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Dundee to Reading by train

  • First train
    06:02
  • Last train
    23:49
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 53m
  • Distance
    571 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    37
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 28m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Dundee to Reading by train

Fast trains from Dundee to Reading take around 6 hours and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 571 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dundee and Reading.

1. Are there direct trains from Dundee to Reading?

Journeys between Dundee and Reading usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Dundee to Reading every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 27 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Dundee to Reading?

The Dundee to Reading train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Dundee to Reading train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Reading is usually scheduled to depart Dundee around 06:02 and the last train is around 23:49. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dundee around 06:04, and the last at 23:49.

When to book Dundee to Reading train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Dundee to Reading by train.

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Which train companies operate between Dundee and Reading?

More than one train company operates on the route from Dundee to Reading, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • Chiltern Railways
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Great Western
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • ScotRail
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • South West Trains
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Reading to Dundee by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.