• A Reading PLUSBUS ticket gives you unlimited bus travel on nearly all bus services, around the whole urban area of Reading, including Woodley, as shown by the travel map (below).

  • Interchange stations

    Reading (Station Approach), Reading West (Oxford Road).

    Day prices:

    • Adult: £3.00
    • Child: £1.50
    • Railcard holder: £2.00

  • Season prices:

    Adult Price / Day
    7-days £15.00 £3.00
    Month £55.00 £2.75
    3-Months £150.00 £2.50
    Year £550.00 £2.29
    Child discount: half adult season ticket prices.
  • Travel maps:

    Click on the images (below) to see the area in which you can travel with a PLUSBUS ticket.

    Interactive Street map

    Shows roads, bus stops & bus departures

    Zone diagram (PDF)

    Shows main destinations.

  • Participating operators:

    Reading Buses (including: 'Fasttrack', 'Greenwave', & Night Bus services), Arriva, StagecoachThames Travel.

    Click on the operator names to view route maps and timetables.


    Overnight Buses:

    A Reading PLUSBUS ticket is valid for overnight travel on 24-hour routes 17 (Tilehurst - Reading - Wokingham Road) and 21 (Reading Stn - University of Reading - Lower Earley).

  • Excluded Services (of participating operators):

    Football special shuttle service F1.
  • To plan local journeys:
  • Local attractions:

    Cole Museum of Zoology
    Museum of English Rural Life
    Teamworks Karting Reading

    Reading University is in the Reading PLUSBUS travel zone.


  • Buy online from:

    CrossCountry Trains or Great Western Railway or South West Trains or any rail ticket retailing website.

  • Destination code:

    READING+BUS (J823).