Boxing Day football buses

7 months ago Fri 13th Dec 2019

The Royals are at home once again on Boxing Day after an absence of a couple of years. They play host to QPR who are currently mid-table in the championship.

As you will all have heard, the kick off time has been moved to accommodate the television schedules - which put the time outside of when we normally run buses on Boxing Day! The great news is that we have come to an agreement with Reading FC to run the football buses past our normal finish times.

what are the times?

As the kick off is 7.30pm which is not a standard time, we have provided the summary timetables for each service below. The buses should depart 30 minutes earlier than for an 8pm kick off.

service destination timetable
F1 town centre shuttle click here for the timetable
F2 Shinfield Park park & ride click here for the timetable
F10 Sonning Common click here for the timetable
F11 Emmer Green click here for the timetable
F12 Emmer Green & Caversham click here for the timetable
F13 Caversham Park click here for the timetable
F14 Henley-on-Thames click here for the timetable
F20 Newbury click here for the timetable
F21 Norcot click here for the timetable
F22 Tilehurst click here for the timetable
F23 Theale & Pangbourne click here for the timetable
F24 Purley click here for the timetable
F30 Twyford click here for the timetable
F31 Woodley Airfield click here for the timetable
F32 Woodley click here for the timetable
F33 Lower Earley click here for the timetable

The park & ride at Mereoak, will also see the 60f running for the match as well. 

fares

The even better news for fans is that it is normal fares this Boxing Day!

We normally apply a £1 supplement on Boxing Day to cover our increased costs, but Reading FC's principal sponsor have agreed to cover this on all fares, meaning you only pay the normal ticket price. 

Click here for the full information on football bus fares

Remember, our buses are exact fare only, but we do take contactless payment!