Reading to Rugby by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:15
  • Last train
    21:41
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 26m

Travelling from Reading to Rugby by train

Fast trains from Reading to Rugby take around 1 hour and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 104 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Reading and Rugby.

Are there direct trains from Reading to Rugby?

Journeys between Reading and Rugby usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Reading to Rugby 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 54 departures.

How long is the train journey from Reading to Rugby?

The Reading to Rugby train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Reading to Rugby train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Rugby is usually scheduled to depart Reading around 06:15 and the last train is around 21:45. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Reading around 04:12, and the last at 21:41.

When to book Reading to Rugby 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 Rugby by train.

Which train companies operate between Reading and Rugby?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • Virgin Trains

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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