Reading to Nottingham by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Reading to Nottingham by train
Fast trains from Reading to Nottingham take around 2 hours and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 166 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Reading and Nottingham.
1. Are there direct trains from Reading to Nottingham?
Journeys between Reading and Nottingham usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 81 departures on the route from Reading to Nottingham 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 93 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Reading to Nottingham?
The Reading to Nottingham train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Reading to Nottingham train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Nottingham is usually scheduled to depart Reading around 04:40 and the last train is around 00:39.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Reading around 04:40, and the last at 21:45.
What's the Reading to Nottingham train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Reading to Nottingham are $47.92, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $47, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Reading to Nottingham 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 Nottingham by train.
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Which train companies operate between Reading and Nottingham?
More than one train company operates on the route from Reading to Nottingham, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Midlands Trains
- First Great Western
- Great Western Railway
- London Underground
- South West Trains
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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