Duration 1h 59m
Distance 54 miles
Average price £28
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Abbey Wood and Reading takes 1h 59m and the fastest train takes 1h 25m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Abbey Wood to Reading. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Abbey Wood (London)
  2. London Paddington
  3. Reading
1h 27m
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£20 - £44

Abbey Wood to Reading train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Abbey Wood and Reading. The earliest departure is at 05:35 in the morning, and the last departure from Abbey Wood is at 23:24 which arrives into Reading at 01:34. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 59m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Abbey Wood to Reading. However, there are services departing from Abbey Wood (London) and arriving at Reading via Charing Cross station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 27m.

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The distance between Abbey Wood and Reading is 47 miles. The road distance is 54 miles.

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Abbey Wood to Reading train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Abbey Wood (London) station.

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Abbey Wood to Reading train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Reading station.

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