Liverpool to Reading train

Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Reading

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

Avanti West Coast
05:25AMLiverpool Lime Street4h01 09:26AMReading
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London Midland
06:10AMLiverpool Lime Street3h30 09:40AMReading
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London Midland
06:33AMLiverpool Lime Street4h10 10:43AMReading
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Avanti West Coast
06:43AMLiverpool Lime Street3h56 10:39AMReading
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London Midland
07:33AMLiverpool Lime Street4h08 11:41AMReading
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Train schedule from Liverpool to Reading

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, January 30
Avanti West Coast
05:25AMLiverpool Lime Street4h01 09:26AMReading
2 transfers
London Midland
06:10AMLiverpool Lime Street3h30 09:40AMReading
1 transfer
London Midland
06:33AMLiverpool Lime Street4h10 10:43AMReading
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
06:43AMLiverpool Lime Street3h56 10:39AMReading
2 transfers
London Midland
07:33AMLiverpool Lime Street4h08 11:41AMReading
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
07:40AMLiverpool Lime Street4h02 11:42AMReading
2 transfers
London Midland
08:33AMLiverpool Lime Street4h08 12:41PMReading
1 transfer
London Midland
09:33AMLiverpool Lime Street4h07 01:40PMReading
1 transfer
London Midland
10:33AMLiverpool Lime Street4h06 02:39PMReading
1 transfer
London Midland
11:33AMLiverpool Lime Street4h06 03:39PMReading
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
11:43AMLiverpool Lime Street4h28 04:11PMReading
2 transfers
London Midland
12:33PMLiverpool Lime Street4h06 04:39PMReading
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
12:43PMLiverpool Lime Street3h55 04:38PMReading
2 transfers
London Midland
01:33PMLiverpool Lime Street4h07 05:40PMReading
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
01:43PMLiverpool Lime Street3h57 05:40PMReading
2 transfers
London Midland
02:33PMLiverpool Lime Street4h07 06:40PMReading
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
02:43PMLiverpool Lime Street3h42 06:25PMReading
2 transfers
London Midland
03:33PMLiverpool Lime Street4h08 07:41PMReading
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
03:43PMLiverpool Lime Street3h31 07:14PMReading
2 transfers
London Midland
04:33PMLiverpool Lime Street4h09 08:42PMReading
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
04:43PMLiverpool Lime Street4h00 08:43PMReading
2 transfers
London Midland
05:33PMLiverpool Lime Street4h08 09:41PMReading
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
05:43PMLiverpool Lime Street3h58 09:41PMReading
2 transfers
London Midland
06:33PMLiverpool Lime Street4h06 10:39PMReading
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
06:43PMLiverpool Lime Street3h57 10:40PMReading
2 transfers
London Midland
07:33PMLiverpool Lime Street4h16 11:49PMReading
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
07:43PMLiverpool Lime Street3h55 11:38PMReading
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:51PMLiverpool Lime Street10h19 07:10AMReading
2 transfers
London Midland
09:32PMLiverpool Lime Street10h13 07:45AMReading
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Liverpool to Reading

Showing times and prices for Jan 30

Fastest Journey

3 h 30 m

Average

4 h 27 m

Trains per day

29

Distance

256 km

It's difficult to get from Liverpool to Reading without transferring at least once.

London Midland
06:10AMLiverpool Lime Street3h30 09:40AMReading
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Avanti West Coast
03:43PMLiverpool Lime Street3h31 07:14PMReading
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Avanti West Coast
02:43PMLiverpool Lime Street3h42 06:25PMReading
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Avanti West Coast
12:43PMLiverpool Lime Street3h55 04:38PMReading
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Avanti West Coast
07:43PMLiverpool Lime Street3h55 11:38PMReading
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Overview: Train from Liverpool to Reading

distanceDistance159 miles (256 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price$149 (€129)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCross Country, Avanti West Coast or London Midland

Trains from Liverpool to Reading cover the 159 miles (256 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 34 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Avanti West Coast or London Midland. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $149 (€129), but the average price of train tickets is $149 (€129). Travelers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Reading.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Liverpool to Reading trains

Travel between Liverpool and Reading from $149 (€129) 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 Liverpool and Reading you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry tickets between Liverpool and Reading are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with CrossCountry from Liverpool to Reading all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 159 miles (256 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Liverpool to Reading routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Liverpool to Reading train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Reading with CrossCountry!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Reading.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Liverpool to Reading to cost as little as $149 (€129)  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Liverpool to Reading train price to come in at an average of $149 (€129)  one way.
    The distance to Reading from Liverpool by train is approximately 159 miles (256 km).
    The train time to Reading from Liverpool is on average 3 h 34 min  for the 159 miles (256 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Liverpool and Reading by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    When departing from Liverpool, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Central and Liverpool South Parkway. When arriving in Reading, you can end your trip in train stations like Reading, Reading West and Reading.

    Omio customers book a train from Liverpool Lime Street   to Reading   most frequently for this route.

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Liverpool Lime Street, is located 0.4 miles (692 m) from the city center of Liverpool.

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

    For the trip from Liverpool to Reading you can take a train with Cross Country, Avanti West Coast or London Midland. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Reading from Liverpool on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    If you buy a train ticket from Liverpool to Reading within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $149 (€129) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Reading from Liverpool are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this connection

    Liverpool
    Reading
    Liverpool Lime Street is the most popular Liverpool 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 Liverpool for your trip to Reading.
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    Phone Number
    +44 3457114141
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    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
    Public transit options for Liverpool Lime Street
    Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)
    Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
    Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement services depart at the Bus stop on Skelhorne Street, near the Tesco Express. L3 5GA.
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    Public transit options for Liverpool Central
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: 32 Great Charlotte Street, Liverpool 1
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    +44 1515551111
    Public transit options for Liverpool South Parkway
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus Stand 4, located in the main concourse area
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