Reading vs Cardiff City

1 week ago Thu 4th Aug 2022

After a tough first match with Brighton clinching victory with a 1-0 win, the Royals will be hoping to get points on the board with their first home match against Cardiff City this weekend. Cardiff started their season with a 1-0 win so will be full of confidence coming into the fixture.

buses to the match 

We will be running all buses to the match except the F11, F13, F22, F24, F31 and F32 – please click here for more information on this and alternative services you can travel on.

For maps and timetables for all our football services, please click here.   

For supporters whose football buses are not running, there will be a new 'special football day' ticket allowing you to travel on our main bus routes then transferring to the F1 at Reading Station for no additional charge. These tickets are priced £4.20 for adults and £2.90 for Boost customers. Please make sure you ask for the special football day ticket to ensure you get the correct ticket to allow transfer onto the F1.


Below is how much it costs to get on the F1 shuttle from Reading Station - exact fare is required, but we do accept contactless payment on board. For a list of fares on other football buses, please click here.

Reading Station to the Stadium - F1 shuttle 


 single fare 








Concessionary passes are not valid on football buses except in certain areas - pass holders can buy a return for £1.50 on the F1 or £2 on the F2 and F3 on production of a valid concessionary pass. You can check the concessionary fares here.