Sainsbury's - Reading, Friar Street

52-55 Friar StreetReadingRG1 1DXBerks,  UK
Today: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

Opening Times Sainsbury's - Reading, Friar Street


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On 8th May 2020 all Sainsbury's stores are operating under normal Friday hours! All Covid 19 exceptions mentioned below apply.

Covid 19

Important information - updated May 2020

Sainsbury’s stores are now open as usual Monday - Sunday. Please note that between 8am and 9am on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, stores will be dedicated to elderly and disabled customers.

Between 7.30am and 8am Monday - Saturday, stores will be open to NHS and Social Care workers upon showing a valid ID.

Sainsbury's - Reading, Friar Street - Opening Hours & Store Details

Sainsbury's Superstore is conveniently positioned at 52-55 Friar Street, about 0.25 miles north-east from the centre of Reading (by Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin, Reading Train Station and Market Place Square). This supermarket mainly serves the customers in the areas of Woodley, Coley, Reading Town Centre, Earley, Coley Park, Battle, Caversham and Caversham Heights. It is open 7:00 am until 9:00 pm today (Thursday). This page includes information for Sainsbury's Reading, Friar Street, including the store hours, place of business info and phone info.

Sainsbury's Superstore occupies an ideal location near the crossroads of Greyfriars Road, West Street and Friar Street, in Reading, Berkshire.

By car

1 minute drive from Merchants Place, Garrard Street, The Forbury and Station Road; a 4 minute drive from Inner Distribution Road, Forbury Road and Vastern Road; and a 6 minute drive from Bath Road or Woodcote Road.

Use RG1 1DX as your postcode when using Satellite Navigation systems (GPS).

By bus

Buses regularly run to Minster Street, Market Place, Friar Street and King Street. Take lines 244, T1, X3, Lime 2, Lion 4, Lime 2A, Lion X4, 21 Claret, 26 Yellow, 9 Scarlet, Leopard 3, Purple 17, Leopard 10, 1 Jet Black, Nineteens 19A, Nineteens 19B, Nineteens 19C, 500 Park & Ride, Community Link 18, Community Link 28, Community Link 28a or 21a Claret Spritzer.

By train

By Reading Train Station (1080 ft), Reading West Train Station (4050 ft) and Earley Train Station (2.89 mi away). Constant service by GWR , CrossCountry and South West Trains lines.

On foot

Around this supermarket you might visit Forbury Gardens, Victoria Park, Royal Berkshire Hospital, Suttons Business Park, Broad Street Mall, Kings Meadow, St. Laurences Church, Car Park Garrard Street and University of Reading.

There is presently a total number of 5 Sainsbury's stores open in Reading.

Visit this page for the full list of all Sainsbury's supermarkets near Reading.

Please note, regular opening hours for Sainsbury's in Reading, Friar Street may not be valid during legal holidays. In the year 2020 these changes include Christmas, New Year's Day, Good Friday or Early May Bank Holiday. It's recommended that you go to the official homepage or phone the direct number at 01189590958 to get added info about Sainsbury's Reading, Friar Street seasonal operating times.

Banking facilities

ATM, Saveback

Food counters


Customer facilities

Self Checkout, Induction Loop, Contactless Payments


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