How to get there

On Foot from Reading Station

At the station, walk down the new concourse to the Heathrow Airbus exit and cross over the road to Blagrave Street, where you will see The Town Hall on the left.

By train

From London to Reading: trains run from London Paddington to Reading at least every 15 minutes throughout the day and late into the night. The journey takes just 25 minutes if you get a direct train.

From Oxford to Reading: trains run every 15 – 30 minutes and the journey takes 30 minutes.

From Newbury to Reading: trains run every 15 minutes and the journey takes between 20 – 30 minutes

By Car

From the M4, leave the motorway at Junction 11 and head onto the A33 into Reading town centre. Follow signs to the train station and turn into Blagrave Street, which is opposite the Reading Airbus terminal at the station’s side entrance.


Parking is available at The Oracle, Queen’s Road, Garrard Street and Reading Station Car Parks.

Transport Links

There is a coach set-down point on Valpy Street, opposite the Town Hall. Please note it is then necessary to cross Valpy Street to access the entrance at the front of the building.

Staying Over

There are many good hotels near to Reading Town Hall.

  • Reading Museum & Town Hall, Blagrave Street, Reading, Berkshire RG1 1QH
  • 0118 937 3400