Download the Reading Buses app

Download the Reading Buses app

Features to get from A - B

Mobile tickets

Buy mobile tickets securely with a debit/credit card and scan when boarding – no more searching for cash! You will need internet access to buy and activate your ticket, and you will need to check in with internet access on the app every three days when using period tickets to keep them active.

Mobile ticket prices

Contactless journeys

View the journeys you have made using your contactless cards and a breakdown of charges and savings.


Save your regular journeys and bus stops (with live times) and find them on one convenient menu.

Plan your journey

Work out your daily commute or tomorrow’s trip to the shops. With over 11,000 locations to search for, there’s plenty to keep you busy.


It took some doing, but we’ve squeezed all of the routes and times into the palm of your hand!

Live Buses and Real Time Departures

Browse and view buses and stops on the map, explore upcoming departures, or check out the routes from a stop to see where you could travel next.

Discover your fare

Find the fare for the journeys you are planning whether you want to buy a mobile ticket in advance or pay on the bus.

Service updates

No one likes disruptions to their journey, but now you’ll be able to keep up to date with service changes directly inside the app.