We will be closed for all non-essential services for the Christmas and New Year period. Find out more on our Christmas information page.

Fire safety advice for residents living in high-rise buildings also see information for Fire Safety in Reading Residential Tower Blocks

Buses

The main bus operators in the Reading area:

  • Reading Buses - Reading Buses is the main bus operator serving Reading borough and the surrounding areas, including services to Newbury, Wokingham, Bracknell and the Winnersh Triangle and Mereoak Park & Rides
  • First Berkshire - First Berkshire operates the Railair coach to Heathrow
  • Arriva South East - Arriva run buses from Reading to Henley and High Wycombe
  • Thames Travel - Thames Travel operate services to Whitchurch-on-Thames via Route 143 and Wallingford and Oxford via X39 and X40
  • Stagecoach - Stagecoach serves villages south of Reading to Aldershot on Routes 7/8
  • Courtney Buses - Courtney Buses serve Twyford and Wokingham

For coach services from Mereoak P&R coach stop, see the National Express website.

For help with travel plans, including bus times, you can use the Traveline website.

The Bus Network Map is available for download from the Reading Buses website, including contact details for the individual operators. 

Bus passes

Park and ride

School buses

School buses run by Reading Buses

Help with school transport costs

 

 

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