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Train Information between Basingstoke and Reading

distanceDistance14 miles (23 km)
durationAverage train duration27 min
priceAverage train ticket price£8 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Railway

Trains from Basingstoke to Reading cover the 14 miles (23 km) long journey taking on average 27 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £8, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Basingstoke and arrive in Reading.

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Trains from Basingstoke to Reading
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FAQs
How much does a cheap train between Basingstoke and Reading cost?
You can find a cheap train from Basingstoke to Reading for some dates and times for as low as £8  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Basingstoke to Reading on average?
The Basingstoke to Reading train ticket price is on average £8  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
What is the distance between Basingstoke and Reading via train?
The train distance from Basingstoke to Reading is around 14 miles (23 km).
How many hours does it take from Basingstoke to Reading by train?
On average the Basingstoke to Reading train time is 27 min  covering the 14 miles (23 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train station in Basingstoke goes to Reading? Which train station do I come into Reading from Basingstoke?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Basingstoke   and arrive in Reading.

Where do I find the Basingstoke train station to Reading? Where is the Reading train station?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Basingstoke and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Reading most often arrive at Reading and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.

Which train providers can get me from Basingstoke to Reading?
For the route from Basingstoke to Reading you can take a train with Great Western Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Basingstoke to Reading on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains are there from Basingstoke to Reading a day?
The average number of trains departing Basingstoke for Reading is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Basingstoke to Reading? What time is the last train from Basingstoke to Reading?
If you prefer early morning trains from Basingstoke to Reading, the first train leaves at 08: 19. If you prefer late night trains from Basingstoke to Reading, the last train of the day leaves at 08: 53. Omio shows you the latest train from Basingstoke to Reading schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Basingstoke to Reading to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you buy train tickets from Basingstoke to Reading within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £8 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Basingstoke to Reading a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basingstoke
Reading
The major railway station for departures from Basingstoke is Basingstoke. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Basingstoke for your trip to Reading from Basingstoke.