Reading to Bangor by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:40
  • Last train
    00:10
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 10m

Travelling from Reading to Bangor by train

Fast trains from Reading to Bangor take around 4 hours and 10 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 291 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Reading and Bangor.

Are there direct trains from Reading to Bangor?

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

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Reading to Bangor 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 36 departures.

How long is the train journey from Reading to Bangor?

The Reading to Bangor train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 10 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Reading to Bangor train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bangor is usually scheduled to depart Reading around 06:15 and the last train is around 22:25. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Reading around 04:40, and the last at 00:10.

When to book Reading to Bangor 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 Reading to Bangor by train.

Which train companies operate between Reading and Bangor?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • Virgin Trains

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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