Cheap bus tickets from Reading to Bristolfrom $4.99
Our Safety Measures
On this page
Rides:Reading Bristol (02/07/2023)
Bus stations and stops in Reading
Reading (Mereoak Park and Ride)
RG7 1JL Reading
Bus stations and stops in Bristol
Bristol (Bond Street North)
BS1 3LQ, Bristol
Bristol (Bond Street South)
BS1 3LZ Bristol
Bristol Uni of West England
Frequently asked questions
How long does it take to get from Reading to Bristol by bus?
What is the distance between Reading and Bristol?
How much is the bus ticket between Reading and Bristol?
What route does the bus from Reading to Bristol take?
How can I pay for the bus from Reading to Bristol?
Where can I see if my bus from Reading to Bristol is on time?
Find the cheapest buses from Reading to Bristol
Getting from Reading to Bristol is cheap and easy when you travel with FlixBus. The two cities are 78 miles apart and traveling between the two takes as fast as 1 hour 20 minutes.
FlixBus tickets are always good value, but you can save even more money by booking online in advance. Book on the website or our FlixBus App in minutes, then simply use your phone as your ticket to board the bus.
Bus tickets between Reading and Bristol cost $6.24 on average, but you can get tickets for as low as $4.99 if you book in advance and/or outside of busy travel times, like weekends and holidays.
We have a large network of 200 destinations, so you can trust us to take you from your desired departure city to your destination in comfort and style - all for great value.
Traveling from Reading to Bristol
It's easy to get from Reading to Bristol with FlixBus, with 4 direct buses per day.
The journey from Reading to Bristol has only one stop in between. It can take a minimum time of 1 hour 20 minutes.
Bus travel is the most environmentally friendly way to travel long distances and we're working to make it even greener with high environmental standards across our fleet of buses, the use of alternative drive and fuel technologies, and the option for all passengers to offset their carbon emissions at the point of buying a ticket.
The average cost of bus travel between Reading and Bristol is $6.24, which makes bus travel far cheaper than any other method.
Taking the bus from Reading
Traveling from Reading and not familiar with it? Here's everything you need to know.
Reading is a transport hub with 1 bus station(s); the 6 connections departing from Reading every day take travelers both within the state and further afield.
Arriving in Bristol
Traveling to Bristol for the first time? Here's what you need to know:
Bristol is very well connected to other destinations on the FlixBus network, with 12 connections arriving in one of the 3 bus station(s) of the city, giving you easy access to all corners of the country.
What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from Reading to Bristol
Getting from Reading to Bristol aboard a FlixBus bus means traveling in comfort and style, with all the services you need to keep you occupied. Most of our buses include free Wi-Fi onboard, an entertainment system, toilets and power outlets.
You can bring one carry-on and one check-in piece of luggage per passenger, so even if you're taking a long trip, you don't need to worry about traveling light.
All ticket holders are guaranteed a seat on our buses but if you want to reserve a seat, you can do so at the time of booking. Choose from a classic seat, table seat, panorama seat or extra seat.
Just book online or on our FlixBus App when purchasing your ticket using any of our available payment methods.
Discover more popular bus connections
- Reading - London
- London - Reading
- Reading - Bristol
- Bristol - Reading
- Plymouth - Reading
- Reading - Plymouth
- Exeter - Reading
- Reading - Exeter
- London - Bristol
- Bristol - London
- Bristol - Heathrow Airport
- Cardiff - Bristol
- Bristol - Cardiff
- Heathrow Airport - Bristol
- Bristol - Leeds
- Leeds - Bristol
- Bristol - Birmingham
- Birmingham - Bristol
- Swansea - Bristol
- Exeter - Bristol
- Bristol - Plymouth
- Plymouth - Bristol
- Bristol - Exeter
- Bristol - Reading
- Reading - Bristol
- Bristol - Sheffield
- Sheffield - Bristol
- Bristol - Swansea
Onboard services are subject to availability