Reading to Birmingham bus

Reading - Birmingham bus information

Reading Birmingham bus map

Bus Time 4h39m
Origin Reading, England
Destination Birmingham, England
Distance 81 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £27.90
Bus operators: National Express

All bus services operating from Reading (England) to Birmingham (England) are run by National Express.

We found coaches from €27.90 to travel in the next month. The price of the bus from Reading to Birmingham can more or less vary depending for example of how long in advance you purchase it but you will notice that often, travelling by coach tends to be the least expensive transportation mode.

It will take you on average 4h39m to travel by bus between the two cities. While coach services are often slower than trains or flights, they are almost always the cheapest solution to cover the 81 miles between Reading and Birmingham.

Best prices for bus tickets Reading - Birmingham

from £27.90 MORE 4h39m
Other modes of transport available
Train
from £22.80 MORE 1h33m

Prices calendar to travel between Reading and Birmingham

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Reading to Birmingham by coach, train, carsharing and flights.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Bus times Reading - Birmingham

Leaving today? Here are the next bus services to Birmingham

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
There are no more services available today.
Tomorrow
Reading station
06:00
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
11:00
5h00m National Express
Reading station
07:30
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
12:30
5h00m National Express
Reading station
09:25
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
14:00
4h35m National Express
Reading station
10:40
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
15:15
4h35m National Express
Reading station
12:20
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
16:40
4h20m National Express
Reading station
12:40
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
17:15
4h35m National Express
Reading station
14:00
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
18:45
4h45m National Express
Reading station
15:25
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
19:50
4h25m National Express
Wednesday 08 April
Reading station
06:00
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
11:00
5h00m National Express
Reading station
07:30
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
12:30
5h00m National Express
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The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 bus departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Looking at our data, 8 services are being operated today and 8 tomorrow. The first bus Reading to Birmingham departs at 06:00. The last one leaves at 15:25. Bus operators can change the first and last departure hours depending on the day of the week and if you're travelling during school holidays, bank holidays or for a popular event.

Best time to book a Reading - Birmingham bus

Coach fare depending on when you get your ticket

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£41

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£52

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£52

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£54

Same day

Days before Departure

The price of a ticket for a coach from Reading to Birmingham decreases the earlier you book. The chart above helps you identify the evolution of the price depending how much time in advance you buy your bus. It is based on the best fares found in the past 6 months.

With fares available from £41, we advise you to get your coach 7 days in advance. It may cost you on average 24% less than if you book on the day you're travelling which should cost you around £54. By booking early, you will also make sure that tickets remain available for your trip.

Best prices for your coach from Reading to Birmingham

Gopili compares prices to help you find cheap bus tickets from Reading to Birmingham for the coming days. You can also have a look at the prices for the Birmingham Reading bus to make sure you get a seat for your return journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Reading
station
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£30.90 08/04/2020 09:25 National Express 25 days ago
Reading
station
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£30.90 07/04/2020 15:25 National Express 26 days ago
Reading
station
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£30.90 06/04/2020 15:25 National Express 27 days ago
Reading
station
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£33.90 08/04/2020 15:25 National Express 25 days ago
Reading
station
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£37.00 11/04/2020 15:25 National Express 22 days ago
Reading
station
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£37.00 10/04/2020 15:25 National Express 23 days ago
Reading
station
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£37.00 09/04/2020 09:25 National Express 24 days ago
Reading
station
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£39.00 09/04/2020 12:20 National Express 24 days ago
Reading
station
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£39.00 09/04/2020 12:00 National Express 24 days ago
Reading
station
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£39.00 09/04/2020 12:40 National Express 24 days ago

Best prices found for the next 180 days.

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