The bus service has recently been cut back, no longer going to Crays Pond or Woodcote, and instead of being direct, the return route is via Upper Basildon, except for the last bus of the day, but you must tell the driver you want to come to Whitchurch Hill
The service normally runs over the toll bridge, then via Pangbourne and past Tilehurst Station to Reading Station. It returns with a detour through Upper Basildon.
It runs Monday to Friday only
It departs from the Sun Inn at 7.57,, 9.57,184.108.40.206 and 16.27 and returns from outside the back entrance to Marks and Spencers at 9.00,10.40,13.00,15.30 and 17.20. It also picks up at Reading Cheapside Stop CZ 3 minutes after the station time. On the return service at 17.20 tell the driver if your destination is Whitchurch Hill
The current timetable 143 Bus Timetable from July 2016
As the County Council has withdrawn its support to this local service, Goring Heath Parish Council together with Whitchurch on Thames will support it on a Monday to Friday basis, ie no Saturday service.
If you are over a certain age, you get free bus travel. Apply on line via this link to the County Council web site https://www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/cms/public-site/bus-passes