Haywards Heath to Reading by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:31
  • Last train
    22:59
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 38m

Travelling from Haywards Heath to Reading by train

The fastest trains from Haywards Heath to Reading take around 1 hour and 38 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 79 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Haywards Heath and Reading.

Journeys between Haywards Heath and Reading usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Haywards Heath to Reading every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 52 departures. The duration is normally about 1 hour and 38 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Reading is usually scheduled to depart Haywards Heath around 05:31 and the last train is around 22:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Haywards Heath around 04:25, and the last at 20:26.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Haywards Heath to Reading train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Haywards Heath to Reading by train.

Which trains operate between Haywards Heath and Reading?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Haywards Heath to Reading, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • First Great Western
  • Gatwick Express
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • Southern
  • Thameslink

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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