Reading to Taunton train

Cheap train tickets from Reading to Taunton

Showing times and prices for 01 Jul

Cheapest

£33

Average

£37

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.

Great Western Railway
10:01Reading1h34 11:35Taunton
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£331One-way
Great Western Railway
14:02Reading1h32 15:34Taunton
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£411One-way

Train schedule Reading to Taunton

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Great Western Railway
10:01Reading1h34 11:35Taunton
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Great Western Railway
14:02Reading1h32 15:34Taunton
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Fastest train times from Reading to Taunton

Showing times and prices for 01 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 32 m

Average

1 h 33 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

156 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Reading for Taunton every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
14:02Reading1h32 15:34Taunton
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£411One-way
Great Western Railway
10:01Reading1h34 11:35Taunton
0 changes
£331One-way

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Overview: Train from Reading to Taunton

distanceDistance97 miles (156 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£40 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency34 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 23 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFirst Great Western Service

Trains from Reading to Taunton cover the 97 miles (156 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 34 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £40, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Taunton.

Train providers: Great Western Rail trains Reading to Taunton

Great Western Rail trains will get you to Taunton from Reading from £40. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Great Western Rail

Looking to travel by train between Reading and Taunton? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with Great Western Rail. Check Omio to see current Great Western Rail train timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Reading to Taunton train and book Great Western Rail tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Reading and Taunton, you can expect to travel 97 miles (156 km) one-way with Great Western Rail. If you search for trains to Taunton from Reading in the Omio app, you can check if the Great Western Rail ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with Great Western Rail, we do the work for you to get you safely to Taunton from Reading. Book that perfect Reading to Taunton train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Great Western Rail!

Reading to Taunton train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 30 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 23 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Reading to Taunton

Travel by train to Taunton 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 Taunton.
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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Reading and Taunton for the next 7 days starting from £40  one way.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Reading to Taunton train price to come in at an average of £40  one way.
The train distance from Reading to Taunton is around 97 miles (156 km).
The train time between Reading and Taunton is on average 1 h 15 min  for the 97 miles (156 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Taunton from Reading by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Reading and travel around 0.2 miles (420 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Taunton and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (950 m) from the train station to the city centre in Taunton.

Take the Reading to Taunton train with First Great Western Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Taunton from Reading as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 34 trains a day from Reading to Taunton. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Reading at 07: 29. The last train leaves from Reading at 23: 49. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Reading to Taunton and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book a train ticket between Reading and Taunton within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £40 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Reading to Taunton are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Taunton
The major railway station for departures from Reading is Reading. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Reading for your trip from Reading to Taunton.
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Public transport options for Reading
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the North side of the station
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Public transport options for Reading West
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Towards Reading: Bus Stop on Oxford Road under Railway Bridge. Heading away from Reading Bus Stop on Oxford Road, outside McDonalds.

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