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Bus from Bournemouth to Reading

Book your bus ticket to Reading from Bournemouth today

Duration 3 hours 10 minutes (fastest time)

Departures Up to 2 services per day

Why travel with megabus?

Free Wi-Fi onboard*

Charging points onboard*

Free 20kg luggage allowance

Great value fares

4 million happy customers

* Subject to availability

Bournemouth to Reading bus details

Our route M3 bus stops at 4 stops between Bournemouth and Reading. The bus sets off from Interchange, Stand C and drops you off at Rail Station, North Entrance, Stop NC


Discover the popular destination of Bournemouth. We’re talking gorgeous beaches, bustling town centre and picturesque seaside towns and villages nearby. Plus, you’ll never be short of things to do. Whether it’s a game of mini golf, trip to the beach – or visit to the Oceanarium on the seafront. It’s the perfect spot for a day trip or staycation.


Reading, Calcot - The Megabus stop is situated on the Pincents Lane outside the petrol station. Pincents Lane is the road leading to Sainsbury's approximately 1 mile from Junction12 of the M4.
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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Bournemouth to Reading by bus?

The fastest bus from Bournemouth to Reading takes 3 hours 10 minutes

When is the first bus from Bournemouth to Reading?

The earliest bus from Bournemouth to Reading leaves at 07:20

When is the last bus from Bournemouth to Reading?

The latest bus from Bournemouth to Reading leaves at 17:30

How many daily bus trips are there from Bournemouth to Reading?

Megabus runs up to 2 trips per day from Bournemouth to Reading