Leeds to Reading train

Cheap train tickets from Leeds to Reading

Showing times and prices for Dec 03

Cheapest

171

Average

207

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

Cheapest
09:45AMLeeds Railway Station3h32 01:17PMReading
2 transfers
1711One-way
Cheapest
09:45AMLeeds Railway Station3h26 01:11PMReading
3 transfers
1711One-way
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08:46AMLeeds Railway Station3h25 12:11PMReading
2 transfers
1711One-way
08:16AMLeeds Railway Station3h31 11:47AMReading
2 transfers
3151One-way

Train schedule from Leeds to Reading

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, December 3
08:16AMLeeds Railway Station3h31 11:47AMReading
2 transfers
08:46AMLeeds Railway Station3h25 12:11PMReading
2 transfers
09:45AMLeeds Railway Station3h32 01:17PMReading
2 transfers
09:45AMLeeds Railway Station3h26 01:11PMReading
3 transfers

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Fastest train times from Leeds to Reading

Showing times and prices for Dec 03

Fastest Journey

3 h 25 m

Average

3 h 28 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

263 km

It's difficult to get from Leeds to Reading without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
08:46AMLeeds Railway Station3h25 12:11PMReading
2 transfers
1711One-way
09:45AMLeeds Railway Station3h26 01:11PMReading
3 transfers
1711One-way
08:16AMLeeds Railway Station3h31 11:47AMReading
2 transfers
3151One-way
09:45AMLeeds Railway Station3h32 01:17PMReading
2 transfers
1711One-way

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Overview: Train from Leeds to Reading

distanceDistance163 miles (263 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price$99 (€89)
frequencyTrain frequency40 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Leeds to Reading cover the 163 miles (263 km) long route taking on average 3 h 11 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 40 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $41 (€37), but the average price of train tickets is $99 (€89). Travelers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Reading.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Leeds to Reading trains

CrossCountry trains will get you between Leeds and Reading from $41 (€37). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

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

Looking for trains to Reading from Leeds? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 163 miles (263 km) trip from Leeds 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 Leeds 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 to Reading from Leeds, 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 Leeds - Reading train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

CrossCountry from Leeds to Reading train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 56 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 13 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Leeds 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 Leeds to Reading.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Leeds to Reading to cost as little as $41 (€37)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Leeds to Reading train to cost on average $99 (€89)  one way.
The train distance from Leeds to Reading is around 163 miles (263 km).
While the time it takes to travel 163 miles (263 km) between Leeds and Reading can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Leeds to Reading train journey time is on average 3 h 11 min.

There are a few train stations in Leeds to start your trip from including Leeds Railway Station and Leeds. 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 Leeds Railway Station   and arrive in Reading.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Leeds Railway Station, is located 0.5 miles (849 m) from the city center of Leeds.

The most popular arrival train station, Reading, is located 0.2 miles (420 m) away from the city center of Reading.

Take the Leeds to Reading train with Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Reading from Leeds as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 40 trains a day from Leeds to Reading. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Leeds to Reading train departs at 5: 05 AM   and the last train from Leeds to Reading leaves at 9: 11 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Leeds to Reading on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you buy the Leeds to Reading train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $99 (€89). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Reading from Leeds. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports in Leeds and Reading

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Leeds Railway Station is the most popular Leeds 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 Leeds for your trip to Reading.
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Mon - Sat: 04: 45 - 23: 59 | Sun: 06: 45 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Leeds Railway Station
Bus lines: 1, 16, 201, 229, 34, 5, 60, A1
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express

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