Bus Travel in Reading

An energetic town embracing work and play

The vibrant university town of Reading embraces both work and play. An important location in medieval times, it played a key part in the English Civil Wars and the Industrial Revolution.  Home to a number of major insurance and technology companies, Reading has become a hub for commuters outside of London. The town also contains a great mix of bustling shopping centres such as The Oracle Shopping Centre, lively bars and quiet riverside walks along the Thames and Kennet.

Our popular 800 and 850 bus routes connect Reading with High Wycombe, passing through the tourist destinations of Marlow and Henley-on-Thames. So whether you're a commuter or a visitor, take the bus for a hassle-free way to travel to and from Reading.

Bus services in Reading

Below are some of our more popular routes - to find your bus route in this area, please use the journey planner here  

Zone maps

Take a look at our zone maps showing bus routes and ticket zone boundaries:

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