Guildford to Reading train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Guildford to Reading

Showing times and prices for Jun 15


Fastest Journey

45 m


1 h 16 m

Trains per day



37 km

Cheap train tickets from Guildford to start from $17 with an average ticket price of $17.

The fastest train from Guildford to takes 45m in comparison to an average duration of 1h 16m and covers a distance of 37 km.

3 trains that leave Guildford for every day with 3 travelling directly.

South Western Railway
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South Western Railway
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Great Western Railway
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Overview: Train from Guildford to Reading

distanceDistance22 miles (36 km)
durationAverage train duration33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$18 (€15)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Rail or CrossCountry

Trains from Guildford to Reading cover the 22 miles (36 km) long journey taking on average 33 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $18 (€15), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Guildford and arrive in Reading.

Train companies: Great Western Rail and CrossCountry from Guildford to Reading trains

Travel from Guildford to Reading from $16 (€14) with Omio’s train partners Great Western Rail and CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

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

FAQs: Trains from Guildford to Reading

FAQs: Travel by train from Guildford 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 Guildford to Reading.
Cheap train tickets from Guildford to Reading can start from as little as $12 (€10) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Guildford to Reading is $18 (€15); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Guildford to Reading is on average 33 min   for the 22 mile (36 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Guildford to Reading by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Guildford to Reading leaves at 5: 03 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Guildford to Reading leaves at 7: 46 PM.
Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day from Guildford to Reading with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
When taking a train from Guildford to Reading, you can count on Great Western Rail or CrossCountry for the best way to get you to Reading. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Guildford and Reading and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 46 PM.

When departing from Guildford, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Guildford and London Road (Guildford). When arriving in Reading, you can end your trip in train stations like Reading, Reading West and Reading Green Park.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Guildford, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Reading, located 0.2 miles (417 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Reading from Guildford is worth doing with a journey time of 33 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Guildford to Reading by train is November.
You have options as you can travel to Reading from Guildford 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Guildford and Reading

Guildford is the most popular Guildford 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 Guildford for your trip to Reading.
Amenities at station
Public transit options for Guildford
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus lay-by in Station Forecourt off Walnut Tree Close.

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