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Telford to Reading by train

  • First train
    05:38
  • Last train
    21:51
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 26m
  • Distance
    169 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    38
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 47m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Telford to Reading by train

Fast trains from Telford to Reading take around 2 hours and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 169 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Telford and Reading.

1. Are there direct trains from Telford to Reading?

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

We usually find around 41 departures on the route from Telford 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 29 departures.

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

The Telford to Reading train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Reading is usually scheduled to depart Telford around 05:38 and the last train is around 20:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Telford around 05:42, and the last at 22:51.

When to book Telford 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 Telford to Reading by train.

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Which train companies operate between Telford and Reading?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Transport For Wales
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

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.