Burnley to Reading train

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Overview: Train from Burnley to Reading

distanceDistance170 miles (274 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£95 (€105)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail

Trains from Burnley to Reading cover the 170 miles (274 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 38 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £95, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £95. Travellers depart most frequently from Burnley Manchester Road and arrive in Reading.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3) trains Burnley to Reading

Buy your official Northern Rail (3) train tickets to Reading from Burnley from £95 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

Northern Rail (3)

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys from Burnley to Reading. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Train information from Burnley to Reading with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 5 h 26 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 14 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Burnley to Reading

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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Reading from Burnley for the next 7 days starting from £95  one way.
The Burnley to Reading train ticket price is on average £95  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
The distance between Burnley and Reading by train is approximately 170 miles (274 km).
The Burnley to Reading train duration is on average 4 h 38 min, which is to be expected when travelling 170 miles (274 km) from Burnley to Reading. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When departing from Burnley, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Burnley Manchester Road, Burnley Central and Burnley Barracks. When arriving in Reading, you can end your trip in train stations like Reading, Reading West and Reading.

Omio customers book a train from Burnley Manchester Road   to Reading   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Burnley Manchester Road and travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Reading and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (420 m) from the train station to the city centre in Reading.

For the best Burnley to Reading train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Burnley and Reading to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Burnley for Reading is 14 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this trip departs from Burnley at 08: 03. The last train leaves from Burnley at 08: 03. Check Omio for the latest train times from Burnley to Reading and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you buy Burnley to Reading train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £95. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Burnley to Reading. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Reading
Burnley Manchester Road is the most popular Burnley railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Burnley for your journey to Reading.
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Phone Number
+44 8002006060
Public transport options for Burnley Manchester Road
Onward travel information: There is a bus stop close to the station. Busline 0871 200 2233
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Entrance to Station Car Park on Halstead St
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+44 8002006060
Public transport options for Burnley Central
Onward travel information: Busline 0871 200 2233
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Curzon St adjacent to Railway Bridge
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ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Burnley Barracks
Onward travel information: Busline 0871 200 2233
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Westway A671. (Station side for Colne, opposite side for Blackburn)

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