Basingstoke to Reading train

Cheap train tickets from Basingstoke to Reading

Showing times and prices for Dec 05

Cheapest

9

Average

10

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

Great Western Railway
11:05PMBasingstoke0h23 11:28PMReading
0 transfers
91One-way
Great Western Railway
08:19AMBasingstoke0h23 08:42AMReading
0 transfers
91One-way
Great Western Railway
06:20AMBasingstoke0h23 06:43AMReading
0 transfers
111One-way
Great Western Railway
06:02AMBasingstoke0h23 06:25AMReading
0 transfers
111One-way

Train schedule from Basingstoke to Reading

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, December 5
Great Western Railway
06:02AMBasingstoke0h23 06:25AMReading
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
06:20AMBasingstoke0h23 06:43AMReading
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:19AMBasingstoke0h23 08:42AMReading
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
11:05PMBasingstoke0h23 11:28PMReading
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Basingstoke to Reading

Showing times and prices for Dec 05

Fastest Journey

23 m

Average

23 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

23 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Basingstoke for Reading every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
08:19AMBasingstoke0h23 08:42AMReading
0 transfers
91One-way
Great Western Railway
06:02AMBasingstoke0h23 06:25AMReading
0 transfers
111One-way
Great Western Railway
06:20AMBasingstoke0h23 06:43AMReading
0 transfers
111One-way
Great Western Railway
11:05PMBasingstoke0h23 11:28PMReading
0 transfers
91One-way

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Overview: Train from Basingstoke to Reading

distanceDistance14 miles (23 km)
durationAverage train duration17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$11 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency42 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 42 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Railway, Cross Country, South Western Railway or First Great Western Service

Trains from Basingstoke to Reading cover the 14 miles (23 km) long journey taking on average 17 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway, Cross Country, South Western Railway or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 42 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $11 (€9), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $10 (€9). Travelers depart most frequently from Basingstoke and arrive in Reading.

Train providers: CrossCountry, Great Western Rail and South Western Railway from Basingstoke to Reading trains

You can travel by train from Basingstoke to Reading with CrossCountry, Great Western Rail and South Western Railway for as low as $10 (€9). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

CrossCountry
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South Western Railway

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

Find the perfect CrossCountry train between Basingstoke and Reading for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Basingstoke and Reading. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 14 miles (23 km) on this route and your CrossCountry Basingstoke to Reading train ticket can cost as little as $10 (€9) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets to Reading from Basingstoke in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Basingstoke to Reading train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 17 min
  • Average Price: $10
  • CrossCountry frequency: 8 a day

Enjoy a smooth and easy route to Reading from Basingstoke with Great Western Rail! As an official travel partner of Great Western Rail, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Great Western Rail, compare the best routes between Basingstoke and Reading as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Great Western Rail Basingstoke to Reading train ticket available today. If you search for Great Western Rail tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Basingstoke to Reading on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 14 miles (23 km) journey between Basingstoke and Reading with ease and comfort on a train with Great Western Rail.

Great Western Rail from Basingstoke to Reading train information:

  • Average Duration: 26 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 32 a day

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with South Western Railway from Basingstoke to Reading for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest South Western Railway train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Basingstoke to Reading train with South Western Railway (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Basingstoke - Reading route and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance from Basingstoke to Reading by train is 14 miles (23 km). You can book tickets for this South Western Railway train for as low as $10 (€9) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for South Western Railway tickets from Basingstoke to Reading in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect South Western Railway Basingstoke - Reading train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

Travel Tips: Trains from Basingstoke to Reading

Travel Tips: 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 Basingstoke to Reading.
FAQs
Train tickets to Reading from Basingstoke for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $10 (€9)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Basingstoke to Reading train price to come in at an average of $11 (€9)  one way.
The distance between Basingstoke and Reading by train is approximately 14 miles (23 km).
On average the Basingstoke to Reading train time is 17 min  covering the 14 miles (23 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Basingstoke and need to travel around 0.4 miles (636 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Reading most often arrive at Reading and need to travel around 0.2 miles (420 m) from this train station to the city center.

Take the Basingstoke to Reading train with Great Western Railway, Cross Country, South Western Railway or First Great Western Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Reading from Basingstoke as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 42 direct trains per day from Basingstoke to Reading. You can look to travel with Cross Country or Great Western Railway  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
On average, there are 42 trains a day from Basingstoke to Reading. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Basingstoke to Reading at 5: 48 AM   or take the last train from Basingstoke to Reading leaving at 11: 40 PM. Look for the latest Basingstoke to Reading train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
The price of a one way train ticket from Basingstoke to Reading is on average $11 (€9) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Basingstoke to Reading available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports in Basingstoke and Reading

Basingstoke
Reading
The major railway station for departures from Basingstoke is Basingstoke. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Basingstoke for your journey from Basingstoke to Reading.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station Forecourt, off Alencon Link

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