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Early Bird

Early Bird tickets can be purchased a minimum of 2 calendar months in advance.

These tickets are non-refundable. However, amendments to travel dates are permissible so long as at least 3 days prior notice to the booked travel date is provided and the change does not contravene the 2 months in advance requirement. Contact details are printed on your e-ticket.

Please note that Railcard discounts are not available with Early Bird tickets.

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NEW - mTicketing is here!

We are pleased to announce the introduction of mTicketing for RailAir customers.  If you have an iPhone or a smart phone with Android operating system then you can download the App and start purchasing tickets. 

From 24 November, railcard discounted tickets are available on the App and you can also purchase mTickets for 2 adults travelling together.

Monthly season tickets are available electronically as well as a 10-journey Carnet ticket. Simply search for the FirstBus mTickets App in the App store or Google Play. As a special introductory offer, we've reduced the price of mTickets compared with our standard ticket prices.

Please see our FAQ page for more information.


Welcome to RailAir

RailAir is the dedicated non-stop coach service that links Reading station with Heathrow Airport. You do not need to be travelling by train to take advantage of the service. Tickets for the coach journey can be purchased at Reading or Heathrow.

Terminal 4

Find out more information about travelling to Terminal 4 here

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Where to board

Find out more information about where to board your coach here

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Group Travel

Travelling in a group? Discounts are available for groups of 8 or more.

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