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21-22 Market Place, Reading, Berkshire




From Reading station: walk east on Blagrave Street towards Forbury Rd, turn right onto Blagrave St towards Town Hall Square, enter the square keeping St Laurence church on your left-hand side, crossing the road onto Market Place



Follow the M4 to A3290 in Winnersh. Keep right to continue on M4, follow signs for Heathrow Airport/Staines/Hounslow. At junction 10, exit onto A329(M) towards Reading(E). Continue on A3290 to Reading. At the Sutton Road roundabout, take London Road to Sidmouth Street. Turn right onto Queen’s Road and left onto King’s Road. Market Place will be on your right. Please note: this is a one-way red route and will only be accessible for blue badge holders to drop-off.


The nearest car park is Reading Station Car Park, which can be pre-booked. It is located on Station Road.



There is a bus stop just outside the main entrance [‘Marketplace (Stop MA)’] – buses 3, 8, 9, 19a, 21 and 21a depart from here. There is an additional stop [‘Marketplace (Stop MC)’] 40 metres away – buses 5, 6, 6a, 7, 11, 50a, 50b, 52, 52a, 52b, 53, 53a, 53x, 60, 60a, 60b, 60e, 60m, 60x, 62a, 63, 500 and TVP all depart from here.