|Distance||81 miles (130 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 33 min|
|Average train ticket price||£33 (€37)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Cross Country|
Trains from Reading to Birmingham cover the 81 miles (130 km) long route taking on average 1 h 33 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £32, but the average price of train tickets is £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
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CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Reading to Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket between Reading and Birmingham online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Reading to Birmingham as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains from Reading to Birmingham start at £32 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 81 miles (130 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train from Reading to Birmingham. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Reading to Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!
CrossCountry from Reading to Birmingham train information:
When you buy your CrossCountry train tickets between Reading and Birmingham don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
Trains from Reading to Birmingham are provided by Chiltern Railways, Virgin trains, and CrossCountry. Most CrossCountry services are direct but some may have one change at Oxford. Trains from other providers will have 2-3 changes. The first service of the morning leaves after 6:00 a.m., with regular services throughout the morning, afternoon, and evening. Direct services last around 1.5 hours, and indirect services may take up to 6 hours. The last train leaves before 4:00 a.m. Trains from Reading to Birmingham depart from the centrally located Reading Train Station on Blagrave Street. They arrive at both Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham New Street stations.
When taking the train from Reading to Birmingham, you can choose to depart from train stations like Reading and Reading West. Your journey can end in train stations such as Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Reading and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Reading and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Birmingham.
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