made the bus journey almost an hour late to Heathrow. It was close that I missed my flight. This could have been avoided. It is very bad practice!

Robert I.16 April 2018 | 

Go me to where I wanted to go

Bus companies on this route

United Kingdom Bus Companies: BlaBlaBus, ALSA, FlixBus, Alianza Bus S.L.U., MarinoBus, Sinbad

Reading to Heathrow buses

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Bus Companies

Reading to Heathrow bus tickets are provided by National Express.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from Reading, the trip starts at Mereoak P&R, Bath Road, Calcot, Mereoak P&R, Festival (Early entry package), Festival (Travel only), Rail Station, Reading, Royal Berkshire Hospital or Station North Interchange.

In Heathrow, your bus travel ends at Central Bus Station, LHR Airport T4, LHR Airport Central Bus Station, LHR Airport Compass Centre, Comfort Hotel, Renaissance Hotel, Heathrow, Arora Hotel, Atrium Hotel, Compass Centre, London Heathrow Airport LHR or Crowne Plaza Hotel.

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses19
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures4:00 - 23:00
Minimum Price£7
Average Ticket Price£26
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus companies on this routeNational Express

Reading to Heathrow Route Map

Reading to Heathrow Route Map

Frequently asked questions on the trip Reading - Heathrow

How much does a bus ticket from Reading to Heathrow cost?

The cheapest average bus price from Reading to Heathrow is £26. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Reading to Heathrow is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

How long is the bus ride from Reading to Heathrow?

The average travel time between Reading and Heathrow is around 52m, although the fastest bus will take about 38m. This is the time it takes to travel the 23 miles that separates the two cities.

How many daily bus connections are there between Reading and Heathrow?

The number of buses from Reading to Heathrow can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 19 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Reading to Heathrow by comparing and selecting the bus that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from Reading to Heathrow?

When taking the bus from Reading to Heathrow, you can travel comfortably and safely with National Express.

What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from Reading to Heathrow?

Buses travelling between Reading and Heathrow leave from Mereoak P&R or Bath Road and arrive at Central Bus Station, LHR Airport T4, LHR Airport Central Bus Station.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Reading and Heathrow!

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Reading to Heathrow, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Taking the bus creates the smallest carbon footprint compared to other modes of transport. Not to mention that buses will allow you to discover scenic gems from Reading to Heathrow that are otherwise impossible to come by with a plane.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your bus trip from Reading to Heathrow while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

Did you know there are on average 4,400 intercity bus departures every day in the US only? This number has been growing for 9 years in a row, yay!

The word 'bus' is an abbreviation of 'omnibus" which means 'for all' in Latin as buses were meant to be transportation for everybody.

One of the longest bus route in the world goes all the way from Ontario to Alberta in Canada (with the same bus). This trip is 3,435 km or 2,135 miles long and the price is a bit under $100.

Will you be returning to Reading by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, take a look at buses from Heathrow to Reading.

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