Heathrow to Reading by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:22
  • Last train
    00:07
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    49m

Travelling from Heathrow to Reading by train

Fast trains from Heathrow to Reading take around 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 37 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Heathrow and Reading.

Are there direct trains from Heathrow to Reading?

Journeys between Heathrow and Reading usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 75 departures on the route from Heathrow to Reading every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 68 departures.

How long is the train journey from Heathrow to Reading?

The Heathrow to Reading train travel time is normally about 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Heathrow to Reading train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Reading is usually scheduled to depart Heathrow around 05:51 and the last train is around 00:07. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Heathrow around 05:22, and the last at 00:07.

When to book Heathrow 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 Heathrow to Reading by train.

Which train companies operate between Heathrow and Reading?

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

  • Great Western Railway
  • Greater Anglia
  • Heathrow Connect

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 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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