There are many bus services running to and from the University of Reading, the Halls of Residences and all around Reading. The Reading buses are easy to recognise with their unique colour coded routes and timetables.
The number 20 and 21 buses come from Reading station/town centre and onto campus, in front of Whiteknights House. They run every 10 minutes and go on to ASDA Supermarket in Lower Earley.
The Reading Buses claret 21 bus route, which serves the University campus, runs 24 hours a day and makes getting back to your Hall of Residence safe and convenient after a night out socialising.
You can pick up local bus timetables from RUSU Reception or you can find out complete route details and fare prices on the Reading buses website.
Discounted Bus Travel
Reading buses offer a simplyUni bus card, which can offer you unlimited bus travel during a university term or throughout the year at a highly discounted rate.
For those of you that don’t wish to purchase a simplyUni card, single fares are available from the driver. Alternatively, for occasional travel there is the boostsaver10, which provides 10 discounted single journeys anytime and can be topped up when needed.