Exeter to Reading train

Cheap train tickets from Exeter to Reading

Showing times and prices for May 20

Cheapest

42

Average

48

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
07:53AMExeter2h04 09:57AMReading
0 transfers
421One-way
Great Western Railway
09:43AMExeter2h15 11:58AMReading
0 transfers
441One-way
Great Western Railway
12:48PMExeter2h11 02:59PMReading
0 transfers
441One-way
Great Western Railway
11:42AMExeter2h20 02:02PMReading
0 transfers
541One-way
Great Western Railway
09:04AMExeter1h57 11:01AMReading
0 transfers
571One-way

Train schedule from Exeter to Reading

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, May 20
Great Western Railway
07:53AMExeter2h04 09:57AMReading
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:04AMExeter1h57 11:01AMReading
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:43AMExeter2h15 11:58AMReading
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
11:42AMExeter2h20 02:02PMReading
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
12:48PMExeter2h11 02:59PMReading
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Exeter to Reading

Showing times and prices for May 20

Fastest Journey

1 h 57 m

Average

2 h 9 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

196 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Exeter for Reading 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
09:04AMExeter1h57 11:01AMReading
0 transfers
571One-way
Great Western Railway
07:53AMExeter2h04 09:57AMReading
0 transfers
421One-way
Great Western Railway
12:48PMExeter2h11 02:59PMReading
0 transfers
441One-way
Great Western Railway
09:43AMExeter2h15 11:58AMReading
0 transfers
441One-way
Great Western Railway
11:42AMExeter2h20 02:02PMReading
0 transfers
541One-way

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Overview: Train from Exeter to Reading

distanceDistance122 miles (196 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$57 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or Great Western Railway

Trains from Exeter to Reading cover the 122 miles (196 km) long route taking on average 4 h 4 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Great Western Railway. 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 $38 (€34), but the average price of train tickets is $57 (€51). Travelers depart most frequently from Exeter St Davids and arrive in Reading.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Exeter to Reading trains

Find the best trains from Exeter to Reading with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from $38 (€34). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

CrossCountry

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

Save time and money by searching for and booking your CrossCountry train to Reading from Exeter online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest CrossCountry train to Reading from Exeter, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current CrossCountry train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 122 miles (196 km) route to Reading from Exeter as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Exeter and Reading, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official CrossCountry Exeter to Reading train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Exeter 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 Exeter to Reading.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Exeter and Reading for as low as $38 (€34)  for the next 7 days.
    The train price to Reading from Exeter is on average $57 (€51)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
    The Exeter to Reading train distance is approximately 122 miles (196 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 122 miles (196 km) between Exeter and Reading can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Exeter to Reading train journey time is on average 4 h 4 min.

    There are a few train stations in Exeter to start your journey from including Exeter St Davids, Exeter Central and Exeter St Thomas. In Reading you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Reading, Reading West and Reading.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Exeter St Davids   and arrive in Reading.

    Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Exeter St Davids and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) 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.

    For the route from Exeter to Reading you can take a train with Cross Country or Great Western Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Exeter and Reading on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    The average number of trains departing Exeter for Reading is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The first Exeter to Reading train departs at 6: 32 AM   and the last train from Exeter to Reading leaves at 11: 44 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Exeter to Reading on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    If you buy a train ticket from Exeter to Reading within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $57 (€51) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Exeter to Reading are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Exeter
    Reading
    Exeter St Davids is the most popular Exeter railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Exeter for your trip to Reading.

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