Reading to Plymouth train

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Cheap train tickets from Reading to Plymouth

Showing times and prices for 20 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Reading to Plymouth is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Great Western Railway
19:312h55
Reading
22:26Plymouth
£411One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:292h44
Reading
14:13Plymouth
£601One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
00:494h49
Reading
05:38Plymouth
£601One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
14:292h43
Reading
17:12Plymouth
£621One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:013h29
Reading
14:30Plymouth
£641One-way
0 changes

Train timetableReading to Plymouth

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 20 June
Great Western Railway
14:292h43
Reading
17:12Plymouth
0 changes
Great Western Railway
19:312h55
Reading
22:26Plymouth
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:292h44
Reading
14:13Plymouth
0 changes
Great Western Railway
00:494h49
Reading
05:38Plymouth
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:013h29
Reading
14:30Plymouth
0 changes

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Train times from Reading to Plymouth

Showing times and prices for 20 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 43 m

Average

3 h 20 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

253 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Reading for Plymouth every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
14:292h43
Reading
17:12Plymouth
£621One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:292h44
Reading
14:13Plymouth
£601One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
19:312h55
Reading
22:26Plymouth
£411One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:013h29
Reading
14:30Plymouth
£641One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
00:494h49
Reading
05:38Plymouth
£601One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Reading to Plymouth

distanceDistance156 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£59 (€67)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Rail

Trains from Reading to Plymouth cover the 156 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 40 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £38, but the average price of train tickets is £59. Travellers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Plymouth.

FAQs: Reading to Plymouth train

FAQs: Travel by train from Reading to Plymouth 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 Reading to Plymouth.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Reading to Plymouth can start from as little as £38 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Reading to Plymouth is £59; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Reading to Plymouth train time is 2 h 40 min   covering the 156 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Reading to Plymouth leaves at 05: 27. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Reading to Plymouth leaves at 21: 29.
There are 12 trains a day from Reading to Plymouth which require at least one change with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Reading to Plymouth you can take a train with Great Western Rail. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Reading and Plymouth on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 29.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Reading, which is located around 0.2 miles (417 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Plymouth, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Plymouth from Reading is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 40 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Reading to Plymouth is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Reading to Plymouth including taking a train or coach.

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