Glasgow to Reading train

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Reading

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Cheapest

79

Average

96

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

Avanti West Coast
09:40AMGlasgow5h45 03:25PMReading
0 transfers
791One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:36AMGlasgow5h49 01:25PMReading
0 transfers
1131One-way

Train schedule from Glasgow to Reading

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Avanti West Coast
07:36AMGlasgow5h49 01:25PMReading
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Avanti West Coast
09:40AMGlasgow5h45 03:25PMReading
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Fastest train times from Glasgow to Reading

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Fastest Journey

5 h 45 m

Average

5 h 47 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

536 km

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

Avanti West Coast
09:40AMGlasgow5h45 03:25PMReading
0 transfers
791One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:36AMGlasgow5h49 01:25PMReading
0 transfers
1131One-way

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Reading

distanceDistance332 miles (535 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price$132 (€120)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast or Cross Country

Trains from Glasgow to Reading cover the 332 miles (535 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 45 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or Cross Country. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $132 (€120), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $77 (€69). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Reading.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Glasgow to Reading trains

Travel to Reading from Glasgow from $77 (€69) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

CrossCountry

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

Looking for trains from Glasgow to Reading? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 332 miles (535 km) trip from Glasgow to Reading. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Glasgow to Reading routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Glasgow to Reading, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Glasgow - Reading train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Reading.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Glasgow to Reading to cost as little as $77 (€69)  in the next 7 days.
    The train price between Glasgow and Reading is on average $132 (€120)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
    You should expect to travel around 332 miles (535 km)  from Glasgow to Reading by train.
    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.

    When taking a train from Glasgow, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). When you arrive in Reading, your train can arrive in train stations including Reading, Reading West and Reading.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Glasgow Central   to Reading.

    Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 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 best Glasgow to Reading train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Avanti West Coast or Cross Country. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Reading from Glasgow to compare what amenities they may offer.
    The average number of trains departing Glasgow for Reading is 14 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest train for this trip departs from Glasgow at 5: 32 AM. The last train leaves from Glasgow at 6: 40 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Glasgow to Reading and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Glasgow to Reading is on average $132 (€120) if you purchase 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 companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Glasgow to Reading available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports in Glasgow and Reading

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    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.
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    Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
    Public transit options for Glasgow Central
    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
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop on the bridge at Cathedral Street
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Elmbank Gardens to the left of the station entrance
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off in front of the station on High Street
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road

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