Reading to Hereford by train

  • First train
    08:53
  • Last train
    19:53
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 27m
  • Distance
    137 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 45m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Reading to Hereford by train

Fast trains from Reading to Hereford take around 2 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 137 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Reading and Hereford.

1. Are there direct trains from Reading to Hereford?

Direct trains from Reading to Hereford have been found.

We usually find around 10 direct trains on the route from Reading to Hereford every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 22 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Reading to Hereford?

The Reading to Hereford train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Reading to Hereford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Hereford is usually scheduled to depart Reading around 08:53 and the last train is around 19:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Reading around 08:53, and the last at 18:54.

When to book Reading to Hereford 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 Hereford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Reading and Hereford?

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

  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway

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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