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Train Information to Reading from Glasgow

distanceDistance332 miles (535 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price$171 (€139)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast

Trains from Glasgow to Reading cover the 332 miles (535 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 45 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $134 (€109), but the average price of train tickets is $171 (€139). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Reading.

Travel Tips

Trains from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Reading.
What is the price of the cheapest train from Glasgow to Reading?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Glasgow and Reading for as low as $134 (€109)  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train to Reading from Glasgow?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $171 (€139)  for a train ticket between Glasgow and Reading.
How far is Glasgow to Reading by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Glasgow to Reading by train to be approximately 332 miles (535 km).
How long is the train from Glasgow to Reading?
On average the Glasgow to Reading train time is 5 h 45 min  covering the 332 miles (535 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Glasgow goes to Reading? What train station do I come into Reading from Glasgow?

When taking the train to Reading from Glasgow, you can choose to depart from train stations like Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). Your trip can end in train stations such as Reading and Reading West.

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

Where is the departure train station in Glasgow located? Where is the arrival train station in Reading located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Glasgow Central, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Glasgow.

The most popular arrival train station, Reading, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Reading.

What train providers go from Glasgow to Reading?
If you're looking for trains from Glasgow to Reading, you can rely on Avanti West Coast to get you to Reading. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Glasgow to Reading trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there to Reading from Glasgow?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Glasgow to Reading. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Glasgow to Reading? When does the last train depart from Glasgow to Reading?
You can take the earliest train from Glasgow to Reading at 9: 38 AM   or take the last train from Glasgow to Reading leaving at 11: 33 AM. Look for the latest Glasgow to Reading train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How early should I buy Glasgow to Reading train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find trains to Reading from Glasgow to cost on average $171 (€139) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Glasgow to Reading train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow Central is the most popular Glasgow 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 Glasgow for your trip to Reading.
Amenities at station
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper