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Whizz into Newbury or Reading every 30 minutes

Newbury - Thatcham - Reading

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 We believe in making your journey as pleasant as possible, on jet black you will find free wi-fi so you can make valuable use of your journey time.  

We have some amazing special offers on your jet black bus service.

jet black group

Up to four can travel together on jet black and save! Buy the group ticket from the driver and up to four people (any combination of adults and/or children) can travel on jet black all day.
£15 - before 9am Monday to Friday
£10 - after 9am Monday to Friday, all day weekends and all day school and public holidays.

jet black 7 day

Available from the driver or online as a smartcard. This great ticket gives you seven consecutive days travel on jet black between Thatcham and Reading. 
£18 online or £19 from the driver or the Reading bus shop.

£1.20 single fare offers

Adults or children pay just £1.20 for your bus fare to Calcot Retail Park and £1.20 back again on jet black.  Valid between Greenwood Road and Calcot Sainsbury’s

Alternatively, you can also get from Theale (The Crown) to Calcot Sainsbury’s for just £1.20.

The adult single fare from Theale The Crown to Greenwood Road bus stop, or from central Reading to Calcot Retail park, is £1.90.

There's lots on offer at Calcot Retail Park including Sainsbury's, Next, Boots and Dunelm Mill to name but a few!