Reading to Blackwater by train

  • First train
    04:31
  • Last train
    23:35
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    16m
  • Distance
    20 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    54
  • Avg. journey time
    19m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Reading to Blackwater by train

Fast trains from Reading to Blackwater take around 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 20 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Reading and Blackwater.

1. Are there direct trains from Reading to Blackwater?

Direct trains from Reading to Blackwater have been found.

We usually find around 57 direct trains on the route from Reading to Blackwater every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 47 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Reading to Blackwater?

The Reading to Blackwater train travel time is normally about 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Reading to Blackwater train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Blackwater is usually scheduled to depart Reading around 04:31 and the last train is around 23:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Reading around 04:31, and the last at 23:35.

When to book Reading to Blackwater 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 Blackwater by train.

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Which train companies operate between Reading and Blackwater?

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

  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway

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

Blackwater to Reading by train

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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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