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Public Transport details for Reading Borough council


This website has information about bus/coach/rail services in the Reading Borough council area, as well as most of the rest of Great Britain and Ireland. There are also links to other on-line transport information.  
The council's own website (which is poor for transport information) is available here (Telephone 0118 9390900).
PLEASE NOTE: THIS SITE IS NOT CONNECTED WITH THIS ORGANISATION IN ANY WAY.
 
Bus and Coach Transport information
This website contains details of 293 bus and 1 coach services that run within Reading Borough council's area. Details also available of 4 bus/coach operators that are based here and 19 companies that operate the local public transport services.
    To book coach tickets in this area, click here. A web site covering the local bus services is available here.

Rail transport information
This website contains details of 46 train services that run within Reading Borough council's area.
    To book train tickets in this area, click here.

Other Public Transport information
There appear to be 1042 bus stops or bus/coach/rail stations in this area. A file that can be used in Google Earth for these points is also available on the same site. Public transport information provision is fair in this area. Last reviewed 2003. (Explanation)

Hospitals served by public transport in this area:
  Reading, Royal Berkshire Hospital
  Reading, Oxford Road Battle Hospital
  Reading, Prospect Park Dellwood Hospital



Supermarkets served by public transport in this area:
  Reading, Kings Meadow Tesco


Other information
The site also has a general map of the Thames Valley and Wiltshire region here, details of surrounding counties is here and a list of 90 local cities, towns and villages. A Google Earth file for these is available here, see the Google Earth details below to find out how to use this file. Details of accomodation in this area is available here.

Long distance walks in this area:
  KENNET AND AVON CANAL
  Thames Path


 
TOTAL BUS/COACH/TRAIN JOURNEYS
  (...Explanation ?)
Approx
Monday-Friday
journeys/day
1911 
 
Approx Schoolday
only journeys/day
48 
 
Approx Saturday journeys1323 (69%) 
 
Approx Sunday journeys460 (24%) 
 
Services without
information
10 
 
 
 
Google Earth map for Reading Borough council area

If you have the Google Earth client (downloadable for free here) then a Google Earth KML file version of the maps on the right can be found here for bus services, and here for coach/train services. Each service can be clicked on to show start/finish points.
Map of local bus services
Map of local bus services in Reading Borough.
Map of long distance coach and train services
Map of coach/train services from Reading Borough.

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