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Berkshire & The Thames Valley

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Welcome to First Bus Berkshire & The Thames Valley

Welcome to First Bus, your local service helping you to get round Berkshire & The Thames Valley as cheaply and as easily as possible!

With 9 bus services operating around the region, we can help you see some of the area’s spectacular sights. Whether you want to shop 'til you drop in High Wycombe, or stop by some of the country's finest Royal connections in Windsor, you can find more with easier local bus travel from First.

Getting to your flight from Berkshire has never been easier, and our Heathrow services promise to give you the perfect start to your holiday. Passengers travelling via Reading Railway Station can use RailAir, the non-stop coach service, and if you’re travelling from Slough you can hop on the 7, operating a 24-hour bus service. We also pride ourselves on our fast and efficient X74 bus service, getting you from Slough to High Wycombe in the fastest way possible.

Helping you get around the region as easily as possible

From online tickets to timetables and route maps, we have a vast amount of resources to help you get around as easily as possible. First Bus operate 9 routes, running regularly throughout Berkshire & The Thames Valley, meaning there is always a bus ready to take you where you need to go. Above, you can find information regarding Berkshire & The Thames Valley buses including timetables, prices and use our journey planner to ensure a smooth ride.

Enjoy the journey.

About us

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First in Berkshire & The Thames Valley carries over 7 million passengers each year on a network of local and inter-urban bus routes serving Maidenhead, Reading, Slough and Windsor.


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PLUSBUS is a bus ticket that you buy with your train ticket.

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High Wycombe High Wycombe is a great destination for shopping and eating out.

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Private Hire

Yellow School Buses First operates 55/60 seat fully seat-belted school buses for hire.

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