Reading to Leeds by train
Travelling from Reading to Leeds by train
Fast trains from Reading to Leeds take around 3 hours and 43 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 263 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Reading and Leeds.
1. Are there direct trains from Reading to Leeds?
Direct trains from Reading to Leeds have been found.
We usually find around 11 direct trains on the route from Reading to Leeds every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 7 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Reading to Leeds?
The Reading to Leeds train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 43 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Reading to Leeds train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Leeds is usually scheduled to depart Reading around 06:45 and the last train is around 17:45.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Reading around 06:47, and the last at 19:15.
What's the Reading to Leeds train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Reading to Leeds are $49.16.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $49 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $80. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Reading to Leeds 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 Leeds by train.
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Which train companies operate between Reading and Leeds?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Reading to Leeds.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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