Mansfield to Reading by train

  • First train
    06:17
  • Last train
    22:49
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 40m
  • Distance
    188 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    18
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 57m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Mansfield to Reading by train

Fast trains from Mansfield to Reading take around 3 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 188 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Mansfield and Reading.

1. Are there direct trains from Mansfield to Reading?

Journeys between Mansfield and Reading usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Mansfield 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 16 departures.

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

The Mansfield to Reading train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Reading is usually scheduled to depart Mansfield around 06:17 and the last train is around 20:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Mansfield around 06:17, and the last at 22:49.

When to book Mansfield 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 Mansfield to Reading by train.

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Which train companies operate between Mansfield and Reading?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • First Hull Trains
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • UK Rail Connections

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

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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.