Halifax to Reading train

Cheap train tickets from Halifax to Reading

Showing times and prices for 01 Jul





The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:44Halifax4h57 13:41Reading
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Train schedule Halifax to Reading

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Fastest train times from Halifax to Reading

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Fastest Journey

4 h 57 m


4 h 57 m

Trains per day



258 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Halifax for Reading every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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08:44Halifax4h57 13:41Reading
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Overview: Train from Halifax to Reading

distanceDistance160 miles (258 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 24 min
priceAverage train ticket price£100 (€112)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCross Country or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Halifax to Reading cover the 160 miles (258 km) long route taking on average 4 h 24 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £100, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £65. Travellers depart most frequently from Halifax and arrive in Reading.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Halifax to Reading

For as little as £65 you can travel by train from Halifax to Reading with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.


CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Halifax to Reading you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Omio helps you find the perfect Halifax - Reading train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to Reading from Halifax, Omio shows you CrossCountry current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Halifax to Reading route. You can expect to travel around 160 miles (258 km) from Halifax to Reading on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets from Halifax to Reading starting as low as £144 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with CrossCountry!

  • Average Price: £144

Travel Tips: Trains from Halifax to Reading

Travel by train to Reading easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Halifax to Reading.
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Reading from Halifax for as little as £65  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Halifax and Reading is £100  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Halifax to Reading via train to be approximately 160 miles (258 km).
On average the train from Halifax to Reading duration is 4 h 24 min  for the 160 miles (258 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Halifax   and arrive in Reading.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Halifax and travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 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 Halifax to Reading train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Reading from Halifax to compare what amenities they may offer.
The first train from Halifax to Reading leaves at 08: 17   and the last train for this leaves at 11: 17. Omio shows you the latest train from Halifax to Reading times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
You can find a train between Halifax and Reading to cost on average £100 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Halifax to Reading train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Halifax is Halifax. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Halifax for your trip to Reading from Halifax.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 8002006060
Public transport options for Halifax
Onward travel information: Busline 0871 200 2233
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at bus stops on Horton Street. (200 yards from the Station)
Metro: WYPTE 0113 245 7676

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