Reading to Chesterfield by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:15
  • Last train
    21:45
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 47m

Travelling from Reading to Chesterfield by train

Fast trains from Reading to Chesterfield take around 2 hours and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 200 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Reading and Chesterfield.

Are there direct trains from Reading to Chesterfield?

Journeys between Reading and Chesterfield usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 44 departures on the route from Reading to Chesterfield 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 70 departures.

How long is the train journey from Reading to Chesterfield?

The Reading to Chesterfield train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Reading to Chesterfield train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Chesterfield is usually scheduled to depart Reading around 06:15 and the last train is around 21:45. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Reading to Chesterfield 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 Chesterfield by train.

Which train companies operate between Reading and Chesterfield?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground

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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