Reading to Darlington by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:45
  • Last train
    17:45
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 18m

Travelling from Reading to Darlington by train

Fast trains from Reading to Darlington take around 4 hours and 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 343 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Reading and Darlington.

Are there direct trains from Reading to Darlington?

Direct trains from Reading to Darlington have been found.

We usually find around 11 direct trains on the route from Reading to Darlington every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 10 departures.

How long is the train journey from Reading to Darlington?

The Reading to Darlington train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Reading to Darlington train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Darlington is usually scheduled to depart Reading around 06:45 and the last train is around 17:45. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Reading to Darlington 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 Darlington by train.

Which train companies operate between Reading and Darlington?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Reading to Darlington.

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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