French general strike from 5th December. For updates and information read here.

Reading to Haywards Heath by train

  • First train
    04:34
  • Last train
    23:34
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 39m
  • Distance
    79 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    68
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 59m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Reading to Haywards Heath by train

Fast trains from Reading to Haywards Heath take around 1 hour and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 79 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Reading and Haywards Heath.

1. Are there direct trains from Reading to Haywards Heath?

Journeys between Reading and Haywards Heath usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 64 departures on the route from Reading to Haywards Heath every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 75 departures.

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

The Reading to Haywards Heath train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Haywards Heath is usually scheduled to depart Reading around 04:31 and the last train is around 23:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Reading around 04:34, and the last at 23:18.

When to book Reading to Haywards Heath 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 Reading to Haywards Heath by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Reading and Haywards Heath?

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

  • First Great Western
  • Gatwick Express
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections

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

Haywards Heath to Reading by train

Other journeys to Haywards Heath View all journeys to Haywards Heath

Buy train and bus tickets for UK and Europe - the easy way

  • Easy, fast and cheap
  • Pay in EUR, GBP or USD
  • Cheaper UK tickets with Pricehack
  • 100% human support

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe to receive top tips, train news and travel inspiration straight to your inbox

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.